DVN (Holdings) Limited ("DVN") -- stock code: 00500 HK -- is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Frontier Services Limited, has concluded an agreement to acquire Phoenix Aviation Limited ("Phoenix"), a company incorporated in Kenya, for total consideration of US$14 million.
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 – 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.
Canon’s new PowerShot A-Series digital cameras offer some noteworthy specs, great photo-taking capabilities at a reasonable price, and new rechargeable lithium-ion battery in two of the A-Series models. The A-Series lineup, comprised of the PowerShot A3100 IS, A3000 IS, A495 and A490, is available in new metallic colors. .
SEOUL, KOREA - Hyundai Mobis, Korea's largest auto parts company, will this year build or expand plants in China and India, as well as in Korea. In addition, it would also build from scratch a third module plant near the Kia Motors plant in Yancheng in northeastern Jiangsu Province, followed by two more plants in India and an expansion project in its Gwangju plant at home.
"What makes you live on?" Once in a while during a meeting with my old friends, I am asked this question. I respond with, "I live on machine sales and research." The reply is often, "What kind of research? Machine design?"
The 11th International Semiconductor Exhibition (i-SEDEX), the nation's biggest semiconductor exhibition, will be held at KINTEX, Gyeonggi Province on Oct. 13-16 under the sponsorship of the Ministry of Knowledge Economy.
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.
The Korea Display Industry Association, chaired by Kwon Young-soo, will hold the 9th International Meeting on Information Display (IMID 2009) at Exhibition Hall Four of KINTEX in Ilsan from Oct. 13 until Oct. 16.
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.
There is a surgical robot much beloved by orthopedic surgeons, it has been referred to as 'the Robodoc.' Why is the Robodoc (the world's first automatic surgical robot) prized by global medical circles? To learn what is behind the Robodoc's popularity, Korea IT Times interviewed Lee Kyeong-hoon, CEO of Curexo Inc.
It is possible to achieve better health and well-being for the general population through the application of ubiquitous technologies. That is, to improve and enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the traditional medical system by making products and services for u-healthcare more available, accessible, affordable, and accountable.