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.
Thursday, August 15, 2013
South Korea's jobless rate was unchanged at 3.2 percent in July, Statistics Korea said Wednesday, after new employment openings in education and social services offset losses in the manufacturing sector.
Tuesday, August 6, 2013
The South Korean government voiced “concern” Monday at a White House decision to overturn a U.S. sales ban imposed on certain Apple products deemed to have infringed a Samsung technology patent.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013
South Korea's 10 largest conglomerates on average spared less in social donations despite raking in a larger net profit last year, Chaebul.com reported on Sunday.