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High-End Seoul Apartment Complex Hosts Marriage Matchmaking for Single Residents

High-End Seoul Apartment Complex Hosts Marriage Matchmaking for Single Residents

SEOUL, May 16 (Korea Bizwire) – A luxury apartment complex in Seoul’s affluent Banpo-dong neighborhood has garnered attention for an unconventional service: facilitating marriages among its single residents. According to real estate industry sources, an online community called Raemian One Bailey Marriage Information Group is actively operating within the Raemian One Bailey apartment complex. The group, [...]

Facing Birth Rate Crisis, South Korean Province Launches Matchmaking Efforts

Facing Birth Rate Crisis, South Korean Province Launches Matchmaking Efforts

ANDONG, Apr. 3 (Korea Bizwire) – In a bid to tackle dwindling birth rates, the government of North Gyeongsang Province announced on April 2 that it will implement a “matchmaking package program” aimed at bringing together singles.  The initiative will provide opportunities for unmarried men and women to meet through hobby clubs catering to interests like [...]

Controversy Surrounds Municipalities’ Matchmaking Events as Birthrate Declines

Controversy Surrounds Municipalities’ Matchmaking Events as Birthrate Declines

SEOUL, July 10 (Korea Bizwire) — Controversy is looming over the efforts of local governments to hold ‘matchmaking’ events as a solution to the pervasive low birthrate. The Saha District in Busan announced on Sunday that it will host a matchmaking event next year to address the low marriage and birthrate problems. Similarly, the municipality [...]

Public Agencies Host Series of Controversial Matchmaking Events to Foster Marriage

Public Agencies Host Series of Controversial Matchmaking Events to Foster Marriage

INCHEON, Jan. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Public agencies in the city of Incheon are raising controversy after having held a series of events aimed at helping to connect single men and women in local communities. Incheon’s Seo District hosted a matchmaking event for single men and women last Saturday at a local institute in Incheon’s [...]