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South Korea's THAAD deployment evoked a strong negative response from China. Beijing took visible economic retaliatory measures against Seoul, as it perceives the defensive upgrade as a threat to national security and disagrees on the decision. Naturally Korean businesses took huge hits, but is there more to such developments than meets the eye? We report on the implications that other factors may be playing... on dwindling exports to the biggest market in Asia.
In the second half of the year, recruitment for Korean companies is in full swing. President Moon Jae-in has made employment one of his top priorities, and people are expecting changes to hiring methods and increased job openings. We analyze the government’s five year job creation roadmap and look at employment trends in the second half of 2017.