Korea had taken a leap in promoting use of ICT means since 1980s, and came to establish world-class information infrastructure. …Read More
South Korea has made the use of IT in government a key component of its administrative strategy since the 1960s. In 2001 it increased its focus on e-government through specific legislation. Since then it has developed the most advanced e-government services and levels of e-participation in the world, according to the UN.
The 2010 UN Global E-Government Survey shows that Korea ranked first among all the member countries, given the highest possible scores in the categories of Online Service Index and the e-Participation Index.