The top 31 chaebols, including LG and Hyundai, made 66 per cent of all South Korea’s exports in 2018 – but TV dramas aside, who are the country’s wealthiest, and most eligible, heirs?
K-pop trainees go through rigorous preparation, lasting from 3 to 7 years before they appear on stage, during which time they spend 24 hours a day living with team members in a restricted environment
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BTS’ Jimin, Sunny from Girls’ Generation and actress Sulli feel the ire of Japanese fans, while Song Hye-kyo somehow avoids the blame game