Among OECD's 34 member countries, Korea ranked lower at No. 23. This rank is based on a survey on 14 categories, including new business capabilities of government, enterprise and individuals, human resource capital, competition system, and product innovation.
Korea's entrepreneurship level has remained stagnant for several years. In the entrepreneurship ranking, Korea, which ranked No. 28 among 130 countries in 2015, climbed up to No. 27 among 132 countries last year but remained unchanged at No. 27 among 137 countries this year.
Korea was also overtaken by Japan whose ranking rose to No. 25 this year from No. 30 last year and No. 33 in 2015.
Private equity firm KKR & Co. and the Public Officials Benefit Association (POBA) have put two commercial buildings in South Korea up for sale separately, in transactions expected to fetch a combined $1 billion and in what would be KKR’s&hellip
The Public Officials Benefit Association (POBA) will select two to three US private debt fund houses to make senior secured, direct lending of around $150 million to US mid-market companies with sales of $50 million to $1 billion. The amount&hellip
The Carlyle Group has offered 1.9 trillion won ($1.7 billion) in pre-arranged debt financing to potential bidders of its wholly-owned ADT Korea, in a move seen aimed at speeding up the sale of the country’s No. 2 securities service firm.&hellip