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S. Korea to Develop Big Data Collection and Analysis System for Military Logistics by 2025

S. Korea to Develop Big Data Collection and Analysis System for Military Logistics by 2025

SEOUL, Nov. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — The defense ministry plans to develop a “big data” collection and analysis system to more efficiently take advantage of diverse and scattered data so as to make better policy for military operations and troops. Currently, the military has vast amounts of data on more than 1.4 million items related [...]

New Travel Forecast Service to Offer Safer, Better Traveling Experience

New Travel Forecast Service to Offer Safer, Better Traveling Experience

SEOUL, Oct. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and Korea Tourism Organization introduced a new service that recommends tourist spots based on big data analysis. Travel Forecast provides recommendations on customized tourist destinations and offers information on traffic conditions, estimated daily number of tourists and weather forecasts. Users can select [...]

S. Korea Kicks Off Data Dam Project to Fuel Growth, Create Jobs: Gov’t

S. Korea Kicks Off Data Dam Project to Fuel Growth, Create Jobs: Gov’t

SEOUL, Sept. 2 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea kicked off its so-called Data Dam project that can fuel growth and create thousands of new jobs, the science ministry said Wednesday. The project, part of the larger Digital New Deal program announced in July, aims to collect and process information provided by both public and private [...]

National Fire Agency to Predict Risk of Fire Outbreaks Using Big Data Analytics

National Fire Agency to Predict Risk of Fire Outbreaks Using Big Data Analytics

SEOUL, Aug. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — The National Fire Agency (NFA) announced on Tuesday that it plans to predict the risk of fire outbreaks by using fire-related big data analytics. The NFA’s decades-long accumulated data would clear the way for the agency to establish customized precautionary measures to prevent outbreaks of fire. Under this plan, [...]

Trip.com Group Releases “2020 Dragon Boat Festival Holiday Big Data Report”

Trip.com Group Releases “2020 Dragon Boat Festival Holiday Big Data Report”

SINGAPORE, July 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Leading international online travel services provider Trip.com Group has highlighted the latest positive trends in travel in its recently released “2020 Dragon Boat Festival Holiday Tourism Big Data Report” for the China market. With view to the China travel market, which is emerging as an exemplar for recovery of [...]