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The South Korean government is going to minimize an increase in the price of electricity while replacing nuclear and coal-fired power plants with LNG and renewable energy sources in stages.
Too Optimistic about Supply and Price
15 December 2017 - 11:00am
The Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy of Korea announced that it reported its eighth national electric power supply plan for 2017 to 2031 to the National Assembly on December 14. According to...
SK chairman Chey Tae-won played a role as a bridge to establish the South Korea-China private economic cooperation consultative body by making use of his old Chinese networks.
S. Korea-China Business Council Launched
15 December 2017 - 10:30am
A South Korea-China private economic cooperation consultative body, which consists of leading businessmen in South Korea and China, will be established next year. For South Korea, the body will be...
UPI, a joint venture between US Steel and POSCO, hasn’t able to receive the hot-rolled steel sheets from POSCO from Q3 last year owing to the high rate of tariffs and has had to buy higher-priced hot-rolled steel sheets from US Steel.
US Trade Sanctions Backfire
14 December 2017 - 12:15pm
As material procurement costs have surged due to trade sanctions, POSCO’s joint venture in the United States is expected to post a loss this year. The US government’s measures to impose anti-dumping...
OLED market share by substrate type for 2018 to 2022. (photo courtesy: UBI Research)
Flexible OLED Vs. Rigid OLED
14 December 2017 - 11:45am
According to UBI Research’s recent report on December 13, flexible and rigid OLED shipments are estimated to reach 480 million and 409 million units in 2019, respectively. In addition, flexible OLED...
The SNUver, which is an autonomous driving vehicle developed by Seoul National University, has collected autonomous driving data in and around Yeouido, Seoul since June this year.
Self-driving in Urban Area
14 December 2017 - 11:45am
The self-driving in downtown is expected to kick into high gear from next year. Local ICT companies and automakers have been jumping into the competition to gather the running data in the urban areas...
The Korean automobile, organic light emitting diode (OLED), and semiconductor industries can face a crisis due to China's quantitative and qualitative growth.
Major Industries Threatened by China
14 December 2017 - 11:15am
It is worth noting that the Korean automobile, organic light emitting diode (OLED), and semiconductor industries leading the Korean economy can face a crisis due to China's quantitative and...
The Hyundai Motor Group increases the number of its green car models from 13 at present to 38 by 2025.
Focusing on Green Cars
14 December 2017 - 10:30am
The Hyundai Motor Group increases the number of its green car models including hybrid electric vehicle (HEV), plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV), EV (electric vehicle) and fuel cell electric ...
Intel acquired Mobileye, the world's No. 1 company in self-drive software that supplies software to Nissan, BMW, GM and Hyundai Motor,
Samsung-Intel Competition
14 December 2017 - 10:00am
The competition between Samsung Electronics and Intel has been getting fierce in the autonomous mobile industry as Samsung Electronics and Intel took over self-driving software and device developers...
Hyundai Motor Commercial Vehicles Division VP Lee In-cheol (right in the front row) and AG Group President Iki Wibowo (left) shake hands after signing an agreement on jV at the Indonesian Embassy in Seoul on Dec. 12. (photo courtesy: Hyundai Motor)
Accelerating SE Asian Market Development
13 December 2017 - 12:00pm
Hyundai Motor Co., South Korea's largest carmaker, has signed a business deal to set up a commercial vehicle joint venture with the tenth largest business group in Indonesia to tackle the Southeast...
Global big players starts biting on the Samsung’s stakes in Hanwha Group’s chemical unit worth 1 trillion won (US$914.16 million).
Amid High Profile
13 December 2017 - 11:45am
As Samsung Construction and Trading (C&T) and Samsung SDI are moving to sell their stakes in Hanwha Group’s chemical unit worth 1 trillion won (US$914.16 million), global big players starts...
A very large crude oil carrier (VLCC) built by Hyundai Heavy Industries.
Higher Ship Prices Expected
13 December 2017 - 11:15am
It is noteworthy that ship prices will rise next year with the shipbuilding industry shrinking recently due to forecasts about hundreds of billions of won in loss by Samsung Heavy Industries. This is...
Samsung Electronics will introduce HDR10 Plus video content with Amazon.
More Natural Picture Service
13 December 2017 - 11:15am
Samsung Electronics will introduce HDR10 Plus video content with Amazon. Videos based on HDR10 Plus technology have stronger brightness and contrast, resulting in more natural pictures. Samsung...

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