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Possible Shift in S. Korean Govt’s “Northern Economic Cooperation” Policy

Possible Shift in S. Korean Govt’s “Northern Economic Cooperation” Policy

SEOUL, May 1 (Korea Bizwire) — A shift in the government’s Northern Economic Cooperation policy is expected as economic cooperation between the two Koreas seems more likely to materialize following the adoption of the Panmunjom Declaration. The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy has initiated internal assessments to prepare for a new age of inter-Korea [...]

Startups Urged to Commercialize Intellectual Property in China

Startups Urged to Commercialize Intellectual Property in China

SEOUL, Apr. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean companies operating in China are being encouraged to make use of the Chinese government’s support for the creation of intellectual property. Speaking to South Korean business owners and students during a forum in Shanghai on Sunday, Seo Dong-wook, the director of the Shanghai branch of the Korean Cultural [...]

S. Korea Discusses Post-Sanctions Economic Cooperation with Sudan

S. Korea Discusses Post-Sanctions Economic Cooperation with Sudan

SEOUL, April 12 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea and Sudan held a high-level policy consultation meeting on Thursday to discuss strengthening economic cooperation in the wake of the lifting of American sanctions on Sudan last year, the foreign ministry here said. Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Affairs Yun Kang-hyeon welcomed the lifting of 20-year-old sanctions and discussed cooperation with Sudan’s Undersecretary Abdel-ghani Elnaim, [...]