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2014-02-19 16:21:09

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Commerce's (DOC) negative preliminary antidumping determination regarding oil country tubular goods (OCTG) from Korea: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO "We are extremely disappointed with the DOC's negative preliminary antidumping determination because American workers are paying the...

2014-02-18 23:03:49

Rocket Korean Premium, created by Sujung Lee, is a new system that teaches people how to learn Korean. The Rocket Korean Premium review on the site Vinamy.com indicates if the system is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 Rocket Korean Premium is a newly-updated system that includes helpful ways to learn Korean. It was created by Sujung Lee, a native Korean speaker and Rocket Languages team member. Many people worldwide have been using the system to learn Korean since it...

2014-01-27 16:27:23

SEOUL, South Korea and CUPERTINO, Calif., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation ("MagnaChip" or the "Company") (NYSE: MX), a Korea-based designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products, today announced that it is postponing its fourth quarter 2013 earnings release and investor conference call, previously scheduled for Tuesday, January 28, 2014, to provide additional time for the Company to complete its review of its financial...

2014-01-22 04:21:41

HONG KONG, January 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ~ Facilitating Fast Market Access to Korea for the Electrical and Electronics Supply Chain in Greater China ~ Bureau Veritas is pleased to announce its Electrical and Electronics Product Line (Bureau Veritas E&E) and Korea Testing & Research Institute (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130627/622724 ) (KTR) have formed a strategic collaboration to offer a...

2014-01-16 23:22:12

Implementing Solbox’s Service Contents Router and Cloud Storage Acceleration and launching KT’s Ucloud Caching Service. Seoul, Korea (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 Solbox (CEO Taeha Park, http://www.solbox.com/eng), a leading CDN (Content Delivery Network) and cloud software provider, announced that it has supplied acceleration solutions to increase the performance and speed of cloud storage to KT’s Ucloud Caching service. With demand for online content rising exponentially, the server...

2014-01-14 12:30:19

Company signs reseller agreement with DATEC, leading Korea reseller, as South Korean economy is poised for continued growth CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- NuoDB, Inc., the leader in distributed database technology, today announced the signing of a reseller agreement with DATEC Corporation of Seoul, South Korea. DATEC is a technology and information-consulting firm for a host of brand name customers. (Photo:...

2014-01-14 08:29:18

Smartlipo Triplex and Apogee+ Also Gain Market Approval in Taiwan WESTFORD, Mass., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cynosure, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYNO), a leader in laser- and light-based aesthetic treatments for non-invasive and minimally invasive applications, today announced that its PicoSure(TM) Picosecond Laser has received marketing authorization in Korea from the country's Ministry of Food and Drug Safety and in Taiwan from the Taiwan Food and Drug Administration (TFDA). The product...

2014-01-13 23:22:02

I&C to represent Cymbet in Korea. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 Cymbet Corporation announced today that they are teaming with I&C Microsystems Co., LTD. to represent and distribute Cymbet’s entire family of EnerChip™ Smart Solid State Batteries and power management solutions in Korea. I&C headquarters is in Seoul, Korea. Cymbet EnerChip batteries are created using semiconductor processes and are sold in both standard plastic IC packages and as bare die...

2014-01-13 23:00:30

At its seventh annual Korean American Day celebration, KEI honored three Korean American leaders involved in business through innovation and entrepreneurship. Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 The Korea Economic Institute of America (KEI) hosted its seventh annual Korean American Day celebration, a high-level gathering of public and private sector leaders from across the United States on January 13, 2014. As part of the ceremony, KEI recognizes prominent Korean Americans that have...

2014-01-13 16:20:47

New, Ultra-rigid Rear-drive Platform Adds More Precise Vehicle Dynamics, Superior Passenger Safety and Multi-mode AWD Availability DETROIT, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Hyundai introduced its all-new 2015 Genesis at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, marking the highly-anticipated launch of its second-generation premium sedan. The groundbreaking original Genesis model won the prestigious North American Car of the Year accolade at its introduction in 2009. To view...


Latest Korea Reference Libraries

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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2007-06-25 11:02:41

The Northern Pika, Ochotona hyperborea, is a species of pika found across northern Asia, from the Ural Mountains to northern Japan and south through Mongolia, Manchuria, and northern Korea. There are several subspecies of this pika. An adult Northern Pika has a body length of 5 to 7.33 inches, and a tail less than a half inch. The pika sheds its fur twice annually, bearing a reddish-brown coat in the summer and grayish-brown in the winter.

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Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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