Posts Tagged ‘South Korea’

Sweltering heat kills 830,000 farm animals and poultry in South Korea

More than 830,000 poultry have reportedly been died due to extensive heat wave in South Korea. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

South Korea military sends drivers, trucks to ports as truckers strike

South Korea’s defense ministry sent 100 container vehicles and 200 drivers to major ports on Tuesday to deliver cargoes as 3,000 truckers are on strike for the second day. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Asian rally quickly stalls on eurozone fears

South Korea’s Kospi leads fallers with a drop of more than 2% View full post on UK Business Stories

China’s Reserve-Ratio Hike Caps Asia Inflation Fight

China’s bank reserve-ratio increase capped a week of Asia escalating its fight against inflation, with South Korea and Thailand boosting interest rates and India importing onions, a curry staple, from historical enemy Pakistan. View full post on Finance Stories

Corrected: Obama to push for South Korea trade approval

(corrects 3rd paragaph to show others deals include, Colombia, not South Korea) View full post on Business Stories

Korean Hostility, U.S. Economic Downgrade Send Stocks Falling

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – The exchange of artillery fire between North and South Korea and the Fed’s bleak economic outlook next year sent shivers down the spine of investors and U.S. stocks sliding on Tuesday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 153 points or 1.5 […]

Broad Drop in Stocks (Market Update)

U.S. stocks tumbled as the skirmish between North Korea and South Korea and continued… View full post on Business Stories

FTSE 100 shares hit by profit-taking on G20 anxieties

Having hit the dizzy heights of a six-month peak on Thursday, the benchmark index pared those gains on Friday as worries over the outcome of the G20 summit in South Korea prompted investors to cash in. View full post on UK Business Stories

Korea trade deal hinges on autos

In the best of all worlds, a South Korea-U.S. free trade agreement would fling open the doors of that country’s million-vehicle-a-year auto market to U.S. brands like the Ford Focus or Fiesta, the type of fuel-efficient small cars that Koreans prefer and are central to Ford’s corporate strategy. Hinge – South Korea – Asia – […]

U.S. Looks Forward To Seeing Iraq As Stable A Democracy As South Korea

Tejinder Singh – AHN News Correspondent Washiington, D.C., United States (AHN) – The United States is looking forward to democratic institutions in Iraq making progress to the extent those have developed in South Korea according to the state department officials on Friday. Mark C. Toner, Acting Deputy State Department Spokesman responded to a question on […]