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Liquor Industry Open Up Series of Pop-up Stores

Liquor Industry Open Up Series of Pop-up Stores

SEOUL, Dec. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Liquor companies in South Korea are opening up a series of pop-up stores for whisky brands in order to engage with customers. Windsor Global Co., a homegrown whisky maker, announced that it will open up its first pop-up store, House of Windsor, at S-Factory, located in Seoul’s Seongdong District, from Friday [...]

Deep Energy Capital and Eavor Technologies to Build 5 Geothermal Projects as Construction Gathers Pace at Their First European Site

Deep Energy Capital and Eavor Technologies to Build 5 Geothermal Projects as Construction Gathers Pace at Their First European Site

LONDON and DUSSELDORF, Germany and CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Deep Energy Capital, LLP (“Deep Energy”), an independent specialized renewable energy investment firm, and Eavor Technologies Inc. (“Eavor”), the preeminent advanced geothermal technology company, have agreed to develop, finance, construct and operate geothermal projects deploying Eavor’s advanced geothermal technology: Eavor-Loop™. Deep Energy will [...]

VistaJet Continues on Its Path to Reduce Emissions with Latest Sustainability Move

VistaJet Continues on Its Path to Reduce Emissions with Latest Sustainability Move

London, Dec. 8 (Korea Bizwire) – VistaJet, the first and only global business aviation company, continues to push forward with its plan for more sustainable aviation solutions and announces an agreement with AEG Fuels to purchase Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) produced by OMV at Vienna International Airport. Leading the industry by integrating a series of environmental initiatives throughout its operations, [...]

S. Korea’s New COVID-19 Cases Below 70,000 as Gov’t Mulls Adjusting Indoor Mask Mandate

S. Korea’s New COVID-19 Cases Below 70,000 as Gov’t Mulls Adjusting Indoor Mask Mandate

SEOUL, Dec. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s new COVID-19 cases slightly dropped Thursday, as the government is considering adjusting the indoor mask mandate. The country reported 65,253 new COVID-19 infections, including 48 from overseas, bringing the total to 27,548,821, the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA) said. Thursday’s tally is slightly lower than [...]

S. Korea Issues Advisory Against Hiring N.K. IT Workers with Disguised Nationalities

S. Korea Issues Advisory Against Hiring N.K. IT Workers with Disguised Nationalities

SEOUL, Dec. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea on Thursday issued an interagency advisory against the hiring of North Korean information technology (IT) workers with disguised nationalities amid reports that the country is using them as a source of foreign currency earnings. In the advisory, the foreign, unification and ICT ministries called on local companies [...]

Seoul, Tokyo to Increase Flights on Gimpo-Haneda Route to Pre-pandemic Level

Seoul, Tokyo to Increase Flights on Gimpo-Haneda Route to Pre-pandemic Level

SEOUL, Dec. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea and Japan have agreed to expand the number of flights on the Gimpo-Haneda route to the pre-pandemic level to meet recovering travel demand amid eased virus curbs, the transport ministry said Wednesday. Korean Air Lines Co. and Asiana Airlines Inc., South Korea’s two biggest carriers, will gradually [...]