Saturday, August 17, 2013
North Korea's announcement that it is mass producing a home-grown smartphone has been met with skepticism in the tech industry in South Korea and abroad.
Thursday, August 15, 2013
South Korea's jobless rate was unchanged at 3.2 percent in July, Statistics Korea said Wednesday, after new employment openings in education and social services offset losses in the manufacturing sector.
Tuesday, August 6, 2013
The South Korean government voiced “concern” Monday at a White House decision to overturn a U.S. sales ban imposed on certain Apple products deemed to have infringed a Samsung technology patent.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013
South Korea's 10 largest conglomerates on average spared less in social donations despite raking in a larger net profit last year, Chaebul.com reported on Sunday.
Saturday, July 13, 2013
North Korea's economy expanded for a second successive year in 2012, South Korea's central bank said on Friday, bolstering the claims of new leader Kim Jong Un to be pursuing economic growth alongside strengthening the country's nuclear deterrence.
Monday, June 24, 2013
North Korea on Sunday blamed the United States for escalating tensions on the Korean peninsula and called for “real actions” if Washington wants peace.
Friday, June 14, 2013
South Korea's central bank left its key interest rate unchanged as expected at 2.5 percent Thursday after a surprise rate cut last month.
Thursday, June 13, 2013
South Korea's unemployment rate inched up in May, with fewer jobs being created in the manufacturing sector, government data showed Wednesday.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Tokyo stocks surged 4.94 percent Monday on the back of a weaker yen and better-than-expected U.S. jobs data.
Saturday, June 8, 2013
The South Korean economy grew at its fastest pace for a year in the first quarter of this year, but marginally slower than originally estimated, the central Bank of Korea said Friday.