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  • Gov't predicts over 4% growth in exports in 2018 January 3, 2018
    Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy Paik Ungyu (eighth from right) poses for a group photo with staff at Korean Air’s cargo terminal at Incheon International Airport on Jan. 1. (Ministry of Trade,
  • OECD upgrades Korean economic growth to 3.2 percent November 30, 2017
    The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) lifted Korea’s economic growth outlook for 2017 to 3.2 percent, on Nov. 28. The photo above shows President Moon Jae-in (right) during
  • Korea, Sri Lanka hold business forum, strengthen trade November 30, 2017
    Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena (fifth from left), on an official state visit to Korea, poses for a group photo with attendants at a business forum for Korean and Sri Lankan business leaders
  • Korea, Canada sign bilateral currency swap agreement November 17, 2017
    Bank of Korea Governor Lee Juyeol (left) and Governor Stephen S. Poloz of the Bank of Canada pose for a photo after signing a standing currency swap agreement between Korea and Canada, at the head off
  • IMF upgrades Korea’s economic growth outlook to 3.2 percent November 15, 2017
    Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Strategy and Finance Kim Dong-yeon (left) greets IMF Korea Mission Chief Tarhan Feyzioglu at the Government Complex Seoul on Nov. 10. (Ministry of Strategy and Fi
  • Korean credit rating rises the most among OECD November 8, 2017
    Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Strategy and Finance Kim Dong-yeon (left) and Moody’s Managing Director for Global Sovereigns Alastair Wilson (right) hold a meeting in Washington on Oct. 12. (Mi
  • We're in full support of female entrepreneurs: PM November 6, 2017
    Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon (left) presents a Gold Tower Order of Industrial Service Merit Award to the head of Hangsung Foods, Kim Soon-ja, during the 21st Women Entrepreneurs Day ceremony at Seoul's
  • Video games top Korean media exports for Q2 2017 October 23, 2017
    Korea’s media exports in the second quarter of 2017 were worth USD 1.53 billion, 15.4 percent higher than exports during the same period last year, announced the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Touris
  • US consumers consider Korean washers 'best' October 23, 2017
    The Sweethome, a product review website owned by The New York Times, releases a 'best of' list titled 'The Best Washer and Dryer' on Oct. 9, announcing that LG's WM3770HWA washer as the 'best front-lo
  • Credit agencies see no N. Korean effects on S. Korean economy October 17, 2017
    Deputy Prime Minister Kim Dong-yeon (right) holds a meeting with Moritz Kraemer, chief ratings officer at S&P Global, in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 13. (Ministry of Strategy and Finance) By Kim