More South Korean men taking paternity leave, becoming stay-home dads

SEOUL – Excited about his first child due early July, e-commerce manager Lee Gyun-hyo has bought and read books about babycare, watched YouTube videos, and asked friends with kids for advice.

He has also applied for three months of paid paternity leave, so he can help his wife take care of their firstborn, expected to be a boy.

Please subscribe or log in to continue reading the full article.

Get unlimited access to all stories at $0.99/month

  • Latest headlines and exclusive stories
  • In-depth analyses and award-winning multimedia content
  • Get access to all with our no-contract promotional package at only $0.99/month for the first 3 months*

*Terms and conditions apply.

Join ST’s Telegram channel here and get the latest breaking news delivered to you.

Source: Read Full Article