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S. Korea Alert Against Lambda Variant, Toughens Measures Against Peru, Chile Arrivals

S. Korea Alert Against Lambda Variant, Toughens Measures Against Peru, Chile Arrivals

SEOUL, Sept. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea has adopted tougher measures to block the inflow of the lambda variant of the novel coronavirus as the country is struggling to contain the spread of variant cases amid the fourth wave of the pandemic, according to health authorities. The Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA) [...]

Toka Selected by Chile and Inter-American Development Bank to Assess and Support Chile’s National Cybersecurity Readiness

Toka Selected by Chile and Inter-American Development Bank to Assess and Support Chile’s National Cybersecurity Readiness

TEL AVIV, Israel, May 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Toka, the cyber capacity-building company for government agencies, has been selected by the Government of Chile and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to advise Chile on next steps for the country’s national cybersecurity readiness and operational capacity building. Toka will assess current cybersecurity gaps and challenges in [...]

POSCO-Samsung SDI Consortium to Build Cathode Plant in Chile

POSCO-Samsung SDI Consortium to Build Cathode Plant in Chile

SEOUL, Mar. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — A South Korean consortium made up of steelmaker POSCO and battery maker Samsung SDI Co. will invest 57.5 billion won (US$54 million) to build a cathode plant in Chile by 2021, POSCO said Sunday. The POSCO-Samsung SDI consortium beat 12 companies from seven countries to secure the Chilean project, [...]

S. Korean Firms Celebrate Power Plant Completion in Chile

S. Korean Firms Celebrate Power Plant Completion in Chile

SEOUL, May 29 (Korea Bizwire) — A South Korean consortium has held a ceremony to mark the completion of a gas-fired combined cycle plant in Antofagasta, Chile, that will supply electricity to BHP Billiton Ltd.’s copper mine. Samsung Engineering Co., a construction unit of Samsung Group, celebrated the opening of the 517 megawatt plant Friday [...]

Nasdaq to Deliver Post-Trade Technology to Depósito Central de Valores (DCV)

Nasdaq to Deliver Post-Trade Technology to Depósito Central de Valores (DCV)

NEW YORK and SANTIAGO, Chile, May 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Nasdaq, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) and Depósito Central de Valores (DCV)  today announced a new landmark agreement to bolster the technological infrastructure of Chile’s central securities depository (CSD). “We are very satisfied with our thorough, year-long vendor partnership process in selecting the Nasdaq platform, which will replace the core [...]