Models pose behind items on sale to celebrate the tenth anniversary of Emart's big-box warehouse chain, Emart Traders, on Monday at the store's Nowon branch in northern Seoul
People look around a shopping complex in Seoul on Sunday, ahead of the Korea Sale Festa event that will kick off next week.
More than 1,300 companies will give discount offers for the Korea Sale Festa event scheduled to run from Nov 1. to 15 this year, with hopes the event will boost consumption and help businesses.
The looming second wave of the novel coronavirus pandemic has pushed Korean film theater operators into a corner again, leading them to reduce payroll and shut down branches. Lotte Cultureworks, the entertainment unit of retail giant ...
Retailers are curtailing their operations in line with new government restrictions effective Sunday.
Korea Development Bank (KDB) has not agreed to a 1-trillion-won ($843-million) discount on Hyundai Development Company (HDC)'s acquisition of Asiana Airlines despite a report that the reduction in price had been discussed, the bank said.
Vegetable prices are rising due to the long and heavy rains.
The Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) and Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism injected 29 billion won ($24 million) into the tourism industry to launch a government-led discount event for people who use local accommodations from Aug. 14.
Mobile carriers are ramping up services for foreign residents as the coronavirus outbreak has taken a toll on revenue from overseas roaming services. Major telecom companies SK Telecom, KT and LG U+ have added services to attract new customers.
Major discount marts, including Emart and Lotte Mart, and the Agriculture Ministry are holding a special discount event to encourage consumers to purchase Korean agriculture products.