(This article originally appeared in Korean in the Maeil Business News on March 17, 2003.  To read the English translation, CLICK HERE)

Keith W. Rabin serves as president of KWR International, Inc. KWR International is a consulting firm specializing in the delivery of research, public/investor relations and advisory services, with a particular emphasis on Korea and the Asia Pacific region. He can be reached at krabin@kwrintl.com.