Tuesday, April 28, 2015
The smart watch hype is at its peak as two of the world's largest tech giants and archrivals -- Samsung Electronics and Apple -- step up their efforts to gain the upper-hand in a new round in a battle for the wrist.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
South Korea chose a state-run aircraft maker on Monday as the sole preferred bidder for a contract to develop a midlevel fighter jet with the help of Lockheed Martin Corp. in the country's biggest-ever weapons development project.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
South Korea's jobless rate rose to a five-year high in February as more college graduates and cash-strapped retirees flooded the increasingly tight job market, state data showed Wednesday.
Friday, March 13, 2015
South Korea's central bank made a surprise quarter-percentage point cut to its benchmark interest rate on Thursday, taking it to an all-time low of 1.75 percent, reflecting continued concerns over deflation and the pace of growth.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
South Korea's inflation hit its lowest level in more than 15 years in February owing to slumping oil prices, state data showed Tuesday, fuelling concerns about deflation in the country.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Samsung Electronics will add more style to its upcoming smart watch as the new device is rumored to have a round watch face abandoning the rectangular display panel used in its predecessors.
South Korea's hotel scene is welcoming a new breed of players. Offering no-frills rooms and basic guest services at a relatively affordable price, budget hotels are springing up in Seoul's tourist-heavy neighborhoods of Myeong-dong, ...............
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
South Korea posted a record current account surplus for two straight years thanks to robust exports of technology products, state data showed Monday.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Sales of CCTV cameras have increased sharply after the government unveiled its plan to require all day care centers to install the surveillance devices, officials said Sunday.
Saturday, January 24, 2015
South Korea's economy registered its slowest growth for more than two years in the fourth quarter, the Bank of Korea (BOK) said Friday, underlining recovery concerns despite record low interest rates.