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Monday, February 26, 2018


The daily stock price fluctuation range and transactions doubled compared to the past after its announcement of a stock split.
Fluctuating Share Prices
12 February 2018 - 11:30am
South Korea’s stock market behemoth Samsung Electronics saw its share prices plunge following the announcement of a stock split. Its share priced over 2 million won (US$1,848) dropped and its daily...
Samsung Electronics, Apple and Huawei are working on 5G chipsets while Qualcomm is expanding its 5G chipsets globally.
Challenging to Qualcomm
12 February 2018 - 10:45am
According to industry sources on February 11, Samsung Electronics, Apple and Huawei are working on 5G chipsets amid Qualcomm planning to supply its 5G chipset to manufacturers of smartphone, PC and...
Another Currency Swap
12 February 2018 - 10:30am
As South Korea is going to sign a currency swap deal with Switzerland, all eyes are on whether the country will be also able to clinch a bilateral currency swap agreement with Japan and the United...
Koo Young-ki, head of Hyundai Motor India is introducing the electric car Ioniq at the 'Auto Expo 2018' (Delhi Motor Show) in Greater Noida near New Delhi, India.
First Korean EV in India
12 February 2018 - 10:15am
According to the automobile industry on February 11, Hyundai Motor is planning to launch nine models including electric cars by 2020, and will assemble and produce electric cars locally beginning...
Hyundai Merchant Marine is expected to place orders of 20 vessels –- 12 12,000-TEU vessels and eight 13,000-TEU vessels –- one by one, starting in March.
Survival Based On Economic Scale
12 February 2018 - 10:15am
Hyundai Merchant Marine, virtually the only large ocean-going shipping company of Korea will start ordering ultra-large vessels that can transport 22,000 20-foot containers beginning next month at...
Hyosung Group has invested US$1.5 billion since establishing a Vietnamese corporation at Nhon Trach Industrial Complex near Ho Chi Minh City in 2007.
Strategic Base
12 February 2018 - 10:00am
The Hyosung Group will significantly expand investment in the chemical and heavy industry sectors in Vietnam. Hyosung Group chairman Cho Hyun-jun is planning to tap into the world market with Vietnam...
Dove of Peace at the 2018 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony realized by KT’s 5G technology.
Innovative IT Olympics
12 February 2018 - 10:00am
In the Gangneung Ice Arena on February 11, South Korean figure skater Choi Da-bin showed her performance in front of 100 cameras installed along the wall of the building. Her performance captured by...
The South Korean government may be forced to consider plan B such as purchase of GM Korea’s plant in Gunsan that may be left by GM.
What Should Come First?
12 February 2018 - 9:30am
A tug of war between the General Motors headquarters and the South Korean government over GM Korea’s survival has been resumed in nine years. GM is claiming that it has no choice but to withdraw from...
The South Korean government is positively considering the adoption of a cryptocurrency exchange approval system, benchmarking the model of the State of New York that gives a selective permission.
Adoption of New York Model?
12 February 2018 - 9:00am
The South Korean government is positively considering an introduction of cryptocurrency exchange approval system. It has changed its stance over regulations on digital currency exchanges from...
Sustainability in Construction Sector
9 February 2018 - 12:15pm
Hanmi Global Co. announced on Feb. 8 that it has published the second English edition of Sustainable Buildings and Infrastructure, a book that provides the trend of the global eco-friendly...
Hankook Tire’s sales rose largely due to the growth in sales of tires that are larger than 17 inches.
Improving Premium Image
9 February 2018 - 12:00pm
Hankook Tire Co. announced on Feb. 8 that it posted 6.81 trillion won (US$6.21 billion) in sales and 793.7 billion won (US$723.85 million) in operating profits last year. Its sales grew 2.9 percent...
Officials from small and mid-size companies participating in “K-Jang Bogo Project” run by the Korea Midland Power pose for a photo at the Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) vendor registration conference held in November last year.
K-Jang Bogo Project
9 February 2018 - 11:45am
The Korea Midland Power Co. (KOMIPO) recently announced that it achieved 10 billion won (US$9.13 million) worth of exports in January 2018 through “K-Jang Bogo Project” that has been promoted from...


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