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South Korea’s Manufacturing Conditions Stabilise in April

South Korea's manufacturing purchasing managers' index (PMI) posted at the crucial 50.0 no-change mark in April, up from 49.5 in March, a sign that...

South Korea’s Hotel Lotte Pushes On With IPO Plan

Despite losing a license to operate one of its duty-free stores in Seoul, South Korea’s Hotel Lotte is pushing on with its scheduled initial...

Jeju Sun Hotel & Casino Ordered Closed for One Month

JEJU ISLAND – Jeju Island’s gaming regulator, CRD, has imposed an administrative penalty of one month suspension of gaming operation of Jeju Sun casino...

Ulleung County Office in South Korea Deploys Acronis Backup Advanced In a Remote Island...

SINGAPORE — Acronis®, a global leader in new generation data protection, today announced that Ulleung County Office, situated in a remote island in the North...

Conrad Seoul Named As South Korea’s Leading Hotel

SOUTH KOREA - Conrad Hotels & Resorts' Yeouido branch, Conrad Seoul, has been named as South Korea's leading hotel and ranked first place in...

North Korea’s Economy Posts 4th Year of Steady Growth

North Korea's economy expanded by 1 percent last year, lower than the 1.1 growth posted in 2013, South Korea's central bank, the Bank of...

Japan, China and South Korea to Launch Visit East Asia Campaign

TOKYO, JAPAN - China, South Korea and Japan might be clashing on several political and territorial disputes but tourism leaders of the three countries...

Samsung Beats Apple in Customer Loyalty

SEOUL - An online survey showed that South Korean technology giant Samsung Electronics Co has overtaken its rival Apple Inc of the United States...

Super Junior’s Choi Siwon Joining China’s ‘We Got Married’ Show

SEOUL, South Korea - South Korean singer and actor Choi Siwon, a member of the South Korean boy band Super Junior and Super Junior-M,...

Family of Students Killed in South Korea’s Sewol Ferry Disaster to Get US$380,000 each

South Korea's Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries said the South Korean government has decided to compensate the families of of the 250 students and...

South Korea Accuses North of Firing Missiles Again

South Korean officials accused North Korea of test firing seven short-range missiles into the sea as the South Korea-US military drills is ongoing. A South...

South Korea Losses 268 Bank Branches in 2014

A total of 268 bank branches in S Korea were closed in 2014, bringing the number of bank branches in the country falling to...

South Korea’s 2015 Growth Target Hard to Achieve – Economists

Weak domestic consumption and sluggish export conditions will continue to drag South Korea's growth in 2015 and economists said the country's will have a...

Asia’s Commercial Property Market Attracts US$6.16 Billion

Global investors paid a record US$6.16 billion for office spaces in Asia in the second quarter of this year, commercial real estate services firm...