Category Archives: South Korea

Philippine, Korean businesses sign 20 deals worth P4.8B

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 6 June) – Filipino business executives and their South Korean counterparts signed at least 20 agreements worth P4.8 billion during the three-day official visit of President Rodrigo Duterte in Seoul, South Korea. In his arrival speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Tuesday evening, Duterte said the agreements would translate […]

COMMENTARY: The Miracle In Korea

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 30 April) – A lot of people including die-hard cynics must still be reeling from Goosebumps over the scenes of the momentous summit of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in at Panmunjom. Indeed, as we were glued to our television screens last Friday watching the carefully […]

South Korean food producers set sights on Halal Market

SEOUL – South Korean processed food companies and farmers are ramping up efforts to tap into the rapidly growing global halal market as they face tougher competition from cheaper rivals and unfavorable foreign exchange rates, industry watchers said Monday. Halal food refers to food products that are prepared in a specific way according to Islamic … Read more