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South Korea

Selected Websites for this area

Business & Economy Business
The official website of the Republic of Korea, featuring investment and economic reports.

The Korea Herald
South Korean online news centre, including articles on finance, industry, and economy. The site is part of Herald Media Inc. and combines business and finance information with cultural and entertainment news.

Office Space in South Korea
Browse and view executive suites and office space available in Seoul, Busan and other major cities.


Ministry of Environment of South Korea
As the branch of government in charge of environmental protection for South Korea, the Ministry of Environment works towards protecting the national territory from threats of environmental pollution. They are responsible for the enactment and amendment of environmental laws and regulations, drafting and implementation of mid-long term comprehensive measures for environmental conservation, and setting up standards and regulations.

Korea National Institute of Environmental Research
The National Institute of Environmental Research or NIER is a government-run research institute specialising in environmental issues and research.

Science & Education

Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI)
Non-profit government funded research organisation for Information Technologies.

Institute of Industrial Science and Technology
A research centre for long-term projects and future technologies related to POSCO, developing iron and steel manufacturing technologies.

Arts & Creative

Korean Arts and Antiques Gallery
Has a fantastic collection of artists' profiles, images of their work, styles, and general guides on Korean art. Art forms include sculpture, furniture, pottery, decorative knotting, bamboo blinds weaving, ox-horn inlaying, jade sculpture and bamboo weaving.

The National Museum of Korea
The National Museum of Korea is the flagship museum of Korean history and art, and is the cultural organisation that represents Korea.

Exploring the Region

Visit Korea
Featuring destination options, accommodation listings, and food and culture guides.

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of the Republic of Korea (South Korea) is a central government agency responsible for the areas of tourism, culture, art, religion, and sports.