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Samsung's Galaxy S8 advert wins Cannes Lions awards

Samsung Electronics Co.'s advertisement of its flagship Galaxy S8 smartphone won seven awards from the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the company said Monday. The South Korean te...

Updated : 2017.06.26 09:48

Hanjin Group changes skyline of LA

Creating a new peak to the skyline in Downtown Los Angeles, the Wilshire Grand Center is the completion of nearly three decades of work by Cho Yang-ho, chairman of Hanjin Group. Wilshire Grand Cente...

Updated : 2017.06.25 15:02

[From the Scene] Strong scientific research underpins biotech boom in San Diego

SAN DIEGO -- What if we could simply take a protein-control pill to get in sync with our circadian rhythm, curing the dreaded symptoms of jet lag once and for all? How about reversing the natural agi...

Updated : 2017.06.25 14:52

Korean food rejected by Chinese customs surge 280% amid THAAD row

South Korean food products rejected by Chinese customs surged amid heightened tensions surrounding the diplomatic row over the deployments of a US anti-missile defense system here, official data show...

Updated : 2017.06.25 11:27

Online shopping vendors on rise: data

The number of online shopping vendors in South Korea has rapidly expanded, government data showed Sunday, reflecting the development of e-commerce transactions here. According to the data by the Nat...

Updated : 2017.06.25 10:51

Korean Air, Delta agree tie-up for Pacific routes

Korean Air and Delta Air Lines on Saturday finalized an agreement to set up a joint venture for Pacific routes, according to Korean Air. The joint venture will not take the form of a separate corpor...

Updated : 2017.06.24 09:55

FTC chief calls for fair chaebol governance

Kim Sang-jo, the new head of South Korea’s antirust watchdog Fair Trade Commission, met CEOs from the nation‘s four largest conglomerates on Friday and urged them to voluntarily change their decisi...

Updated : 2017.06.23 20:00

[News Focus] Moon’s nuclear-free policy lauded but face technical hurdles

The nuclear-free policies laid out by President Moon Jae-in as he attended the shutdown of the country’s oldest nuclear reactor on Monday have been hailed by most citizens so far, but they are also ...

Updated : 2017.06.23 17:37

Samsung BioLogics ups appeal at US biotech convention with high tech

SAN DIEGO, California -- Virtual reality headsets, a digitized traditional painting and miniature building replicas -- these are not things you would normally expect to see at a biotechnology and pha...

Updated : 2017.06.23 17:28

SK chief‘s daughter starts work at SK‘s biopharma unit

The elder daughter of SK Chairman Chey Tae-won has begun working as a manager at the group’s biopharmaceutical affiliate, according to SK Group. Twenty-eight-year-old Chey Yun-jeong joined SK Bioph...

Updated : 2017.06.23 15:34

Bain & Company appoints two new partners

Bain & Company, a global management consulting firm, announced on Thursday that it has appointed Kang Ji-chul, 42, and Yoon Sung-won, 38, as the newest partners to its Seoul office. Kang is a gradu...

Updated : 2017.06.23 14:42

Korea Line inks 1.27 tln-won shipping deal

Korea Line Corp., South Korea's No.2 bulk carrier, said Friday that it has clinched a 1.27 trillion-won ($1.15 billion) deal to transport liquefied natural gas. Under the deal with Korea Gas Corp., ...

Updated : 2017.06.23 14:07

Korean Air, local airlines surge on falling oil prices, firm demand

Stocks of South Korean airlines, led by Korean Air Lines Co., are set to further rise down the road following their recent surge on the back of falling oil prices, solid demand and a strong won, anal...

Updated : 2017.06.23 13:49

Lotte founder likely to lose board seat at key unit this week

The founder of South Korea retail giant Lotte Group is expected to lose his seat in the boardroom of a crucial affiliate in the group's governance structure, industry sources said Friday. Lotte Hold...

Updated : 2017.06.23 13:27

Samsung launches high-end QLED TVs in Brazil

Samsung Electronics Co. said Friday it has showcased its premium QLED TVs in Brazil in line with its ongoing efforts to tap deeper into the Latin American market. The South Korean tech giant first i...

Updated : 2017.06.23 10:43