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LG Electronics Develops LTE-based Autonomous Driving Technology

LG Electronics Develops LTE-based Autonomous Driving Technology

SEOUL, Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – LG Electronics Co. has developed an LTE-based autonomous driving technology as part of its ongoing effort to make a presence in the next-generation vehicle market, the company said Sunday. On top of its mainstay handset and home appliance businesses, LG Electronics has stepped up efforts to diversify its portfolios, [...]

Samsung Elec’s Induction Cooktop Gets Perfect Score from U.S. Consumer Report

Samsung Elec’s Induction Cooktop Gets Perfect Score from U.S. Consumer Report

SEOUL, Nov. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics’ induction electric cooktops received perfect scores from the U.S. Consumer Report, company officials said Friday. A review of cooking appliances being sold in the United States placed Samsung’s 30-inch cooktop at No. 1, ahead of rival models from General Electric and Kenmore, which both received 99 points. [...]

Samsung Bioepis Gets Nod for Biosimilar Drug in Europe

Samsung Bioepis Gets Nod for Biosimilar Drug in Europe

SEOUL, Nov. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean biopharmaceutical firm Samsung Bioepis Co. said Monday it has won approval from European authorities for the sale of its biosimilar drug Ontruzant. The European Commission (EC) accepted Samsung Bioepis’ application to sell the biosimilar referencing Switzerland-based Roche Holding’s Herceptin, also known as Trastuzumab, the company said. The [...]

SK Planet’s Turkish Unit Sets Record Daily Transactions

SK Planet’s Turkish Unit Sets Record Daily Transactions

SEOUL, Nov. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Planet Co., the operator of local e-commerce platform 11st, said Tuesday its Turkish unit posted 42 billion won (US$37.5 million) in transactions during an online shopping event held last week, marking the highest daily ever record. The new peak was set during a shopping promotion held by n11, [...]

Galaxy Note 8 Boasts Top Display Performances: DisplayMate

Galaxy Note 8 Boasts Top Display Performances: DisplayMate

SEOUL, Aug. 29 (Korea Bizwire) – Samsung Display Co. said Tuesday the recently unveiled Galaxy Note 8, won top marks from U.S. industry tracker DisplayMate, for its stunning performance and high-end features. The display producer for Samsung Electronics Co. said the phablet became the first smartphone to win “Excellent A+” grade from DisplayMate. “The Galaxy [...]

Samsung Bioepis Gets Nod for Biosimilar Drug in Europe

Samsung Bioepis Gets Nod for Biosimilar Drug in Europe

SEOUL, Aug. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean biopharmaceutical firm Samsung Bioepis Co. said Friday it has won approval from European authorities for the sale of its biosimilar drug Imraldi. The European Commission (EC) accepted Samsung Bioepis’ application to sell the biosimilar referencing AbbVie Inc.’s Humira, the company said in a regulatory filing. The drug [...]