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Petrochemical Firms Ready to Cope with Scrapped Sanctions Waivers on Iranian oil

Petrochemical Firms Ready to Cope with Scrapped Sanctions Waivers on Iranian oil

SEOUL, Apr. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s petrochemical firms and refiners said Tuesday that the United States’ decision to end its sanctions waivers on Iranian oil imports isn’t likely to cause crisis in the industry, although short-term repercussions on their balance sheets appear to be inevitable. The Donald Trump administration on Monday (local time) [...]

Movie on S. Korea’s Democratization Movement Screens in Iran

Movie on S. Korea’s Democratization Movement Screens in Iran

SEOUL, Nov. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — The seventh iteration of Iran’s Korean Film Festival kicked off in Tehran on Wednesday. The festivities will go on for four days to screen eight Korean movies, including “Little Forest”, “Forever the Moment”, “The King of Jokgu”, and “Breathing Underwater”. Lim Soon-rae, the director of “Little Forest” and “Forever [...]

Guus Hiddink as Head Coach at Zero Salary? No Thanks, Says Korea Football Association

Guus Hiddink as Head Coach at Zero Salary? No Thanks, Says Korea Football Association

SEOUL, Sept. 8 (Korea Bizwire) – Presiding over the most successful stretch of South Korean football ever, Guus Hiddink on the sidelines throughout the 2002 FIFA World Cup was a figure of stability, charisma, and most importantly, trust.  Trust in the national football team has always been in somewhat short supply in the “Be the [...]