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South Korea may buy billions of dollars’ worth of U.S. weaponry
The White House said President Donald Trump has given “conceptual approval” to South Korean plans to buy billions of dollars of U.S. military equipment. And today, the president tweeted that he’s “allowing Japan and South Korea to buy a substantially increased” amount of U.S. weaponry. So, what U.S. defense contractors stand to benefit from these […]
South Korean court sentences Samsung heir to 5 years prison
Samsung accounts for about one fifth of South Korea's exports.
How countries have tried to retaliate against North Korea
Over the weekend, the U.N. decided to sanction North Korea in a move backed by China.
Court unanimously ousts South Korea's leader for corruption
About 30 protesters and police officers were injured in the violent clashes near the court, according to officials.
The uncertain state of South Korea
South Korea's corruption scandal, paired with President-elect Trump's comments about the country, has put the nation in a state of uncertainty.
U.S. steelmakers battle against cheap imports, again
China and South Korea are dumping cheap steel into the market
Is South Korea full of video game addicts?
The South Korean Parliament is considering legislation that would put limits on video game advertising and also tax the industry's revenue to help fight addiction.
North Korea blocks off industrial zone, border trade
Tensions rise on the Korean Peninsula as North Korea blocks South Korean worker access to an industrial zone along the border of the two countries.
South Korea accuses North Korea of cyberattack
South Korea is still recovering from an apparent cyberattack earlier this week. Government officials suspect North Korea of hacking, but is the country even capable?
Which country depends most on exports?
Find out which country exports 56 percent of its GDP each year.