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On the Spot
: Baek Byung-yeul
Wed, July 17, 2019 | 12:30
Vietnam welcomes LG's premium phone plant
LG Electronics has been drawing an enthusiastic response from Vietnam as government officials and jobseekers there are welcoming its recent decision to move high-priced smartphone production lines from Korea to the Vietnamese city of Hai Phong, company officials said Tuesday.
| 2019-05-29 15:49
Labor-management conflict deepening at Hyundai Heavy
The labor-management conflict at Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has been escalating as union workers intensify their protest against the company's decision to merge with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), according to company officials, Tuesday.
| 2019-05-28 17:32
SK Innovation vows to become top 3 battery maker by 2025
SK Innovation will go all-out to become a top 3 player in the battery industry by 2025 by bolstering its technology leadership, the CEO of the energy and chemical arm of SK Group said Monday.
| 2019-05-27 16:55
Samsung SDS acquires 25% stake in Vietnamese IT service firm
Samsung SDS is expanding its business in Southeast Asia with the firm agreeing to purchase a 25 percent stake in CMC Corporation, a leading IT service firm in Vietnam, the system integration arm of Samsung Group said Monday.
| 2019-05-27 16:39
Korea to nurture private space industry
The government is nurturing future workers for the space industry and private space companies through a cube satellite design contest, the science ministry said Sunday.
New furniture decoration film
Visitors take a look a furniture decoration film made from recycled polyethylene terephthalate by LG Hausys at the Interzum 2019 trade fair for furniture production and interior design running from May 21 to 24 in Cologne, Germany, in this photo provided by the firm, Sunday. / Courtesy of LG Hausys
| 2019-05-26 16:37
LG seeks to restore consumer trust in smartphone
LG Electronics will improve communications with its smartphone customers to boost its struggling mobile device business, the firm said Sunday.
| 2019-05-26 16:37
Samsung rolls out 98-inch 8K TV
Models introduce Samsung Electronics' 98-inch QLED 8K TV in this photo provided by the firm, Sunday. Samsung said the latest TV model is priced at 77 million won ($65,000). / Courtesy of Samsung Electronics
| 2019-05-26 16:36
Qualcomm likely to lose case against Korea's antitrust agency
Qualcomm will likely lose its ongoing legal battle with Korea's antitrust agency as a U.S. court ruled against the U.S, smartphone chipmaker, finding it abused its dominant market position and engaged in unfair business practices, according to industry analysts Thursday.
| 2019-05-23 17:31
TmaxSoft bets big on cloud computing
TmaxSoft unveiled its new cloud computing services targeting the global market and announced its bid to list the shares of its affiliates on the NASDAQ by 2023, the chairman of the local IT firm said Thursday.
| 2019-05-23 17:20
41 cafes caught for using unhygienic ice
Korea to restrict foreigners' visa extensions for defaulting on health insurance fees
Ex-lawmaker Chung Doo-un found dead on Seoul mountain
Expensive veterinary clinic fees lead to abandonment of pets
Farmers, fishermen fear Japan's expanding export curbs
US diplomat to discuss trade scuffle between Seoul, Tokyo
David vs. Goliath: South Chungcheong's battle against coal
Korea, Israel agree to boost ties in manufacturing, high-tech
When justice meets reality
'MBC violates anti-workplace bullying law'
Celebrating Korea-Czech relations
FINA World Championships 2019
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