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Arrow Electronics Named as “Great Place to Work for 2018” in Korea

Arrow Electronics Named as “Great Place to Work for 2018” in Korea

SEOUL, KOREA, Nov. 16 (Korea Bizwire) – Global technology solutions provider Arrow Electronics, Inc., has been awarded “Great Place to Work for 2018 in Korea” by the Great Place to Work® Institute in an awards ceremony held today in Seoul, for the company’s outstanding employer practices. The award is judged by Great Place to Work® [...]

Barefoot Networks to Present at Open Networking Korea

Barefoot Networks to Present at Open Networking Korea

SEOUL, Oct. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Barefoot Networks, a provider of high-performance and fully programmable networking solutions, today announced its participation in Open Networking Korea 2018 Fall, Korea’s premier open networking event, gathering enterprises, service providers and cloud providers from across the ecosystem to share learnings, highlight innovation and discuss the future of Open Source [...]

S. Korea’s per-capita GDP Expected to Exceed US$40,000 in 2023

S. Korea’s per-capita GDP Expected to Exceed US$40,000 in 2023

SEOUL, Oct. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s per-capita gross domestic product (GDP) is on track to surpass US$30,000 this year and expected to exceed $40,000 in 2023, a parliamentary report showed Thursday. According to the report by the National Assembly Budget Office (NABO), South Korea’s per-capital GDP is expected to reach $31,862 this year, [...]

In Another Dramatic Twist, Leaders of Divided Koreas Hold Surprise Meeting

In Another Dramatic Twist, Leaders of Divided Koreas Hold Surprise Meeting

SEOUL, May 26 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean President Moon Jae-in held a surprise second meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Saturday, the presidential office Cheong Wa Dae said, in an apparent move to convince Kim to hold his scheduled summit with U.S. President Donald Trump. “President Moon Jae-in held a second summit [...]

South Korea’s Tech Boom to Spur on Growth, DHL Trade Data Suggests

South Korea’s Tech Boom to Spur on Growth, DHL Trade Data Suggests

SEOUL, Feb. 6 (Korea Bizwire) - South Korea’s high-tech industry — a powerhouse of both innovation and export production — will add fire to the country’s trade growth in the coming quarter, according to analysis from the Global Trade Barometer released today by DHL, the world’s leading logistics company. The first ever Global Trade Barometer, an [...]

Tricor Group Strengthens Its Commitment to Korea with IOI Acquisition

Tricor Group Strengthens Its Commitment to Korea with IOI Acquisition

HONG KONG, CHINA, Jan. 31 (Korea Bizwire) – Tricor Group has completed its acquisition of International Outsourcing Inc. (IOI), a well-established Korean professional services firm in which it has held a 30% stake since 2013. This will enhance Tricor’s ability to serve clients in Korea, including international firms expanding in this key market. The new [...]

Olympus Labs Partners with Leading Korean Fintech Company Metaps Plus

Olympus Labs Partners with Leading Korean Fintech Company Metaps Plus

Gibraltar, Jan. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Olympus Labs is quickly becoming an emerging global leader in the cryptocurrency-based financial product space, and on the heels of a successful token sale, Olympus is partnering with Seoul-based corporation Metaps Plus, a leading Korean fintech company and mobile marketing platform developer. This news comes shortly after the company [...]