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2010-12-03 18:48:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- "For the United States, this trade agreement will yield exports, and those exports will yield jobs. Such negotiated agreements are key to competitiveness in what is clearly a global marketplace.

2009-08-12 18:07:00

Over 70 Korean exhibitors including Hyundai Motor Company, Hyundai Heavy Equipment, and LS Cable will display cutting edge technologies; KOREA-US Business Partnership Forum will bring global business leaders together to share business experiences and strategies for leveraging Korea for penetrating the East Asian market CHICAGO, Aug.

2009-05-01 14:21:44

South Korea's trade surplus reached $6 billion in April, attributable to a drop in imports and a favorable exchange rate, a government report said Friday. The Ministry of Knowledge Economy report said the country's exports reached $30.6 billion last month, falling 19.0 percent year-over-year, with imports plummeting 35.6 percent to $24.6 billion, the South Korean news agency Yonhap reported. The monthly surplus topped the $4.3 billion reported in March, and was much higher that the $3.8...

2009-03-10 10:04:22

The South Korean president's office called for the National Assembly to ratify a free trade agreement recently called unacceptable in the United States. President Obama's nominee for U.S.

2009-01-20 11:22:08

South Korea's trade minister said the European Union had agreed to an eighth and, possibly, final round of trade talks in March. We confirm that we have made significant progress during this week's talks, Trade Minister Kim Jong-hoon told reporters Tuesday, the Yonhap News Agency reported. EU negotiator Catherine Ashton agreed we have made significant progress. Calling the issues complex and complicated, Ashton said, our principle is to develop and support our business and the economy. A free...

2008-10-14 00:00:19

By Anne Penketh World Focus North Korea If you were keeping a scorecard of the nuclear brinkmanship between North Korea and the United States, today it would show game, set and match for Pyongyang over the world's only remaining superpower.

2008-10-13 18:00:11

The International Atomic Energy Agency said Monday North Korea allowed its inspectors back into the Yongbyon nuclear facility.

2008-10-01 06:00:31

Text of report in English by South Korean news agency Yonhap [By Byun Duk-kun: "Divided Koreas To Hold Military Talks Thursday"] Seoul, Oct.

2008-09-29 06:00:20

Text of report in English by South Korean news agency Yonhap Inchon, Sept. 29 (Yonhap) - A Chinese fishing boat was allegedly shelled last week by the North Korean coast guard, officials said Monday. The vessel came under fire at around 9:40 a.m.

2008-09-28 21:00:30

MOSCOW. Sept 28 (Interfax) - The presidents of Russia and South Korea at their Monday talks in Moscow will pay special attention to the effective use of the potential of bilateral relations for building up trade, economic and investment cooperation, a Kremlin source told Interfax on Monday.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).