Friday, January 12th, 2018

 

Coffee franchise Caffe Bene files for court-led restructuring

SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Yonhap) — Caffe Bene, a local coffee franchise, filed for a court-led restructuring scheme on Friday after suffering from a protracted slump and mounting losses, the company said. Launched in 2008, Caffe Bene expanded to become on Source: Money


(LEAD) S. Korea celebrates opening of 2nd terminal at Incheon airport

(ATTN: ADDS 1st photo) SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Yonhap) — South Korea’s transport ministry and Incheon International Airport Corp. (IIAC) held an event on Friday to celebrate the opening of a second passenger terminal at Incheon International Airport. T Source: Money


Shin Kori-3 reactor operates without shutdown in first year

SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Yonhap) — The state-run Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power (KHNP) said Friday Shin Kori-3, an advanced nuclear reactor designed for exports, has operated without problems since coming online in December 2016. The ARP-1400 reactor in Ulsan Source: Money


(LEAD) KOSPI ends higher on institutional buying

(ATTN: ADDS bond yields at bottom) SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Yonhap) — South Korean stocks finished higher Friday as institutions bought undervalued stocks following a correction after a Wall Street rally lifted investor sentiment. The won firmed against the U Source: Money


S. Korean Bond Yields on Jan. 12, 2018

Today (%) Previous Session(%) Change (BP) 1-year TB 1.834 1.832 +0.2 3-year TB 2.174 2.152 +2.2 10-year TB 2.623 2.589 +3.4 2-y Source: Money


KOSPI ends higher on institutional buying

SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Yonhap) — South Korean stocks finished higher Friday as institutions bought undervalued stocks following a correction after a Wall Street rally lifted investor sentiment. The won firmed against the U.S. dollar. The benchmark Korea Source: Money


S. Korea celebrates opening of 2nd terminal at Incheon airport

SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Yonhap) — South Korea’s transport ministry and Incheon International Airport Corp. (IIAC) held an event on Friday to celebrate the opening of a second passenger terminal at Incheon International Airport. The second terminal at the Source: Money


(LEAD) S. Korea orders companies to save power for 2nd day amid cold spell

(ATTN: UPDATES latest figure in fifth para, ADDS gas usage at bottom) SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Yonhap) — South Korea ordered local companies to cut their power use to maintain a stable electricity reserve rate as a continuing cold spell caused a spike in heat Source: Money


S. Korea, Czech Republic sign revised anti-double taxation agreement

SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Yonhap) — South Korea and the Czech Republic signed a revised taxation agreement Friday to step up cooperation against double taxation and tax evasion, the foreign ministry here said. Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and Tomas Husa Source: Money


노회찬 “적폐청산은 범죄에 대한 단죄, 기한 없이 계속돼야”

[헤럴드경제=이슈섹션] 노회찬 정의당 원내대표는 12일 이전 정권에 대한 적폐청산은 기한을 정하지 말고 계속돼야 한다고 말했다.노회찬 원내대표는 12일 경남 진주 현장 아트홀에서 열린 ‘촛불이 꿈꾸는 정치’라는 제목 Source: Local News