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: Lee Hyo-sik
Fri, December 8, 2023 | 11:11
It's inflation, stupid!
For years, it’s been this reporter's weekly ritual to go to a large discount store in the neighborhood for groceries and other daily necessities. It seems to be pretty much the same for most households here, except for those who have shifted entirely to shopping online.
| 2023-12-06 15:50
Dyson vows to improve customer service in Korea
Dyson, a global consumer product tech company, has vowed to improve its customer service in Korea following a series of complaints concerning its hair driers and other products, the company said Thursday.
| 2023-11-23 14:50
Nexen Tire earns 'Green Tire' seal from German magazine, Auto Bild
Nexen Tire, a leading global tire manufacturer, said Wednesday that its N’Blue 4 Season 2 tires have received the “Green Tire” seal of Auto Bild, one of Germany’s most prestigious automobile magazines.
| 2023-11-08 14:07
Does news media have no future?
A reporter who had worked at The Korea Times for nearly 10 years recently moved to one of the country’s major entertainment agencies. He has his own reasons to quit being a journalist and become one of many who have left the press in recent years to pursue a new career in a different field, but his departure reflects the undeniable reality that the media has increasingly beco...
| 2023-10-11 16:35
Busan Expo will help expand Korea's 'economic territory': KCCI chairman
JEJU - Korea will be able to further expand its “economic territory” if its second-largest city of Busan hosts the World Expo in 2030 as the nation forms closer ties with countries in South America, Africa and elsewhere, according to the head of the biggest business lobby here, Wednesday.
| 2023-07-13 14:44
Bifurcation of golf ball rules has no merit
The 123rd U.S. Open, overseen by the United States Golf Association (USGA), ended in a dramatic fashion Sunday (local time), with American golfer Wyndham Clark winning his first career major title. As always, this year's third major championship attracted a great deal of attention from Korean golf fans. Many of them stayed up all night to watch PGA tour players give their bes...
| 2023-06-21 16:35
Korea must overcome China's 'sabotage campaign'
We have only five more months to go until 179 countries around the world vote to decide which city will host the World Expo 2030. Government officials and businesspeople have been working tirelessly to attract the international event to the southeastern port city of Busan since President Yoon Suk Yeol took office in May last year.
| 2023-06-14 16:35
Huneed, Thales to cooperate on naval command and control systems
Huneed Technologies, a global aerospace and defense manufacturer, said Friday that the global it recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Thales, an international defense contractor, to cooperate on the development of advanced naval command and control systems.
| 2023-06-10 08:17
K-food transforms global culinary industry
Interest in Korean culture is higher than ever today, in line with the ever-growing popularity of K-content, which encompasses K-pop, movies, entertainment, and food sectors. Recently, TV programs have been featuring the launch of Korean restaurants overseas to promote the country's food to local people. In 2022, ATOMIX became the first Korean restaurant to be listed on the W...
Travel & Food
| 2023-06-04 15:48
Pernod Ricard Korea to bolster consumer engagement, offer products for Gen MZ
Korea's imported liquor market has seen a steady increase in sales over the past year as more and more young consumers here turn to whisky and other types of hard liquor. Pernod Ricard Korea (PRK) has been riding high on the trend, posting a 32.5 percent increase in sales last year from 2021.
| 2023-04-26 11:32
Hotels grapple with chronic staff shortages
'Moon gov't neglected, concealed North's killing of S. Korean official'
Giant panda statue at Everland
CJ Olive Young fined 1.89 bil. won for unfair supply contracts
[INTERVIEW] 'Now is time for Koreans to unlock potential in Africa'
SK reshuffles top management focusing on generational shift
K-dramas, beauty, food to maintain popularity on TikTok in 2024
Lawyer of Korean descent selected as chair of Dentons Global Board
Scholar's decades-long expertise serves as inspiration for Korea's future FDI
Photo of Samsung chief's playful pose goes viral
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas
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