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Energy-focused SK Group to Invest $10 bln in U.S. over 3 yrs

Energy-focused SK Group to Invest $10 bln in U.S. over 3 yrs

WASHINGTON/SEOUL, Sept. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Group, an energy-to-telecom focused conglomerate, plans to invest US$10 billion over the next three years in the United States, the group’s chief has said, as it seeks to expand its presence in the world’s largest economy. SK Group Chairman Chey Tae-won made the remarks during a corporate event [...]

Vietnamese PM Calls for SK Group’s Investment in Privatization of State Firms

Vietnamese PM Calls for SK Group’s Investment in Privatization of State Firms

SEOUL, Nov. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the chairman of South Korea’s SK Group to participate in the privatization of state-owned companies in one of the world’s fastest growing economies, the conglomerate said Friday. “We will spare no effort in providing comprehensive assistance in cooperation with SK,” Phuc [...]

SK Chairman Lauds SK hynix Performance

SK Chairman Lauds SK hynix Performance

SEOUL, Oct. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — Chey Tae-won, chairman of SK Group, showed special attachment to SK hynix Inc. as the company held a completion ceremony for the M15 production line at the SK hynix factory in Cheongju, North Chungcheong Province. Chey bought Hynix Semiconductors Inc. for 3.4 trillion won six years ago, changing the [...]

SK hynix Becomes Key Affiliate of Parent Conglomerate 6 years After Merger

SK hynix Becomes Key Affiliate of Parent Conglomerate 6 years After Merger

SEOUL, Mar. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean chipmaker SK hynix Inc. has emerged as a key affiliate of SK Group by making up nearly half of the conglomerates’ market capitalization, industry watchers said Monday. SK hynix, purchased by SK Group exactly six years ago, when the company posted a net loss of 159 billion [...]

“Value”, “Customer”, “Innovation” Keywords of Choice Among Conglomerate Heads

“Value”, “Customer”, “Innovation” Keywords of Choice Among Conglomerate Heads

SEOUL, Jan. 3 (Korea Bizwire) – Aside from “business”, “value”, “customer” and “innovation” were the keywords most commonly uttered by the leaders of South Korea’s top 10 conglomerates in their New Year’s addresses. Data provided by leadership assessment service CEOscore revealed that after “business”, which was uttered a leading 32 times, value, customer and innovation [...]