SEOUL, KOREA – KOTRA (Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency) said Monday that it signed an MoU with Xinhua Ruide -- a joint venture between the Xinhua News Agency (the official press agency of China) and telecom equipment maker Datang -- and a China-based digital content trade company to build and operate a China-Korea mobile game platform.
SEOUL, KOREA – Global medical companies have shown a great interest in medical Hallyu (the Korean Wave) probably because of Korea’s world-class technologies and price competitiveness in the medical sector.
SEOUL, KOREA – On Monday, Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) and the Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy (MOTIE) held a meeting with the Foreign Investment Advisory Council, comprised of CEOs of foreign-invested companies operating in South Korea and the heads of overseas chambers of commerce in Korea.
SEOUL, KOREA – Under the auspices of KOTRA (Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency), Korean SMEs have clinches a series of large-scale overseas contracts. KOTRA said Sunday Korean SMEs’ competitive technologies and the effects of Korea’s FTAs have significantly lowered the entry barriers to overseas markets.
SEOUL, KOREA - Brand value is increasingly becoming the source for gaining a competitive edge in the global market. This intangible asset of the brand itself can allow a company to reap profit in the market.
SEOUL, KOREA – KOTRA (Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency) said Tuesday it will hold Cartoon Connection 2013, a global animation event, at Grand Hyatt Seoul from March 19 through 21. Cartoon Connection 2013 will be partaken in by 114 companies (including 58 Korean firms) from 18 nations.
SEOUL, KOREA – A Korean venture firm exporting satellite antennas saw its 2012 exports ascending 30% year-on-year to USD 45 million. The abolition of a 3% tariff under the KORUS (Korea-US) FTA has led to boosting its price competitiveness in the global market. Another Korean manufacturer of vehicle condensers also benefitted from the elimination of a 5.6% tariff.
SEOUL, KOREA – Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) has picked smartphone gloves, portable chargers and Galaxy smartphone cases as the most promising items that are soon to be global hits amid the global economic recession.
SEOUL, KOREA – The Ministry of Knowledge Economy (MKE) will team up with Small and Medium Business Administration (SMBA) to set up a “one roof” export promotion system designed to help small- and medium-sized Korean exporters boost their exports. Since the MKE and SMBA join forces, synergetic effects are expected policy wise.
SEOUL, KOREA – On Monday, KOTRA (Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency) held the opening ceremony of its Global M&A Support Center, designed to support global M&A activities by Korean small- and medium-sized companies, at the Invest Korea Plaza.
SEOUL,KOREA – Rating highly Korean IT companies’ technology, knowhow and ways to manage their partners, the Chinese IT industry welcomed cooperation with Korean companies in both software and hardware sectors.
SEOUL, KOREA – A trade show has been held in Wuhan, the capital of Hubei Province, to attract consumers in the Chinese inland provinces. The exhibition, with 76 Korean companies participating, is expected to yield more than USD100-million supply contracts.
In our day-to-day life, it is obvious that we are prone to take a number of things for granted. As we become more of a so-called ‘smart culture’, we have access to extremely large amounts of information,
It is an inevitability that the body will eventually break down. Of course, it is of paramount importance to care for our health, however, eventually fractures, disease, or simply the aging process cause bones to break.
Vacuum packaging can extend the life of many different foods by removing air before sealing them. It not only applies to packing dry foods, vegetables, meats, liquids, etc., but also to reducing bulk items like clothing.
The importance of vehicles’ interior design is just as important as that of the exterior one. Since it is a brainy portion where a driver controls the whole functions of his or her car, its placement and look must be carefully managed.
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