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Mon, February 26, 2024 | 23:49
Creator of ChatGPT visits Samsung Electronics' chip factory
Sam Altman, CEO of ChatGPT maker OpenAI, visited a Samsung Electronics semiconductor factory in Pyeongtaek, Gyeonggi Province, Friday, to discuss the joint development of chips for artificial intelligence (AI), according to industry officials.
| 2024-01-26 16:36
Will SK Group scrap Happy Friday, 4-day workweek?
SK Group’s latest move to strengthen employee discipline has sparked speculation that the conglomerate may abandon the 'Happy Friday' system, which allows employees to take a Friday off once or twice a month after working overtime on previous weekdays, according to industry officials, Friday.
| 2024-01-26 15:08
Homeplus to offer discounts up to 50% on Lunar New Year gifts
Homeplus, a supermarket chain here, will sell 1,060 types of gift sets for the Lunar New Year, offering discounts of up to 50 percent from Jan. 27 to Feb. 11, the company said Wednesday.
| 2024-01-25 08:17
LG Energy Solution, SK On, Samsung SDI hit by falling EV production in US
Korean battery makers are facing an increasingly unfavorable business environment this year, as the sluggish global demand for electric vehicles (EVs) led U.S. carmakers to cut production, according to securities analysts, Wednesday.
| 2024-01-24 14:46
For low-income households, socially vulnerable
S-Oil CEO Anwar Al-Hejazi, left, and Community Chest of Korea Chairman Kim Byong-joon pose at the charity's headquarters in Seoul, Wednesday, after the oil refiner donated 3 billion won ($2.2 million) to support low-income households and the socially vulnerable, as well as social workers, volunteers and welfare centers. S-Oil has donated a total of 25 billion won to the chari...
| 2024-01-24 14:26
POSCO keeps outgoing chairman out of sight
POSCO Group appears to have stopped informing the media about outgoing Chairman Choi Jeong-woo’s activities, after the government asked him to step down and launched an investigation into him and the nonexecutive directors of the steelmaker’s holding firm over extravagant overseas trips.
| 2024-01-23 16:27
HD Hyundai-Hanwha rivalry spills over to National Assembly
Fierce competition between HD Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Hanwha Ocean in the naval shipbuilding sector has found its way to the lawmakers of the ruling People Power Party (PPP), who have tried to support the shipbuilders, which are located in each of their respective constituencies, according to industry officials, Tuesday.
| 2024-01-23 14:46
Is foreign ministry trying to regain control of trade from industry ministry?
A series of meetings by the newly-appointed foreign minister with the heads of business associations have sparked speculation that the ministry may have renewed efforts to regain control over international trade matters from the Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy, according to industry officials and diplomatic experts, Monday.
| 2024-01-22 16:19
Young maritime experts to offer advice on oceans ministry's policies
A group of 20 young maritime experts in their 20s and 30s is set to commence their year-long term this week as members of an advisory panel, providing counsel to the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries. The inauguration ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday at the Government Complex in Sejong, as announced by the ministry on Monday.
| 2024-01-22 15:14
POSCO joins Samsung, SK in allowing flextime for 4-day workweek
POSCO’s non-shift employees, who are expected to work at least 40 hours a week, will be allowed to take a Friday off every two weeks, if they work at least 80 hours during the previous nine weekdays, according to the steelmaker, Sunday.
| 2024-01-21 15:57
Gov't to provide short-term work permits for parents of foreign students
Korean travelers flock to Japan as Independence Movement Day approaches
Seoul City to create extreme weather shelters at 41 convenience stores
Infighting imperils opposition party's April election prospects
Junior doctors' strike expands in show of solidarity against gov't plan
Samsung bolsters AI chip leadership through next-generation technology
Mentions of Cuba in N. Korean media abruptly halt after establishment of Seoul-Havana ties
Samsung to unveil Galaxy Ring at MWC for AI-driven health care market
Hyosung seeks spin-off to prevent family feud
Investor funds surge ahead of Corporate Value-up program announcement
[PHOTOS] Busan World Team Table Tennis Championships Finals
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