Monthly Archives: June 2009

Seoul’s enormous Yonsan electronics market

Every gadget freak and computer buff”s Shangrila: Seoul’s Yongsan electronics market, which claims to be bigger than the Tokyo and Hong Kong markets combined. As well as hundreds of businesses in this centre, the surrounding streets are full of electronics … Continue reading

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Seoul’s throbbing heart

We arrived at Seoul’s new Incheon Airport at 7.30am Wednesday and flew out at 8.30am Saturday. Certainly not long enough to claim any real knowledge about the country, but I did learn a lot, partly because we had English-speaking Korean … Continue reading

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On the way to Korea

Time to kill at Singapore’s Changi Airport, on the way to Seoul, and writing this seems as good a way as any to kill time. Why am I here? One of the hats I wear professionally is a trustee of … Continue reading

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