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End Point



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South Korea used to be sleepy and cautious compared to Asian rivals. But these days it’s causing headaches for business leaders from Singapore to Tokyo. Closer to home, we’re packing up for the our big move.

Asia, Europe, Singapore, South Korea, Tokyo

I’m not quite sure where the first half of Q1 went but I have suspicion that a large portion of it was lost on the frenzied streets of Seoul in mid-January. While Korea’s always been a regular part of our Asia beat (rewind to our K-Pop boy band cover four years ago, our coverage of KAIST, our Expo on the shipbuilding yards of Busan) it’s also started to expand as a market for readers and our retail activities.

My monthly trips to visit our bureau in Tokyo now involve a jaunt over to Seoul to keep an eye on developments in the market. The opening…


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