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LG Electronics, Naver Team Up for Robot Technology

LG Electronics, Naver Team Up for Robot Technology

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean home appliance maker LG Electronics Inc. and portal operator Naver Corp. said Wednesday they will partner to develop an advanced guide robot. The two Korean companies agreed to apply Naver’s integrated location and mobility solution eXtended Definition & Dimension Map (xDM) in LG’s guide robot called Air [...]

Kakao Teams Up with Tago Solutions To Launch Premium Taxi Services

Kakao Teams Up with Tago Solutions To Launch Premium Taxi Services

SEOUL, Jan. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Kakao Mobility Corp. announced on January 3 that it has signed a joint business agreement with Tago Solutions in order to provide high quality taxi services and improve the welfare of taxi drivers. With the signing of the agreement, the two companies are planning to introduce high-quality services with [...]

GS Caltex and SK Energy Launch Smart Storage Service at Gas Stations

GS Caltex and SK Energy Launch Smart Storage Service at Gas Stations

SEOUL, Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — GS Caltex Corp. and SK Energy Co., South Korea’s leading refiners, have teamed up to launch QBoo, a smart storage service found at gas stations. QBoo allows parcel exchanges, buying and selling second-hand goods, and storing laundry and other goods, using storage lockers. This will increase the inflow of customers at [...]

Popular New York Brewery to Open Shop in S. Korea “Once Unit Taxation is Implemented”

Popular New York Brewery to Open Shop in S. Korea “Once Unit Taxation is Implemented”

SEOUL, Nov. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — One of New York’s popular hand-crafted beer franchises has revealed its intention to open up shop in South Korea if the country changes its liquor taxation policy from ad valorem duties to unit taxation. “The Jeju Beer Company will begin production of Brooklyn Brewery beers as soon as unit [...]

Ulsan and KT Agree to Develop Mobile Currency

Ulsan and KT Agree to Develop Mobile Currency

ULSAN, Nov. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — The city of Ulsan and KT Corp. signed a memorandum of understanding on Wednesday to adopt a mobile currency for the city. The two parties agreed to carry out preparatory projects to adopt the local currency, conduct joint studies and research projects, exchange information, and discover innovative ideas that [...]

Hyundai and SK Networks Cooperate to Establish High-speed Electric Car Charging Station

Hyundai and SK Networks Cooperate to Establish High-speed Electric Car Charging Station

SEOUL, Nov. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Motor Co. and SK Networks Co. have joined hands to create new infrastructure for the establishment of an electric car charging station. Hyundai revealed yesterday that it had signed an MOU with SK Networks that would make this possible. According to the MOU, Hyundai will develop high-speed electric [...]

Hyundai to Set Up $100 mln Hydrogen Fund in China

Hyundai to Set Up $100 mln Hydrogen Fund in China

SEOUL, Oct. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Motor Co. has partnered with a Chinese institute to set up a US$100 million fund for local investments in hydrogen technologies and related industrial infrastructure, the company said Monday. Hyundai Motor and the Beijing-Tsinghua Industrial R&D Institute have kicked off the Hydrogen Energy Fund, with venture capitalists from [...]