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K-pop: South Korea’s New Economic Growth Engine

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

South Korea’s highly-developed IT industry is a technical marvel, and Korea was the first emerging nation to host the G20 Summit, when the group of 20 top world leaders gathered in Seoul in 2010 to talk about the global economy. In addition to the IT economic flow, there has been a cultural movement known as Hallyu, or the Korean Wave.

Dilip Sundaram

Q&A with Dilip Sundaram

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Dilip Sundaram joined the Mahindra Group as Senior Vice President of Corporate Finance and Strategic Development in 2010, and was promoted to Co-Receiver of Ssangyong Motor Company in January 2011. In March 2011, he was made Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Ssangyong Motor Company in which capacity he currently serves. He holds an MBA from the University of Rochester’s William E.

Kim Ha-neul

The Hardest Part Was My Visibility: Kim Ha-Neul

Monday, October 3rd, 2011

Blind comes at a time when the genre exploration which has taken place in the Korean film industry in the last few years has led to demands that moviemakers reach deeper and further for their subject matter.

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Shout to Korea, Action!

Friday, September 30th, 2011

Besides Korea’s well known cell phone, semi-conductor and shipbuilding industries, Korean film has also become globally renowned. The industry went through rapid growth in various areas over the last decade and achieved significant developments in its quantity.

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Success Story of KakaoTalk, the Korean Twitter

Monday, September 12th, 2011

The Korean technology industry was perceived as an imitator a decade ago, but it has recently moved firmly into the realm of industry leadership as an Internet-enabled innovator. Samsung dominates the global market in memory chips and flat-screen televisions, while LG is the world's top producer of air conditioners.

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Bollywood Shares Its Greatest Love as PiFan Closes

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

The 15th annual Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival (July 14-24) in Korea opened with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's The Greatest Love Story Ever Told, the Bollywood documentary celebrating Indian musicals. The film made its world premiere at the Festival de Cannes out of competition and made the Asian premier at PiFan this past July.

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