World Eco/Biz

U.S. unemployment rate remains at near-historic low

U.S. unemployment rate remains at near-historic low of 3.7 Percent   Sep. 13, 2019 Global Korean Post -   The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released its monthly Employment Situation...

Minister Freeland: “U.S. duties on Canadian softwood lumber are unfair and unwarranted.”

  Minister Freeland: “U.S. duties on Canadian softwood lumber are unfair and unwarranted.”   Sept 6, 2019 Global Korean Post   Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs on Sept. 5...

Japan formally removes Korea from trade whitelist

  Japan formally removes Korea from trade whitelist   Aug. 30, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet By Min Yea-Ji and Kim Minji Japan on Aug. 28 officially removed Korea from its whitelist of preferential...

Gov’t outlines actions vs. Korea’s removal from Japan’s trade whitelist

Gov't outlines actions vs. Korea's removal from Japan's trade whitelist   Aug. 30, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet By Xu Aiying and Kim Minji The government on Aug. 28 urged Japan to take...

Canada expands air transport agreement with Chile

  Canada expands air transport agreement with Chile   Aug. 23, 2019 Global Korean Post   From visiting friends and family, to getting goods to markets around the world, Canadians...

Korea signs free trade deals with UK, Israel

Korea signs free trade deals with UK, Israel   Aug. 23, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet By Song Baleun and Kim Minji Korea has signed free trade agreements (FTAs) with the U.K. and...

Export restrictions on Japan to take effect next month

  Export restrictions on Japan to take effect next month   Aug. 23, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet By Jung Joo-ri and Lee Jihae The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy on Aug. 19...

New Canada–U.S. Preclearance Agreement comes into force, opening door to enhanced travel and trade

  New Canada–U.S. Preclearance Agreement comes into force, opening door to enhanced travel and trade   Aug. 16, 2019 Global Korean Post   Ensuring a secure and efficient flow of...

President Moon says Korea can surpass Japan economically

President Moon says Korea can surpass Japan economically   July 26, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet By Min Yea-Ji and Lee Jihae President Moon Jae-in on July 22 said Korea can surpass Japan...

Trade official: Japan ‘not proud’ of its export restrictions on Korea

  Trade official: Japan 'not proud' of its export restrictions on Korea   July 26, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet By Kim Young Deok and Lee Jihae The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy...