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Thursday, January 18, 2018


Samsung changed the name of Samsung Creative Economy Complex in Daegu to Samsung Creative Campus in February this year.
Fading into History
17 March 2017 - 11:00am
As President Park Geun-hye was forced out of office due to the Choi Soon-sil Gate that triggered her impeachment, “creative economy,” one of the key policies promoted by former President Park Geun-...
Lotte Group chairman Shin Dong-bin (right) and SK Group chairman Chey Tae-won (left) are swearing at the National Assembly’s hearings on Dec.6, 2016 in relation with the Choi Soon-sil scandal.
Tycoons Freed from Travel Ban
8 March 2017 - 12:00pm
Overseas travel bans will be lifted probably next week for Lotte Group chairman Shin Dong-bin and SK Group chairman Chey Tae-won who were investigated over the Choi Soon-sil scandal. "At present,...
Nam Yoo-chin, mayor of Gumi.
Global Economic Mission
27 February 2017 - 7:30pm
The Gumi Economic Mission to the US headed by Nam Yoo-chin, mayor of Gumi, is stepping up its efforts to expand its global value chain. The economic mission which traveled to Silicon Valley and...
CI of the Kolmar Korea.
Charged with Tax Evasion
1 February 2017 - 11:45am
Kolmar Korea Chairman Yoon Dong-han was indicted on charges of making a profit through borrowed-name security accounts and evading billions of won of taxes. The Seoul Central District Prosecutors'...
Costa Rica President Luis Guillermo Solis visits the IFEZ Public Relations Office with Incheon Mayor Yoo Jeong-bok on October 14 in 2016.
Must-go Place
19 January 2017 - 2:30pm
The Incheon Free Economic Zone (IFEZ) Public Relations Office has emerged as a place key figures at home and abroad must go. In particular, most foreign visitors were potential investors and...
On January 12, South Korean special prosecutors summoned Samsung Electronics vice chairman Lee Jae-yong as a bribery suspect.
Samsung in Trouble
13 January 2017 - 11:00am
Samsung Electronics vice chairman Lee Jae-yong was summoned by special prosecutors on January 12 for allegations that he offered a bribe to Choi Soon-sil and her family. After an investigation, the...
Kim Hee-geun, chairman of Byucksan Engineering.
Tax Evasion
16 December 2016 - 4:00pm
South Korea's tax authorities uncovered Kim Hee-geun, chairman of Byucksan Engineering, hiding his offshore bank accounts with a large sum of money. The National Tax Service (NTS) posted the actual...
BBQ chairman Yun Hong-keun’s unreasonable expansion of overseas business and the excessive diversification of its business are bringing in many side effects.
Number Manipulation
22 November 2016 - 10:45am
It has been found that Genesis BBQ, a franchised chicken business operator, falsified the number of its members so it became impossible for the food company to recruit new members for the time being...
The South Korean government selected spatial information as one of the seven promising sectors such as autonomous car, drone, smart city and so on.
Spatial Information
1 November 2016 - 11:00am
These days, the importance of high-precision spatial information as a basic infrastructure is increasingly highlighted in various future-oriented industries such as autonomous driving, drone,...
Weifang has been a key area of many dynasties or regimes since residents started living in the river water area from some 7,000 years ago
Coexistence of Tradition and Modernity
31 August 2016 - 11:30am
When we, the Korean press delegation, arrived at Weifang on June 26, it was already past noon. We unpacked our bags at the hotel and attended the lunch banquet hosted immediately by Ding Hanbang,...
Kwon Young-jin, Daegu Metropolitan City Mayor
Invitation to Daegu Spirit
25 August 2016 - 8:30pm
The world is changing. The wave of enormous changes dubbed the Fourth Industrial Revolution or New Industrial Revolution is blowing in the industry, while society is turning into new community...
Jonathan Ortmans, president of GEN
GEN President’s Contribution
25 August 2016 - 8:15pm
The Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC), which celebrates its eighth anniversary this year, has strived to contribute to the establishment and enrichment of an entrepreneurship ecosystem for...


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