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Netmarble founder urges South Korea to support startups

"If you look at startups these days, they're predominantly about fried chicken delivery, which is worrying," says Mr Bang (left). "We need start-ups that will serve as a conduit for new business areas for our future."


WHEN mobile gaming firm Netmarble Games debuts on Friday, its founder Bang Jun-hyuk will be the only billionaire in South Korea's top-10 wealthiest stock holders with no ties to the chaebol, the mainly family-owned industrial conglomerates that dominate Asia's fourth-largest economy...

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