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S. Korea to Invest 28 bln Won in R&D Projects for Eco Cars

S. Korea to Invest 28 bln Won in R&D Projects for Eco Cars

SEOUL, Jan. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea said Tuesday it will invest nearly 28 billion won (US$25.3 million) in research and development (R&D) projects for eco-friendly automobiles and self-driving technologies in line with the country’s green energy drive. The country plans to allocate 13.4 billion won for research projects for electric vehicles and hydrogen [...]

Gov’t Steps Up R&D Efforts to Better Cope with Drone Crimes

Gov’t Steps Up R&D Efforts to Better Cope with Drone Crimes

SEOUL, Dec. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The government has decided to intensify research and development (R&D) efforts to better respond to illegal drones that take aerial photos or videos without permission or fly in and around airports. The Ministry of Science and ICT recently announced that together with the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy [...]

Hyundai Mobis to Invest 1 tln Won in R&D Projects This Year

Hyundai Mobis to Invest 1 tln Won in R&D Projects This Year

SEOUL, May 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Mobis Co., South Korea’s biggest auto parts maker, said Wednesday it will invest 1 trillion won (US$812 million) in research and development projects this year. In its 2020 sustainability report, Hyundai Mobis said it will invest in 2,000 R&D projects involving next-generation vehicles and expand its R&D workforce [...]

R&D Gap Between SMEs, Big Biz Widening: Think Tank

R&D Gap Between SMEs, Big Biz Widening: Think Tank

SEOUL, Jan. 13 (Korea Bizwire) – The gap in research and development (R&D) investment between South Korea’s small and medium-sized businesses and big companies is widening, a local think tank said Sunday, a development that can pose economic challenges going forward. The report by the Korea Small Business Institute (KOSBI) showed that while small and medium-sized enterprises [...]