Saturday, November 30, 2013
South Korea's industrial output grew at its fastest pace for 11 months in October on the back of increased production in the manufacturing sector, government data showed Friday.
Friday, November 29, 2013
South Korea's current account surplus surged to another all-time high of US$9.51 billion in October on brisk exports of cars and mobile devices, the central bank said Thursday.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
South Korea's state think tank on Tuesday said the country should keep its key interest rate unchanged at 2.5 percent for the next six months.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
It started with a few bogus safety certificates for cables shutting a handful of South Korean nuclear reactors. Now, the scandal has snowballed, with 100 people indicted and Seoul under pressure to rethink its reliance on nuclear power.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
South Korea announced Tuesday it had completed its first commercial freight voyage via the Northern Sea Route, amid growing global interest in the increasingly open Arctic Ocean shipping route.
Friday, October 11, 2013
South Korea's central bank on Thursday kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 2.5 percent for the fifth straight month as uncertainty over the country's economic recovery lingers.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
South Korea's exports fell slightly last month from a year earlier while inflation dipped to its lowest rate for 14 years, government data showed Tuesday.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
South Korea's industrial output grew at the fastest pace for nine months in August on robust car and mobile phone production, state data showed Monday.
Thursday, September 12, 2013
South Korea's unemployment rate dipped slightly in August to a seasonally adjusted 3.1 percent, led by job creation in the service sector, government data showed Wednesday.
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.