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The beSuccess English Site has Moved
Welcome travelers of the interwebs. Our English site has moved and can be found here. See you at beGLOBAL 2015!...
IDG Capital and SMBA Create $ 910 million USD Korean Venture Fund
The Korean SMBA (Small and Medium Business Administration) agreed to establish a fund , ‘Korean Venture Fund(tentative name ‘Korea Fund’)’...
Daumkakao 4Q total revenue $ 59 Million USD
Daum Kakao Corp. today reported fiscal year and fourth quarter financial results under Korean-IFRS, the first to reflect the...
50 Ghost Factories Operating in Korea: All About the Unknown Tech Shops in Korea
There are many co-working spaces where start-ups can build their prototypes. The government is continuously building new places as...
Where Everyone is Maker② MakeSense: Real Korean ‘Everyone’s Programming’
MakeSense is a combined team of OnAirSoft and Nsynaps that used to work together at a robot lab, and...
Where Everyone is Maker① Hellogeeks :‘BitCube’, Anyone make Robot
The IoT will come into our daily lives more and more, as time passes. BeSuccess met Hellogeeks, a company...
Channel Breeze’s ‘Zig Bang’ Raises $18 Million USD from Previous Investors
  Channel Breeze(CEO Sung Woo Ahn) revealed the company’s main service ‘Zig Bang’, a rent searching app, raised $18...
Banks and Fin-tech Start-ups: Unite and Thee Shall Live, Scatter and Thee Shall Die
Korea’s Financial Services Commission has recently abolished the Security Review System that has curbed the growth of the domestic...
Korean Mobile Music Streaming Startup, The Beatpacking Company Raises $11 million
A Korean mobile music streaming app company, The Beatpacking Company received a Series B investment. The big news was...
Daum Kakao Releases Transparency Report
Daum Kakao (co-CEOs Saehoon Choi and Sirgoo Lee) today revealed its first transparency report through its corporate website. Daum...

Asia

Tech Crunch Tokyo Welcomes Korean Founders To Explore Opportunities In Japan:
Meet These Korean Startups Pursuing Opportunity In China:
Tribeluga, Korea’s Newest Startup Accelerator, Opens It’s Doors To Founders Eyeing China:
Korea’s Top Messeging App, Kakao, Named “Technology Pioneer 2015” by World Economic Forum:

Global Startups

Wit.ai Raises $3M Seed Round Led By Andreessen Horowitz, Eyes Opportunity In Korea:
Taiwanese Startup WritePath Secures $500k, Expands EdTech Solutions for Korean Students:
The Future is Asia: Perspectives from beLAUNCH Speaker, Soujanya Bhumkar:
Another One Bites The Dust: Groupon, Another Global Tech Corporation Plans Exit From Korea: