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* Date : 2017-03-20
Business Daily Ep.506
Korea home to 2 mil. foreigners
The number of foreigners residing in Korea for a year or longer surpassed 2 million last year. In light of the country's falling birthrate, some are calling on the government to revise its immigration policy to encourage permanent settlement in order to boost Korea's year-to-year economic growth.
Running errands during a busy week can sometimes seem almost impossible especially here in Korea, where many people work long hours into the night. And this might just explain why we have been seeing so many of those self-service systems pop up these days.