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Lunar New Year Holiday Witness More People Staying Indoors

Lunar New Year Holiday Witness More People Staying Indoors

SEOUL, Feb. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — A growing number of consumers stayed indoors and enjoyed home entertainment over the Lunar New Year holiday. KT Corp., major South Korean telecommunications giant, analyzed the usage patterns of its artificial intelligence (AI) speaker Giga Genie, which showed that the speaker’s usage rose by 37.7 percent during the holidays [...]

S. Korean Mobile Carriers Get Ready for Data-heavy Holiday

S. Korean Mobile Carriers Get Ready for Data-heavy Holiday

SEOUL, Feb. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean mobile carriers are gearing up for the Lunar New Year holiday when data usage spikes along highways, airports and shopping malls, company officials said Saturday. People travel long distances during the holiday season to visit their hometowns, causing heavy traffic jams. Some travel abroad or make trips [...]

Major Tech Firm to Operate Assembly Lines During Lunar New Year Holiday

Major Tech Firm to Operate Assembly Lines During Lunar New Year Holiday

SEOUL, Feb. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Major South Korean tech companies will keep their assembly lines up and running during this week’s Lunar New Year holiday due to rising demand at home and abroad, industry sources said Tuesday. Samsung Electronics, the world’s largest maker of chips said it plans to maintain normal operations at its [...]