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Suhyup Chief Demands Japan Cancel Plan to Release Radioactive Water

Suhyup Chief Demands Japan Cancel Plan to Release Radioactive Water

SEOUL, Nov. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — The head of South Korea’s National Federation of Fisheries Cooperatives on Thursday demanded that Tokyo withdraw its plan to discharge radioactive water from its crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant. Im Joon-taek, chairman of the federation, also known as Suhyup, met with Masato Nagai, a councilor from the Japanese embassy, [...]

Cartoon and AR-based Exhibition to Convey Lives of Sex Slave Victims

Cartoon and AR-based Exhibition to Convey Lives of Sex Slave Victims

SEOUL, Nov. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — A cartoon and augmented reality (AR)-based exhibition will be held to commemorate the lives of Korean sex slave victims taken by the Japanese military. To be held jointly by the Ministry of Gender Equality and Family and Korea Manhwa Contents Agency, the exhibition will run from November 11 to [...]

Berlin District Council Adopts Resolution Opposing Removal of Sex Slave Statue

Berlin District Council Adopts Resolution Opposing Removal of Sex Slave Statue

BERLIN/SEOUL, Nov. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — A Berlin district council has adopted a resolution urging municipal authorities to retract a removal order for a statue symbolizing victims of Japan’s wartime sexual slavery, reports and officials said Saturday. The council of Mitte Borough, a central Berlin district, voted overwhelmingly in favor of the resolution in a [...]

Machina Record Chooses Anomali to Power its Intelligence Led Cybersecurity Services in Japan

Machina Record Chooses Anomali to Power its Intelligence Led Cybersecurity Services in Japan

TOKYO, Oct. 28 (Korea Bizwire) – Anomali, a leader in intelligence-driven cybersecurity solutions, today announced a partnership with Machina Record, a top provider of cybersecurity services across Japan. Machina Record will utilize the Anomali product suite to generate threat intelligence that strengthens detection and speeds response capabilities for its customers across the region. “Cybercrime is becoming [...]

Pulse Secure Delivers VPN and Quarantine Management in Integrated Solution Deployed by PERSOL Group

Pulse Secure Delivers VPN and Quarantine Management in Integrated Solution Deployed by PERSOL Group

TOKYO, Oct. 28 (Korea Bizwire) – Pulse Secure, the leading provider of software-defined Secure Access solutions, today announced the successful delivery of a deployment at PERSOL Group, designed to provide secure, remote access to employees while enabling the company to move to a Zero Trust architecture. Based in Japan, PERSOL Group comprises 136 companies in Japan [...]

Cost the Primary Factor Behind Japan’s Decision to Release Radioactive Water into the Sea

Cost the Primary Factor Behind Japan’s Decision to Release Radioactive Water into the Sea

SEOUL, Oct. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — The Japanese government is attempting to release contaminated water from a disabled nuclear power plant in Fukushima. The primary reason, as anticipated by experts, is the low cost. It costs less to release the water to the sea than by air. Initially, the Japanese government considered three separate means [...]

Japan’s Latest Claims to Dokdo ‘Baseless’: Foreign Ministry

Japan’s Latest Claims to Dokdo ‘Baseless’: Foreign Ministry

SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Friday refuted Japan’s renewed claims to South Korea’s easternmost islets of Dokdo and warned of stern a response to the unsubstantiated claims. “Dokdo is our inherent territory, historically, geographically and by international law,” the ministry said in a statement. “We want to make [...]