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GT Advanced Technologies Opens New Silicon Carbide Manufacturing Facility

GT Advanced Technologies Opens New Silicon Carbide Manufacturing Facility

HUDSON, N.H., Jun. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — GTAT Corporation (GTAT) opened its new state-of-the-art silicon carbide manufacturing plant with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 that included state and local officials who were on hand to commemorate the event. The facility, located in Hudson, New Hampshire, also includes the company’s new corporate headquarters [...]

Korea Builds National Tree Garden in Administrative Capital

Korea Builds National Tree Garden in Administrative Capital

SEJONG, Nov. 16 (Korea Bizwire) – A groundbreaking ceremony for the National Central Arboretum in Sejong, South Korea’s de facto administrative capital, was held on Wednesday.  The 649,000-square-meter garden will comprise of three major sections: a community and participation zone, for various culture, art, and recreational activities; an exhibition zone, for the display and observation [...]

Kia Motors Expected to Launch Mexico Plant as Planned

Kia Motors Expected to Launch Mexico Plant as Planned

SEOUL, April 7 (Korea Bizwire) – Kia Motors Corp., South Korea’s second-ranked carmaker, is expected to start operations at its plant in Mexico as planned amid reports that negotiations over the local government’s promised incentives seem to be making some headway, industry watchers said Thursday. Media reports have raised speculation that the May launch of the plant [...]

One Million Trees (and Counting)

One Million Trees (and Counting)

REGINA, SK, Mar 28, 2014 (Korea Bizwire) - Having already provided 160,000 hours of employment to locals in developing countries, tentree announced today that the Canadian lifestyle apparel company has officially planted their first million trees. By partnering with international non-profit organizations, tentree is stepping up to become a major part of reforestation efforts in [...]