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Farmer Activist Nam-Gi Baek Dies from Injuries Due to Police Force – Seoul Police Continue to Evade Accountability

Farmer Activist Nam-Gi Baek Dies from Injuries Due to Police Force – Seoul Police Continue to Evade Accountability

Geneva, Paris, Brussels, Sept. 27 (Korea Bizwire) – Mr. Nam-gi Baek, the farmer activist who was left in a coma after being pummelled by water cannons at a demonstration in Seoul on 14 November 2015, succumbed to his injuries and died of kidney failure on Sunday, 25 September 2016. FIDH, the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC), [...]

SK Telecom Publishes White Paper on Next Generation Network Evolution

SK Telecom Publishes White Paper on Next Generation Network Evolution

Seoul, Korea, Sept. 2 (Korea Bizwire) – SK Telecom (NYSE: SKM) today announced that it has published ‘ATSCALE White Paper’ to suggest the direction for evolution of the next-generation telecommunications networks including the 5G network. In this white paper, SK Telecom describes in detail its ATSCALE vision and architecture, based on which it will realize [...]

SK Telecom Completes Field Trial for its 5G System

SK Telecom Completes Field Trial for its 5G System

  Seoul, Korea, March 31, 2016 (Korea Bizwire) – SK Telecom (NYSE:SKM) today announced that it, together with Samsung Electronics, had successfully tested its 5G system at 28 GHz in the outdoor environment. 5G Millimeter Wave* technologies applied to the test include transmitter, receiver and antenna technologies designed to effectively transmit radio signals in the 28GHz [...]

LG Leads Top-Tier Awards Couny  From Global Design Authority Red Dot

LG Leads Top-Tier Awards Couny From Global Design Authority Red Dot

    SEOUL, Mar. 30, 2016 (Korea Bizwire) ― LG Electronics (LG) has emerged as the clear winner in this year’s Red Dot Awards for design excellence. LG’s impressive 32 honors include two Best of the Best awards and 30 Red Dot Awards. As a recipient of double Best of the Best awards in the same year, this recognition from Red Dot confirms LG’s place at [...]

Nexen Tire to Launch its First Integrated Marketing Campaign, ‘Purple Summit’ for Business Partners

Nexen Tire to Launch its First Integrated Marketing Campaign, ‘Purple Summit’ for Business Partners

SEOUL, South Korea, Mar. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — Nexen Tire, a leading global tire manufacturer, announced that the company will launch ‘Purple Summit’, an integrated marketing campaign, as part of its efforts to expand global marketing activities and strengthen relationships with business partners. Along with the momentum garnered from Travis Kang’s appointment as its new [...]

Herbicidal Components Detected in German Beer

Herbicidal Components Detected in German Beer

SEOUL, Feb.29 (Korea Bizwire) – Retailers are biting their nails with news spreading quickly that herbicides have been detected in 14 popular German beers. The timing couldn’t have been worse, as the popularity of imported beer is soaring at large discount stores and convenience stores. According to those in distribution industry, domestic retailers are checking [...]