Chaebols [재벌] are business conglomerates owned by powerful Korean families which rose out of the debris the wars left in Korea. These family-owned businesses became the so-called chaebols because of the massive support they received from the government, like- cheap debt, protection from international competition, and so on. 374 more words
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TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday he would discuss North Korea “thoroughly” with U.S. President Donald Trump when he visits next month, and reaffirm the two countries’ commitment to working together in dealing with the country.
A full 2 months after arriving in the southern hemisphere, I finally experienced my first, truly rainy day in Australia. I figured it made for the perfect day to blog, and reintroduce you guys to what will now be known as “K in Kangaland.” (It’s a working title, feel free to share any ideas you may have!) 1,549 more words