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Homepick to Launch New Delivery Service to Reach Consumers “Within an Hour”

Homepick to Launch New Delivery Service to Reach Consumers “Within an Hour”

SEOUL, Jul. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Homepick, a joint venture by local energy giants SK Energy and GS Caltex to provide delivery service based on their network of gas stations, is defined by the following tagline: “We deliver within an hour if you’re home.” In the past, delivery service customers had to either wait at [...]

SK Telecom Develops Combined Heat and Power System for Hyundai Factory

SK Telecom Develops Combined Heat and Power System for Hyundai Factory

SEOUL, Jul. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Telecom revealed yesterday that it had developed two systems for Hyundai Motor’s Ulsan factory, allowing the facility to be more efficient with its energy consumption. One is a combined heat and power system and the other, a factor energy management solution. The combined heat and power system will [...]

Naver to Provide Cloud Service to Mirae Asset Daewoo

Naver to Provide Cloud Service to Mirae Asset Daewoo

SEOUL, Jun. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Naver Business Platform Corp., a cloud service provider under South Korea’s top webportal operator Naver Corp., said Friday it has partnered with Mirae Asset Daewoo, a local financial company, to provide high-performance computing (HPC) cloud solutions. HPC refers to the utilization of supercomputers and other high-end computers to carry [...]

Hyundai, Baidu to Strengthen Ties in Connected Cars

Hyundai, Baidu to Strengthen Ties in Connected Cars

SEOUL, Jul. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Group and Chinese internet search behemoth Baidu will strengthen their partnership in developing connected vehicles and related technologies, the company said Tuesday. In their strategic business partnership, Hyundai Motor Group and Baidu will jointly develop connected car services that provide a variety of in-car content [...]

KEPCO Seeks Greater Foothold in India’s Renewable Energy Market

KEPCO Seeks Greater Foothold in India’s Renewable Energy Market

SEOUL, Jul. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — The state-run Korea Power Electric Corp. (KEPCO) said Tuesday it will beef up technology cooperation with India’s state-run power company for renewable energy projects as it strives to make inroads into the vast market. KEPCO signed a memorandum of cooperation with Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd.(PGCIL) during a [...]

Siemens and Asan Medical Center Co-develop CT Scan Method for Children

Siemens and Asan Medical Center Co-develop CT Scan Method for Children

SEOUL, Jul. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Medical technology giant Siemens Healthineers and Seoul’s Asan Medical Center have joined hands to develop a CT scan technology that makes it easier for doctors to take a CT scan of children who have a hard time holding their breath. Existing CT technology is based on scans made in [...]

Small, Large Companies Collaborate on Testing Memory Chips, Display Parts

Small, Large Companies Collaborate on Testing Memory Chips, Display Parts

SEOUL, Jun. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Small and medium-sized parts makers of memory chips and displays will be able to test their products in assembly lines of large companies that can improve their overall competitiveness, the industry ministry said Thursday. The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy held a meeting with leading semiconductor and display [...]

CJ CGV to Open 100 ScreenX Theaters with Cineworld Deal

CJ CGV to Open 100 ScreenX Theaters with Cineworld Deal

SEOUL, Jun. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — CJ CGV has signed a deal with Cineworld, the world’s second-largest cinema chain, to open 100 more ScreenX locations across the world, the largest South Korean cinema chain said Thursday. The deal was signed at the CineEurope 2018 event in Barcelona, Spain, on Wednesday (local time). Developed with South [...]

SK Chemicals Works with Daewoong Pharm to Boost Sales of Shingles Vaccine

SK Chemicals Works with Daewoong Pharm to Boost Sales of Shingles Vaccine

SEOUL, May 10 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Chemicals Co., a South Korean vaccine maker, said Thursday it has joined with Daewoong Pharmaceutical Co. to sell its herpes zoster vaccine in South Korea. Under the agreement, the two companies will work together on the sales and marketing of Skyzoster, a shingles vaccine developed by SK Chemicals, [...]

Kia Partners with Facebook to Test Augmented Reality

Kia Partners with Facebook to Test Augmented Reality

SEOUL, May 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Kia Motors Corp., South Korea’s second-largest carmaker by sales, said Friday it has partnered with Facebook to help the U.S. social media giant test augmented reality. Earlier in the week, Facebook announced it will test a new feature in Facebook Messenger that will let users message companies to see [...]