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Fashion Spotlight CENTRESTAGE Opens in Hong Kong

Fashion Spotlight CENTRESTAGE Opens in Hong Kong

HONG KONG, Sept. 7 (Korea Bizwire) - Asia’s premier fashion event CENTRESTAGE, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), started its four-day run (6-9 September) at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). The show features more than 210 fashion brands from 22 countries and regions, along with nearly 40 fashion events, including the [...]

Vietnam among Top Three Destinations for S. Korean Exports in First Seven Months of ’17

Vietnam among Top Three Destinations for S. Korean Exports in First Seven Months of ’17

SEJONG, Aug. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s exports to Vietnam surged nearly 50 percent in the first seven months of 2017, customs data showed Wednesday, an increase that is likely to put the Southeast Asian country among the top three shipment destinations for locally made goods. According to Korea Customs Service, exports to Vietnam [...]

TOMI Environmental Solutions, Inc. Completes $5.3 Million Private Placement Funding Led by Institutional Funds Based in Hong Kong

TOMI Environmental Solutions, Inc. Completes $5.3 Million Private Placement Funding Led by Institutional Funds Based in Hong Kong

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Mar. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — TOMI Environmental Solutions, Inc. (“TOMI”) (OTCQX:TOMZ), a global decontamination and infection prevention company that specializes in disinfection/decontamination sales and services, including the manufacturing, sale and licensing of its SteraMist™, a hydrogen peroxide-based mist/fog that is registered with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”), announced today that it [...]

Navigators Appoints Asia Leadership Team

Navigators Appoints Asia Leadership Team

LONDON, Jan. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG), a global specialty insurer and reinsurer, announced today the appointment of a leadership team in Asia. Jon Doherty has been appointed as Managing Director of Asia; Sang Kyoun (S.K.) Kim as Chief Underwriting Officer; and Paul D’Souza as Chief Operating Officer/Chief Financial Officer for [...]

Korean Investors Shun Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect

Korean Investors Shun Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect

SEOUL, Dec. 16 (Korea Bizwire) – It has been almost two weeks since China’s ambitious Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect was launched, but the trading link has so far failed to drum up much excitement, at least from the point of view of Korean investors.  According to the Korea Financial Investment Association, the aggregate trade volume [...]

X-Spatial 4D Psychoacoustics Launches with ‘Beyond Skyline’ Movie Premiere

X-Spatial 4D Psychoacoustics Launches with ‘Beyond Skyline’ Movie Premiere

HONG KONG, Dec. 8 (Korea Bizwire) - X-Spatial Media Technology Ltd held the grand launch of its “X-Spatial 4D Psychoacoustics” technology with the movie premiere of “Beyond Skyline” at UA Cine Times, Times Square, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong on 7 December 2016, indicating that such epoch-making audio optimization technology is officially available here, with the highest regard [...]

Korean Art Market Revitalized

Korean Art Market Revitalized

SEOUL, July 12 (Korea Bizwire) – After years of downturn, the Korean art market is prospering once again. According to the Asian Art Market 2015 report, last year’s total bids at seven domestic art work auctioneers totaled 189.23 billion won ($165 million). Revenue was close to 2007’s 192.66 billion, which was the most prosperous year [...]

Public Rental Housing to Save ‘House Poor’ Youth

Public Rental Housing to Save ‘House Poor’ Youth

SEOUL, March 24 (Korea Bizwire) – The Seoul Metropolitan Government will provide a large quantity of public rental housing so that young city dwellers will not be forced to move to suburbs due to high rent. If high-density development of areas near important subway stations is allowed like in Japan or Hong Kong, more than 40,000 units [...]