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S-Oil Beefs Up Petrochemical Biz with US4.2 bln Project

S-Oil Beefs Up Petrochemical Biz with US4.2 bln Project

SEOUL, Jun. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — S-Oil Corp., a major refiner in South Korea owned by Saudi Aramco, said Wednesday it has completed the construction of petrochemical production facilities in South Korea, which will help further raise its presence in the non-refining business field. In 2015, S-Oil, the third-largest refining firm in the country, started [...]

S. Korea, Saudi Arabia Discuss Broadening Economic Ties Under 2030 Vision

S. Korea, Saudi Arabia Discuss Broadening Economic Ties Under 2030 Vision

SEOUL, Apr. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s industry minister held a meeting with his Saudi Arabian counterpart on Wednesday to discuss ways to expand economic cooperation between the two countries, especially in the energy sector. Industry Minister Sung Yun-mo met Mohammad Al-Tuwaijri, the Saudi Arabian minister of economy and planning, in Seoul. The two [...]

S. Korea Teams Up with Saudi Arabia to Establish Intellectual Property Management System

S. Korea Teams Up with Saudi Arabia to Establish Intellectual Property Management System

DAEJEON, Apr. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea will participate in a project to establish an ecosystem for intellectual property led by the Saudi Arabian government aiming to achieve its national goal of ‘Vision 2030’. Park Won-joo, Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) Commissioner, and Mohammed Al-Swailem, the CEO of Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property, met [...]

Hyundai Launches Program Targeting Female Drivers in Saudi Arabia

Hyundai Launches Program Targeting Female Drivers in Saudi Arabia

SEOUL, Aug. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top automaker Hyundai Motor Co. said Thursday it has launched its “#whatsnext” marketing campaign in Saudi Arabia following the Islamic country’s decision to allow women to drive cars. Saudi Arabia allowed women to drive cars for the first time on June 24. Hyundai said it released a [...]

Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) Signs Post-Trade Technology Transformation Agreement with Nasdaq

Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) Signs Post-Trade Technology Transformation Agreement with Nasdaq

RIYADH, N.Y. and STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Dec. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) and Nasdaq have officially signed an agreement to transform Tadawul’s post-trade technology infrastructure, which includes registry, depository and risk management technologies. In addition to the post-trade area, Nasdaq will continue to support the existing trading and market surveillance technology at Tadawul. The [...]