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Wednesday, October 18, 2017


Concept of hybrid module mobility developed by UNIST
Charged by Pedaling
11 October 2017 - 1:30pm
The Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) announced on October 10 that its research team led by professor Jung Yeon-woo and auto parts manufacturer Mando unveiled the concept of...
From left: Green Cross Laboratories Director Lee Eun-hee, Sudan Central Lab Director Dina Ahmed Hassan Ibrahim, Green Cross MS CEO Kim Young-pil, and Elrayih Hydoub, deputy chief of the Sudan Embassy in Seou.l
Bridgehead for African Market
11 October 2017 - 1:15pm
Green Cross MS and Green Cross Laboratories announced on October 10 that they have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to cooperate in clinical examination sector with Sudan Central Lab, which...
Officials celebrate the completion of Hyundai Construction Equipment’s new office building in Europe.
Foothold for Takeoff
11 October 2017 - 1:15pm
Hyundai Construction Equipment Co. announced that it recently held a ceremony for completing its new office building for European business in Tessenderlo, a city located in northeastern Belgium, with...
The Monthly sales of Korean carmakers in September have improved significantly over the past month.
Stronger Performances in Sept.
11 October 2017 - 1:15pm
The Monthly sales of Korean carmakers, which have been steadily declining this year compared to last year, have improved significantly over the past month. Thus it is highly anticipated that the...
Korea’s overseas construction orders stood at US$21.094 billion as of September of this year, up 14% from a year ago (US$18.455 billion).
Overseas Construction
11 October 2017 - 1:00pm
This year has been witnessing tectonic shifts in Korean builders’ new overseas orders. Hyundai Engineering, Daelim Industrial, and SK E&C distinguished themselves while Samsung C&T and GS E...
Samsung Electronics is looking to acquire a Taiwanese LED manufacturer in order to offset the sluggish sales of its QLED TVs and release of a home version of the Cinema LED Screen.
Exit Strategy from QLED Dilemma
11 October 2017 - 12:30pm
According to industry sources, Samsung Electronics is looking to acquire a Taiwanese LED manufacturer in order to offset the sluggish sales of its QLED TVs. Samsung Electronics is also planning to...
All eco-friendly car models, including electric cars, equipped with Korea-produced batteries were excluded from receiving subsidies for the ninth time this year.
Driven to Giving UP
11 October 2017 - 12:30pm
The Chinese government has yet to loosen its grip when it comes to electric car batteries manufactured by Korean companies. All eco-friendly car models with Korea-produced batteries were excluded...
Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix accounted for more than 25 percent of the total KOSPI market capitalization on September 25.
Too Much Inclined
11 October 2017 - 12:15pm
Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix are expected to record their best-ever results for four consecutive quarters. Accordingly, their stock prices are also reaching a record high. According to financial...
The Economic Reform Solidarity claimed that chairman Chey is trying to avoid regulations on internal trading by executing power based on his shares of SK Siltron through a total profit swap contract.
Cheap Trick
11 October 2017 - 12:00pm
Why did SK Corp let Chey Tae-won, the chairman of SK Group, acquire a 29.4% stake in SK Siltron, a promising subsidiary of the SK Group? The Economic Reform Solidarity said on October 10 that the...
The security standard items for blockchain that South Korean researchers proposed were selected as international standardization projects at the ITU.
Security Standard
11 October 2017 - 12:00pm
South Korean researchers proposed the security standard items for blockchain, which is considered a technical infrastructure that can safely records and utilizes important contracts online using...
The ratio of South Korea’s exports to China to South Korea’s total exports fell from 25.1% to 23.5% between last year and the first eight months of this year.
Dependence Inched Down
11 October 2017 - 12:00pm
It has been found that the share of products exported from South Korea to China fell below 10% in the Chinese import market this year. This has to do with the Chinese government’s policy for a change...
In relation with the extension of the currency swap deal between South Korea and China, the Chinese government is weighing the benefits against the losses.
Weighing Benefits
11 October 2017 - 11:30am
The currency swap deal between South Korea and China expired on October 10 and the extension of the agreement is still up in the air with the Chinese government weighing the benefits against the...


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