[SEOUL] South Korea's unemployment rate jumped to a nine-year high in January as more people shunned low-paying work in the face of rising minimum wages, putting pressure on the economy and...

[SEOUL] South Korea on Friday raised its key interest rate for the first time in a year, in a bid to curb snowballing household debts and a housing price hike casting a pall over Asia's fourth-...

[SEOUL] South Korea is in danger of falling into a lost economic era like Japan as the nation lacks new growth drivers and is struggling to break out of a prolonged period of slow expansion,...

[SEOUL] South Korea's economy grew slightly slower than expectations in the third quarter, and in line with the previous three-month period, as a plunge in domestic investment offset the...

[SEOUL] South Korean job market rebounded in September with the unemployment rate falling to a seasonally 4.0 per cent from 4.2 per cent in August, official data showed on Friday.

[SEOUL] South Korean exports are holding up just fine so far as the US-China trade war escalates, with shipments jumping by the most in a year during the first 20 days of September.

[SEOUL] Stronger global demand for memory chips and petrochemicals helped fuel an 8.7 per cent increase in South Korea's exports in August, marking a second straight month of gains amid...

[SEOUL] South Korea added a mere 5,000 new jobs in July, slowing sharply from 106,000 a month earlier, official data showed on Friday, the smallest increase since January 2010 in the depths of the...

[SEOUL] South Korea's finance minister said on Thursday the government will raise its spending by more than planned until 2022 to counter a feeble weak labour job market and economic...

[SEOUL] South Korea's exports returned to growth in July on brisk sales of memory chips, but the chill from a deepening US-China trade conflict had still to be felt, and there were also doubts...