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SK Innovation, Doosan Heavy Take Part in Vietnamese Carbon-free Project

SK Innovation, Doosan Heavy Take Part in Vietnamese Carbon-free Project

SEOUL, Nov. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Innovation Co. and Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co. said Thursday they will take part in a Vietnamese environmental project as a part of their corporate social responsibility efforts. The two companies signed a multiparty memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Quang Ngai provincial government in Vietnam for [...]

SK to Develop International Standards to Measure Social Value in 3 Years

SK to Develop International Standards to Measure Social Value in 3 Years

SEOUL, Aug. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Group has decided to work with other global corporations over the next three years to build international standards to measure the ‘social value’ generated by businesses. SK announced that the Value Balancing Alliance (VBA), a non-profit organization in Frankfurt, Germany, will begin carrying out the task of jointly [...]

SK Innovation Applauds Social Enterprise for Creation of New Whale Doll

SK Innovation Applauds Social Enterprise for Creation of New Whale Doll

SEOUL, May 14 (Korea Bizwire) — Inspired by the abandoned plastic from the stomach of a whale that died in Ulsan, a social enterprise is receiving positive reviews for producing and selling eco-friendly whale dolls that reflect on the protection of the marine environment. SK Innovation Co., South Korea’s top oil refiner, announced on Monday that [...]

Samsung to Collect Old Mobile Phones in 25 Countries for Environmental Protection

Samsung to Collect Old Mobile Phones in 25 Countries for Environmental Protection

SEOUL, Apr. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Group will lead a worldwide program for environmental protection in 25 countries as the company celebrates Earth Day on April 22. Thirteen Samsung subsidiaries including Samsung Electronics Co., Samsung Display Co., Samsung SDI CO. and others will participate in a six-week program to collect old mobile phones from [...]

480,000 CJ Logistics Boxes Delivered by the Developmentally Disabled

480,000 CJ Logistics Boxes Delivered by the Developmentally Disabled

SEOUL, Apr. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — CJ Logistics Corp. announced on Thursday that the amount of deliveries it has made has surpassed 480,000 boxes through the development-impaired delivery business, one of the company’s CSV (Creating Shared Value) business models based on the logistics industry. When the logistics unit of South Korean food and entertainment conglomerate [...]

SK Energy to Expand Budget to Help Replace Aged Tanker Trucks and Tackle Fine Dust

SK Energy to Expand Budget to Help Replace Aged Tanker Trucks and Tackle Fine Dust

SEOUL, Apr. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Energy Co. said it will fund the replacement aged oil tank trucks to tackle fine dust as well as promote coexistence with partners. The energy giant doubled the budget (US$3.7 million) for replacing oil tank trucks operated by partner companies at a low interest rate of 2 percent. [...]