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Política The Japan Times - Japón Política Internacional

Japan and South Korea weigh economic cooperation fund to help resolve wartime labor fight

Japan and South Korea have begun exploring ways to resolve their long-running fight over compensation for wartime labor, with one option being the creation of a fund to provide money for economic cooperation, according to sources familiar with the bilateral relationship.
Economía The Korea Herald - Corea del Sur Relaciones Bilaterales

S. Korea's parliament ratifies free trade deal with Britain

South Korea's National Assembly on Monday ratified the free trade agreement between Seoul and London in a move to brace for Britain's exit from the European Union.
Economía The Korea Times - Corea del Sur Economía Internacional

South Korea decides to give up developing country status at WTO

South Korea said Friday it has decided to give up its developing country status at the World Trade Organization in a concession to the United States over reform of the global trade body.
Argentina The Korea Times - Corea del Sur Relaciones Bilaterales Cho Chung-un

Posco chief visits Argentina to inspect lithium mining site

Posco’s chief visited Argentina to check on the ongoing construction of a demonstration plant that extracts lithium collected from a local salt lake last week, the company said Wednesday.
Economía La Vanguardia - España Relaciones Bilaterales

Corea del Sur y España firman memorandos en turismo, comercio e inversiones

Corea del Sur y España firmaron este miércoles dos memorandos de entendimiento centrados en fomentar el turismo, y el comercio y las inversiones, aprovechando la visita de Estado de los reyes al país asiático.
Argentina Xinhua - China Inversiones

Argentina promociona oportunidades de inversión en Asia

Representantes de la Agencia Argentina de Inversiones y Comercio Internacional (AAICI) realizaron una misión de negocios en Asia para promocionar las oportunidades de inversión que ofrece el país sudamericano en los sectores de infraestructura, energía, tecnología, servicios, minería y turismo, informó hoy esa agencia estatal.
Argentina The Korea Herald - Corea del Sur Mercosur Kim Yon-se

Korea to vitalize FTA talks with S. American countries

South Korea has become the first Asian country to sign a free trade agreement with a Central American trade bloc, composed of five countries -- Honduras, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Costa Rica and Panama.
Argentina Yonhap - Corea del Sur Mercosur Kang Yoon-seung

S. Korea to hold trade talks with 4 S. American nations

South Korea's trade ministry said Monday it plans to hold the fourth round of trade talks with a regional economic bloc in South America, as Seoul aims to expand its trade network with emerging countries and revitalize its ailing exports.
Economía The Korea Times - Corea del Sur Relaciones Bilaterales Yi Whan-woo

Chile, Korea to update FTA

The Chilean food and beverages were available because of a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) signed in 2003.
Economía The Japan Times - Japón Economía Internacional Satoshi Sugiyama

Japan agrees to WTO consultation with South Korea amid trade dispute

Japan has agreed to a consultation with South Korea over Tokyo’s enhanced export control measures, trade minister Isshu Sugawara said Friday, effectively locking both countries into the World Trade Organization’s painstaking dispute settlement process — an undertaking that could potentially take years.
Economía The Japan Times - Japón Relaciones Bilaterales

South Korea removes Japan from trade whitelist as feud deepens

South Korea has removed Japan from its list of most trusted trading partners, the latest sign of unraveling ties between two U.S. allies mired in a series of disputes.
Economía The Korea Times - Corea del Sur Relaciones Bilaterales Dong Sun-hwa

Brazil seeks to boost pork exports to Korea

Korea opened the market for Brazilian pork only in 2018, following more than 10 years of negotiation. As of now, the country only takes up 1 percent of Brazil's pork export. From January to July in 2019, Brazil exported 3,000 tons of pork, valued at 6.6 billion won ($5.4 million), to Korea.
Economía The Korea Herald - Corea del Sur Relaciones Bilaterales Shin Ji-hye

Korea to complete ratification of FTA with UK before Brexit

South Korea is set to complete the ratification of a free trade deal with the UK at the National Assembly before the Brexit deadline of Oct. 31, officials said Monday.
Política The Japan Times - Japón Política Internacional Jesse Johnson

Seoul to end key intel pact with Tokyo

In a stunning move that could further upend already fraying ties between Japan and South Korea, Seoul on Thursday announced that it would scrap a key intelligence-sharing pact with Tokyo, with the South’s presidential Blue House saying in a statement that it did not meet Seoul’s “national interests” to maintain the deal amid the intensifying spat between the two neighbors.
Economía BBC - Reino Unido Economía Internacional

UK and South Korea sign 'continuity' trade agreement

The UK has signed a "continuity" trade agreement with South Korea, allowing businesses to keep trading freely after Brexit.
Economía Jerusalem Post - Israel Economía Internacional Herb Keinon

Israel, South Korea conclude talks on Free Trade Agreement

This is Israel's first free trade agreement with an Asian country. The move is expected to significantly reduce prices for cars, electronics and even soy sauce to Israeli consumers.
Política The Korea Times - Corea del Sur Política Internacional

North Korea says it has no intention to talk with South Korea

North Korea said Friday that Pyongyang has no intention to talk with South Korea again, calling it a "senseless" hope to expect talks to be resumed when Seoul's joint military exercise with the United States is over.
Política The Japan Times - Japón Política Internacional

U.S. says it's consulting on Asian missile deployment but that it would be a 'sovereign decision'

A senior U.S. diplomat says Washington is consulting with its allies as it proceeds with plans to deploy intermediate-range missiles in Asia, a move China says it will respond to with countermeasures. es un sitio web oficial del Gobierno Argentino