Entries tagged "South Korea"

  • 2018 KITA-CSIS Reconnecting Asia Conference | Oct. 25, 2018, 2:18 p.m.

    On September 18, 2018, the Reconnecting Asia Project and the Korea International Trade Association (KITA) hosted “Looking North: Korea in a Reconnecting Asia,” a half-day conference that explored Korea’s ambitious plans for connectivity.

  • View All Analysis | Sept. 17, 2018, 8:57 a.m.

    Browse our analysis section for news and articles on topics such as China's Belt and Road Initiative (OBOR), the Competing Visions of Japan, India, and other regional powers, and the stakes for U.S. policy.

  • Korean Peninsula Anticipates Infrastructure Development | July 17, 2018, 9:37 a.m.

    Due to highly anticipated infrastructure development and manufacturing potential in North Korea, South Korean banks are rushing to hire experts on North Korea.

  • Two Koreas to Improve North's Roads | June 29, 2018, 9:27 a.m.

    North and South Korea have agreed to improve two roads in the North, the Route Donghae on the east coast and the Route Gyeongeui in the western interior, paving the way to deepen economic cooperation between the two countries.

  • Railroads to Economically Reconnect Korea | May 2, 2018, 9:44 a.m.

    Warming ties between North and South Korea have raised hopes for investment in North Korean and inter-Korean railways. South Korea has begun tentative preparations for the construction and modernization of railway connections along the North Korean Coast, paving the way for future economic cooperation between the two Koreas.

  • South Korea’s Infrastructure Vision | April 24, 2018, 10:34 a.m.

    In the face of uncertainty about how the U.S. and China will respond to regional challenges, South Korea will likely continue to opt for flexible partnerships, such as with Russia, where specific interests overlap or converge.

  • South Korea’s Emerging Vision | Dec. 15, 2017, 9:40 a.m.

    During his recent trip to Beijing, South Korean president Moon Jae-in sought to advance his “New Northern Policy." As Moon's regional vision comes into focus, its most profound implications could be long term.

  • South Korea Seeks a BRI Role | Dec. 13, 2017, 9:25 a.m.

    South Korean President Moon Jae-in is to start a four-day state visit to China starting today.

  • ASEAN+3 Discuss Region's Infrastructure Order | Aug. 7, 2017, 8:32 a.m.

    At a recent meeting, the foreign ministers of the ASEAN countries along with Japan, China, and South Korea held discussions on the region's infrastructure and maritime order.

  • AIIB Preps for Second Annual Meeting | June 14, 2017, 8:29 a.m.

    The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank is preparing to hold its second annual meeting on June 16 - 18 in Jeju South Korea.

  • AIIB Gathers in South Korea | June 12, 2017, 11:59 a.m.

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  • S. Korea Invests Heavily in Turkey's Infrastructure | May 23, 2017, 9:21 a.m.

    South Korean companies are investing heavily in Turkey, including a number of large-scale Infrastructure projects, taking advantage of a free trade agreement that took effect in 2013.

  • Driverless in Eurasia | Feb. 14, 2017, 11:15 a.m.

    Autonomous vehicles have the potential to re-shape the continent of Asia’s economic geography, but they face infrastructure challenges unique to the region.

  • 17 Projects to Watch in 2017 | Dec. 21, 2016, 9 a.m.

    A selection of the top projects we’re watching this year.