June 12, 2024
Analysis

South Korea’s sluggish renewable energy transition puts economy at risk

Falling behind other developed nations in clean energy adoption will hinder country’s competitiveness and reputation

John LeeJohn LeeJune 12, 2024

ANALYSIS, OPINION & MORE

Briefings

South Korea’s carbon reduction efforts face European scrutiny at trade meeting

South Korea’s carbon reduction efforts face European scrutiny at trade meeting

Slow progress in renewable energy adoption and spent nuclear fuel solutions leave country vulnerable

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KOREA PROJune 13, 2024
Briefings

South Korea eyes Turkmenistan’s natural gas reserves amid political uncertainty

South Korea eyes Turkmenistan’s natural gas reserves amid political uncertainty

South Korea secures energy and infrastructure partnerships, but Turkmen power struggle and economic woes raise concern

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KOREA PROJune 12, 2024
Analysis

What’s in a name? For South Koreans, a chance at a better life

What’s in a name? For South Koreans, a chance at a better life

As family structures evolve and individualism grows, more South Koreans are adopting new names to reflect their identity

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Hyojin KimJune 11, 2024
Briefings

Yoon embarks on Central Asian economic diplomacy amid inter-Korean tensions

Yoon embarks on Central Asian economic diplomacy amid inter-Korean tensions

South Korean president seeks to expand business ties while facing potential criticism and provocations from North Korea

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KOREA PROJune 11, 2024
Analysis

Distorted wealth perceptions make young South Koreans feel poorer than they are

Distorted wealth perceptions make young South Koreans feel poorer than they are

As celebrities and peers flaunt luxurious lives, many people feel left behind and less open to marriage and children

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Junghyun SongJune 10, 2024
Briefings

Yoon’s oil and gas announcement may be a strategic move in Japan negotiations

Yoon’s oil and gas announcement may be a strategic move in Japan negotiations

The potential discovery in the East Sea comes as a critical agreement with Japan is set to expire in 2028

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KOREA PROJune 10, 2024
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