Posts Tagged ‘KORUS’

Businesses, Politicians Clash Over US-South Korea Free Trade Agreement (2011-2-8)

Since December, when President Barack Obama and South Korean President Lee Myung-bak announced that they made further progress on US-South Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS-FTA), the agreement has been highly debated on its way to Congress.

US, South Korea to Meet to Discuss Pending Free Trade Agreement (2010-9-27)

The US and South Korea have plans to meet to further discuss the KORUS Free Trade Agreement, which has yet to be approved by Congress.

In the Works: China, S. Korea, Japan Trade Agreement (2010-2-19)

China, South Korea, and Japan are meeting to investigate the possibility of a trilateral trade agreement between the Asian economic powerhouses.

Obama Hopes to Pass KORUS Trade Agreement By 2010 (2009-11-20)

While visiting South Korea, President Obama announced his intention to pass the South Korea-US free trade agreement that is currently on hold, pending approval in Congress. From the New York Times, on Thursday: At a news conference in Seoul, South Korea, Mr. Obama and the president of South Korea, Lee Myung-bak, both declared their desire [...]

KORUS Trade Agreement Moving Forward (2009-6-18)

It’s been a busy month for South Korea’s international trade representatives! While on a visit to the Washington, DC, Korean President Lee Myung-bak and senior officials worked out some plans with Commerce Secretary Gary Locke, ultimately signing a Memorandum of Understanding regarding: High-Tech Trade. Deepening the collaborative high-technology relationship, including facilitating secure bilateral high-tech trade [...]