Newspaper icon
The latest issue of Financial Standard now available as an e-newspaper
READ NOW
Search ResultsShowing 1 - 10 of 100+ results for "South Korea"
Chief economist update: No fear
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 12 APR 2021
... first quarter of this year has been replaced by concerns over the resurgence in infections - in Europe, India, Japan, South Korea and lately, the US, among others - caused by mutations of the virus, problems with the supply and slow distribution of the ...
Australia in China's shadow
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 16 DEC 2020
... for 35.3% of total exports in 2019/20, much more than our next five biggest export markets combined - Japan (11.8%), South Korea (5.8%), USA (5.8%), UK (4.4%), and India (3.9%). Australia's exports of goods and services, in turn, account for a big portion ...
Chief economist update: China turns crisis into opportunity
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 8 DEC 2020
... month. Among its major trading partners, export shipments to the US jumped by 46.1%; Australia (22.6%); Taiwan (18.1%); South Korea (9.5%); the European Union (8.6%); and Japan (5.6%). Chinese import purchases increased slowed to 4.5% in the year to ...
Chief economist update: David Australia versus Goliath China
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 2 DEC 2020
... for 35.3% of total exports in 2019/20, much more than our next five biggest export markets combined - Japan (11.8%), South Korea (5.8%), USA (5.8%), UK (4.4%), and India (3.9%). Australia's exports of goods and services account for around 24.1% of ...
Chief economist update: The recession is over
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 28 OCT 2020
... recession and its growth momentum is accelerating, from -6.8% the March quarter to +3.2% in June to +4.9% in September. South Korea - our third biggest export client (5.0%) - has bounced out of recession. The economy grew by 1.9% in the September quarter ...
Chief economist update: Australia's third arrow
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 30 SEP 2020
... Rounding up Australia's top five export markets: Japan, our second biggest export market, buys much less (11.1%); South Korea 5.7%; the US 5.4%; and, India 3.7%. China even purchases more "Made in Australia" goods than the OECD group of nations put ...
Global pension fund doubles down on APAC
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 21 SEP 2020
... Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). The fund's existing office in Hong Kong will now focus on Greater China, South Korea and Japan. The $212 billion fund said its presence in the region is critical to its future growth, with $15.5 billion ...
Chief economist update: Prime Minister Suga
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 15 SEP 2020
... "...Australia's Victoria state recorded fewest infections since 26-Jun as restrictions lift in regional areas. South Korea eased social distancing curbs, including lifting ban on indoor dining and allowing leisure facilities to open. Tokyo government ...
Australia most active region in Q2: Research
ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 4 SEP 2020
New research has revealed that Australians were the most active institutional investment community within the Asia Pacific region in the second quarter of the year, with interest directed to long-only Australian equity strategies. The research, by institutional ...
NPS buffers COVID-19 shocks
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 1 SEP 2020
South Korea's National Pension Service (NPS) has delivered positive results for its members despite the havoc wreaked by the global pandemic in the investing world. In the six months to June NPS posted 0.5%, buoyed by investments in global fixed ...
PREVIOUS
NEXT