Despite being a top recipient of foreign direct investment, South Korea’s business activity potential is not being realised. Do policymakers have the remedy?
Its legal market is destined to open up to US and European firms soon. Korean players are finding ways to power up for the challenge
South Korea News
Taylor Wessing has formed an association with South Korean firm DR & AJU, becoming the latest UK firm to make a move into the jurisdiction.
All the latest partner hires and other appointments within firms and offices in the Asia Pacific region.
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has become the latest international firm to establish a base in Seoul.
South Korea Briefings
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