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Ruling Party Lawmaker Condemns Amb. Harris for Remarks on Alliance Consultations

Ruling Party Lawmaker Condemns Amb. Harris for Remarks on Alliance Consultations

SEOUL, Jan. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — A ruling party heavyweight in South Korea strongly criticized U.S. Ambassador Harry Harris on Friday for his remarks on President Moon Jae-in’s push for inter-Korean cooperation. “It’s good to express his personal view, but if South Korea follows whatever a foreign ambassador says, he or she would be like [...]

Korean App Market ONE Store Eyes Global Alliance to Compete with Google

Korean App Market ONE Store Eyes Global Alliance to Compete with Google

SEOUL, Dec. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — In the mobile application store business where only a few IT giants dominate the global market, it takes herculean efforts for newcomers to overcome the high entry barriers and make their presence known to industry players. To survive in the market monopolized by Google’s Play Store for Android devices [...]

Decentral Inc. and Gowling WLG Form Strategic Blockchain Alliance

Decentral Inc. and Gowling WLG Form Strategic Blockchain Alliance

TORONTO, Mar. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Decentral Inc., Canada’s leading blockchain company and the creator of Jaxx, and Gowling WLG, a multinational law firm and leader in the blockchain space, have today announced a strategic alliance to optimize the many commercial and legal applications of blockchain technology. The relationship will allow the two companies to [...]

S. Korea Launches Alliance to Nurture “Smart Home” Industry

S. Korea Launches Alliance to Nurture “Smart Home” Industry

SEOUL, April 26 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea launched an alliance of leading information and communication technology and construction firms on Wednesday to nurture the “smart home” industry that connects artificial intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT) to home appliances.  “We can make the world’s leading smart home industry with the combination of our [...]

Hyundai Merchant Gets Boost From Strategic Partnership With Shipping Alliance

Hyundai Merchant Gets Boost From Strategic Partnership With Shipping Alliance

SEOUL, Dec. 12 (Korea Bizwire) – Stocks of Hyundai Merchant Marine Co. traded higher on the Seoul bourse Monday, rebounding from the previous session’s 6 percent drop, after it agreed to a “limited partnership” with the world’s largest shipping alliance.  Hyundai Merchant changed hands at 7,060 won as of 10:30 a.m., up 2.17 percent from [...]

Hyundai Merchant in Final Talks to Join Major Shipping Alliance

Hyundai Merchant in Final Talks to Join Major Shipping Alliance

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Korea Bizwire) – Hyundai Merchant Marine Co., a major shipping line here, has started its final talks to join a global shipping alliance to survive the cutthroat competition in the global shipping sector.  According to the sources, the shipper’s negotiation team began the talks in Copenhagen with 2M Alliance, the world’s largest [...]