Quantcast

Latest Korea Stories

2014-03-04 08:28:15

LEWISBURG, Pa., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wilbert & Almaretta Hupp will celebrate their 60(th) wedding anniversary on March 21(st). While a six-decade anniversary is always good news, this couple's particular story is filled with hurdles and compounded challenges that defy convention. In 1951, a local newspaper featured the story of a very young Marine, Wilbert Hupp being deployed to Korea. The paper encouraged locals to write to PFC Hupp to show support and boost morale. A...

2014-02-28 23:02:29

Pole To Win's new studio in Korea has now opened its doors for business ready to serve the region with game testing needs. (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Pole To Win, the premier one-stop-shop for video game quality assurance testing, customer support, and localization announced last December that it has established a new subsidiary in Gwangju, Korea. The studio has now opened its doors for business ready to serve the region with game testing needs. Pole To Win is a provider of game...

2014-02-28 08:23:52

Seoul, Korea Captivates Global Fans Through Its Bitter-sweetness SEOUL, South Korea, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Every city has its own distinct image and a nickname. Paris is about romance. New York is about high skyscrapers, and don't forget the Big Apple. How about Seoul, South Korea? The Seoul Metropolitan Government took on an ambitious global project to answer this question, asking global citizens to submit 5-minutes-or-less video clips about Seoul. This creative and unique...

2014-02-27 12:22:51

DUBLIN, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2v6k8g/china_outbound ) has announced the addition of the "Concise analysis of the Chinese Outbound Tourism Market" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) A booming economy, mixed with an exponential rise in the number of millionaires and a rapidly expanding middle class, has ignited a desire among the Chinese population to explore the world...

2014-02-26 08:20:09

TORONTO, Feb. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - JAMA Canada, the association representing Japanese automakers in Canada, has today issued a statement in support the Government of Canada's efforts to complete a free trade deal with the Republic of Korea - an important first step towards securing and strengthening economic partnerships in the Asia-Pacific region. "Free and open trade with priority markets in Asia, most notably Korea and Japan, is vital to Canada's national interest to be globally...

2014-02-25 08:39:35

Marvell partners with Ubiquouss in providing unprecedented access over existing copper infrastructure for Korea's largest broadband internet service provider BARCELONA, Spain and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvell® (Nasdaq: MRVL), a worldwide leader in integrated silicon solutions, today announced that KT Corporation (KT), formerly known as Korea Telecom, the largest broadband internet service provider in Korea with 8 million broadband internet subscribers and 4...

2014-02-25 08:21:39

Benefits Include Reduced Energy Consumption and Network Voltage Stabilization SEOUL, Korea, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Woojin Industrial Systems, a leading manufacturer of electric rail vehicles and rail system equipment, has completed installation of its energy storage system (ESS) ultracapacitor-based braking energy recuperation systems in seven Metro stations in Seoul, Daejon, Incheon and the Korea Train eXpress (KTX) high-speed rail depot in Seoul....

2014-02-24 08:26:10

Voice command software using company's proprietary technology poised to catapult company to forefront of voice recognition industry SEOUL, South Korea, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DIOTEK, Korea's leading Mobile Software & Voice Technology Expert, is pleased to announce that it will be participating in the Mobile World Congress 2014 (MWC 2014), which will be held in Spain this year. The conference brings together industry leaders in the field of mobile technology for the purpose of...

2014-02-21 23:26:41

Access Mobile, Korean mobile value added service company, and winner of Red Herring Global 2013, announced that it will be exhibiting at the Mobile World Congress 2014, which will be held in Barcelona, Spain from February 24th to February 27th (Hall 7, Stand 7G61). Access Mobile will be exhibiting its hottest smartphone games in Korea, cutting-edge social networking integrated services, mobile payment gateway and mobile Ad. (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Access Mobile to exhibit at Mobile...

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...


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...

0_f46d06a4cad1e42f6ec7f0a2ba2eb329
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...

More Articles (7 articles) »
Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.