In a search for further funding and strategic partnerships, seven of South Korea's hottest startups will be pitching their business ideas on November 16 at the "K-Global @ Silicon Valley 2017: K-Pitch" event in Santa Clara, California.
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Wacker Chemie AG, a worldwide operating company in the chemical business headquartered in Germany, is expanding its existing production plants for dispersions and dispersible polymer powders in South Korea.
To help with the upcoming transition to electric vehicles within the APEC region, the organization's member economies are realigning regulatory and standards to make it easier for new e-vehicles to succeed in the Asia-Pacific region.
Envirotainer, a Sweden-based secure cold chain solution provider for the pharmaceutical supply chain, is opening two new stations for its RAP e2 solution in the APAC geographic area.
South Korea's Nexen Tire, a global tire manufacturer, just began construction of its new $5 million Americas technology center in Richfield, Ohio.
Korea's Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries has awarded a contract to Korea-based eMARINE Global Inc., for technology to predict the presence of "red tide".
Pattern Energy Group LP, based in San Francisco, California, and Samsung Renewable Energy Inc. just announced that the Belle River Wind power facility they built in Lakeshore, Ontario is now fully operational.
The Midwest Energy Research Consortium (M-WERC), a new business accelerator program based in Wisconsin, is providing training and mentoring to 10 South Korean technology-based startup companies.
The APEC member economies just completed a major planning effort to look at how to enhance economic empowerment for women across the region. It is part of a broader move to secure workforces and growth as major new forces shift the nature of the Asia-Pacific business landscape.
The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and the government of South Korea have officially begun planning preparations for the 53rd Annual Meetings of the Board of Governors of the AfDB and the 44th Meetings of the Borad of Governors of the African Development Fund (ADF), scheduled for May 2018.
In a new report, the U.S. based Asia Society's Policy Institute's Independent Commission on Regional Security Architecture points out the increasing important and enhanced role that regional institutions coudl play in maintaining stability and peace in Asia.
In response to the rapidly increasing demand for high-quality seafood exports in Asia, DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist of Deutsche Post DHL Group, has expanded its airfreight capacities in Norway.
Ohio-based Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the largest manufacturers of forklift trucks in the world, has expanded into the Asian market with a new branch location in South Korea.
Pennsylvania-based Air Products, a company involved selling gases and chemicals, has been awarded the oxygen supply for the new production facility of LG Chem (LGC), Korea's number one chemical company.
APEC member economies' small business government representatives are working to opitimize conditions for Asia-Pacific startup growth, as digital advances open up new business and trade opportunities within the technology sector.
Mongolia's economic growth rate of 5.3 percent has been the envy of many other economies. Its accomplishment unfortunately happened with coal being the primary source of energy and the country has suffered major environmental degradation as a result. A recent summit held in its capital sought ways to climb out of its pollution problems.
CJ 4DPlex of South Korea, a major provider of what is becoming known as '4D Cinema', just announced the opening of the 400th theater using its patented technology merging motion into the movie-watching experience.
FuelCell Energy, Inc., a global fuel cell power company based in Connecticut, announced a 20 megawatt fuel cell project with Korea Southern Power Company (KOSPO).
The APEC member economies are pledged to a restructuring of their individual policy regimes, in a joint effort to minimize structural bottlenecks to trade in emerging sectors. The goal is to eliminate even more barriers to continued growth and recovery across the Asia-Pacific region.
LG Electronics recently broke ground on its new one-million-square-foot home appliance manufacturing facility near Clarksville, Tennessee.
APEC is working on a plan to enhance customs checks throughout the member countries, with the goal of potentially slowing the flow of illegal lumber and wood products shipped within the community.
One of South Korea's major providers of genetic analysis services, Eone-Diagnomics Genome Center Co. (EDGC), Ltd., and GPBio Corporation, a Chinese genetic testing and analysis company, have formed a Strategic Partnership.
APEC has launched work on a major simplification of food export documentation in the region. Now it is so complex that a single producer of frozen processed foods such as lasagna may need to submit over 200 pages of certification paperwork per shipment to export their product.
Frame Pictures Co. Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of South Korea's Spackman Entertainment Group Limited, won the contract to supply camera systems and equipment for the upcoming movie DECEPTIVE MURDER, a crime thriller.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Green Climate Fund (GCF) signed an Accreditation Master Agreement (AMA) on August 17 that will allow ADB to access and administer GCF funds and scale up the bank’s climate financing to its developing member countries.