[KBS] Key Business Issue http://world.kbs.co.kr/english Key Business Issue english 2017-09-25T11:55:38 Moon Jae-in government’s New Northern Policy http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6273 <BR>The government is seeking a new measure aimed at finding a new growth engine for the economy and...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6273">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-09-19 +09:00 Economy&It Government's Additional Real Estate Regulations http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6263 <BR>The booming districts of Bundang in Seongnam City and Suseong in Daegu City have been added to the...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6263">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-09-12 +09:00 Economy&It Government’s budget proposal for 2018 http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6256 <BR>The South Korean government has announced its budget plan for next year. On August 29, the Moon...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6256">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-09-05 +09:00 Economy&It Negotiations between Korea and the US on possible amendments to FTA http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6246 <BR>The future of the Korea-US Free Trade Agreement, or the KORUS FTA, is looking unclear. On August...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6246">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-08-29 +09:00 Economy&It North Korea related risks and its effects on the Korean economy http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6229 <BR>The Korea-US joint military exercise, Ulchi-Freedom Guardian, has begun. As the military drill...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6229">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-08-22 +09:00 Economy&It Korea losing its prominence in China's import market and countermeasures http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6224 <BR>Korea remained in first place in the Chinese import market during the first half of this year...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6224">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-08-14 +09:00 Economy&It Government’s new housing policy released on August 2nd http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6206 <BR>Last week, the government announced additional measures to calm the overheated real estate market....<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6206">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-08-08 +09:00 Economy&It Moon administration’s economic policy outlook and 5 year agenda http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6199 <BR>The government released its five-year agenda and economic policy outline this week, promising...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6199">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-08-01 +09:00 Economy&It Meaning behind minimum wage hike and challenges ahead http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6185 <BR>On July 15th, the Minimum Wage Commission agreed to raise the minimum wage by 16.4 percent and the...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6185">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-07-25 +09:00 Economy&It BOK’s decision to revise upward the country’s economic growth outlook for this year http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6182 <BR>The Bank of Korea upwardly revised the nation’s economic growth outlook for this year. It was the...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6182">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-07-18 +09:00 Economy&It The rise of Korea's semiconductor industry http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6163 <BR>South Korea’s semiconductor industry is stirring up. Samsung Electronics, the world’s largest...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6163">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-07-11 +09:00 Economy&It Economic issues discussed at the Korea-US Summit http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6152 <BR>President Moon Jae-in and his US counterpart Donald Trump held their first bilateral summit last...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6152">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-07-04 +09:00 Economy&It Economic trends of the first half of the year http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6141 <BR>The Korean economy has wrapped the first half of 2017 with a positive outlook. Despite starting off...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6141">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-06-27 +09:00 Economy&It US Federal Reserve’s interest rate hike and how it will affect the Korean economy http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6131 <BR>The US Federal Reserve System raised interest rates on June 14th local time for the second time...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6131">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-06-20 +09:00 Economy&It Real estate market showing signs of overheating & household debt situation http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6122 <BR>Korea’s real estate market is showing signs of overheating. Housing prices which had kept steady...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6122">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-06-13 +09:00 Economy&It UHD Broadcasting Era Begins http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6115 <BR>The age of ultra high-definition (UHD) broadcasting has begun in South Korea, with major local...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6115">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-06-08 +09:00 Economy&It Moon Jae-in administration’s financial policies http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6101 <BR>The new Moon Jae-in administration’s financial policies are starting to take shape. After the...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6101">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-05-30 +09:00 Economy&It Changes taking place in Korea-China relations with launch of new Moon Jae-in administration http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6086 <BR>Since the launch of the new Moon Jae-in administration, relations with China have been showing...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6086">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-05-23 +09:00 Economy&It Changes expected in Korea’s economy with the new Moon Jae-in administration http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6080 <BR>With the launch of the new government, changes are taking place in Korea’s economy. On May 10th,...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6080">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-05-16 +09:00 Economy&It KOSPI hits record high http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6069 <BR>Korea’s stock market is writing new history. On May 4th, the Korea Composite Stock Price Index,...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6069">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-05-10 +09:00 Economy&It Diversifying Korea's tourism industry http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6060 <BR>It's the peak season for Korea’s tourism industry. Korea, Japan, and China all celebrate a number...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6060">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-05-02 +09:00 Economy&It What lies ahead for Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6047 <BR>Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering was thrown a lifeline while battling to stay afloat as the...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6047">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-04-25 +09:00 Economy&It BOK's decision to raise Korea's economic growth outlook http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6037 <BR>The winds of change are blowing in the Korean economy. The Bank of Korea (BOK) convened its...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6037">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-04-18 +09:00 Economy&It Launch of Korea's first online-only bank, K-Bank http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6027 <BR>A bank that’s open around the clock… The age of online-only banks has begun in Korea with the...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6027">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-04-11 +09:00 Economy&It Korea’s GNI per capita remaining below $30,000 for 11 years http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6015 <BR>Korea’s GNI just stopped short of reaching 30,000 US dollars yet again. Last year, the nation’s...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6015">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-04-04 +09:00 Economy&It Korea's declining working age population and how it will affect the economy http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6005 <BR>The Korean economy is at risk due to the low fertility rate. The nation's fertility rate is among...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=6005">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-03-28 +09:00 Economy&It How the US interest rate increase will impact the Korean economy http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=5993 <BR>As widely expected, the US has raised its interest rate. On March 15 local time, the US Federal...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=5993">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-03-21 +09:00 Economy&It THAAD deployment and Chinarisk http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=5982 <BR>Tensions are building between South Korea and China as Seoul has sped up plans to station the...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=5982">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-03-14 +09:00 Economy&It Seoul's new measures to boost exports through diversification http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=5971 <BR>South Korea's exports reached 43.2 billion US dollars in February, up 20.2% from a year earlier....<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=5971">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-03-07 +09:00 Economy&It Reasons behind Korea's growing household debt problem and possible solutions http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=5954 <BR>South Korea’s household debt reached 1,344.3 trillion won (US$1.17 trillion) by the end of the...<BR><BR><a href="http://world.kbs.co.kr/english/program/program_economyplus_detail.htm?No=5954">[more...]</a><BR> rki@kbs.co.kr 2017-02-28 +09:00 Economy&It