SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's quarterly growth slowed to the lowest in more than two years as a severe drought hit agriculture and an outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome sapped consumption.
9 July, 2015 South Korea central bank cuts growth forecast SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's central bank cut its economic growth forecast Thursday, citing a severe drought and the spread of Middle East respiratory syndrome.
2 June, 2015 South Korea reports its first 2 deaths from MERS virus SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea on Tuesday confirmed the country's first two deaths from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome as it fights to contain the spread of a virus that has killed hundreds of people in the Middle East.
13 June, 2015 WHO calls emergency meeting on ‘large, complex’ South Korea MERS outbreak By Jack Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Saturday it would hold an emergency meeting on Tuesday to consider South Korea's outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), which it described as "large and complex". The U.N. health agency said more […]