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.

Latest News

  • (EDITORIAL from Korea JoongAng Daily on Aug. 17) Yonhap News | 2019-Aug-17
  • July's exports down 11 pct to $46.1 bln: customs office Yonhap News | 2019-Aug-16
  • Hyper-budget for 2020 The Korea Times | 2019-Aug-15
  • KIF cuts 2019 growth outlook to 2.1% The Korea Times | 2019-Aug-13
  • Fitch Rtgs: Revised Expense Rules to Have Limited Impact on Korean Insurers FITCH Ratings - Press Releases | 2019-Aug-13
  • [ASEAN INTERVIEW SERIES] How Vietnam-North Korea ties can help denuclearization The Korea Times | 2019-Aug-12
  • [Editorial] Tax-fueled growth The Korea Herald | 2019-Aug-11
  • China surprises with fastest export growth since March Gulf Times | 2019-Aug-09
  • (LEAD) Fitch maintains S. Korea's rating at 'AA-'; outlook stable Yonhap News | 2019-Aug-09
  • Fitch maintains S. Korea's rating at 'AA-'; outlook stable Yonhap News | 2019-Aug-09
  • N Korea-China trade increases in first half of 2019 - report BBC Monitoring | 2019-Aug-08
  • N. Korea-China trade rises 15.3 pct in H1 Yonhap News | 2019-Aug-08

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  • South Korea - Semiconductor Industry Update Indu Sector Rpts | 2019-Aug-19
    South Korea - Shipbuilding Industry Update Indu Sector Rpts | 2019-Aug-18
    Upstream Digital Transformations Oliver Wyman - Financial Services Reports | 2019-Aug-17
  • Youngone GMS - Comp Ann. Rpts | 2019-Aug-19
    Regional Overview (Consumer Electronics Report Consumer Electronics Regional Overview - Asia (Region) - Q4 2019) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Aug-16
    Industry Risk/Reward Index (Consumer Electronics Report Trade Tensions Remain The Key Risk For Asia's Consumer Electronics Markets - Asia (Region) - Q4 2019) BMI - Industry Reports | 2019-Aug-16
  • Internet of Things: The Industry Connection BMI Research Global | 2019-Aug-16
    APAC Covered Bonds Quarterly - 2Q19 FITCH Ratings - Special Reports | 2019-Aug-16
    South Korea - Air Transportation Industry Update Indu Sector Rpts | 2019-Aug-16
  • Shinheung SEC NH Listed Company Rpts | 2019-Aug-16
    Hanshin E&C NH Listed Company Rpts | 2019-Aug-16
    NICE D&B NH Listed Company Rpts | 2019-Aug-16

SELECTED NEWS

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  • PH's `most powerful ship' arrives | The Manila Times The Manila Times | 2019-Aug-19
    Don't dump nuke waste in ocean, Japan told | The Manila Times The Manila Times | 2019-Aug-19
    Philippines: Welcome ceremonies for BRP Conrado Yap set Tuesday Thai News Service | 2019-Aug-19
  • Philippines: BRP Conrado Yap most heavily-armed PH Navy unit Thai News Service | 2019-Aug-19
    Republic of Korea: Biegun's upcoming Seoul visit raises speculation of resuming US-NK talks Thai EconomicNews Service | 2019-Aug-19
    European stock markets rally on fresh trade talk hopes MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2019-Aug-19
  • European Tour announces stricter penalties to combat slow play MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2019-Aug-19
    Study prompts call for lower fluoride consumption by pregnant women MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2019-Aug-19
    Controversial study links fluoride in water to lower IQ MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2019-Aug-19
  • [ASEAN INTERVIEW SERIES] Should Kim Jong-un be invited to ASEAN-Korea summit? The Korea Times | 2019-Aug-19
    ASEAN, India join public diplomacy program in Korea The Korea Times | 2019-Aug-19
    Latvia speeds up campaign on 5G, digital technology The Korea Times | 2019-Aug-19
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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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