March 03, 2024
Analysis

Election watch: South Korean opposition in turmoil over how it selects lawmakers

Critics say party is favoring candidates loyal to Lee Jae-myung, eroding public trust and party’s electoral prospects

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Briefings

Trainee doctors walkout tests South Korean government

Trainee doctors walkout tests South Korean government

As trainee doctors continue their walkout despite return-to-work deadline, the government weighs punitive responses

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KOREA PROMarch 1, 2024
Podcast

Unyielding doctor strike, Lee Nak-yon the centrist, reassessing history — Ep. 7

Unyielding doctor strike, Lee Nak-yon the centrist, reassessing history — Ep. 7

The Korea Pro team discusses the ongoing medical standoff, Lee Nak-yon's centrism, and historical revisionism

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KOREA PROFebruary 29, 2024
Analysis

Why South Korea’s urban expansion is a double-edged sword for growth

Why South Korea’s urban expansion is a double-edged sword for growth

The Yoon administration’s plans to develop military lands raise questions on speculation and national defense

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Lina ParkFebruary 29, 2024
Briefings

Fertility freefall challenges South Korea’s demographic stability

Fertility freefall challenges South Korea’s demographic stability

As birth rates plummet, the implications for education, health and politics grow dire

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KOREA PROFebruary 29, 2024
Analysis

South Korea’s adoption scandal unveils harrowing realities

South Korea’s adoption scandal unveils harrowing realities

Adoptees and advocates push for transparency as investigations shed light on decades of misconduct

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Joon Ha ParkFebruary 28, 2024
Briefings

South Korea’s ruling party’s climate commitment clashes with nuclear ambitions

South Korea’s ruling party’s climate commitment clashes with nuclear ambitions

Han Dong-hoon’s pledge to combat climate change recognizes issue as critical for nation’s economic growth

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KOREA PROFebruary 28, 2024
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