The Economic Toll Of High Suicide Rates In Japan And South Korea

Japan and South Kore.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 20th, 2017

Bird-Flu Outbreak Brings Pain for Poultry Producers in Asia

Avian influenza is spreading across Asia in what may be the worst outbreak in seven years, as the human death toll rises and chickens are culled in Japan, South Korea and China in an effort to contain the disease......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 22nd, 2017

Asian stocks mixed on upbeat US data, rate hike expectations

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed Thursday as investors took profit amid expectations that the Federal Reserve could raise interest rates more aggressively than expected following upbeat U.S. economic data......»»

Category: topSource: yahooFeb 16th, 2017

Asian markets mostly gain in quiet trading during US holiday

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Friday in subdued trading after U.S. markets were closed on the Thanksgiving holiday. Japan's benchmark rose as the dollar remained at an eight-month high against the yen......»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 24th, 2016

Get Ready For South Korea Quantitative Easing in 2017

South Korea Quantitative Easing coming? As Japan wrestles with negative interest rates and government debt at astronomical levels – nearly 229.30% debt to GDP — South Korea looks at its trading partner and eyes quantitative easing in loving fashio.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 27th, 2016

Asian stocks mixed after economic data

Asian stocks were mixed on Tuesday as upbeat reports on manufacturing in the U.S. and Europe were followed by weak growth data from South Korea, Asia's fourth-largest economy. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei ........»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 25th, 2016

Govt interested in joining Asian grouping to buy LNG

Japan, South Korea and China had signed a MoU to jointly import LNG.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard5 hr. 1 min. ago

Tensions in Asia Rise as Japan Protests South Korea Military Drills in Disputed Waters

Tokyo has lodged a formal protest over South Korea's decision to hold military drills at the Liancourt Rocks, called Takeshima in Japan and Dokdo in South Korea......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek12 hr. 16 min. ago

China Overtakes Japan to Become One of South Korea"s Least Liked Countries: Poll

Recent tensions with Beijing mean that the only country South Korea likes less than China is North Korea......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 23rd, 2017

South Korea Is About to Throw One of Its Biggest Firms a Fresh, $2.6 Billion Lifeline

The country's top shipbuilders are a massive economic force and a source of national pride. South Korean state banks are preparing a fresh $2.6 billion bailout for flo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 23rd, 2017

China stores pull Japan goods in radiation scare

Move is latest boycott of foreign suppliers after campaign against South Korea.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftMar 21st, 2017

China is going after South Korea"s wallet in their dispute over the THAAD missile system

Missile Defense Agency The first pieces of the US-made Terminal High Altitude Area Defense missile system arrived in South Korea earlier this month, th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 20th, 2017

U.S. War Games in South Korea Include High-Tech Missile Defense Ships

The USS Stethem destroyer came to South Korea equipped with the high-tech Aegis Combat System to be used in this month's Asia-Pacific military drills......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 18th, 2017

Tillerson won"t rule out "foolish, simplistic, naive" idea for Japan and South Korea to develop nukes

REUTERS/Kevin LamarqueSecretary of State Rex Tillerson opened up his first official trip to Asia announcing that the US would cons.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 17th, 2017

North Korea Puts Army Into "Combat Mode"

It's been at least 24 hours since any further sabers were rattled between China, US, South Korea, and North Korea (oh and Japan), but it according to, Kim Jong Un has ordered the entire North Korean army into "combat mode" t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 14th, 2017

Tillerson Travels to Asia Amid Rising Tensions in Region

Tillerson to visit to Japan, South Korea and China amid growing risks to security from North Korea and trade after the Trump administration pulled out of a regional trade accord......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 14th, 2017

Japan bats away U.S. complaint on autos

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan rejected U.S. demands for more access to Japan's car market on Friday, casting doubt over whether it can avoid friction over autos and agriculture imports at high level bilateral talks on economic relations next month......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 10th, 2017

"All Options on Table" with North Korea Says Haley, U.S. Ambassador to U.N.

North Korea fired the missiles into the sea off Japan's coast in response to the annual U.S.-South Korea military drills, which Pyongyang sees as preparation for war......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 8th, 2017

Sumitomo Chemical to produce curved-surface AMOLED touch panels in South Korea, says Nikkei

Japan-based Sumitomo Chemical will invest JPY15 billion (US$132 million) to set up a factory for curved-surface AMOLED touch panels based on thin-film substrates in South Korea, according to Japan-based Nikkei......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 8th, 2017

NORTH KOREA: Missile tests were practice runs to hit the US military in Japan

KCNA via Reuters North Korea’s state-run media announced its latest missile launches were conducted to practice hitting US military bases in Japan, according to The Washington Post on Tuesday. "If the United States or South Kor.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 7th, 2017

North Korea Warns of War

North Korea Warns of War On Tuesday the first pieces of the US missile defence system – Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) – arrived in South Korea, reporte.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 7th, 2017