People & Interviews

Kim Yong Kook

For decades, the Korean government has courted foreign investment and has, for the most part, been rewarded with a thriving business culture on the peninsula.


“If the applicant drops names including mine, do not hire the person.” Mirae Asset Chairman Park Hyeon-joo wrote in his autobiography. Park is known for putting HR at the center of Mirae Asset Financial Group and cherry-picking talent


“South Korea's geopolitical characteristics have made the country accumulate first-hand experiences with cyber crimes such as cyber attack thought to have originated in North Korea and voice


What does the future of Korean politics look like? Jung Yeon-tae, Chairman of the Innovation Forum for Nation, set great store by the need to introduce ‘cyber’ political parties to the country.


Mirae Asset Daewoo said that  Park Hyeon-joo, chairman of Mirae Asset Group, took office as chief of Mirae Asset Daewoo on May 13.

Choe Nam-suk, Executive Vice President, Korea IT Times and H.E. Md. Zulfiqur Rahman

On the occasion of 45th anniversary of the Independence and National Day of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Choe Nam-suk, Executive Vice President of Korea IT Times,


It’s been confirmed that Kim Ghee-whan, Consul General of the Republic of Korea in New York, is being investigated for allegedly having used government money to pay personal expenses and bossed around consulate staff.

Park Young taek

ETRI’s exobrain will face off against human contestants on a televised quiz show in October. This time, it is a quiz show. As we leave the historic Lee Sedol and AlphaGo Go match behind, a human vs. AI quiz show is now in the wings to

Lee Young-sang

The explosion of data on the internet in recent years is mindboggling – so much so that the actual number of bytes is completely meaningless for most people.


On March 28, Park Jeong-won, the eldest son of former Doosan Group Chairman Park Yong-kon, took office as chairman of South Korean engineering and construction conglomerate Doosan Group


On Mar. 3, Lotte Group Chairman Shin Dong-bin met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi at Lotte Hotel Seoul, located in the heart of Seoul in Sogong-dong. Chairman Shin explained


“I’ve committed to spreading Government 3.0 over the past one year and 2 months. As a result, public awareness of Government 3.0 has increased from 35 percent to 47 percent.

Choi Yang-hee Minister

Delivering a New Year's address at the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning (MSIP), Minister Choi Yang-hee spoke about Qin Shi Huang’s empire protected by

Shin Dong-bin, chairman of Lotte Group and the Korea Ski Association, is set to donate 5 billion won for the test event of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic, according to the company on Sunday.

Peter Schreyer, president and chief design officer at Hyundai Motor Group, has stressed that the Kia all-new K7 is the future of Kia’s design.


In December 2015, professor Cho Sung-kap was appointed as the 4th chairman of the Korean Ethics Council on the Internet.

Lee Boo-Jin, president of Hotel Shilla and eldest daughter of Samsung Group Chairman Lee Kun-hee, ended her 17 years of marriage with her husband Lim Woo-jae, former chief of Samsung
Seo Jong-dae, CEO of the KAB

“Standing at the forefront of the “Government 3.0” vision, we make more public data, especially property market information, available to the public, thereby serving as a ‘public compass’ for property market navigation.”


Hanmi Pharmaceutical founder and chairman Lim Sung-ki will transfer his company shares, worth 110 billion won, as gifts to Hanmi Pharmaceutical employees.


SK Group's chairman Chey Tae-won, who recently admitted his extra-marital affair, said through the company's official that "Everything is my fault and I feel greatly responsible

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