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5 Jan 2024

South Korea Introduces Digital Nomad Visa for 2024

South Korea [is launching a digital nomad visa]( on January 1, 2024, allowing foreign remote workers to stay for up to two years, catering to [the growing workcation trend]( Applicants need to provide documentation to the Korean embassy, showing an annual income above $65,000, employment verification, a criminal record check, and private health insurance. They must also have a minimum of one year's experience in their field and be at least 18 years old. This new system extends the stay options beyond the current short-term visa or 90-day visa-free limits.