March 02, 2024
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Unyielding doctor strike, Lee Nak-yon the centrist, reassessing history — Ep. 7
Podcast

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

Unyielding doctor strike, Lee Nak-yon the centrist, reassessing history — Ep. 7
KOREA PROKOREA PRO February 29, 2024
South Korea’s adoption scandal unveils harrowing realities
Analysis

South Korea’s adoption scandal unveils harrowing realities

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

South Korea’s adoption scandal unveils harrowing realities
Joon Ha ParkJoon Ha Park February 28, 2024
South Korea boosts defense exports amid escalating global tensions
Briefings

South Korea boosts defense exports amid escalating global tensions

Increased Eximbank fund aims to aid ROK defense firms in securing large-scale defense contracts, but risks remain

South Korea boosts defense exports amid escalating global tensions
KOREA PROKOREA PRO February 26, 2024
The “Yes Japan” phenomenon faces a reality check in South Korea
Analysis

The “Yes Japan” phenomenon faces a reality check in South Korea

Despite mending ties, public opinion unaffected by diplomacy makes summit with Kishida a political liability for Yoon

The “Yes Japan” phenomenon faces a reality check in South Korea
Benjamin A. EngelBenjamin A. Engel February 19, 2024
South Korea-Japan transport talks resume after eight-year hiatus
Briefings

South Korea-Japan transport talks resume after eight-year hiatus

Renewed dialogue will likely serve as platform to address demographic challenges, carbon neutrality in transport

South Korea-Japan transport talks resume after eight-year hiatus
KOREA PROKOREA PRO February 19, 2024
South Korea-Cuba diplomatic ties present geopolitical, trade wins but face risks
Briefings

South Korea-Cuba diplomatic ties present geopolitical, trade wins but face risks

Seoul’s outreach to Havana marks a pivotal moment amid upcoming US presidential elections and inter-Korean tensions

South Korea-Cuba diplomatic ties present geopolitical, trade wins but face risks
KOREA PROKOREA PRO February 16, 2024
Vietnam’s politics and bureaucracy complicate business partnerships with Korea
Analysis

Vietnam’s politics and bureaucracy complicate business partnerships with Korea

South Korea has heavily invested in Vietnamese market, but talent acquisition and lacking infrastructure create hurdles

Vietnam’s politics and bureaucracy complicate business partnerships with Korea
Jack GreenbergJack Greenberg February 13, 2024
South Korea’s arms sale to Saudi Arabia and confusing election systems — Ep. 4
Podcast

South Korea’s arms sale to Saudi Arabia and confusing election systems — Ep. 4

The Korea Pro team discusses sale of missile interceptors and defense technology leaks

South Korea’s arms sale to Saudi Arabia and confusing election systems — Ep. 4
KOREA PROKOREA PRO February 9, 2024
Tourism recovery sees China nudging tourists from South Korea, other US allies
Analysis

Tourism recovery sees China nudging tourists from South Korea, other US allies

As post-pandemic travel recovers, China encourages citizens to visit Global South rather than ‘unfriendly’ countries

Tourism recovery sees China nudging tourists from South Korea, other US allies
Philip TurnerPhilip Turner February 8, 2024
South Korea’s defense strategy takes flight with Saudi missile sale
Briefings

South Korea’s defense strategy takes flight with Saudi missile sale

The $3.2 billion missile system deal with Saudi Arabia highlights Seoul’s growing influence in the Middle East region

South Korea’s defense strategy takes flight with Saudi missile sale
KOREA PROKOREA PRO February 8, 2024
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