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Samsung Sends 300 More Workers to China for Chip Factory Expansion

Samsung Sends 300 More Workers to China for Chip Factory Expansion

SEOUL, May 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co., the world’s largest memory chipmaker, said Friday that it has sent 300 more South Korean engineers and workers to China to complete the expansion of its second chip manufacturing plant amid the novel coronavirus pandemic. Samsung said engineers and workers, including some from its subcontractors, left [...]

Pandemic Recovery in China a Boon for Korean Construction Equipment Makers

Pandemic Recovery in China a Boon for Korean Construction Equipment Makers

SEOUL, May 20 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean construction equipment makers, led by Doosan Infracore Co., are set to bask in increased sales in China as the world’s No. 2 economy is ramping up efforts to rebound from the coronavirus outbreak, industry data showed Wednesday. Doosan Infracore, South Korea’s No. 1 construction equipment maker, sold [...]

Orion Strengthening Snack Lineup Both Home and Abroad

Orion Strengthening Snack Lineup Both Home and Abroad

SEOUL, May 15 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean confectionery company Orion Corp. said Thursday it plans to strengthen its market presence with a reasonably priced snack line in China and Vietnam following its launch in South Korea. The reasonably priced snack line will offer products that focus on “cost-effectiveness” by setting prices based on convenience [...]

IFG- International Fruit Genetics Company Combats Intellectual Property Infringement

IFG- International Fruit Genetics Company Combats Intellectual Property Infringement

BAKERSFIELD, Calif., May 5 (Korea Bizwire) — INTERNATIONAL FRUIT GENETICS, LLC (IFG) has taken steps to protect its intellectual property in China. The California-based company is the sole and unique proprietor of different table grape varieties, such as IFG Six (Sweet Sapphire ™), IFG Eleven (Sugar Crisp ™), IFG Sixteen (Sweet Favors ™), and IFG [...]

G-Dragon Becomes 1st Korean Artist to Win Chinese Ad Deal Since THAAD Fallout

G-Dragon Becomes 1st Korean Artist to Win Chinese Ad Deal Since THAAD Fallout

SEOUL, May 4 (Korea Bizwire) — G-Dragon became the first South Korean celebrity to sign a corporate endorsement deal with a Chinese company following Beijing’s virtual ban on “hallyu,” or South Korean pop culture, since 2016, the singer’s agency said Monday. The singer-rapper of K-pop act BIGBANG recently signed a deal with Chinese bottled water [...]

Junshi Biosciences Announces Acceptance of a Supplemental NDA in China for Toripalimab in Advanced Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

Junshi Biosciences Announces Acceptance of a Supplemental NDA in China for Toripalimab in Advanced Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

SHANGHAI, China, April 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Junshi Biosciences (HKEX: 1877), a leading innovation-driven biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development and commercialization of novel therapies, today announced that the China National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) has accepted a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for toripalimab as a treatment for patients with recurrent/metastatic nasopharyngeal carcinoma [...]