Issue & Technology


On June 24, 2016 — LG Electronics (LG) received its third consecutive Intersolar Award for its new innovative NeON™ 2 BiFacial solar module at Intersolar Europe this week in Munich,


With the launch of a new budget smartphone, the Sky IM-100, Pantech is making a comeback after a 19-month hiatus.
Pantech, once the country's No. 2 handset maker, held a press conference


On June 23, Oracle has transformed and digitized its sales operations to ensure the simple, personalized and effective sales experience for customers and future customers.


Intel and Samsung announced the formation of the National IoT Strategy Dialogue, an initiative to convene like-minded industry partners and organizations to collaboratively develop strategic recomm

Reporter's Note


How about foldable smartphones fitting snuggly into your pocket? Folder flip phones seem poised to make a comeback. However, this time, we will see smartphones with a foldable screen, not clamshell phones.


South Korean e-commerce firm Coupang has been included on the list of 50 Smartest Companies of 2016, released by MIT Technology Review, an IT magazine published


The Mirae Asset Park Hyeon Joo Foundation said on June 22 that it delivered Mirae Asset Study Abroad Scholarships to the 18th batch of 250 students


June 17, 2016 – E. Merck KG announced the establishment of a new company: the Merck Family Foundation. Through this firm, the Merck family of owners will not only combine

Products & Technologies

Candurin NXT Ruby Red Applications

On June 20, 2016 – Merck announced that it is launching a new pearlescent effect pigment of the next generation. Candurin® NXT Ruby Red is the first silica-based effect pigment approved for food use.


On June 22, Webb-Rite Safety announced the launch of its portable Safety Lifeline System fall protection solution specifically designed for Commercial, Industrial and Residential construction applications.


Green Concert

Daebo Group has said that the 14th Seowon Valley Green Concert, held on May 28 in Paju, Gyeonggi Province, attracted 40,000 visitors, bringing the total number of visitors since 2000 to 320,000.


Hanmi Pharmaceuticals presented the results of studies on its long-acting diabetes/obesity drugs at the American Diabetes Association (ADA)’s 76th Scientific Sessions, held on June 10-14 in New Orleans

Open Government Data Special


The Korea IT Times’ interview with Jeon Seong-tae, head of the Creative Government & Organization Management Office at the Ministry of Interior.

Hwahae Seoul Pop

Since 2013, the Ministry of Interior (MOI) has held the annual Government 3.0 Open Government Data (OGD) Startup Competition to promote the opening up of government data and discover new business models.

People & Interviews


“If the applicant drops names including mine, do not hire the person.” Mirae Asset Chairman Park Hyeon-joo wrote in his autobiography. Park is known for putting HR at the center of Mirae Asset Financial Group and cherry-picking talent


Bora Kizil

Big Data technologies, cloud services and price drops in storage disks have made it possible to store huge datasets. Now companies can keep hundreds of terabytes and even petabytes of data forever.


Korea IT Times-Dongkuk

On June 21, Jang Ha-yong, head of the Graduate School of International Affairs and Information Security at Dongguk University, and Monica Chung, head of The Korea IT Times, signed a MoU to set up an industry-academia cooperation system.


Hana Financial Group’s CFIO Talks with Prof. Kim Hyoung-joong on Fintech

Han Jun-seong is an innovator. Hence his job title is CFIO (Chief Future Innovation Officer).

Editor's Pick

Yoon Hae-ree

Recently, the students in my school science club had the opportunity to listen to a lecture about the Antarctic. Mr. Lee Dong Hwa of NamKyung ENG, was one of the first Koreans to go to the Antarctic.

World News


An Arizona State University (ASU) in Tempe health researcher is reportedly studying how online yoga can help people faced with grief of stillbirth or rare blood cancer symptoms.

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