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Scaled Agile Appoints Partner Development and Enablement Manager in India to Meet Growing Demand

Scaled Agile Appoints Partner Development and Enablement Manager in India to Meet Growing Demand

BANGALORE, India, May 2 (Korea Bizwire) — Scaled Agile, Inc., provider of SAFe®, the world’s leading framework for enterprise agility, today announced the company has appointed a new Partner Development and Enablement Manager in Bangalore, India to support the growth of the Scaled Agile Framework® (SAFe®) there as well as in ASEAN member countries. The new operation [...]

S. Korean Gov’t to Help Cosmetics Companies Expand Presence in ASEAN Market

S. Korean Gov’t to Help Cosmetics Companies Expand Presence in ASEAN Market

SEOUL, Jan. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — The South Korean government will assist local cosmetics makers in expanding their presence in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) market, the government said Wednesday. The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety will expand education programs for local manufacturers, covering topics such as customs procedures and product registration, [...]

82 Percent of SE Asian Students Rate Relationship Between S.Korea, ASEAN as “Good” or Better

82 Percent of SE Asian Students Rate Relationship Between S.Korea, ASEAN as “Good” or Better

SEOUL, Nov. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – International students hailing from ASEAN member countries think South Koreans and their country are “friendly”, “kind”, “hardworking” and “difficult”, according to a joint survey conducted by the ASEAN-Korea Centre and the Korean Institute of Southeast Asian Studies. From March to May, the two organizations spoke to 1,004 South Koreans [...]

S. Korea’s Cosmetics Exports to ASEAN Jump 31.6 pct in 2016

S. Korea’s Cosmetics Exports to ASEAN Jump 31.6 pct in 2016

SEOUL, Sept. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Exports of South Korean beauty products to Southeast Asian countries soared 31.6 percent last year, amid surging demand for skin care and makeup items, a report showed Wednesday. The outbound shipments of Korean cosmetics products to the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) reached US$406 million in 2016, [...]

U.S. and China’s Growing Protectionist Attitudes Cause Government to Look to the South

U.S. and China’s Growing Protectionist Attitudes Cause Government to Look to the South

SEOUL, Sept. 11 (Korea Bizwire) – Increasing roadblocks on the path towards the Chinese economic heartland and a disquieting back and forth with the United States over the KORUS FTA has pushed the South Korean government to grow its trade with India and South Asian nations.  According to the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, [...]

South Korea and 5 ASEAN Nations Talk Diplomacy and Economic Cooperation in Busan

South Korea and 5 ASEAN Nations Talk Diplomacy and Economic Cooperation in Busan

BUSAN, Sept. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea and five Southeast Asian countries surrounding the Mekong River agreed on Friday to strengthen diplomatic and economic cooperation during an annual high-level meeting in the southern port city of Busan. The 7th Mekong-Republic of Korea Foreign Ministers’ Meeting adopted a new action plan outlining the long-term vision [...]