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Korea better than China for doing business
Doing business in Korea can be challenging, but very rewarding, according to Simon Bureau, chairman of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Korea (CanCham Korea).
Can Seoul jewelry fair gain sparkle?
Diamonds, platinum, gold and pearl jewelry sparkled at the 8th Jewel Fair Korea 2010, which kicked off its four-day run on Thursday at the COEX Hall, southern Seoul.
Foreign fast fashion brands cost 40% more in Seoul
Shoppers may flock to fast fashion brands such as Zara, H&M and Forever 21 for their ``cheap but chic'' designs, but not everyone is happy with the prices in Seoul.
Expert Warns Korean Brands Against Complacency
Top Korean companies such as Samsung, Hyundai and LG are fast becoming iconic brands, but Martin Roll, a leading expert in branding, warns against becoming too complacent.
KGCCI Elects Cho Hae-hyeong as New Chairman
The Korean-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KGCCI) named Cho Hae-hyeong, chairman of Nara Holdings, as its new chairman.
Tax, Visa Pose Hurdles for Foreign Entrepreneurs
While some say establishing a business in Seoul is becoming easier, there are still a handful of challenges facing foreign entrepreneurs.
Hyundai Continues Joy Ride
Hyundai-Kia Automotive Group, the world's No. 6 automaker, saw upside momentum this week, which boosted the outfit's attempt to climb global rankings.
IMF Expects Korean GDP to Grow 4.5%
The Korean economy is expected to grow by 4.5 percent this year, amid the backdrop of a "balanced and vigorous" recovery in Asia, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Wednesday.
Album Reviews
With his latest album ``Raymond vs. Raymond,'' Usher is bent on reestablishing his reputation as the King of R&B. He opens with signature dance tracks ``Monstar'' and ``Hey Daddy (Daddy's Home),'' surefire ways to get listeners grooving on the dance floor.
Clarkson to Perform in May, Mika in June
American pop star Kelly Clarkson, the winner of the first American Idol, will be hitting the stage in Seoul for the first time in May.