South Korea

  • South Korea exports to UAE reach $2.95 billion
    Oct 03, 2017 By Noni Edwards | Special to GN Focus
    As the Republic of Korea observes its National Foundation Day, we look at the country’s strong bilateral ties with the UAE
  • Korean startup scene heats up
    Oct 31, 2016 deepak karambelkar
    It’s not cheap to set out alone, but more entrepreneurs are reaping the rewards
  • #MySouthKorea
    Oct 30, 2016 Noni Edwards | Special to GN Focus
    UAE-based expats from the Republic of Korea tell GN Focus all about their country and its culture
  • South Korea: A song for every mood
    Oct 30, 2016 Tania Bhattacharya | Special to GN Focus
    Being invited to a noraebang is a rite of passage into Korean culture and way of life
  • South Korean giants join autonomous race
    Oct 30, 2016 By Suparna Dutt D’Cunha | Special to GN Focus
    Hyundai and Samsung among those betting on the automotive market to drive growth
  • UAE-Korea ties stronger than ever
    Oct 30, 2016 Eduan R. Maggo | Editor — Country Guides
    Ambassador Park says Barakah power plant cemented a mutually beneficial relationship
  • City near the North Korean border seems country's gamers going to great lengths to capture Pokemon
  • New devices will let you leave your phone at home but it isn’t without its challenges
  • Retail and education predicted to be the next frontier for VR and augmented reality
  • Tough decisions like the S7 camera deliver near 2-year high in mobile profit
  • The show uses k-pop and k-drama’s script of attractive leads, melodrama and romance
  • #MyKorea: Diplomat Heo Nam Duk
    Apr 07, 2016 By Eduan R. Maggo | Editor — Country Guides
    Heo Nam Duk, South Korean Consul-General to Dubai, UAE, gives his take on the country
  • Daebak! K-pop comes to Abu Dhabi!
    Mar 15, 2016 By GN Focus staff
    The first Korean cultural convention here will feature music, food and other events
  • Seoul's soul food
    Nov 08, 2015 By Noni Edwards | Special to GN Focus
    South Korea’s food porn superstars take gastronomic voyeurism to the next level — in the process introducing the unique flavours of hansik to the rest of the world
  • UAE-Korea: A strategic partnership
    Nov 05, 2015 By Eduan R. Maggo | Editor — Country Guides, By Eduan R. Maggo | Editor — Country Guides
    After consolidating trade in traditional sectors, South Korea and the UAE expand cooperation in new areas such as defence and health care
  • Travel: The best festivals in South Korea
    Nov 05, 2015 By D. Hari Nair | Special to GN Focus
    With a multifaceted culture, history and tradition, South Korea has a lot to offer, and visiting different festivals is among the best ways to experience it