Thursday November 15, 2018 20:00

SOUTH KOREA Press Releases

JWD Teams Up with S. Korean Giant CJ Logistics to Expand Existing Customer Base, Win New Customers, e-Commerce Operators General—15 Nov 18

JWD established a JV firm in Thailand jointly with South Korean major operator CJ Logistics to provide logistics solutions to customers in the B2B and booming e-commerce segments, as part of its moves to grow its presence in the existing core segments

SK Broadband Selects dataxu to Bring Addressable TV to Asia General—08 Nov 18

SINGAPORE--8 Nov--PRNewswire/InfoQuest
First-to-market partnership brings household-level addressability to South Korea

dataxu, a leading provider of programmatic marketing software for marketing and media professionals, announced today that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with SK Broadband, the leading South Korean operator of IPTV service Btv, OTT service Oksusu, and TV Commerce service SK Stoa. With this agreement, SK Broadband is now able to utilize dataxu's TotalTV(TM) offering, which revolutionizes the way TV campaigns are planned and executed by enabling targeting at the household level, in real-time--all via dataxu's self-serve DSP, Touchpoint(TM).

Now, global marketing professionals can buy advanced audiences on a household-by-household basis, powered by SK's unrivaled view of the Korean consumer, who are watching Btv's premium and brand-safe VOD and Live Linear services on SK Broadband set top boxes.

This service is now live and available for marketing professionals to buy through TouchPoint, recently named "Best Overall Technology for Programmatic Trading" at The Drum Digital Trading Awards for the second year running.

Within the scope of the MOU is continued co-innovation: dataxu will develop additional Advanced TV products in partnership with SK for the Korean and broader A

KT Corp. to Open Virtual Reality (VR) Center in Malaysia IT—31 Oct 18

KT Corp. (KRX: 030200; NYSE: KT), South Korea's largest telecommunications company, plans to launch its first overseas virtual reality (VR) business in Malaysia, the latest move in its efforts to become a global leader in information and communications

KT to Open AI Hotels, Smart Cities in SE Asia with HBC General—11 Oct 18

KT Corp. (KRX: 030200; NYSE: KT), South Korea's largest telecommunications company, will introduce its home-developed artificial intelligence (AI) technology to hotels, apartments, building and cities overseas, starting with Vietnam and the neighboring

The Korea Ginseng Association provides documented data from comparative research, recognizing the General—27 Sep 18

The Korea Ginseng Association (http://www.korean-ginseng.org) has provided documented data to prove the superiority of Korean Ginseng and organized a ginseng festival which will take place from October 5 to 28 in key regions across South Korea. Korean

AirAsia X Joins South Koreas Renowned Theme Park Unveiling Lotte World Livery to Showcase the Parks Lifestyle—19 Sep 18

BANGKOK - Thai AirAsia X has joined hands with Lotte World, a theme park and full-fledged entertainment contre in Seoul of South Korea, to introduce a "Lotte World" livery adorned on the Airbus A330-300 depicting the park's mascots Lotty and Lorry as

Korean Ginseng#s quality certified by The Korea Ginseng Association through comparative General—10 Sep 18

The Korea Ginseng Association ( http://www.korean-ginseng.org ) has provided documented data to prove the superiority of Korean Ginseng and organized a ginseng festival which will take place from October 5 to 28 in key regions across South Korea. Korean

KT#s Nasmedia Opens Thai Entity for Digital Advertising General—29 Aug 18

Nasmedia Co., a digital media marketing subsidiary of KT Corp. (KRX: 030200; NYSE: KT), South Korea's largest telecommunications company, has set up a local entity in Thailand to accelerate its expansion in Southeast Asian markets. Nasmedia (Thailand)

KT Joins Philippines#s $1.8 Bln Broadband Project General—20 Aug 18

KT Corp. (KRX: 030200; NYSE: KT), South Korea's largest telecommunications company, will participate in a nationwide project to drastically improve Internet connectivity in the Philippines, gaining a major foothold in the Southeast Asian country and

K-Safety Expo 2018, Nov 14 to 16, 2018: A collaboration between safety industry and technology of General—14 Aug 18

South Korea has recently suffered from disastrous calamities, such as 5.4 magnitude earthquake in the city of Pohang, fire at a sports center in Jecheon, and gigantic forest fire. Owing to these incidents, "safety" has become Korea's major concern and

KT Corp. and GS Retail Expands Joint VR Business #VRIGHT# General—02 Jul 18

KT Corp. (KRX: 030200; NYSE: KT), South Korea's largest telecommunications company, is pioneering new opportunities in the next-generation of virtual reality (VR) with its cutting-edge and innovative technologies. The Korean telecom leader announced the

UN expert launches mission to South Korea to advance human rights dialogue with the General—28 Jun 18

