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Nuclear energy, Trump assassination attempt, Sue Mi Terry indicted — Ep. 30
Podcast

Nuclear energy, Trump assassination attempt, Sue Mi Terry indicted — Ep. 30

Jeongmin and John discuss recent global events impacting South Korea and preview the upcoming PPP leadership race

Nuclear energy, Trump assassination attempt, Sue Mi Terry indicted — Ep. 30
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 19, 2024
South Korea secures Czech nuclear deal, boosting Yoon’s energy export pledge
Briefings

South Korea secures Czech nuclear deal, boosting Yoon’s energy export pledge

Ongoing intellectual property dispute and potential Trump return pose challenges to Seoul’s expansion plans in Europe

South Korea secures Czech nuclear deal, boosting Yoon’s energy export pledge
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 19, 2024
South Korea’s carbon-free energy plan masks renewable energy inertia
Briefings

South Korea’s carbon-free energy plan masks renewable energy inertia

New carbon-free energy plan aims to boost exports, but minimal increase in renewable targets casts doubt on commitment

South Korea’s carbon-free energy plan masks renewable energy inertia
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 17, 2024
South Korea’s cost-effective guided rocket hits bullseye in US military test
Briefings

South Korea’s cost-effective guided rocket hits bullseye in US military test

LIG Nex1 aims for US export deal after successful evaluation of its cost-effective weapon system

South Korea’s cost-effective guided rocket hits bullseye in US military test
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 16, 2024
Seoul braces for potential US policy shift after Trump assassination attempt
Analysis

Seoul braces for potential US policy shift after Trump assassination attempt

Belief incident will increase Trump’s popularity has investors flocking to overseas assets and domestic defense stocks

Seoul braces for potential US policy shift after Trump assassination attempt
John LeeJohn Lee July 15, 2024
President Yoon Suk-yeol at NATO, employment high and party drama — Ep. 29
Podcast

President Yoon Suk-yeol at NATO, employment high and party drama — Ep. 29

Jeongmin and John discuss Yoon’s NATO meetings, labor ministry data and Han Dong-hoon’s leadership bid

President Yoon Suk-yeol at NATO, employment high and party drama — Ep. 29
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 12, 2024
Tying the knot or not: South Korea’s trend of delayed marriage registration
Analysis

Tying the knot or not: South Korea’s trend of delayed marriage registration

Couples remain single on paper to improve their chances of securing affordable apartments in a competitive market

Tying the knot or not: South Korea’s trend of delayed marriage registration
Hyojin KimHyojin Kim July 12, 2024
South Korea’s job market shines, but economic storm brews
Briefings

South Korea’s job market shines, but economic storm brews

Record-high employment rates mask sectoral challenges, currency pressures and opposition’s push for cash handout

South Korea’s job market shines, but economic storm brews
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 11, 2024
South Korea’s foreign talent push faces hurdles amid aging workforce
Analysis

South Korea’s foreign talent push faces hurdles amid aging workforce

New visa policies aim to attract global expertise as demographic and cultural challenges threaten economic stability

South Korea’s foreign talent push faces hurdles amid aging workforce
John LeeJohn Lee July 10, 2024
South Korea and Thailand hold first Economic Partnership Agreement negotiation
Briefings

South Korea and Thailand hold first Economic Partnership Agreement negotiation

The agreement may ease labor movement, address industry shortages and reinvigorate strained cultural exchanges

South Korea and Thailand hold first Economic Partnership Agreement negotiation
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 10, 2024
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