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K-pop Businesses on the Lookout as China Criticizes Use of ‘Taiwanese’ Nationality

K-pop Businesses on the Lookout as China Criticizes Use of ‘Taiwanese’ Nationality

SEOUL, Jan. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean entertainment companies are facing a dilemma as China, under the ‘One-China Policy’, has begun to take issue with foreign companies using terminology that seems to uphold Taiwan’s independence. With an increasing number of idols of Taiwanese nationality making a debut in South Korea, many companies are careful [...]

S. Korean Nuclear Power Industry Buoyed by Taiwanese Decision to Halt Nuclear Phase-Out

S. Korean Nuclear Power Industry Buoyed by Taiwanese Decision to Halt Nuclear Phase-Out

SEOUL, Nov. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — After voters in Taiwan approved a referendum to stop the phase-out of nuclear power, South Korean advocates of nuclear energy have started to speak out about having a similar public discourse surrounding Korea’s own planned nuclear phase-out. The South Korean government has officially said that it plans to go [...]

Taiwan Offers In-Town Check-in and E-gate Services for First Time

Taiwan Offers In-Town Check-in and E-gate Services for First Time

TAIPEI, TAIWAN, Oct. 23 (Korea Bizwire) – When Taoyuan International Airport launched the In-Town Check-In service in February 2017, Taipei became the 4th city in Asia and the 5th city in the world where In-Town Check-In is available. Independent travelers and business travelers are welcome to complete the In-town Check-In and Luggage Check-In process at [...]

Taiwan Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Sign Memorandum of Understanding

Taiwan Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Sign Memorandum of Understanding

NEW YORK and TAIPEI CITY, Taiwan, Sept. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — The Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation (TWSE) and Nasdaq Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote mutual development and foster cooperation between the two companies. The memorandum also paves the way for both sides to work closely together in expanding their [...]

S. Korea Will Be “Nuclear Free” in 65 Years, about 60 Years Behind Germany, Taiwan, Belgium

S. Korea Will Be “Nuclear Free” in 65 Years, about 60 Years Behind Germany, Taiwan, Belgium

SEOUL, Aug. 18 (Korea Bizwire) – Remarks made by President Moon that the nation will only be nuclear power free in “at least 60 years” at a presidential press conference yesterday has garnered comparisons between South Korea’s nuclear power deactivation policy and other nations. Held to mark his 100th day in office, President Moon expressed [...]