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Colliers International Expands in Washington, D.C.

Colliers International Expands in Washington, D.C.

TORONTO and WASHINGTON, Oct. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Leading global commercial real estate services firm Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CIGI)(TSX:CIGI) announced today the acquisition of leading tenant representation advisory firm Serten Advisors. With its office in Tysons Corner, the firm serves global, national, and regional clients with a highly skilled and experienced team of professionals [...]

Washington’s NAFTA Renegotiation Can Adversely Impact S. Korean Exports

Washington’s NAFTA Renegotiation Can Adversely Impact S. Korean Exports

SEOUL, May 14 (Korea Bizwire) – The latest steps by U.S. President Donald Trump to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) could undercut the price competitiveness of South Korean exports to America that are shipped through Mexico, according to experts Saturday. The concern came as the Trump administration is anticipated to kick off official steps to renegotiate [...]

South Korea Welcomes U.S. Move to Designate North Korea as ‘Primary Money Laundering Concern’

South Korea Welcomes U.S. Move to Designate North Korea as ‘Primary Money Laundering Concern’

SEOUL, June 2 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea on Thursday welcomed the U.S.’ move to designate North Korea as a “primary money laundering concern,” saying that it indicates Washington’s strong commitment to faithfully carry out the toughened sanctions on the communist country for its nuclear weapons program.  The foreign ministry vowed to keep working closely [...]

Construction Begins to Restore Former Korean Legation in Washington

Construction Begins to Restore Former Korean Legation in Washington

WASHINGTON, Oct. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Construction began Monday to restore a historical building that housed the Korean legation in Washington more than a century ago, before it was forcibly taken over by Japan following its colonization of Korea.’ In 2012, the South Korean government bought the red brick, three-story building in central Washington from [...]