Accumulated FDI into South Korea reached US$8 billion for the first nine months to September. Photo: Bloomberg Accumulated FDI into South Korea reached US$8 billion for the first nine months to September. Photo: Bloomberg
Accumulated FDI into South Korea reached US$8 billion for the first nine months to September. Photo: Bloomberg

South Korea sees dramatic leap in foreign direct investments in Q3 as confidence returns

  • Inward FDI during July to September surged 83 per cent to US$3.1 billion, as investors made their postponed funding ‘with vengeance’, a trade official said
  • The country has succeeded in containing the coronavirus pandemic with a combination of testing, hi-tech contact tracing and strong public cooperation

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Accumulated FDI into South Korea reached US$8 billion for the first nine months to September. Photo: Bloomberg Accumulated FDI into South Korea reached US$8 billion for the first nine months to September. Photo: Bloomberg
Accumulated FDI into South Korea reached US$8 billion for the first nine months to September. Photo: Bloomberg
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