* Date : 2017-02-16
Business Daily Ep.485
Data theft via overseas buying
Buying products from overseas directly via the internet has become hot among cost-savvy consumers in Korea. This has also led to more credit card data theft, reminding consumers to be more vigilant while online.
Commercial vs. state-run banks
As entire industries undergo restructuring amid a low interest rate environment, the fear was that Korea's major banks would take a hit. The reality is turning out to be quite different. Commercial banks are turning around profits, while state-run banks are being bogged down by the costs. We discuss the why with an expert.