Corruption in South Korean politics is as normal as butter on bread. Moon Jae-in is calling for a strong anti-corruption body resembling those in Hong Kong and Singapore. Can South Korea follow their models and clean up its act?
South Korea's electronics exports to China have more than halved since 2015. What's causing Chinese consumers to shun once-beloved South Korean electronics?
Lured by reams of big data and potential self-driving vehicle sales, South Korean chaebol Hyundai Motor and Samsung Electronics want a piece of Grab and other mobility opportunities in Southeast Asia.
South Korean capital Seoul is home to some 17,000 cafés, with one on practically every street corner. Why are there so many, and can the market possibly grow even more?
Average Seoulites spend almost 15 percent of their waking hours on the daily commute. Meet the companies turning wasted time into business opportunities, and making life easier in the process.
South Korea's K-webtoons are gaining popularity in Southeast Asian countries, especially Thailand and Indonesia. Can titles like "I am Gangnam Beauty" and "Lookism" become as big a hit as K-pop in the region?
Turn on the TV in South Korea; so many channels are dedicated to home shopping. Even Miranda Kerr appeared on such a South Korean channel, twice. Are they profitable? What are the reasons?
The Galaxy S9, Samsung Electronics’ latest smartphone, is 20 percent cheaper in the United States than in South Korea. Are South Korean consumers being ripped off, or are Americans benefiting from pure economy of scale?