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SK Group Hires More Permanent Employees, Ranks First in Average Salary

SK Group Hires More Permanent Employees, Ranks First in Average Salary

SEOUL, Nov. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Among South Korea’s major conglomerates, SK Group has increased its number of regular workers by the most in the past year compared to the group’s size. According to an analysis of third quarter reports by industry tracker Infobigs on listed companies affiliated with the country’s 34 conglomerates, SK Group’s [...]

Energy-focused SK Group to Invest $10 bln in U.S. over 3 yrs

Energy-focused SK Group to Invest $10 bln in U.S. over 3 yrs

WASHINGTON/SEOUL, Sept. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Group, an energy-to-telecom focused conglomerate, plans to invest US$10 billion over the next three years in the United States, the group’s chief has said, as it seeks to expand its presence in the world’s largest economy. SK Group Chairman Chey Tae-won made the remarks during a corporate event [...]

SK to Develop International Standards to Measure Social Value in 3 Years

SK to Develop International Standards to Measure Social Value in 3 Years

SEOUL, Aug. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Group has decided to work with other global corporations over the next three years to build international standards to measure the ‘social value’ generated by businesses. SK announced that the Value Balancing Alliance (VBA), a non-profit organization in Frankfurt, Germany, will begin carrying out the task of jointly [...]

SK Group to Chip in US$30 mln for Tech Innovation Center in Hanoi

SK Group to Chip in US$30 mln for Tech Innovation Center in Hanoi

HANOI/SEOUL, Jun. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — SK Group, South Korea’s third-largest conglomerate, said Sunday it will provide US$30 million to support the building of Vietnam’s tech innovation center. SK Group Chairman Chey Tae-won reached a funding agreement with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc during his three-day visit to the Southeast Asian nation last week, [...]