As capital and home to over half its population, Seoul is the county’s business and fiscal centre and focus for our Network
The Republic of Korea is one of the world’s fastest growing developed economies, and a significant exporter and importer. Seoul is the country’s commercial and financial hub, as well as being one of the world’s largest metropolitan areas, with a well-established transport infrastructure. It has a considerable concentration of technology businesses, which include some of the world’s largest companies. As a significant business centre, with over half a million international residents, Seoul is the home of The Economist Corporate Network in South Korea. It is led by experts who provide insight into economic and business trends across multiple markets and regions. They possess significant expertise and understanding of business issues and keep their members informed through a schedule of events and meetings.