South Korea Business Forecast Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

South Korea Business Forecast Report

South Korea Business Forecast Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
South Korea Business Forecast Report
Published Dec 12, 2014
52 pages — Published Dec 12, 2014
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Ideological Rifts: South Korea s political scene is character- ised by a high degree of acrimony between conservative and liberal forces. Big business tends to support the conservative camp, while students, trade unions and leftist groups support liberal parties. ...Korea s highly homogenous society has resulted in strict immigration rules that are skewed in favour of skilled immigrants instead of the unskilled ones the country requires. Furthermore, the strong emphasis on education, -- Business Monitor International Ltd www South Korea Q- ---- a regional Favourite long-term Political risk index, Source: BMI where approximately -- of the population receives a university degree, has indirectly contributed to the rise in foreign brides as lower-educated farmers are forced to turn overseas when they are unable to marry Korean wives. The increase in foreign brides, who have minimal legal protection, has led to increased social tensions as a result of language and cultural differences. ...These self-interests could delay any planned changes to the constitution. north Korea Domestic politics Domestic and Foreign policies to remain Volatile

...- Business Monitor International Ltd www South Korea Q- ---- core Views the compromise between the ruling saenuri party and opposition New Politics Alliance for Democracy (NPAD) over the passing of the Sewol special bill will improve business confidence. However, we note that other contentious issues pose risks to the smooth functioning of parliament. ...We have downgraded our Korean won end-year forecast for ---- and ---- to KRW-,---/USD from KRW-,---/USD to reflect the increasingly bearish technical picture and the risks posed by the ongoing weakness in the Japanese yen. Key risks to outlook Downside risks to economic Growth Forecast: should we see a sharper-than-expected downturn in the global economy or even an implosion in south Korea s household debt market, we would certainly expect to see a substantial weakening in its exports sector, which, in turn may push the economy into a pronounced recession. political risks rising: an increasingly belligerent north Korea poses a latent security threat, and any nuclear test could lead to a flare up of tensions on the Korean peninsula. ...political risks rising: an increasingly belligerent north Korea poses a latent security threat, and any nuclear test could lead to a flare up of tensions on the Korean peninsula. - Business Monitor International Ltd www executive summary

...Source: BMI sun, following the signing of the Sewol bill due to difficulties faced in negotiating with her own party members and the vic- tims families. We expect internal disputes to continue due to existing factional feuds, with many party members opposing Park s nomination of Lee Sang-don to co-lead the party until the party s internal election in early ----. ...

  
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