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Koreans More Distrustful than in the Past

Koreans More Distrustful than in the Past

SEOUL, Aug. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — The results of a survey that asked South Koreans about their trust in others revealed that the level trust among Koreans has fallen significantly over the past 30 years. In addition, the level of “social capital” within society was found to be extremely low. Professor Kim Hui-sam at the [...]

[Stats] Perception of Korea:How Advanced Nations Visualize Korean Society

[Stats] Perception of Korea:How Advanced Nations Visualize Korean Society

[Related Article] How Foreigners Visualize Korea: Samsung and High-tech to Be Reminded of First (Korea Bizwire, April 24) About a half of the people in developed countries named “Samsung” and “high-tech” as the words best describing Korea. On April 23, the Institute for International Trade, the research arm of the Korea International Trade Association said that [...]