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Hyundai Motor Invests in Europe’s Largest Fast EV Charging Service Provider

Hyundai Motor Invests in Europe’s Largest Fast EV Charging Service Provider

SEOUL, Sept. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Motor Group, South Korea’s biggest automotive group, said Monday it has invested in Europe’s largest fast electric vehicle (EV) charging service provider to further push up sales of its battery-powered cars in the continent. The group, which owns Hyundai Motor Co. and Kia Motors Corp., signed a deal [...]

K-beauty Brands Tap Into European Market

K-beauty Brands Tap Into European Market

SEOUL, Jun. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA), jointly with other South Korean government agencies, held a K-beauty promotion event in Belgium on Friday. The event, titled ‘K-Beauty in Belgium’, took place to promote the South Korean cosmetics industry in the European market. Nature Republic Co. and 11 other South Korean [...]

Samsung No. 1 in Number of Patents Filed for Self-driving Cars

Samsung No. 1 in Number of Patents Filed for Self-driving Cars

SEOUL, Dec. 31 (Korea Bizwire) – Samsung Electronics Co. filed the largest number of patents related to self-driving cars in Europe, data showed Monday, far above traditional automobile manufacturers. According to the data compiled by the European Patent Office (EPO), the number of applications related to self-driving cars filed in Europe came to 3,998 in [...]

European Chamber of Commerce Asks S. Korea to Expand Range of Accepted Automobile Emissions Test Centers

European Chamber of Commerce Asks S. Korea to Expand Range of Accepted Automobile Emissions Test Centers

SEOUL, Nov. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — The European Chamber of Commerce in Korea (ECCK) asked the South Korean government on Tuesday to expand the range of qualified test centers for automobile emissions. The ECCK, in the recently published 2018 ECCK White Paper, asked South Korean authorities to accept European authorization centers as viable test facilities [...]

SpeeDx Broaden Distribution Network Across Europe

SpeeDx Broaden Distribution Network Across Europe

SYDNEY, Australia, Nov. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — SpeeDx have announced the signing of a further four distribution partners, in preparation to strengthen representation across Europe. Axonlab (Germany, Benelux and Switzerland), Vircell (Spain),  Diamedica (Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania) and Biomedica (Central Eastern Europe) each have a strong presence in their chosen markets and synergies with the [...]

China and Europe Post Double Digit Increases in R&D Spending

China and Europe Post Double Digit Increases in R&D Spending

NEW YORK, Oct. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Annual worldwide corporate R&D spending increased by 11% in 2018, totaling US$782bn in annual investment, based on an annual analysis of the 1000 largest global public companies by R&D spend conducted by PwC’s Strategy&. The 14th edition of PwC’s Strategy& Global Innovation 1000 Study shows how innovation investment is [...]

Nanobiotix Receives First Tranche Disbursement of 16 Million Euros Financing from European Investment Bank

Nanobiotix Receives First Tranche Disbursement of 16 Million Euros Financing from European Investment Bank

Paris, France and Cambridge, Massachusetts, Oct. 16 (Korea Bizwire) – NANOBIOTIX (Euronext: NANO – ISIN: FR0011341205), a late clinical-stage nanomedicine company pioneering new approaches in the treatment of cancer, announced today that the Company received an initial 16 million euros as the first disbursement under the previously announced non-dilutive loan from the European Investment Bank [...]