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South Korea Background Checks for Individuals and Corporates

Updated: Jan 25

When it comes to background checks in South Korea, Global Background Screening is your go-to solution. We offer a wide range of services tailored to meet your individual and corporate needs, ensuring that you have all the necessary information to make informed decisions. In this article, we will delve into our comprehensive background screening process in South Korea and provide insights into our offerings.



South Korea Criminal Search and Adverse Media


Global Background Screening conducts a thorough criminal search for illicit activities and adverse media background check in South Korea.


Our extensive search includes the following sources:

  • 9 major newspapers, such as Kyunghyang Newspaper and Hankiik Ilbo

  • 25 regional newspapers, including Kangwon Ilbo

  • 6 economics specialized newspapers, like Maeil economics

  • 3 TV broadcast companies: KBS (Korean Broadcasting System), MBS, SBS

  • 9 Internet newspapers, such as Labor Today and Oh My News

  • 2 English newspapers: Korea Time, Korea Herald

  • 5 regional weekly newspapers, like Kimpo News and Okc

  • Full internet search, including blogs, social networking, business rumors/discussions, etc.

  • Sex Offender Register maintained by the Ministry of Justice

  • Case Law Files

Required Information for South Korea Background Checks

To perform a background check, Global Background Screening requires the following