SEOUL, KOREA — “IT is the future of our industries,” said Il-jun Park, Director General for Electronics & IT Industries of the Ministry of Knowledge Economy(MKE) at the September breakfast seminar hosted by the Information Professional Association of Korea
Washington, D.C. - Africa Rural Connect (ARC), a program of the National Peace Corps Association (NPCA), is an online global collaboration network, where knowledgeable people work together to communicate and respond to the needs of African farmers. After a highly successful first year, the ARC program kicks off its second annual contest to generate ideas to help rural Africa on March 15, 2010.
SEOUL, KOREA - Lihom-Cuchen Co., Korea's leading rice cooker maker, has seen its share price rise almost 100 percent this year to date. That's largely because of a three-fold rise in orders from China. Some analysts are raising doubts whether the company is capable of fulfilling China-originated orders in time.
DAEGU, KOREA – The International Meeting on Information Display (IMID 2012), hosted by the Korean Information Display Society (KIDS) and the Society for Information Display (SID) took place during August 28 to 31 at EXCO, Daegu.
SEOUL, KOREA - GM Korea showcased its brand-new SUV Chevrolet Trax in Jeju's Phoenix Island Resort on February 20 and plans to kick off its sales from February 25. The Chevrolet Trax is a small SUV mounted with a 1.4-liter gasoline engine which attracted a huge attention even before launch.
AACHEN, GERMANY- The German manufacturer of Hardware Security Modules (HSMs) launches its new product series SafeGuard CryptoServer CSe. The CSe-Series follows from the extremely successful high-end CS-Series—offering twice the performance and maximum security while keeping total cost of ownership to a minimum.
SEOUL, KOREA – Samsung Display and LG Display have agreed to end their scathing rows over patents. On Monday, Samsung Display CEO Kim Ki-nam and LG Display CEO Han Sang-beom held a government-brokered meeting at Seoul Palace Hotel in Banpo in order to find a way out of the patent stalemate.
SEOUL, KOREA - The "Baikal Smart City" project to be announced in the upcoming summit meeting on November 13 between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Korean President Park Geun-hye is expected to provide Korean construction and design contractors a stepping stone to enter into the Russian market.
Paper has been with us for such a long time, but the time has changed.With the development of telecommunication, many industries have been pushing for paperless, and many paper related industries, such as publishers, have suffered because of such development.
SEOUL, KOREA - LG Electronics is set to unveil its upcoming strategic model “LG G2” in New York next month. The company sent a letter of invitations for the LG G2 Day event to about 500 global media outlets on July 23.
SEOUL, KOREA - The share price of S-Oil Corp. is showing strength on the news of investment by Saudi Arabia's Aramco. Already a 35-percent holder of the oil company, Aramco will try to become the 100-percent owner of the company by taking over shares hitherto held by second-largest shareholder Hanjin Shipping.
SEOUL, KOREA – Global materials companies, such as Germany’s Wacker Chemie AG, Dow Chemical, Japan’s TOK Advanced Materials, have sunk their teeth into R&D buildups in Korea. Their R&D centers serve as a linkage between them and their corporate customers when they push for joint development and custom-tailored development projects.
SEOUL, KOREA - The production of thick steel plates, which had been in decline for years due to the slump in the construction and shipbuilding industries, has revived in the second quarter of the year.
KT, Intel Corporation and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., jointly announced that they will demonstrate the world's first live-air LTE solutions based on Cloud Communication Center (CCC) network technology at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2011 in Barcelona, Spain. They alsoplan an LTE trial test in the third quarter of this year in South Korea. Working together, KT, Intel and Samsung are shaping the future of next generation network architecture.
Seoul, Korea - Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) is pushing forward a company-wide IT convergence project. HHI has been implementing short-term IT convergence projects in several areas of operation, but now plans to maximize the synergy from the IT convergence by expanding the projects to its seven business divisions.
SEOUL, KOREA - SK Group plans to increase its investment by 10% to 16.6 trillion won this year. It is also thinking about expanding its recruitment to some 7,500. Despite external uncertainties and economic downturn around the world, the Group has decided to make an aggressive investment in order to gain a competitive edge in the global market.
DRESDEN, GERMANY - ZMD AG (ZMDI), a Dresden-based semiconductor company that specializes in enabling energy-efficient solutions, and Murata Power Solutions, the world's leading supplier of board mount power, today announce the product release of a true-digital 35A point-of-load (POL) solution.
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