The lure of Korean jobs among Nepali youths

In 2008, a total of 31,525 Nepalis had applied for Korean language proficiency tests. The number has risen over five-fold in a decade and half since. The lure of Korean jobs among Nepali youths
Youths, who were barred from language test for jobs in Korea, protest at Balkumari on December 29. Post Photo: Deepak kc
Prithivi Man Shrestha
Published at : January 7, 2024
Updated at : January 7, 2024 15:45

Prithivi Man Shrestha

Prithvi Man Shrestha is a political reporter for The Kathmandu Post, covering the governance-related issues including corruption and irregularities in the government machinery. Before joining The Kathmandu Post in 2009, he worked at and Rising Nepal primarily covering the issues of political and economic affairs for three years.