Melbourne, 20th October 2009. According to Ovum, global analyst and consulting firm, the mobile market in Malaysia will continue to mature, and players must adjust strategies accordingly. Nathan Burley, Analyst suggests mobile operators focus on maintaining existing subscribers and growing customer spending, while continuing to meet individual customer requirements. "Operators need to focus investment in growth areas while remaining cost-conscious and driving efficiencies through their business".
A bicycle can perk you up on the way to work, burn calories, alleviate congestion on roads, and help reduce Co2 emissions, but not everyone wants to arrive to work strapped head to toe in sweat-soaked spandex. On a visit to Kalkhoff eBikes in Portland, OR, we found out more about the niche for electric bicycles, which help commuters get around town on two wheels without breaking a sweat.
SEOUL, KOREA - Crowdfunding, an innovative fund-raising service, has the potential to be a new growth engine for Korea's future economic development, Kim Dong-yeon, chairman of Korea Finance Platform Co., said.
SEOUL, KOREA - Amidst heightened tensions on the Korean peninsula, the focus from global media networks has largely been on the instability in North Korea under the leadership of Kim Jong Un and the threat of potential missile attacks on South Korea. The media has also actively reported on a multitude of other physical threats levied against South Korea, the United States, and their allies.
SEOUL, KOREA - 2014 is the 55th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Denmark and Korea. To commemorate, the Embassy of Denmark, Seoul held a logo design contest in August 2013 under the theme of ‘Creative Partners, the 55th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations. The contest gathered much interest as was evident by the fact that over 200 logos were submitted from all over the world, including countries such as Denmark and France.
CeBIT ("Centrum der Büro - und Informationstechnik"; German for "Centre of Office and Information technology") is the only trade show on the planet that showcases the complete spectrum of ICT technology.
국내 언론사인 아시아엔이 이건희 삼성그룹 회장이 지난 5월 16일 삼성서울병원에 입원한 지 6일만에 별세했다고 보도했다. 기사에 따르면 “급성 심근경색으로 삼성서울병원에 6일째 입원 중인 이건희 삼성회장(72)이 5월 16일 오전 별세했다. 삼성은 장례 절차 등에 대한 구체적인 결정이 이뤄 진 후 조만간 발표할 예정인 것으로 알려 졌다. 이 회장 사망 소식은 16일 오후 청와대, 국정원 등 정부 기관에 통보된 것으로 전해 졌다. “고 보도했다.
KT, Korea's top wire and wireless communication operator, "aims to lead the data explosion and convergence market based on its superiority in smart phone and wireless networks," a top manager of the company said.
Choi Kyung-hwan, the minister of knowledge economy, held the 'tech+ forum', at Sheraton Walkerhill Hotel at 10:00AM on Dec 9, 2009 with the slogan, 'Ideas Changing The World' in front of 500 audiences, selected as those known for setting worldly trends in various fields to lecture about the topic "Korea and its new growth strategy to the new economic order after the crisis".
SEOUL, KOREA – Dwindling private consumption, coupled with credit card companies’ push for fewer additional services, has resulted in a pullback in credit card use. Credit card transactions for the second quarter stood at KRW 135.9 trillion, growing at the slowest pace of 4.1% since 2005.
Defenders of freedom and democracy around the globe will convene in Songdo, Incheon, to attend the 2010 WLFD ·APLFD General Conference - which is designed to introduce S. Korea's protection of freedom and remarkable economic growth to 139 member nations, reinforce solidarity and enhance the status of global proponents of liberal democracy.
Academic Joseph Schumpeter distinguished between 'invention, the making real of an idea and innovation, successful application of an idea.' Schumpeter also identified that the ultimate 'goal of innovation is positive change,' in business terms this refers to reducing costs, alignment with regulations and increasing productivity. Essentially, every 'have to' and the better place to be, every 'want to' could be approached innovatively.
ULSAN, KOREA - Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) announced a method for the mass production of boron/nitrogen co-doped graphene nanoplatelets, which led to the fabrication of a graphene-based field-effect transistor (FET) with semiconducting nature. This opens up opportunities for practical use in electronic devices.
In the run-up to the G20 Seoul Summit, Korea IT Times interviewed Oh Se-hoon, Mayor of Seoul, to learn about Seoul's preparations for the G20 Summit and the expected outcome of the international gathering. Since the G20 Seoul Summit is the first to be held in an emerging market economy, there is no denying that it is of great significance to Korea, especially Seoul.
Apple’s iPad makes a killer Web browser, gaming platform and virtual map, but it is really a superior way to read a book compared to e-readers like Amazon’s Kindle and Barnes & Noble’s Nook? We stack the two types of book alternatives side by side to see what each offers the digital bookworm.