In this month's magazine, reporter Matthew decries the state of the Korean web design business, saying that Korean web sites are ugly and difficult to use. He says that there is too much Flash, that the pages are inaccessible, and that it should change to be more appealing to international visitors. But is he right?
Kuala Lumpur - Bursa Malaysia Main Board listed Green Packet Berhad ("Green Packet"), a leading developer of WiMAX products and solutions, has, via its subsidiary, Packet One Sdn Bhd, the holding company of Packet One Networks (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, entered into an agreement with Pacnet for the transfer of Pacnet's Facilities-based Operator ("FBO") license and Wireless Broadband Access ("WBA") spectrum right to Green Packet's newly incorporated company, Packet One (S) Pte Ltd ("P1 Singapore").
Yorkville Advisors, LLC, the US based investment manager to a family of funds, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a W12 billion (US$10.1 million) Equity Line Facility ("ELF") with Yujin Robot Co., Ltd. Under the terms of the ELF, Yujin Robot may, at its discretion, issue ordinary shares to Yorkville in tranches at prices based on certain criteria at any time over a 24 month period for up to a total of W12 billion (US$10.1 million). The investment was sourced out of Hong Kong and made by YA Global Master SPV Ltd., a Yorkville affiliated fund.
Local antivirus company AhnLab expects its overseas revenue to increase to more than half of total sales in three to five years, up from about 10 percent currently, its chief executive said on Tuesday.
"We see that the (Web security) service market would outgrow the antiviral products market soon," CEO Hongsun Kim said in an interview.
There is an aesthetic particular to Korea: the most interesting places are to be found nestled on the side of a mountain. In traditional Korea, Confucian academies, Buddhist temples, and beautiful hidden gardens are subtly positioned in unassuming places in the slopes of hills.
Jeollabuk-do has attracted about W8.3 trillion in investment from 427 companies since July 2006 when the governor of the province was inaugurated.
In particular, the province attracted 11 global companies with an investment of over W100 billion during the period, greatly contributing to the regional development, Kim Wan-joo, governor of Jeollabuk-do said.
Seoul, Korea - Praxair Korea, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Praxair Inc. (NYSE: PX - News), has started up a new air separation unit to supply 1,975 tons per day of nitrogen gas to support Samsung Electronics' advanced thin-film-transistor, liquid-crystal-display (TFT-LCD) factory in Tangjeong, South Korea. It is Praxair's second air separation plant at the facility.
Samsung's Tangjeong complex is the world's first and largest eighth generation TFT-LCD plant and is designed to expand to meet demand for future generations of LCDs.
Since the global economic crisis, countries around the globe have experienced an economic recession with high unemployment rate. However, many experts believe the recession is almost over. The government, associations and many companies are ready to make investments in new fields with high potentials.
700 billion won new growth fund investment will help the small and medium size companies.
DURHAM, N.C. -- Duke University engineers have created a new generation of lens that could greatly improve the capabilities of telecommunications or radar systems to provide a wide field of view and greater detail.
There are many ways of doing a rain check for the year 2010. One can observe the clouds to see which way the majority is tilting towards, feel the gushing winds and see what the media has to say, or one can simply see what the government has to say about the following year. With all the speculation about what has to happen in 2010, the government certainly seems firm about their plans and policies that will lead to economic development, better living standards, and overall just do a better job putting food on the table for everyone.
The future of fuel could be sunflowers the same stuff you might put on your food or eat at a baseball game. Which in turn will be used to power our cell phones and even our cars. Hydrogen is the life force for all human beings and is the driving mechanism for clean-burning fuel that could break the chain that holds us forever to fossil fuels. Hydrogen, is found pretty much everywhere.
For about thirty years now, Korea has been developing a biotechnology and biomedical research community. This community has been growing and developing and is now at the stage where international research collaboration is an important next step. However, there are some unique problems that the Korean biotechnology research institutes must solve before the community can gain the full benefit that international collaboration can bring.
Today's Republic of Austria is a small state, whose origins can be traced far back into history. Populated since prehistoric times, Austria's location in the heart of Europe means that it has had its share of the continent's historical developments.
2010 is the Year of the Tiger according to the Chinese horoscope. The Tiger is said to be lucky, vivid and engaging. Also, Tigers are incorrigibly competitive with a strong sense of dignity. Will this be the beginning of a strong recovery for the status quo or a radical transformation of the marketplace? This metamorphosis will drive the individual to redefine themselves and to give a spark to the new wave of activity.
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