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  1. Participants sit inside coffins during a "living funeral" event as part of a "dying

    Dying for a better life: South Koreans fake their funerals for life lessons

    A South Korean service is offering free funerals - but only to the living.
  2. FILE PHOTO: A man uses a vape device in this illustration picture

    South Korea warns of 'serious risk' from vaping, considers sales ban

    South Korea on Wednesday (Oct 23) advised people to stop using liquid e-cigarettes due to growing health concerns and vowed to speed up an ...
  3. The Race To 5G
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    Ep 1: The Race To 5G

    South Korea is the first country in the world to launch 5G mobile networks. Why It Matters travels to Seoul to experience how 5G will change the ...
  4. Seoul World City prize

    Commentary: What happens when a megacity shrinks? It's Seoul's fate come 2020

    The South Korean city may lose its megacity status next year. A city with fewer people can be challenging but that is a future to be confronted ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: National flags of South Korea and Japan are displayed during a meeting between Komeito

    Japan embassy in Seoul posts radiation data amid escalating row

    Japan's embassy in South Korea has begun posting data on its website to show there is little difference in radiation levels between the two ...
  6. Guide to Hongdae Seoul South Korea

    The discerning traveller’s guide to Hongdae, Seoul’s coolest neighbourhood

    With great shopping, scrumptious food and design-driven hotels, this buzzy area in the South Korean capital isn’t just for university students ...