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Efinix® and Centron Technology Partner to Extend Distribution of Efinix’s Trion® FPGA Silicon Platform in Korea

Efinix® and Centron Technology Partner to Extend Distribution of Efinix’s Trion® FPGA Silicon Platform in Korea

SANTA CLARA, Calif. and SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Efinix®, an innovator in programmable product platforms and technologies, and Centron Technology, a design consulting and manufacturer of Electronics Engineering Systems, today announced a partnership to distribute Efinix’s Trion® FPGA silicon platform in Korea. “Demand for Trion FPGAs is rapidly growing, especially in [...]

Domestic Coffee Industry Nears 7 bln Won as Demand for Premium Coffee Soars

Domestic Coffee Industry Nears 7 bln Won as Demand for Premium Coffee Soars

SEOUL, Jul. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — Industry analysts say that the South Korean coffee industry will continue to expand fueled by specialty coffee shops in the future. South Korea’s coffee industry is estimated at 6.8 trillion won (US$5.77 billion) this year, the Hyundai Research Institute said Sunday in a report. The coffee industry is divided [...]

South Korean Imports Show Moderate Strength as Overall Trade Continues to Contract

South Korean Imports Show Moderate Strength as Overall Trade Continues to Contract

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA, Jul. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s trade outlook retains some cause for optimism despite continued deceleration both air and ocean trade, according to latest data from the DHL Global Trade Barometer. The DHL Global Trade Barometer, an early indicator of global trade developments calculated using Artificial Intelligence and Big Data, suggests [...]

Japan’s Favorability Toward S. Korea Decreases While S. Korea’s Likeability Towards Japan Increases

Japan’s Favorability Toward S. Korea Decreases While S. Korea’s Likeability Towards Japan Increases

SEOUL, Jun. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — South Koreans’ likability for Japan has increased amid the deteriorating relations between South Korea and Japan over the past few years. On the contrary, Japan’s favorability towards South Korea has declined, according to a recent survey. The East Asia Institute (EAI), a private South Korean think tank, and Japanese [...]

S. Korea Moves Down to 28th in Global Competitiveness Rankings

S. Korea Moves Down to 28th in Global Competitiveness Rankings

SEJONG, May 29 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s global competitiveness ranking fell by one notch this year as exports and facility investments slowed down, an international institute said Wednesday. The International Institute for Management Development (IMD) said in its annual report that South Korea ranked 28th in terms of world competitiveness among 63 countries surveyed, [...]