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Decentralization scheme exiles Korean financiers from Seoul to boonies

Any list of the capitals of East Asia’s finance would likely include Hong Kong, Singapore, Seoul, Shanghai and Tokyo. But Jeonju? Probably not. The small city – population 652,000 – in southwestern South Korea is noted for its scenic architecture and rural cuisine. It is not noted for being a hub of regional or global […]