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SEOUL sits down with Kakao representative director Lee Sirgoo to discuss the startup’s dramatic success
Ji Chang-oh sits at his potter’s wheel, a great lump of clay before him. The wheel begins to spin, Ji’s hands begin their magic and the formless lump of clay begins its miraculous transformation. Barely 60 seconds later, the clay is a bulbous vase. The ever-smiling Ji brags, “Koreans show great concentration. Korean potters produce works in just two minutes.
A gateway to getaways, a new cultural hotspot, and a park commemorating one of Korea’s greatest athletes