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Why South Korea’s e-commerce boom faces global integration hurdles
Analysis

Why South Korea’s e-commerce boom faces global integration hurdles

Record sales spurred by Chinese platforms contrast with challenges in growing Korea’s digital market presence abroad

Why South Korea’s e-commerce boom faces global integration hurdles
Irina KorgunIrina Korgun February 20, 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
New legislation to protect cryptocurrency exchange users faces mixed reactions
Analysis

New legislation to protect cryptocurrency exchange users faces mixed reactions

Some experts raise concerns that stringent regulations could prove too challenging for local blockchain enterprises

New legislation to protect cryptocurrency exchange users faces mixed reactions
Joon Ha ParkJoon Ha Park February 14, 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
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
South Korea’s fighter jet project hits turbulence amid tech theft saga
Analysis

South Korea’s fighter jet project hits turbulence amid tech theft saga

Allegations of espionage by Indonesian engineers put a spotlight on security and trust in defense collaborations

South Korea’s fighter jet project hits turbulence amid tech theft saga
John LeeJohn Lee February 7, 2024
Chinese chip firm’s investment in South Korea may skirt US trade restrictions
Briefings

Chinese chip firm’s investment in South Korea may skirt US trade restrictions

Konfoong’s Asan plant investment may signal South Korea’s chip maneuvering amid growing trade protectionism

Chinese chip firm’s investment in South Korea may skirt US trade restrictions
KOREA PROKOREA PRO February 7, 2024
South Korea ramps up drone production amid North’s advances
Briefings

South Korea ramps up drone production amid North’s advances

Seoul’s advanced MUAVs will aid South Korea counter the DPRK’s drones but could cause tensions with US over competition

South Korea ramps up drone production amid North’s advances
KOREA PROKOREA PRO January 26, 2024
South Korea bets big on webtoons, equity questions surface
Briefings

South Korea bets big on webtoons, equity questions surface

South Korea sets ambitious targets but faces concerns over uneven industry support

South Korea bets big on webtoons, equity questions surface
KOREA PROKOREA PRO January 25, 2024
South Korea to triple prison sentences to battle unprecedented tech leaks
Briefings

South Korea to triple prison sentences to battle unprecedented tech leaks

New legal initiatives aim to fortify South Korea’s technological edge against foreign espionage

South Korea to triple prison sentences to battle unprecedented tech leaks
KOREA PROKOREA PRO January 22, 2024
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