SINGAPORE -- The Singapore Youth Olympic Games Organising Committee (SYOGOC) and Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a global leader in the consumer electronics industry, today reaffirmed their partnership by announcing several initiatives aimed at sharing the spirit and excitement of the first-ever Youth Olympic Games with Singapore and the rest of the world. Samsung is a Worldwide Partner of the Youth Olympic Games.
SEOUL, KOREA – Korea System Integration R&D Association said on February 3 that it was thrashing out ways to develop knowledge platforms aimed to rev up the export of public IT services as part of the government’s research projects.
SEOUL, KOREA - Samsung’s products were nominated to 7 categories at this year’s Mobile World Congress, including Best Smartphone, Best Feature Phone or Entry Level Phone, Best Mobile Tablet, Best Mobile Enabled Consumer Electronics Device, Best Mobile Advertising or Marketing on Mobile, Best mobile Infrastructure and Best Mobile Technology Breakthrough.
LG Display is aiming to overtake Samsung for top spot in the display market. On April 22, 2010, it was announced that LG plans to make a total investment of KRW 5.5 trillion in this year alone. Last year, they made a total investment of KRW 4 trillion. This was announced after LG Display reported their first quarter operating profits of KRW 789.4 billion, which exceeded expectations.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, announced the latest addition to its design-led camera portfolio, the ST6500, reinforcing the company's position as a global leader in digital imaging innovation and a pioneer of stylish design and ergonomic usability. The launch follows the success of Samsung's recent cameras such as the ST5000 which have showcased a fluid and sleek design approach..
The Korea Pack 2010, Korea's largest packaging exhibition is on at the KINTEX until June 4th. The packaging exhibition is being run in conjunction with COPHEX 2010, the cosmetics and pharmaceuticals industry exhibition; Korea Lab 2010, the International laboratory and analytical equipment exhibition and Korea chem 2010, an international chemical plant equipment processing show.
SEOUL, KOREA – The 3rd FIPP Asia-Pacific Digital Magazine Media Conference was held under the topic of ‘Magazines: The Digital Evolution’ hosted by Korea Magazine Association and FIPP at Grand Hilton Seoul Hotel, Seoul, Korea.
Seoul, Korea - SK Telecom announced on the 21st that number of its LTE service subscribers has passed 10 million mark as of 19th this month. SK Telecom was the world’s fourth mobile carrier to have passed the 10 million mark, after Verizon and AT&T of the U.S. and NTT DoKoMo of Japan.
SEOUL, KOREA – The National Tax Service is expected to collect more than 200 trillion won of taxes next year. According to the Ministry of Strategy and Finance and the National Tax Service on December 9, the portion of the tax authorities out of the 216.4-trillion-won tax revenue for the fiscal year 2013 would be 204.0 trillion won. It is 6 percent higher than this year's 192.6 trillion won.
SEOUL, KOREA – According to market research firm NPD, Samsung Electronics ranked first in sales during the first two months of 2013, taking up 27.9% of the US flat TV market, followed by the US’s VIZIO (15.4%), LG Electronics (12.2%), Sharp (7.7%) and Panasonic (5.0%).
SEOUL, KOREA - LG Electronics shot up to the No. 3 position in the global smartphone sales ranking in the first quarter of this year, standing right behind Samsung Electronics and Apple. This is the first time for LG Electronics to grab the No. 3 spot in terms of sales volume, although it was positioned at No. 3 in the fourth quarter of last year in terms of sales amount.
SEOUL, KOREA – Global equipment makers have set up their advance bases in Korea to take on the Chinese market. They not only draw up their China strategies in Korea but also organize technical support for their business in China in their divisions located in Korea.
SEOUL, KOREA – Korea Institute of Ceramic Engineering and Technology (KICET) has developed a series of next-generation new materials, thereby succeeding in domestically producing new materials for biotechnology and environment sectors.
SEOUL, KOREA – LG Electronics has ranked third by annual market share in the North American smartphone market. According to US market research firm Strategy Analytics (SA), LG Electronics finished 3rd with a 7.1% market share (in terms of supply) in 2012, after Apple (37.6%) and Samsung Electronics (26.6%).
SEOUL, KOREA – LumiRich, a Korean company specializing in LED lighting products, has set out to expand its share of the Japanese and US markets by launching a new LED light flaunting the world’s highest luminance efficiency.
Minnesota, USA February 21, 2011- Just like many holidays, President's Day is plagued with sales. It marks a time when there's a definite division between State and the economy. Each year, post offices and banks generally remain closed while stores are hopping with consumers ready to make expected big buys.
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