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Korea Leads Int’l Auto Rule Making Process Related to Panorama Sunroof

Korea Leads Int’l Auto Rule Making Process Related to Panorama Sunroof

SEOUL, Oct. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – In a meeting held late last month in Geneva, Switzerland, to discuss issues related to vehicle regulation harmonization within the framework of the World Forum for Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations (WP 29), the member nations agreed to negotiate the revision of rules on the car’s panorama sunroofs. At the meeting, representatives

LG Group Set to Build Large-scale Science Park in Seoul’s Magok

LG Group Set to Build Large-scale Science Park in Seoul’s Magok

SEOUL, Oct. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – LG Group is set to build a large-scale science park in the Magok Industrial Park in the southwest of Seoul by holding on October 23 a groundbreaking ceremony at the site. In the ceremony, 500 or so dignitaries were in attendance including President Park Geun-hye, Minister of Trade, Industry and

What Are Most Favored Korean Products by Chinese?

What Are Most Favored Korean Products by Chinese?

SEOUL, Oct. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – Nongshim’s Shin-Ramyun and the mega-hit drama “My Love from the Star” were among the masterpieces of Korea selected by the Chinese. The Korea Marketing Association (KMA) announced on October 23 that the list of 42 Korean masterpiece products “mostly loved by the Chinese.” KMA conducted an online survey with 10,768

One in Ten Female Migrant Workers Experience Sexual Harassment in Korea

One in Ten Female Migrant Workers Experience Sexual Harassment in Korea

SEOUL, Oct. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – It is reported that female migrant workers are easily exposed to one of the worst human rights violations, sexual abuse, in South Korea. Of the migrant women working in South Korea, 10.7 percent went through sexual harassment or sexual assault, according to data conducted by a human rights advocacy

LG Household Acquires CNP Cosmeceuticals to Expand Business

LG Household Acquires CNP Cosmeceuticals to Expand Business

SEOUL, Oct. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – LG Household and Healthcare is expected to boost its sales volume by acquiring CNP Cosmetics, a local “cosmeceuticals” firm, even though it failed to win a bid for U.S. cosmetics company Elizabeth Arden. The Korea’s leading cosmetics company announced on October 22 that it signed a 54.2-billion-won agreement to

Uber Finally Begins its Taxi Service in Seoul, Still Causing Controversies

Uber Finally Begins its Taxi Service in Seoul, Still Causing Controversies

SEOUL, Oct. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – Uber eventually starts to run a taxi service called UberTaxi from October 23 in Seoul. Uber has been right in the center of controversies in many countries for its allegedly unlawful activities. Taxi drivers who registered themselves on Uber can carry passengers for a fee. The drivers and the passengers

YG Entertainment Expands into Cosmetics Business

YG Entertainment Expands into Cosmetics Business

SEOUL, Oct. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – YG Entertainment, one of Korea’s top three talent agencies, is expanding its business portfolio into cosmetics just after a month of its launch of a fashion brand. On October 22, YG Entertainment opened its flagship store of cosmetics brand “Moonshot” in Samcheong-dong in northern Seoul, which is famous for numerous

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