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2014-10-21 23:12:21

transcosmos Accelerates Business Expansion in Korea with an Aim of Reaching 1,300 Seat Scale by 2016 Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 transcosmos inc. (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and COO: Masataka Okuda; TSE First Section: 9715; hereafter, transcosmos) will expand and renovate Busan center due to its business expansion in South Korea. In addition, transcosmos has reached a basic agreement on subsidies associated with this renovation, and has conducted a signing and opening...

2014-10-21 23:05:53

Collaboration will drive mass adoption of digital writing by lowering the cost of deployment and increasing functionality needed by global business SAN FRANCISCO, CA (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 XMS Penvision is pleased to announce it has signed agreements with NeoLAB Convergence Inc. of Korea in order to complement the growing range of input devices and methods available to its Formidable Digital Writing Platform. Formidable has become the world's most used digital writing platform...

2014-10-16 12:25:38

Accomplished Korean Chef and Korean Mixologist To Highlight Native Food and Drink;October 17-19 Event Promotes Greater Awareness of Traditional Korean Cuisine, and October 20 Media Event To Deliver Pairing of Makgeolli, Korean rice wine, with Korean food NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Korean pop star PSY rocked Times Square last New Year's Eve - now it's the turn of hansik, Korea's traditional cuisine, to set cultural standards in New York with a three-day event...

2014-10-15 20:22:10

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Korea increased 0.1 percent in August to 121.2 (2004 = 100), following a 1.1 percent decline in July, and a 0.2 percent increase in June. At the same time, The Conference Board Coincident Economic Index® (CEI) for Korea, a measure of current economic activity, increased 0.1 percent in August to 118.5 (2004 = 100), following a 0.5 percent increase in July, and a 0.4 percent increase in...

2014-10-14 12:29:54

Held in Conjunction with World Molecular Imaging Congress 2014 in Seoul, Korea CULVER CITY, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The world's leading basic-scientists and surgeon-scientists recently convened at the Optical Surgical Navigation Workshop, held in conjunction with the 7th annual meeting of the World Molecular Imaging Society in Seoul, Korea. Co-organized by Professors Hyun Koo Kim of Korea University Guro Hospital, a lung cancer surgeon-scientist, James Basilion of...

2014-10-14 04:20:43

AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM), a leading international supplier of high-performance plastic compounds, powders and resins, today announced that it has signed an agreement and a strategic partnership with the South Korean polymer producer INITZ for the compounding and marketing of INITZ Co., Ltd.'s ECOTRAN(®) Polyphenylene Sulfide (PPS) compounds. A. Schulman will be producing, selling and distributing the ECOTRAN(®) compounds in...

2014-09-15 08:32:57

SEOUL, South Korea and CUPERTINO, Calif., Sep. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation ("MagnaChip") (NYSE: MX), a Korea-based designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products, today announced that it has finished development of a proprietary 0.13um embedded EEPROM IP which is suited for use in non-volatile memory (NVM) solutions such as touch controller IC and microcontroller (MCU) applications. In comparison with 0.18um embedded EEPROM...

2014-09-12 12:25:21

DUBLIN, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Breast Cancer Screening (Mammography, MRI & Ultrasound) Market & Forecast - Worldwide" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in both the developed and developing world. Worldwide Breast Cancer Screening Market was in double digit Billion US$ for 2013. United States is the leading market for breast...

2014-09-11 16:22:26

LONDON, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:District Cooling Market by Application (Commercial, Residential, Industrial and Others) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2360634/District-Cooling-Market-by-Application-Commercial-Residential-Industrial-and-Others---Global-Trends--Forecasts-to-2019.html The district cooling market can be segmented into four major regions, which are the Americas, the...

2014-08-26 08:35:49

The eyewear chain uses SoftLayer's global data center network to grow overseas operations SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Davich Optical Chain Store, the largest eyewear retail chain in Korea, has adopted IBM cloud to expand its operations overseas and improve internal information management processes. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090416/IBMLOGO Founded in 1986, Davich Optical currently has 170 branches across the...


Latest Korea Reference Libraries

Paektu Mountain
2014-08-28 10:46:25

Paektu Mountain, also known as Baektu Mountain or Changbai Mountain, is an active stratovolcano that is located along the border of China and North Korea. At an elevation of 9,003 feet, it is the tallest peak on the Korean Peninsula and in northeastern China, as well as the tallest peak in the Baekdudaegan and Changbai mountain ranges. The volcano is a popular tourist area for many South Koreans and foreign travelers. Paektu Mountain is a cone shaped volcano that holds a large caldera that...

Maltese Tiger
2013-11-04 11:04:14

The Maltese tiger, also called the blue tiger, is considered to be a tiger with a morphed coloration. It is claimed to inhabit the region of Fujian Province, China. Sightings of Maltese tigers in Korea and Burma have also been reported. The term Maltese derives from a domestic cat that has slate grey fur. Cats of this coloration are abundant in Malta, therefore, this variation of tiger has acquired its name. In support of the blue tiger principle, many breeds of felines have this...

Long-tailed Goral, Naemorhedus caudatus
2012-09-24 09:31:33

The long-tailed goral (Naemorhedus caudatus), also known as the Chinese gray goral, is a species of wild goat that can be found in northern and eastern Asia. Its range includes China, Russia, and Korea. It prefers a habitat in mountainous regions with little vegetation and rocky ground. This species lives near crevices, which it uses for safety and shelter. Occasionally, these goats can be found in the area of evergreen or deciduous forests. The long-tailed goral differs in size depending...

Sea Pineapple, Halocynthia roretzi
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Sea Pineapple (Halocynthia roretzi) is an edible species of tunicate. It is known as the Meongge in Korea and the Hoya or Maboya in Japan. This creature lives in shallow water, usually attached to rocks and artificial substrate. It is adapted to cold water temperatures between 36 and 75 degrees Fahrenheit, but prefer temperatures close to 54 degrees F. This creature is known for both its peculiar appearance, described by journalist Nick Tosches as “something that could exist only in...

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2009-02-28 22:39:10

White Forsythia or Nakai (Abeliophyllum distichum) is a species of flowering plant of the family, Oleaceae. It is the only species in its genus. It is endemic to Korea, where it is endangered in the wild. It is known as Abelialeaf in Korea. It is related to the Forsythia, but differs in having white, not yellow, flowers. It is cultivated as an ornamental plant in Europe and North America. It is a deciduous shrub that grows to 3.25 to 6.5 feet tall. The leaves are simple, 2.33 to 4 inches...

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  • A unit of saved energy.
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