South Korea

South Korea is the 11th largst economy in the world and ranks 4th among emerging markets in terms of GDP. The Korean economy grew at a rate of 3% in 2017. A subsscription to EMIS provides access to a database of over 9,000 companies in South Korea as well as a range of sector reports, macroeconomic data and news from 150 local and global sources.

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  • Government Debt Is Not a Free Lunch by Kenneth Rogoff Project Syndicate - News Commentary | 2019-Dec-06
  • Measuring Growth Democratically by Kemal Derviş Project Syndicate - News Commentary | 2019-Dec-06
  • Philippines: ICT Investments Drive Foreign Investments Growth in Q3 2019 Thai EconomicNews Service | 2019-Dec-06
  • Republic of Korea: President Moon: Our economy is strong, its future positive Thai EconomicNews Service | 2019-Dec-06
  • Foreign investment pledges jump four-fold in Q3 — PSA Philstar | 2019-Dec-05
  • S. Koreas current account surplus hits 12-month high in October dpa ANN Service - Economic | 2019-Dec-05
  • S. Korea's current account surplus hits 12-month high in Oct. The Korea Herald | 2019-Dec-05
  • Yonhap News Summary Yonhap News | 2019-Dec-05
  • (LEAD) S. Korea's current account surplus grows in Oct. Yonhap News | 2019-Dec-04
  • S. Korea's current account surplus grows in Oct. Yonhap News | 2019-Dec-04
  • Fitch Upgrades Banco OCBC Weng Hang's IDR to 'AA-'; Outlook Stable FITCH Ratings - Press Releases | 2019-Dec-04
  • Finance minister dismisses fears of deflation Yonhap News | 2019-Dec-04

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  • Navigating The Revenue Tech Landscape Oliver Wyman - Financial Services Reports | 2019-Dec-07
    Transforming The Supply Chain Will Define Success In Upstream Oliver Wyman - Financial Services Reports | 2019-Dec-07
    Key View (Autos Report South Korea Autos Key View - South Korea - Q1 2020) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Dec-07
  • Industry Forecast (Autos Report South Korea Autos Forecast Scenario - South Korea - Q1 2020) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Dec-07
    SWOT (Autos Report South Korea Autos SWOT - South Korea - Q1 2020) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Dec-07
    Industry Forecast (Autos Report South Korea Passenger Vehicles Forecast - South Korea - Q1 2020) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Dec-07
  • Industry Forecast (Autos Report South Korea Commercial Vehicles Forecast - South Korea - Q1 2020) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Dec-07
    Industry Risk/Reward Index (Production - Autos Report South Korea Autos Production Risk/Reward Index - South Korea - Q1 2020) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Dec-07
    Industry Risk/Reward Index (Autos Report South Korea Autos Sales Risk/Reward Index - South Korea - Q1 2020) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Dec-07
  • South Korea Autos Report - Q1 2020 BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Dec-07
    Energy-as-a-Service The lights are on. Is anyone home? Industry Research | 2019-Dec-06
    Arbour CLO VII Designated Activity Company FITCH Ratings - Presale Report | 2019-Dec-06

SELECTED NEWS

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  • Philippines: P11-M worth of contraband seized in Manila port Thai News Service | 2019-Dec-08
    North Korea: North Korea Conducts 'Very Important Test' at Rocket Launch Site Thai News Service | 2019-Dec-08
    North Korea/United States: North Korea Says Denuclearization 'Already Off Table' in Talks with US Thai News Service | 2019-Dec-08
  • Iran: Iran Finishes 3rd at Asian Wheelchair Basketball Championships Thai News Service | 2019-Dec-08
    KHNP pushes for winning orders for new nuclear power plants in Poland Korea IT Times Daily | 2019-Dec-08
    1st Korean-type nuclear power plant APR1400-applied Sin-Kori Units 3, 4 completed Korea IT Times Daily | 2019-Dec-08
  • Hanwha Systems to foster air taxi business as its future growth engine Korea IT Times Daily | 2019-Dec-08
    KT introduces Global Epidemic Prevention Platform (GEPP) to Kenya Korea IT Times Daily | 2019-Dec-08
    Asia-Pacific: Consensus Fosters Sustainable and Inclusive Growth: APEC Senior Officials Thai EconomicNews Service | 2019-Dec-08
  • United States/South Korea: Experts See Possibility of Trump Slashing US Troops in South Korea Thai EconomicNews Service | 2019-Dec-08
    United States/South Korea: US Analysts See Risks in Military Spending Showdown With Seoul Thai EconomicNews Service | 2019-Dec-08
    United States/South Korea: Trump and Moon Discuss Maintaining Talks With North: Seoul Thai EconomicNews Service | 2019-Dec-08
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LATEST BLOG ARTICLES

South Korea’s handset exports drop to 15-year low in Q1 2018
South Korea’s handset exports drop to 15-year low in Q1 2018
Imported vehicle sales in South Korea surged by 20% in March 2018
Imported vehicle sales in South Korea surged by 20% in March 2018
South Korea’s economy expanded by 3.1% in 2017
South Korea’s economy expanded by 3.1% in 2017
South Korea’s fruit imports from the United States surged by 13.5% in 2017
South Korea’s fruit imports from the United States surged by 13.5% in 2017

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