Reporter's Note

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

It has turned out that the debt-ridden Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC) had recovered only 10.9 percent of its investments made in overseas resources development projects over the past 15 years.

Jung yong jin
Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

The eyes of the media are on whether Chung Yong-jin, vice chairman of Shinsegae Group, would appear on the parliamentary inspection of the administration as a witness this year.

Monday, August 31st, 2015

12 small firms due to move in to Technopolis Chungju in North Chungcheong province had unsettling experiences.


Monday, August 17th, 2015

The Gender Summits are a series of interconnected conferences held all over the world to bring together scientists


invention office
Thursday, August 20th, 2015

The Invention Office, under the Science and Technology Committee of North Korea, takes charge of the N. Korean government’s intellectual property (IP) rights, including patents, designs, trademarks and copyright.

Thursday, August 13th, 2015

We need to set up a sensor technology research center in order to move forward the robot and Internet of Things (IoT) industries, the two most promising cutting-edge tech sectors.

Real-time News

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

The new Samsung C&T, the de facto holding company of Samsung Electronics, made its official launch on September 1. The Lee family owns a combined 30.4 percent stake in the new Samsung C&T. Holding a 4.1 percent stake in Samsung Electronics

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Offshore investors have recently dumped shares of Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix. According to the Korea Exchange (KRX), foreign investors unloaded 38.7 billion won worth of shares on August 31

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Among OECD member nations, South Koreans paid top dollar for mobile handsets in the years 2011-2014.

Mobile handsets sold in S. Korea were more expensive than anywhere

Monday, August 31st, 2015

Samsung Electronics is demonstrating for the first time a new subtitling format – HbbTV 2.0 – which at long last will bring accessibility for the deaf and hard-of-hearing to live streaming and on-demand content.

LG Watch Urbane Luxe Side
Monday, August 31st, 2015

In collaboration with U.S. retail jewelry company REEDS Jewelers, LG Electronics said on August 31 that it will introduce a premium limited edition smartwatch, LG Watch Urbane Luxe.

SUHD TV with CEA 4K UHD Logo
Monday, August 31st, 2015

Samsung Electronics on August 30 announced that all of the 2015 UHD TV models, encompassing Series 9 to Series 6 models, qualify for, and will display, the 4K Ultra HD logos developed by the U.S. Consumer Electronics Association (CEA).

Supreme Court
Saturday, August 29th, 2015

While the Constitutional Court is deliberating on whether a provision of the Military Service Act that stipulates punishment of conscientious objectors (COs) is constitutional or not, the Supreme Court on August 27

Chung Myung whun
Saturday, August 29th, 2015

Chung Myung-whun, the music director of the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra (SPO), has announced his intention to resign. In an interview with a local newspaper on August 27, Chung Myung-whun,


Miss A Jia
Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

missA Jia has been featured in a recent pictorial shoots with a fashion magazine Ceci.

Friday, August 28th, 2015

HyunA shared the secret of her slim body figure.

World News

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

South Korea and North Korea reached a deal on Tuesday to ease military tensions after a four-day high-level talk, which kicked off on Aug. 24 in an effort to prevent full-fledged military conflict.

Products & Technologies

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

The Fashion Division of Samsung C&T, which encompassess Samsung Group’s construction, trading, fashion, food and biotech businesses, will exhibit in the IFA 2015 Berlin

Samsung Gear S2
Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

On September 1, Samsung Electronics has released details about its Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch today.


Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

A 48-year-old construction worker, who was run over by a truck on August 21 at a loading & unloading zone at the Lotte World Tower, passed away on August 30.


Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Hyundai Motor India’s No. 1 plant in Chennai has a 300-meter-long conveyor belt which churns out one unit of SUV Creta every 4 minutes. The Creta is a compact SUV which Hyundai Motor released last month.

Editor's Pick

Kim Chang-min
Monday, August 17th, 2015

Since 2012 July, when Psy released “Gangnam Style,” the world’s attention to Hallyu (“Korean Wave”) increased rapidly.

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