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POSCO’s Argentine Salt Lake Contains More Lithium Reserves than Expected

POSCO’s Argentine Salt Lake Contains More Lithium Reserves than Expected

SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top steelmaker POSCO said Wednesday that its salt lake in Argentina contains more lithium reserves than its original calculation, allowing the company to safely secure a key commodity for making electric vehicle batteries. POSCO said its latest exploration of the Salar del Hombre Muerto salt lake in [...]

Argentina Allows Imports of S. Korean Pears

Argentina Allows Imports of S. Korean Pears

SEOUL, Nov. 29 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean farmers will be able to export pears to Argentina starting next year, as the two nations have agreed on new quarantine protocols, the agriculture ministry said Wednesday. South Korea requested that Argentina give it access to its market for fresh pears in 1997, and the two sides agreed on quarantine standards and other issues last week, the [...]

Artistic Re-Interpretation of Korean Traditional Fans by Argentinian Artists on Display in Buenos Aires

Artistic Re-Interpretation of Korean Traditional Fans by Argentinian Artists on Display in Buenos Aires

SEOUL, Oct. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – Since October 4, the Korean Culture Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina has put on display a number of productions crafted by Argentinian artists from materials typically used in Korean traditional fans. The display, ‘Vientos de Abanicos’ (The Fans’ Winds), will be in place until November 17. Its theme is [...]

Enirgi Group Announces Positive Results of Definitive Feasibility Study for Salar Del Rincon Lithium Project

Enirgi Group Announces Positive Results of Definitive Feasibility Study for Salar Del Rincon Lithium Project

TORONTO, ON, Jul. 7 (Korea Bizwire) - Enirgi Group Corporation (“Enirgi Group” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the positive results of its Definitive Feasibility Study (the “DFS”) for its planned 50,000 tonne per annum lithium carbonate processing plant at its Salar del Rincón development project located in the province of Salta, Argentina (the “Rincón [...]

Boom of Korean TV Series Grips Argentina

Boom of Korean TV Series Grips Argentina

SEOUL, March 11 (Yonhap) – South Korean TV dramas are captivating viewers in Argentina, another sign that the popularity of “hallyu” is rising in Latin America. “Stairway to Heaven” starring Kwon Sang-woo and Choi Ji-woo has recently been hovering around fifth in the local viewership ranking, according to the Korean Cultural Center in the South American country, [...]

Technology Put to Good Use: Samsung Safety Truck Revealed in Argentina

Technology Put to Good Use: Samsung Safety Truck Revealed in Argentina

SEOUL, Feb.4 (Korea Bizwire) – Samsung Electronics revealed a new vehicle called the ‘Samsung Safety Truck’, which was developed to prevent accidents resulting from overtaking. The truck’s distinguishing feature is its ‘smart signage’ in the form of a large commercial display that is mounted to the back of the vehicle. Samsung Electronics revealed a prototype [...]

Argentinean Magazine Heralds Seoul as New Beauty Mecca

Argentinean Magazine Heralds Seoul as New Beauty Mecca

Seoul, July 17 (Korea Bizwire) – A monthly women’s magazine in Argentina has published favorable comments about the Korean beauty industry, which is overwhelming Japan. The Argentinean cultural institute in Korea introduced an article published in OHALA, a popular women’s magazine that covers fashion and beauty issues. Under the title ‘Seoul is the trend’, OHALA opined [...]