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“Smart” Farms Increase in Number

“Smart” Farms Increase in Number

SEOUL, May 18 (Korea Bizwire) — The number of “smart” farms integrated with the latest ICT technology has increased significantly recently, spurring a concomitant rise in productivity. This is according to the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, which announced these results at the Korea Innovation Growth Symposium held yesterday at the R&D Complex [...]

800,000 Jobs to be Lost by 2030 Due to Fourth Industrial Revolution: Study

800,000 Jobs to be Lost by 2030 Due to Fourth Industrial Revolution: Study

SEOUL, March 8 (Korea Bizwire) – About 800,000 jobs are expected to be lost by 2030, in such areas as retail sales, driving, shipping and cleaning, due to technological advances driven by the fourth industrial revolution, a study showed Thursday. But the revolution is expected to create 920,000 more jobs in information and communication technology, engineering, healthcare, culture and arts, and other areas, the labor ministry study conducted jointly by state and civilian research institutes showed. The [...]

Ascom Announces Visionary Platform for Data-driven Era of Healthcare

Ascom Announces Visionary Platform for Data-driven Era of Healthcare

BAAR, Switzerland, Mar. 5 (Korea Bizwire) – Ascom (SWX:ASCN.SW), a global solutions provider focused on healthcare ICT and mobile workflows, announces today in Las Vegas at HIMSS, Booth #4212, a new approach to delivering optimized digital clinical information flows with the Ascom Healthcare Platform. Delivering integrated and orchestrated clinical workflow solutions, the Ascom Healthcare Platform closes [...]

Ascom Will Showcase Its Digistat Suite of Healthcare ICT Solutions at Arab Health 2018

Ascom Will Showcase Its Digistat Suite of Healthcare ICT Solutions at Arab Health 2018

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — Ascom (SWX:ASCN.SW), the global solutions provider focused on healthcare ICT and mobile workflow solutions, will showcase the sophisticated Digistat suite of clinical data management modules at the Arab Health Exhibition and Congress 2018. Digistat is a suite of software modules that can be configured into numerous [...]

Ascom Wins Agreement with IDN Munson Healthcare in the USA

Ascom Wins Agreement with IDN Munson Healthcare in the USA

BAAR, Switzerland, Jan. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Munson Healthcare, a nine hospital non-profit Integrated Delivery Network (IDN) serving the state of Michigan, selected Ascom (SWX:ASCN.SW), the leading global healthcare Information and Communication Technology (ICT) provider, for a comprehensive technology retrofit of its flagship Munson Medical Center. The CHF 1.1 million agreement signed in the second half [...]

S. Korea to Create 260,000 ICT Jobs by 2022

S. Korea to Create 260,000 ICT Jobs by 2022

SEOUL, Dec. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea aims to create 260,000 jobs in the information and communications technology (ICT) sector by 2022, the ICT ministry said Tuesday. According to a roadmap crafted and announced by the Ministry of Science and ICT, the government will create the jobs by fixing relevant policies and utilizing the [...]

S. Korea’s Cutting Edge ICT Prowess to be Highlighted at PyeongChang Olympics

S. Korea’s Cutting Edge ICT Prowess to be Highlighted at PyeongChang Olympics

SEOUL, Aug. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — The upcoming 2018 PyeongChang Olympics will likely be a showcase of South Korean know-how in state-of-the-art information and communication technology (ICT), with mobile operators and carmakers to highlight their prowess at the world’s biggest winter sports competition. KT Corp., the country’s No. 1 fixed-line Internet operator, will test run [...]

S. Korea to Open 2 More VR, AR Complexes

S. Korea to Open 2 More VR, AR Complexes

SEOUL, Jul. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s ICT ministry said Thursday that it will open two additional new complexes to promote virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) technology as the country aims to become a global powerhouse in the sectors. The two centers will be set up at Korea National University Of Arts [...]