‘Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!’ an eccentric, witty look at pop music history

KOSDAQ firms' investment edges up in 2013

kh close

 

Published : 2014-03-26 15:09
Updated : 2014-03-26 15:09

Despite economic uncertainties, local firms listed on the tech-heavy KOSDAQ market appeared to have increased their investment in 2013, according to government data on Wednesday.

A total of 241 KOSDAQ-listed firms spent a combined 3.87 trillion won ($3.59 billion) last year, compared with 3.76 trillion won a year earlier, according to the data compiled by the KOSDAQ-Listed Companies Association.

The tallied firms spent a combined 2.17 trillion won buying stakes in other firms last year, up 17.1 percent, or 316 billion won, from a year earlier.

They invested a combined 1.21 trillion won in building and improving facilities and plants last year, also up 6.4 percent from a year earlier, the data showed.

The widened scope of investment by the KOSDAQ firms also was in contrast with data from the nation’s top 30 conglomerates who cut investment in 2013, with the exception of Samsung and SK.

(hkp@heraldcorp.com)







Photo News

티아라 효민 멋진 뒤태에 남심 흔들

섹시백 선발대회 몸매 뽐내는 참가자들

카자흐 女배구선수 초특급 미모, 전세계 ‘깜짝’