May 26, 2024
Analysis

China’s path to regional leadership remains uncertain despite diplomatic pivot

While a trilateral summit with South Korea and Japan may ease tensions, challenges persist for Beijing

John PetrushkaJohn PetrushkaMay 24, 2024

ANALYSIS, OPINION & MORE

Podcast

Samsung’s new chipmaker head, short-selling ban, overseas purchases — Ep. 21

Samsung’s new chipmaker head, short-selling ban, overseas purchases — Ep. 21

The Korea Pro team discusses a range of business and economic issues that dominated the headlines in the past week

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KOREA PROMay 24, 2024
Briefings

South Korea’s chip industry faces uphill battle despite massive support package

South Korea’s chip industry faces uphill battle despite massive support package

$19 billion investment fails to tackle key challenges as Taiwan’s TSMC outpaces in R&D spending and government support

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KOREA PROMay 24, 2024
Analysis

ROK parliament threatens to override Yoon veto, and undermine his presidency

ROK parliament threatens to override Yoon veto, and undermine his presidency

Some ruling party members appear willing to back investigation into marine’s death, siding with opposition over Yoon

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John LeeMay 23, 2024
Briefings

South Korea extends short-selling ban pending “reliable system” implementation

South Korea extends short-selling ban pending “reliable system” implementation

While aiming to curb illegal practices, prolonged ban may impact market efficiency and investor confidence

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KOREA PROMay 23, 2024
Analysis

Gyeonggi Province’s book removals from school libraries spark fierce debate

Gyeonggi Province’s book removals from school libraries spark fierce debate

Educators and conservative groups clash over the impact on students’ access to information on sensitive topics

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Joon Ha Park | Lina ParkMay 22, 2024
Briefings

South Korea’s foreign minister seeks to bolster ties with Latin America

South Korea’s foreign minister seeks to bolster ties with Latin America

Cho Tae-yul meets with 17 ambassadors, discusses cooperation in defense, aerospace and electric vehicles

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KOREA PROMay 22, 2024
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