Trade agreement deemed a success, but closer ties still possible

At left, Bryant P. Trick, deputy assistant U.S. Trade Representative, with Gheewhan Kim, minister for economic affairs, Korean embassy in Washington, at the Summit on the KORUS FTA. 


Is China Too Tough for Foreign Retailers?

by Trevor Williams | January 28, 2015 Now with the world’s second largest economy and a government bent on getting consumers to empty their pocketbooks, China might seem like fertile ground for foreign retail giants.  More

Surya Breaks Ground on $33.5 Million Cartersville Headquarters

by Mary Welch | August 6, 2014 Surya Inc.’s groundbreaking for a new $33.5 million headquarters in Cartersville this week drew top officials including Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, Indian Consul General Ajit Kumar and Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor.  More

Coke Welcomes Japanese Students Enrolled in Its 'Friendship' Program

by Phil Bolton | July 24, 2014 Japan is no stranger to adversity, but what is known as the country’s “3/11” tragedy brought on by Mother Nature knocked the country with an unexpected punch from which it still is recovering. More

Korean Consul Cites Rumors That Hyundai to Build New Plant in the U.S.

by Phil Bolton | December 12, 2014 After only 40 days representing his country in the Southeast, Seong-jin Kim, Korea's consul general based in Atlanta, knows how to capture his audience here. More

Former Ambassador's Book Tracks U.S. Ties With Mongolia

by Trevor Williams | July 25, 2013 Though he's no longer in the thick of the relationship, former U.S. Ambassador Jonathan Addleton has literally written the book on diplomatic ties between the U.S. and Mongolia since 1987.  More