On July 26, 2016 – Merck announced the winners of its sixth Biopharma Innovation Cup. The winning team received €20,000 for its “controlling schistosomiasis transmission” approach in the Global Health area.
Amazon has today announced a partnership with the UK Government to explore the steps needed to make the delivery of parcels by small drones a reality, allowing Amazon to trial new methods of testing its delivery systems.
Two Korean-American peace activists have been denied entry into South Korea because their purpose of visit was to protest the S. Korean government’s decision to deploy a U.S. THAAD anti-missile defense unit in Seongju
On July 28, 2016 – SK Telecom announced its earnings on a K-IFRS consolidated basis for the second quarter of 2016: revenue of KRW 4.267 trillion, operating income of KRW 407.4 billion and net income of KRW 291billion.
On July 28, 2016 - Samsung Electronics announced the fourth and final phase of its share buyback program, amounting to KRW 1.8 trillion, which will take approximately three months to complete beginning tomorrow.
On Jul. 27, 2016 – LG Display announced that it will invest KRW1.99 trillion in a new 6th generation (1,500mm x 1,850mm) flexible OLED display production line in Paju, South Korea, as part of its preemptive efforts to change and lead the approaching era of flexible OLED screens for mobile devices.
The Korea IT Times, a S. Korea-based global news network, will run a five-installment series dedicated to startups developing blockchain technology (which is considered as a means of democratizing the financial market) and leaders in innovative financial services.
On July 13, 2016 - Fusionex International PLC, an international provider of software specializing in Analytics, Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT), is pleased to announce a major GIANT multi-year, multi-million dollar contract win in the Philippines .