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RoK’s overseas direct investment surges in Q2

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RoK’s overseas direct investment surges in Q2

The Republic of Korea (RoK)'s overseas direct investment rose sharply in the second quarter from a year earlier as investors focus on offshore investment in the manufacturing and financial sectors, the RoK government’s data shows.

RoK, DPRK officials meet in Indonesia

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RoK, DPRK officials meet in Indonesia

The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon met with Deputy Prime Minister Ri Ryong-nam of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) in Jakarta on August 18 just before the opening ceremony of the Asian Games 2018.

Vietnam, RoK intensify IT cooperation

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Vietnam, RoK intensify IT cooperation

The Vietnam Internet Association has signed a cooperation agreement with the Korea Federation of ICT Organisations, aiming to develop bilateral relations and create a forum for businesses of Vietnam and the RoK to transfer technologies, services and industries relating to ICT.

ASEAN - RoK’s second biggest farm produce export market

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ASEAN - RoK’s second biggest farm produce export market

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has become the second largest export market for agricultural and livestock products from the Republic of Korea (RoK) last year as the country's trade with China was hit by a diplomatic row, according to a report by the Korea Rural Economic Institute (KREI).