alt
Posted : 2013-01-29 09:09
Updated : 2013-01-29 09:09

S. Korean manufacturers' biz sentiment for Feb. hits 4-month high

South Korean manufacturers' business confidence for February rose to the highest level in four months, underscoring optimism that the incoming government will unveil economic stimulus steps, the central bank said Tuesday.

The index of manufacturers' outlook on business conditions came in at 72 for February, up from 70 tallied for January, according to a monthly survey by the Bank of Korea (BOK). The index measures manufacturers' expectations for the coming month.

  • 1. First non-ethnic Korean lawmaker's son to begin military service
  • 2. Half-naked woman escapes from car
  • 3. Teacher gets jail sentence for having sex with middle school student
  • 4. Sitting on floor custom dying out
  • 5. THAAD seen through eyes of China, Russia, US
  • 6. I feel like a celebrity, says accused killer
  • 7. 'Family man' actor denies rape charge
  • 8. 55% of women believe in 'pure friendship' with men
  • 9. S. Korea to play New York in Little League baseball final
  • 10. New opposition leader to deepen THAAD conflict