1 In 5 Unemployed Young People Give Up Looking For Jobs

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1 in 5 Unemployed Young People Give up Looking for Jobs
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1 in 5 Unemployed Young People Give up Looking for Jobs

Some 329,000 unemployed people have given up looking for jobs and are just staying home, accounting for 22.4 percent of all jobless people, Statistics Korea said Thursday. That is almost twice the number of unemployed young people who are looking for jobs.

Among the jobless young, 256,000 said they have given up looking for work, accounting for 17.4 percent of young unemployed people.

Economists fear that the so-called "NEET" tribe (Not in Education, Employment or Training) is growing. According to the OECD, 18 percent of Koreans between 15 to 29 are NEETs, compared to an average 14.6 percent among OECD nations.

Destroying objects in the 'Rage Room' is attracting young people in Seoul
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Destroying objects in the 'Rage Room' is attracting young people in Seoul

Feeling stressed out and overwhelmed by life these days? If you're in Seoul then you're in luck as 'Seoul Rage Room' just popped up. This 'Rage Room' is gaining popularity among young people in their 20s, looking to relieve their pressures and stress.

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The 'Rage Room' is a room filled with various props one can use to destroy while wearing protection gear such as a hard-hat helmet, safety goggles, and ear muffs. Some props include old CRT TV's, rice cookers, printers, dishes, and more where people can smash these objects using a metal baseball bat in addition to punching the heck out of mannequin dummies.

Apink, Heize, And Park Jin Young Hang Out Together After Party People In Instagram Photo
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Apink, Heize, And Park Jin Young Hang Out Together After Party People In Instagram Photo

Apink, Heize, and Park Jin Young posed for a group photo after recording a show together!

The photo was posted by Apinks Hayoung on Instagram and shows the members and Heize relaxing with Park Jin Young after appearing on his new music show Party People.

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The latest episode of the SBS show displayed a wide range of emotions, as everyone laughed while Apinks Bomi related her wild tactics to avoid recognition at a club, then teared up as Heize performed her emotional cover of Apinks No No No.

WINNER Rocks The Stage On Party People, Reflects On Past With Park Jin Young
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WINNER Rocks The Stage On Party People, Reflects On Past With Park Jin Young

WINNER brought all their charms on the August 27 episode of Park Jin Youngs Party People.

After a medley of their song, including REALLY REALLY and Island, the group sat down to talk with Park Jin Young. Lee Seung Hoon was happy to be reunited with Park Jin Young, who had been his mentor on SBSs K-Pop Star. Park Jin Young told Lee Seung Hoon, It seems like youve clearly entered a more relaxed state. I still have memories of you showing us your artistic side through freestyle, even during the survival rounds when you only had a short amount of time. The host ambushed the young star with a song he prepared so he could show off his impromptu freestyle abilities.

'The Star Next Door' co-stars Han Chae Young and Ji Jin Hee to guest on 'Give Me a Meal'
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'The Star Next Door' co-stars Han Chae Young and Ji Jin Hee to guest on 'Give Me a Meal'

Actresses Han Chae Young and Ji Jin Hee will be guests on JTBC's 'Give Me a Meal'.

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On August 30, reps revealed the two 'The Star Next Door' co-stars filmed with Lee Kyung Kyuand Kang Ho Dongto find dinners in Seoul's Yeonnam neighborhood. Han Chae Young previously appeared on the variety show 'Unnies' Slam Dunk', but viewers are curious about Ji Jin Hee as she hasn't made many variety appearances.