SEOUL, KOREA – The LG Optimus G Pro has become the best-selling smartphone model among LG’s entire smartphone lineup in the domestic market. According to LG Electronics, cumulative sales of the LG Optimus G Pro surpassed the 1.1 million mark in sales last week, overtaking the LG Optimus LTE that sold 1.1 million units in the domestic market.
SEOUL, KOREA – LG Electronics is forecast to hit 40 million in smartphone sales this year. Daishin Securities Research Center forecast on Wednesday that LG Electronics will sell over 10 million smartphone units quarterly.
SEOUL, KOREA – Hyundai and Kia are about to hit the 50 million in cumulative overseas sales, a remarkable feat which will crown their 39 years of hard work in overseas markets and prove that the Korean auto industry successfully entrenched itself as a major glob
SEOUL, KOREA- According to investment banking sources on September 1, KT will push for the acquisition of Woori Financial by organizing a task force within its corporate center, the strategic unit of the group. An investment banker close to the deal said, "KT Group is currently weighing how much synergies it can expect from a merger of Woori Financial with its BC Card."
SEOUL, KOREA - Nongshim announced on November 18 that its instant noodle “Shin Ramen” will be sold through the GBS Home Shopping in Kenya in Africa.The GBS Home Shopping,launched in 2010, is a home shopping-only channel run by Kenya’s TV station GBS.
SEOUL, KOREA – The Ministry of National Defense has put a brake on the development of major offshore wind power complexes (e.g. the Saemangeum wind power cluster project and the 200MW wind power project in Daejeong-ri, Jeju) on the grounds that wind turbines can disturb radar signals. The Ministry is calling for remedies such as the use of stealth paint.
SEOUL, KOREA – Developing nations in Latin America will push for informatization consulting projects based on South Korea’s e-government model. Next year, South Korea’s e-government system is expected to be briskly exported to various regions in Latin America.
SEOUL, KOREA - As Chinese photovoltaic companies are financially strapped due to their fierce competition, Hanwha Group is expected to be the main beneficiary as it has made a tremendous investment into the relevant industry. Some are, however, saying that the unexpectedly prolonged economic downturn is causing a hindrance to the Group’s sunlight business.
BOISE, IDAHO, USA — Micron Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:MU) today announced the pricing of an offering of USD 480.0 million aggregate principal amount of its 2.375% convertible senior notes due 2032 (the “2032C Notes”) and USD 390.0 million aggregate principal amount of its 3.125% convertible senior notes due 2032 (the “2032D Notes” and, together with the 2032C Notes, the “Notes”).
SEOUL, KOREA- SK E&S Co., Korea's leading retail gas company, said on September 9 that it had signed a deal to import shale gas from the United States. The Korean company agreed on the same day with Freeport LNG Development, the U.S. company operating an LNG receiving and regasification terminal in Freeport, Texas, to use the latter's liquefaction facility for shale gas.
MUNICH,GERMANY– AOK Systems and Bitmarck Software, the two biggest systems companies serving the statutory health insurance funds, have tasked Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) with developing its Card Application Management System (CAMS) for a second generation of German health cards.
Though lighting represents about 17.5% of all global electricity consumption, only a small percentage of the lighting in commercial buildings is controlled by anything other than an ON/OFF switch. Intelligent lighting controls enable the lighting system to react to the actual conditions in a space, such as whether the space is occupied and how much natural light is present, and only provide the amount of artificial light that
SEOUL, KOREA – A private equity real estate fund affiliated with Woori Asset Management has acquired the headquarters building of Weatherford International, an oil and natural gas service company in Houston, at 100 billion won.
SEOUL, Oct. 28, 2010 - LG Electronics (LG) today announced unaudited earnings results based on IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) for the three-month period ending September 30, 2010. Earnings reflected a strong performance in flat-panel TVs and home appliances while revenue and profit declined in mobile phones during the quarter.
Minnesota, USA -September 16, 2011 - If you are outgoing and desire to meet new friends, it is a difficult task in the regular, popular social networking sites. After all, sites such as Facebook connect you based on common friends. Yet, you may not have anything in common with these people except a mutual friend or two.
DUNFERMLINE, UK — Rainbow Technology Systems (RTS) and 3M's Protective Materials business have joined efforts to makeliquid coating protection for photo-tools available for use with the RTS Panda coating machine.
The tension is unbearable. Our sweaty palms slip as we try to click the mouse to search for the newest news, photos and rumors for the Apple tablet. In truth, Apple better not disappoint us. Seriously-look at this build up-this thing better compliment you and make you lunch because if it does anything short of that the American people are going to be peeved.
SEOUL, KOREA – On Wednesday, Hanwha S&C (a Korean provider of information technology services) announced that it would embark on a project to build a next-generation deduction system for National Credit Union Federation of Korea (NACUFOK).
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