SEOUL South Korea's three major non-life insurers told Reuters on Tuesday they will no longer provide coverage for new coal power projects, including their construction and operation.
SEOUL, June 9 South Korea's unemployment rate
edged up in May after falling to an eight-month low in April,
but the number of people employed continued to rise at a sharp
pace, underpinning hopes for a gradual recovery in the labour
SEOUL South Korea's consumer inflation accelerated to a more than nine-year high in May, reinforcing calls for gradual monetary tightening, though the increase was mainly due to a low base effect and rises in oil and agricultural prices.
* All 26 analysts surveyed saw BOK keeping rates steady at
BOK poll data
TOKYO (Reuters) -As Iran gears up to resume oil exports once the United States lifts trade sanctions, former key clients in Japan, South Korea and Taiwan say they'll wait for the U.S. green light before investigating terms under which they might buy Iran's oil again.
* Mideast, U.S., Mexico crude have since replaced Iranian
SEOUL, May 12 South Korea's unemployment rate
fell to an eight month low in April while the number of people
employed rose at the sharpest pace in nearly seven years as the
economic recovery continues.
SEOUL, May 11 South Korean exports for the first
10 days of May surged 81.2% year-on-year to $12.5 billion, Korea
Customs Service data on Tuesday showed, adding to the growing
signs of a strong recovery in Asia's fourth-largest economy.
SEOUL South Korea's consumer inflation accelerated to a near four-year high in April, mainly due to a low base in 2020 and rising oil and agricultural prices.