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23 pct of S. Korean Singles Say They Don’t Plan to Have Children: Poll

23 pct of S. Korean Singles Say They Don’t Plan to Have Children: Poll

SEOUL, Jan. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Nearly one out of four single South Koreans don’t want to have babies, even after they marry, due to concerns over child-rearing costs, a survey showed Tuesday. According to a survey by matchmaking agency Duo Info Corp., 37.6 percent of unmarried respondents said they want to have a child [...]

More S. Korean Singles Look at Family Background to Find a Perfect Spouse

More S. Korean Singles Look at Family Background to Find a Perfect Spouse

SEOUL, Dec. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — An increasing number of South Korean singles are considering family background as an important quality to find a “perfect match”, while age difference is becoming less of an issue. Duo Human Life Research Institute conducted a survey of South Korean citizens between 25 and 39 years of age, asking [...]

Study Shows Singles Dream About Travelling and Home Decoration as Newlyweds

Study Shows Singles Dream About Travelling and Home Decoration as Newlyweds

SEOUL, Nov. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Asked on what they fantasize about when they think of life as a newlywed, most singles in their 20s and 30s said they would like to regularly travel overseas and decorate their new home. Duo, a matchmaking information service, asked 419 singles about the fantasies they have about newly-married [...]

Korean Speed Dating Project Attracts Keen Participants

Korean Speed Dating Project Attracts Keen Participants

SEONGNAM, South Korea, Aug 20 (Korea Bizwire) – A speed dating project,’ named ‘Saemaul’ after the famous political initiative ‘The New Community Movement’ of the seventies in Korea and in memory of its forward-heading spirit, will be hosted in the city of Seongnam, Korea on August 24. More than 200 young men and women will participate [...]