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Capitalism with South Korean characteristics
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Capitalism with South Korean characteristics

'Preferred Stocks' offer attractive yields for short- to medium-term investors — and bigger payoffs in the long term

Capitalism with South Korean characteristics
Daniel TudorDaniel Tudor May 17, 2022
How politicization of South Korea’s COVID-19 response has undercut its successes
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How politicization of South Korea’s COVID-19 response has undercut its successes

Moon administration has failed to adapt its approach to address changing situation and economic pain, experts say

How politicization of South Korea’s COVID-19 response has undercut its successes
Sooyoung OhSooyoung Oh May 3, 2022
What South Koreans care about most as Yoon Suk-yeol enters office
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What South Koreans care about most as Yoon Suk-yeol enters office

Incoming president faces sizable hurdles to domestic agenda but will have a freer hand to improve ties with Japan

What South Koreans care about most as Yoon Suk-yeol enters office
Karl FriedhoffKarl Friedhoff May 3, 2022
What to expect from the South Korean economy under Yoon Suk-yeol
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What to expect from the South Korean economy under Yoon Suk-yeol

Inflation not particularly high in the country, but long-term trends point to serious risk of stagnation under Yoon

What to expect from the South Korean economy under Yoon Suk-yeol
Peter WardPeter Ward May 2, 2022
New activity at North Korean COVID quarantine zone may signal goods on the move
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New activity at North Korean COVID quarantine zone may signal goods on the move

Imported goods from China might be leaving border disinfection area 3 months after arriving

New activity at North Korean COVID quarantine zone may signal goods on the move
Colin ZwirkoColin Zwirko April 20, 2022
New imagery shows scope of damage at South Korean resorts in North Korea
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New imagery shows scope of damage at South Korean resorts in North Korea

DPRK appears to have mostly torn down floating hotel, but cause of wildfire at Ananti golf course still unclear

New imagery shows scope of damage at South Korean resorts in North Korea
Colin ZwirkoColin Zwirko April 18, 2022
Forest fire rips through North Korea’s Mount Kumgang golf resort: State media
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Forest fire rips through North Korea’s Mount Kumgang golf resort: State media

Pyongyang claims efforts to stop fire at ROK-owned resort that Kim Jong Un ordered destroyed in 2019

Forest fire rips through North Korea’s Mount Kumgang golf resort: State media
Colin ZwirkoColin Zwirko April 12, 2022
North Korea begins demolishing $75 million South Korean golf resort: Imagery
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North Korea begins demolishing $75 million South Korean golf resort: Imagery

Ananti Golf and Spa Resort appears to be latest ROK asset targeted for removal after DPRK began dismantling hotel

North Korea begins demolishing $75 million South Korean golf resort: Imagery
Colin ZwirkoColin Zwirko April 11, 2022
North Korea resumes upgrades at Russian border ahead of possible trade restart
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North Korea resumes upgrades at Russian border ahead of possible trade restart

Satellite imagery also shows imports nearing end of reported 3-month quarantine at facility near Chinese border

North Korea resumes upgrades at Russian border ahead of possible trade restart
Colin ZwirkoColin Zwirko April 6, 2022
Russian provincial official says North Korean workers needed amid labor shortage
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Russian provincial official says North Korean workers needed amid labor shortage

Expert says Moscow might allow DPRK workers despite sanctions if it thinks it cannot salvage reputation after Ukraine

Russian provincial official says North Korean workers needed amid labor shortage
Ifang BremerIfang Bremer April 5, 2022
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