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

  • Foreign investment pledges hit record P390 billion Philstar | 2020-Feb-21
  • S. Korean producer prices edge up in Jan. Yonhap News | 2020-Feb-20
  • S. Korea's economic growth nearly halves in past 2 decades Yonhap News | 2020-Feb-19
  • Fitch Solutions cuts Korea's 2020 growth outlook to 2.2 pct on Yonhap News | 2020-Feb-19
  • Korea Ratings hit for paying 'excessive' dividend to Fitch The Korea Times | 2020-Feb-16
  • S. Korea's goods trade surplus with U.S. rises 15 pct in 2019: Yonhap News | 2020-Feb-16
  • Korea's money supply grows in Dec. Yonhap News | 2020-Feb-14
  • Philippines/China: Covid-19 outbreak, China slowdown to hit Asean+3 economies Thai News Service | 2020-Feb-12
  • (LEAD) Fitch affirms S. Korea's credit rating at 'AA-'; outlook stable Yonhap News | 2020-Feb-12
  • Fitch affirms S. Korea's credit rating at 'AA-'; outlook stable Yonhap News | 2020-Feb-12
  • Vietnam: Looser monetary policy needed to counter global volatility Thai EconomicNews Service | 2020-Feb-11
  • WeWork sets hard free cash flow, revenue targets as part of five-year plan MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2020-Feb-11

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  • Climate Change Oliver Wyman - Financial Services Reports | 2020-Feb-21
    Hanwha Life NH Listed Company Rpts | 2020-Feb-21
    Hanwha Solutions NH Listed Company Rpts | 2020-Feb-21
  • Realizing the digital promise Top nine challenges to digital transformation for Industry Research | 2020-Feb-20
    Realizing the digital promise Top nine challenges to digital transformation Industry Research | 2020-Feb-20
    Bank of 2030: The digital future of securities exchange operations Industry Research | 2020-Feb-20
  • Asia Pacific Prime Office Rental Index Q4 2019 Knight Frank-Asia Pacific | 2020-Feb-20
    OPEC Oil Market Report - February 2020 OPEC Oil Market Report | 2020-Feb-20
    Asia-Pacific - Food and Beverage Mergent - Asia-Pacific Industry Reports | 2020-Feb-20
  • Industry Forecast (Renewables Report South Korea Renewables Projects Database - South Korea - Q2 2020) BMI - Industry Reports | 2020-Feb-20
    Industry Forecast (Wind - Renewable Report South Korea Renewables Forecast Scenario - South Korea - Q2 2020) BMI - Industry Reports | 2020-Feb-20
    SWOT (Renewables Report South Korea Renewables SWOT - South Korea - Q2 2020) BMI - Industry Reports | 2020-Feb-20

SELECTED NEWS

EMIS publishes 58,000+ news stories every day.
  • Israel confirms second COVID-19 case among cruise ship returnees Media Corp News | 2020-Feb-23
    Commentary: The great COVID-19 disruption to Asian economies has begun Media Corp News | 2020-Feb-23
    UniCredit CEO Mustier ruled out of HSBC role: source MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2020-Feb-23
  • Mkhitaryan shines as Roma end losing run with 4-0 win MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2020-Feb-23
    Israel confirms second COVID-19 case among cruise ship returnees MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2020-Feb-23
    Virus cases rise in S. Korea, China as Iran, Italy battle outbreak PH Daily Inquirer | 2020-Feb-23
  • Asia-Pacific: APEC Needs to Look Beyond Numbers, Bring Concrete Benefits to People Thai EconomicNews Service | 2020-Feb-23
    Republic of Korea (South Korea): South Korea reports 142 more coronavirus cases, total 346 Thai EconomicNews Service | 2020-Feb-23
    Aubameyang goals give Arsenal 3-2 win over Everton MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2020-Feb-23
  • Football: Arsenal revival gathers pace as Aubameyang downs Everton MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2020-Feb-23
    Sevilla thrash Getafe 3-0 to go third MediaCorp NewsAsia | 2020-Feb-23
    Iran: Samsung Temporarily Shuts Down Phone Factory Following Coronavirus Case Thai News Service | 2020-Feb-23
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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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