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S. Korea Eyes More Deregulation to Lure Foreign Investment

S. Korea Eyes More Deregulation to Lure Foreign Investment

SEJONG, May 6 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea will further remove unnecessary and excessive regulations concerning foreign direct investment (FDI) as part of efforts to boost foreign investment and the local economy, the government said Wednesday. Under its latest measures, approved at a Seoul meeting of economy-related ministers, the government will work to remove or [...]

Korean Pharmaceutical Firms Increase FDI to Obtain Advanced Technology and to Expand Markets

Korean Pharmaceutical Firms Increase FDI to Obtain Advanced Technology and to Expand Markets

SEOUL, March 16 (Korea Bizwire) – Foreign direct investment (FDI) by Korean pharmaceutical firms was three times greater in 2014 compared to the previous year. According to a report from the Korea Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI), which analyzed Korean pharmaceutical industry FDI trends, local drug makers reported a record US$154.9 million in FDI last year, [...]