Editor’s pick

Kakao Wallet, A New Mobile Payments Solution From Kakao Corp. Should be Here in Septmber
Seoul City Plans To Ban Uber, While Planning Launch Of Its Own Smartphone Taxi Service
Rumours of a Line Corp. Public Listing Intensify on Information Leaked by ‘Insiders’
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Kakao Wallet, A New Mobile Payments Solution From Kakao Corp. Should be Here in Septmber
Kakao Corp., the company behind Korea’s biggest mobile messaging platform, aims to launch a wallet service in the next...
Seoul City Plans To Ban Uber, While Planning Launch Of Its Own Smartphone Taxi Service
Is Korea once again employing protectionist policies rather than embracing the opportunity presented by progress? Seoul is proud of...
Rumours of a Line Corp. Public Listing Intensify on Information Leaked by ‘Insiders’
After a period of rampant speculations it has been reported that Line Corp.,which now boasts almost half a billion...
Korea’s Entrepreneurs Garner Global Validation As Local ‘Startup’ Valuations Soar Into The Billions
This article was co-authored by Alan McGlade (Digital Entertainment Ventures) and Nathan Millard (beSUCCESS) and appeared on Forbes on...
Foreign-Owned NYK Media Group Helps Korean Startups and SMEs Communicate Effectively in English
“Touch Your Customers… Appropriately” Does the English in the above picture seem awkward to you? Let’s take a moment...
Softbank Ventures Korea and Qualcomm Ventures invest into last-mile online delivery service “Naldo”
Naldo today announced its Series A investment from Softbank Ventures Korea and Qualcomm Ventures. After an initial angel funding...
Taiwanese Startup WritePath Secures $500k, Expands EdTech Solutions for Korean Students
Writepath Inc. has recently secured $500k from B-Dash Ventures and Pinehurst Advisors. The team intends to use the funds...
Working in Korea as a Foreigner: Understanding Korean Visas
As Korea continues to brand itself as a startup nation, increasingly foreigners are becoming interested in joining Korean startups...
Korean Food Delivery & Marketing Are Going Digital, Present Huge Growth Opportunity For Innovators
You need only check out professional eaters on YouTube or Psy’s latest video to see that eating is a...
Korean Navigation Company, KimGisa, Plans Stage 1 in Asia location-based Marketing Takeover
Imagine if department stores in busy urban shopping districts could lock-in customers travelling into the area, before they even...
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Asia

Rumours of a Line Corp. Public Listing Intensify on Information Leaked by ‘Insiders’:
Meet Eight Accelerators in Seoul That Aim To Change The Fortunes of Startups in Korea and Beyond:
Cyber Agent Ventures’ Rising Expo Finals in Tokyo Set To Catalyze Their Position in Asia’s Startup Scene:
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Global Startups

Taiwanese Startup WritePath Secures $500k, Expands EdTech Solutions for Korean Students:
The Future is Asia: Perspectives from beLAUNCH Speaker, Soujanya Bhumkar:
Another One Bites The Dust: Groupon, Another Global Tech Corporation Plans Exit From Korea:
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