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  1. Property - International - SOUTH KOREA

    Low interest rates prompt switch from deposit-based rentals in South Korea

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:16am by Reuters

    ... of 0.03 per cent in 2012. The jeonse system developed decades ago, when banks' lending was focused on financing Korea's rapid industrialisation, and the mortgage lending market ... property prices, all of which sustained the jeonse system. "When the country was short of capital and proper retail banking service, the jeonse system contributed a lot to economic ...

  2. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    UN racism envoy puts South Korea's reputation for prejudice to test

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 04:26am by AFP

    ... Hyun-mee, a social sciences professor at Yonsei University, argues that discrimination in South Korea is partly a side-effect of the country's rapid economic development. The obsession ... perceive specific nations, mostly developed countries such as the US or UK, as their superiors... while perceiving economically developing countries as their inferiors with no specific ...

  3. Property - International - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korea's Yeouido financial hub sees office vacancies rise to record

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 04:23am by Bloomberg

    ... A low-lying island in the middle of Seoul's Han River, Yeouido was home to peanut farms and an oft-flooded airport before being marked for development by president Park Chung-hee, a military ... Kee-woong, a senior manager at Mate Plus, a property management firm in Seoul. Average monthly office rents rose 0.5 per cent from a year earlier in Yeouido, half of Seoul's average 1 per cent ...

  4. Property - International - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korea's homebuyers buoyed by eased mortgage curbs

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 05:34am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Seoul Newly appointed finance ministerwants to revive the country's stagnant property market Homebuyers buoyed by eased mortgage curbs After moving six times in 10 years, ... banks' mortgage restrictions this month as Finance Minister Choi Kyung-hwan, appointed last month, seeks to revive a property market in Asia's fourth-largest economy, boost growth ...

  5. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    North Korean troops pledge loyalty en masse as Seoul on alert

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 04:36pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... fixer and political eminence grise who was seen as playing a key role in bolstering the leadership of the young and inexperienced Kim. “Given the latest development in the North, it is uncertain ... China, North Korea’s main patron. Secretary of State John Kerry said Jang’s execution showed the world “how ruthless and reckless” Kim is, voicing concerns over the nuclear weapons under ...

  6. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korea unveils 270-degree cinemas to show Screen X format

    Posted Oct 16th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... that gives movie-goers a panoramic, 270-degree view will be introduced by South Korea's biggest cinema chain this month, using the walls of cinemas as additional screens. Screen X, developed ... the film," student Jung Gwang-soo, 19, said. CJ CGV, which also has interests in Hong Kong, mainland China and the United States, has been testing the technology on advertisements, but has been coy ...

  7. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Maternity tourism grows booming in South Korea

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 12:00am by STEVEN BOROWEIC

    ... Steven Borowiec in Seoul Mothers-to-be from China and Russia are being wooed by services they feel are not available in their own countries Maternity tourism grows in S Korea First-time ... their friends, which is a kind of PR," says Shin Pil-hyang, chairperson of the Korean Postpartum Care Centre Association. "Many women from China come here to use the unique Korean methods. ...

  8. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Incheon plans entertainment hub to rival Macau

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 12:00am by Associated Press in Seoul

    ... Associated Press in Seoul South Korean city moves ahead with US$290b plan to develop former small fishing island into global hub of gambling and entertainment Incheon's ... halls in its Yongyu-Muui district. Incheon hopes the tourism complex will lure middle- and upper-class tourists from China, who are spending more on leisure and travel, as well as tourists from ...

  9. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korea joins space club with first satellite launch

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 10:45am by AFP

    ... Asian powers with a proven track record of multiple launches – China, Japan and India. The North’s launch was condemned by the international community as a disguised ballistic missile test, ... the rocket explode two minutes into its flight, with both Russia and South Korea blaming each other. South Korea has committed itself to developing a totally indigenous three-stage, liquid-fuelled ...

  10. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Seoul joins the global space club as it puts first satellite into orbit

    Posted Jan 31st 2013, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... political and financial support." But South and North Korea remain way behind Asian powers with a proven track record of multiple launches such as China, Japan and India. President Lee ... unclear if South Korea intends to commercialise its launch vehicles once an indigenous carrier is developed. Agence France-Presse, Reuters, Associated Press ...




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