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Asia stocks edge up as US earnings prop up Wall St, dollar solid

Australian stocks were flat and Japan#39;s Nikkei rose 0.4 percent. South Korea#39;s KOSPI climbed 0.5 percent.

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South Korea President Moon Jae-in: PM Narendra Modi's new BFF?

South Korea President Moon Jae-in: PM Narendra Modi's new BFF? - The South Korean leader responded by welcoming PM Modi's Act East policy, which seeks close ties with countries in the Indo-Pacific

4 hours
PM Narendra Modi to host South Korea Prez this year

PM Narendra Modi to host South Korea Prez this year - The visit can be expected to deepen the already growing bilateral relationship

4 hours
South Korea's KDB, GM may sign preliminary funding deal by April 27

Korea Development Bank (KDB) may sign a preliminary agreement by April 27 to financially support General Motors Co's troubled South Korean unit, provided interim due-diligence on the unit is satisf...

11 hours
Dramatic Global Increase In Nearsightedness Related To Time Outdoors

Eyeglass sales are expected to double globally between 2012 and 2026, and the amount of time people are spending indoors may be a leading cause. The reason: an explosion in nearsightedness, especia...

15 hours
Govt approves pacts for supply of iron ore to Japan, S Korea through MMTC

The range of quantity of iron ore to be exported would be 3.8 million tonnes per annum to 5.5 million tonnes per annum

19 hours

South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea, is a sovereign state located in the southern part of the Korean Peninsula. The name "Korea" is derived from Goryeo, a dynasty which ruled in the Middle Ages. Its neighbors are China to the west, Japan to the east, and North Korea to the north.