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4:15 pm
Thu March 21, 2013

Gov. Nixon announces trade agreements with Taiwan and South Korea

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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.

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.

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4:56 pm
Mon March 11, 2013

Gov. Nixon heads to east Asia

Office of Missouri Governor

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is heading to South Korea and Taiwan to sign several trade agreements.

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Global Journalist
11:02 am
Fri August 17, 2012

Censorship in South Korea

When you think about enemies of free speech in Asia, North Korea comes to mind as the biggest villain. 

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.

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