2021년 01월 18일
Seoul to launch Trade On platform to support exports of local SMEs
The Seoul city government and Seoul Business Agency (SBA) will launch ‘Trade On,’ a platform to back small and medium-sized companies in South Korea promot
Korea's No. 1 travel agency Hanatour Service to cut payroll amid virus crisis
South Korea’s No. 1 travel agency Hanatour Service Inc. has opted to cut payroll as its international business has put on hold for nearly a year. It is plan
Korean pres puts an end to talk of pardoning ex presidents
Presidential pardon for two imprisoned presidents Lee Myung-bak and Park Geun-hye may have to be considered in some time, given their age, but only when it h
Capital shift from banks to stock markets accelerates in Korea this month
As much as $13 billion have been yanked out of bank accounts so far this year in South Korea to suggest the bulk could have headed to the asset market amid h
Samsung Biologics finalizes $39.2 mn CMO deal with Roche
Samsung Biologics shares turned a tad higher in Monday after the Korean biosimilar manufacturer said a definitive CMO agreement has been signed with Roche fo
Samsung Elec faces acute supply shortage for mobile chips
Samsung Electronics’ foundry is struggling to keep up with the surging global demand for mobile processors and can further drift to a distant No. 2 if it do
Doosan reinvents itself as fuel cell, drone, robot producer
Doosan Group under group-wide restructuring is rapidly shifting away from its focus on heavy equipment and fossil fuel and nuclear power businesses to cleane
[Newsmaker] 'My son is not a ghost,' parent files petition
A parent of an autistic child filed a presidential petition Friday after having received numerous complaints by neighbors in their apartment building. Accord...
Shares of Samsung Elec and others down as the group awaits Lee verdict
Shares of Samsung Electronics Co. and other flagships under Korea’s household corporate name have sagged Monday as investors await the final verdict on Sam...
Govt. to train specialists in agriculture and food sectors to lead post-virus era
The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs will begin training officials and workers in the agricultural and food sectors to lead the post-coronavir
Mirae Asset Global readies aggressive expansion in PEF biz
South Korea’s Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. is pushing private equity fund (PEF) business to a higher level based on its confidence in the management.
Investment in inverse funds betting on Kospi fall adds nearly $2 bn this month
Investment in inverse funds leveraging on a fall in South Korea’s stocks has added nearly $2 billion over the last two weeks amid anticipation of a correcti
'Biden administration turning point' for talks with North Korea
This is an excerpt from President Moon Jae-in’s New Year press conference. -- Ed. Q. North Korea doesn’t appear likely to give up nuclear weapons. What i
'Herd immunity will be achieved by September'
This is an excerpt from President Moon Jae-in’s New Year press conference. -- Ed. Q. Do you regret not procuring vaccines earlier? A. No. Vaccines will be r
Without consensus, 'pardons cannot be a tool for national unity'
This is an excerpt from President Moon Jae-in’s New Year press conference. -- Ed. Q. What is your position on pardons for former presidents Lee Myung-bak an
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