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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 [...]

S. Korea Lags Behind Rivals in Attracting Foreign Talent

S. Korea Lags Behind Rivals in Attracting Foreign Talent

SEOUL, May 17 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea lags behind rival industrialized countries in attracting talented foreign workers, various industry data showed Tuesday, despite the government’s effort to ease its visa issuance system to cope with the country’s declining labor force. The number of foreigners residing in South Korea jumped from 1.4 million in 2011 [...]

Chungju’s Smart Farming Technologies Bear Fruitful Results

Chungju’s Smart Farming Technologies Bear Fruitful Results

CHUNGJU, South Korea, April 24 (Korea Bizwire) – Chungju, North Chungcheong Province, is making optimistic progress with its smart farm initiatives.  The city launched the project in 2015 by equipping a laboratory at the local Agricultural Technology Center with ubiquitous information technology (u-IT).  The horticulture lab, used mainly for plant research and production, can monitor [...]