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Analysis of Top 5 Korean Domestic Accelerator
2014 Korean startup news and story
Altos Ventures Invests $2 Million USD In Global Video Messenger Startup ‘Hyperconnect’
Korean In-Car Navigation Startup Launches Augmented Reality Driving System


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...
SoCar Members Reaches 500 Thousand, Expected to Go Over 1 Million This Year
The number of members of SoCar, the largest car sharing community in Korea, passed 500 thousand members last year....
Job Planet Acquires $8.3 million USD from Qualcomm, Altos, and Bon Angels
Job Planet, korean company assessment platform, announced on the 14th that they acquired total 8.3 million USD from Qualcomm...
‘Ti In Coop VC Association’ for Travel and Leisure Startup Launched
‘Tin In Coop Venture Capital Association’ specialized for travel and leisure start-ups, launches on January 15. For the first...
Mobile Game Company ‘Eight Panda’ Raises $2.4 million
On January 13, Eight Panda, a korean mobile game company, announced that they raised $2.4 million as development fund...
DaumKakao Kickstarts ‘KakaoTaxi’, Drivers’ App
DaumKakao has launched the driver’s version of ‘Kakao Taxi’ Android app on the 13th. This application is a prerelease...
Analysis of Top 5 Korean Domestic Accelerator
Often young startups face difficulty in making decisions when they look for the right source for incubating and investments....
[beSUCCESS Recruiting 2015] English Reporter Needed Now
Full time job (after 3 months internship) & Part time Working in HQ of beSUCESS in Seoul, South Korea...
IT Distribution Startup ‘Mesh Korea’ secures 4 Million Dollars
B2C distribute portal service Mesh Korea (CEO Jeung-bum Yu) announced total of 4 billion won (roughly $4 million USD)...
Baedal Minjok Breaks 5 Million Monthly Order Mark
On last month, Woowa Bros. (CEO Bong-jin Kim)‘s delivery app ‘Baedal Minjok‘ reached their best record as they surpassed...


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: