Home > Report > Korea Report

 
 
 
   
  Korea Report - February 2010
  Author : Hwang & Co     Date : 10-03-11 17:35     Hit : 33151    
   Korea Report - February 2010.pdf (226.3K), Down : 33, 2010-03-11 17:39:57
 

HWANG & COMPANY

 

tel : +82-31-783-6130/1 

fax: +82-31-783-6132 

e-mail: hwangnco@hwangnco.com    

website: www.hwangnco.com

 

 

Korea Report - February, 2010.

 

Topics.

 

  SKorea created a powerful impression at the Vancouver Winter Olympics.

  The government to dispatch over 200 troops for UN-led peacekeeping mission to Haiti and 350 troops to Afghanistan.

  Seoul asks Japan and France to return ancient texts.

  Ruling GNP debated the Sejong City revision proposal.

  4 American university to open their branch in Incheon FEZ.

  The rice price in NK rose 1,000% in Jan amid severe food shortage.

  NK is near attracting foreign investments worth about $10 bil.

  Korean economy has been losing steam during the past 2 months.

  IMF said SKorea's fiscal deficit was expected to stand at 2.7% of its GDP this year.

  Financial regulator explicited M&A scenario between megabanks.

  Korea's trade balance swung to a surplus of $2.33 bil in Feb.

  Government will speed up to sell stakes in bailed-out firms.

  Korea's 15 biggest firms saw liquidity assets jump nearly 50% at the end of 2009.

  HHI announced to switch the contract for 5 out of 9 containerships.

 

--------------------------------------------------------------

Please open the PDF file for full report.