south korea http://kbia.org en Gov. Nixon announces trade agreements with Taiwan and South Korea http://kbia.org/post/gov-nixon-announces-trade-agreements-taiwan-and-south-korea <p>Nearing the conclusion of a week-long trip to Asia, Gov. Jay Nixon Thursday announced trade agreements with Taiwan and South Korea totaling $1.9 billion in Missouri goods for the next four years.</p><p>Nixon says Missouri farmers will feel a positive impact from these arrangements, noting that the state’s corn and soybeans are recognized for their quality, and that Missourians can deliver the quantities within these agreements.</p> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 21:15:16 +0000 Scott Harvey 30800 at http://kbia.org Gov. Nixon announces trade agreements with Taiwan and South Korea Gov. Nixon heads to east Asia http://kbia.org/post/gov-nixon-heads-east-asia <p>Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is heading to South Korea and Taiwan to sign several trade agreements. Mon, 11 Mar 2013 21:56:23 +0000 Associated Press 30237 at http://kbia.org Gov. Nixon heads to east Asia Censorship in South Korea http://kbia.org/post/censorship-south-korea <p>When you think about enemies of free speech in Asia, North Korea comes to mind as the biggest villain.&nbsp;</p><p>South Korea, on the other hand, has a robust democracy and a thriving economy. It’s perhaps the most wired country in the world, with the highest number of broadband connections per capita and an internet penetration approaching 90 percent.</p><p> Fri, 17 Aug 2012 16:02:13 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 19587 at http://kbia.org