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Korea’s Answer to Netflix & Chill: ‘Wanna Eat Ramen Before You Go?’

Korea’s Answer to Netflix & Chill: ‘Wanna Eat Ramen Before You Go?’

SEOUL, Sept. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Just like the phrase ‘Netflix and Chill’ has become an inseparable part of the modern dating culture in the West in recent years, the lexicon of dating has been expanding on the other side of the world in South Korea also. The newly coined phrase ‘You wanna eat ramen before [...]

Real Love: Koreans Consume the Most Ramen

Real Love: Koreans Consume the Most Ramen

SEJONG, Nov.12 (Korea Bizwire) – Koreans have turned out to be the biggest consumers of instant ramen noodles in the world, feasting on an average of 76 packs of instant ramen noodles every year. Despite the declining growth of the domestic noodle industry, the ramen market has continued to expand, reaching a $180 million export [...]

South Korea ranked No.1 in instant noodle consumption

South Korea ranked No.1 in instant noodle consumption

SEOUL, Sep. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — It turns out that Korean people, well known for their “pali pali” or “hurry, hurry” culture, are really into a bowl of instantly made noodle called ramen. The World Instant Noodles Association announced that Korean people topped a list in terms of average yearly volume of ramen intake, consuming 74.1 packet [...]