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Tomás Ojea Quintana, will visit Seoul from 2 to 10 July. This will be the UN expert's first official mission to Seoul since

JA Solar Establishes New Subsidiary in South Korea to Expand Presence in South Korean Energy—13 Jun 18

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: JASO), a world leading manufacturer of high-performance solar power products, today announced that it establishes a new subsidiary in South Korea to further expand presence in the region. In 2001, JA Solar entered

Deezer Hosts #Football Fever Artist Takeover To Celebrate World Cup General—12 Jun 18

Musicians such as Kasabian (England), Kyary Pamyu Pamyu (Japan), MXM(BrandNewBoys) (South Korea) and Zara Larsson (Sweden) take over Deezer's new 'Football Fever' Channel with exclusive playlists Global music streaming service, Deezer, is celebrating the

Photo Release: CPF welcomed high-level officials from South Korea to visit chicken processing plant General—21 May 18

South Korea's high-ranked officials from Avain Inflenza and small Animal Health Control Division led by Mr. Ki-Joong Lee (6th from right) visited Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL (CPF)'s chicken processing plant in Saraburi to see the manufacturing technology

Good news for Thailand K-Pop fans! JOOX presents an exclusive BTS Comeback Show livestream on May General—22 May 18

K-Pop fans hungry for excitement and exclusive music and events need look no further! JOOX, a free music streaming platform, is bringing you up-close and personal with the invincible seven-member South Korean band BTS (an acronym of Bangtan Sonyeondan or

UN housing expert calls for human rights shift in South Korea General—23 May 18

United Nations expert, Leilani Farha, urged national and local governments of South Korea to shift their approach to housing and homelessness to meet current human rights standards. Leilani Farha, the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to adequate

New Thai-Korean trade and investment opportunities shine Stcoks—30 May 18

Thailand and South Korea are working closely to increase bilateral trade and investment. While Thailand is moving along the path to achieve its Thailand 4.0 model, tremendous opportunities are available, which match well with South Korea's intention to

DISCOVER KOREAN DELICACIES CURATED BY TWO TALENTED GUEST CHEFS AT THE RAIN TREE CAFE, THE ATHENEE General—27 Apr 18

Korean food fans and eager experimenters alike are in line for five days and nights of culinary fireworks at The Rain Tree Cafe, as it presents its first-ever Korean Food Festival, headlining two distinguished guest chefs from South Korea

Japan#s Carchs Holdings Partners with South Korea#s LOTTE Rental to Launch Online Platform for Automotive—25 Apr 18

Agasta Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Carchs Holdings Co., Ltd., has started providing a service around the world after newly adding secondhand South Korean vehicles to the lineup of products available on its "PicknBuy24.com" online shop for used Japanese

S2O Songkran Music Festival 2018 Wraps Up with a Huge Success,Thrilling Over 56,000 Entertainment—25 Apr 18

S2O Songkran Music Festival 2018, elevating Songkran Festival in Thailand to the next level with the largest and successful music festival, drew the largest crowd yet, with 56,000 people attending from Thailand, mainland China, Japan, South Korea,

Experience 1,200 Year Old Lantern Festival to Celebrate Buddha#s Birthday in Seoul, the Capital of Lifestyle—20 Mar 18

In celebration of Buddha's birthday, the annual Lantern Festival, or Yeondeunghoe, is scheduled to be held this coming May in downtown Seoul, South Korea. The Festival is not only the biggest one of its kind in the world, but also one of the "world's

Anywood Proposes a new trend for synthetic wood with Premium TS Wood, created by using next-gen Properties—14 Mar 18

Anywood, Korea's top environmentally-friendly synthetic wood manufacturer (CEO: Cheol-Hwan Lim), participated in 2018 Korea Build (held in Ilsan KINTEX, Gyeonggido, South Korea) for four days from February 22, showcasing their second-generation synthetic

So long my Flowers! Military-bound Kwon Ji Yong (GD) bids farewell to Southeast Asia fans with Entertainment—02 Mar 18

- Fans also celebrate their beloved idol through Lazada's games and live interactive events. As he put on his camouflage uniform and reported for military duty today (Feb 27), popular South Korean pop icon and leader of boyband Big Bang, Kwon Ji Yong

Merck Invests Additional EUR40 Million to Enhance Manufacturing and Distribution in IT—21 Feb 18

- Builds capabilities with two new manufacturing and distribution centres in South Korea and India - Accelerates Mobius(R) single-use manufacturing in China for biosimilars development Merck , a leading science and technology company, today announced

Berlinger Special AG: Doping Sample Security is the Paramount Priority Heathcare—31 Jan 18

The doping samples taken at the coming Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea will be capable of being securely closed and stored. Sample bottle manufacturer Berlinger Special AG is currently assessing any security weaknesses in collaboration