S. Korea’s e-commerce exports soar 25% in 2018, backed by growing demand for K-beauty, K-pop goods

the volume of e-commerce transaction for South Korea increased significantly last year with the jump in both Reverse overseas to wreak purchases as well as overseas direct purchases are Kim Hyun has more South Korea’s ecommerce exports for 25 percent last year Bank largely by growing demand for k-beauty and kpop related items including pop music albums and stationery goods according to data released by Korea Customs Service the amount of e-commerce exports or reverse overseas direct purchases soon at

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Transport ministry and European air safety agency sign MOU on aviation safety

Seoul’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport signed an MOU with the European Aviation Safety Agency. The two organizations agreed to work together on education, technology, training programs and conferences on general aviation safety policy. The deal is looked to serve as the first step towards relocating aviation parts factories to the nation and exporting components to Europe by 2021, as well as improving the status of Korea’s aviation industry.

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Let’s Go! Dream Team II | 출발드림팀 II : Sliding History Quiz Show, part 2 (2016.03.24)

We will begin the Samiljeol Special, the ‘Sliding History Quiz Show’. They always make us laugh. They have a sense of humor and are full of wits. The brains of comedy, Hwang Hyeonhui, Lee Huigyeong and Kim Byungsun. I’m nervous because I fail each time, but… 61.5! It’s a success! It can be done! (Rookie comedian with wits) (Prominent college graduate, Kim Byungsun) Hyeonhui, it’s been a long time. Yes, it has. How have you been? I’ve been having idea

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Flight Nurse

My name is Adrianne Whitmore. My mother is Lillian Kinkela Keil, who was one of the most decorated women in World War II and the Korean War. That’s Mrs. Walter Keil, in her home in Covina, California. Anyone would think she’s the typical housewife. She’s friendly, she enjoys life, and people enjoy her. What’s more, they think they know her well— but do you know that Mrs. Keil has a past which is incredible, but true. This homemaker and mother

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High in Seoul to soar 33℃ on Saturday under strong sunshine

It was another sizzling hot day here in the Korean capital… with record breaking temperatures and weather alerts are being issued across the nation. Definitely NOT the kind of weather we’re used to in the month of May. Let’s find out what more is sizzling in store for us… our Lee Jee-hyun is at the Arirang weather center. Jeehyun, a heatwave advisory in Seoul today and I’m NOT surprised. It was certainly THAT hot. Yes, it was the first time

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Korea’s Kosdaq market continues to soar on boom of bio shares & deregulation

( : RISE OF KOSDAQ) And to tell us more about the country’s stock market and how the secondary KOSDAQ index has been narrowing its gap with the KOSPI…. global strategist Daniel Yoo from Kiwoom Securities…. joins us in the studio today. So good to see you. Pleasure to be here. 1- The country’s secondary index, the KOSDAQ, although it did drop today…. it has generally been on an upward trend…. narrowing the gap with the benchmark KOSPI. What does

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Experts’ guide to making most of your air purifier this winter

now here is a useful tip for people who are weary a fine dust pollution which tends to worse during the winter season according to researchers air purifiers need to be placed in the middle of the room to be fully effective his arch was only with the details as the ultrafine dust pollution flows in this winter demand for air purifiers among Korean consumers is soaring experts say the purifiers newly hitting the shelves are already more than good

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Crude prices soar as U.S. restores Iranian sanctions

And with the U.S. re-imposing sanctions on Iran earlier this week…. global crude oil prices are also continuing to rise. On the New York Mercantile Exchange,…. prices of West Texas Intermediate crude climbed….. zero-point-two-percent to settle at around 69 U.S. dollars a barrel. Brent crude futures for October also rose at the ICE Futures Europe exchange… by more than one-percent to trade at…. 74-dollars-53-cents a barrel. The U.S. sanctions on Iran will start with cars and metals… but from November…..

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Gov’t unveils tougher measures to curb property prices

the moon administration has introduced a series of new measures to control the overheated property market but as housing prices continue to soar in many cities the government announced tougher regulations Kimia some outlines what they are the South Korean government on Monday unveiled a new set of curbs including landing restrictions aimed at cooling overheated home prices those include a ban on mortgage landing on properties valued at over 1.2 million u.s. dollars effective as of Tuesday for houses

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Top 30 Korean businesses see H1 operating income soar nearly 48%

South Korea’s biggest conglomerates saw their operating income soar in the first half of 2017… while the size of their combined workforce edged down slightly. According to market tracker CEO Score on Thursday, the combined operating income of Korea’s top 30 business groups was around 46-point-seven billion U.S. dollars in the first half the year, up nearly 48 percent on-year. This was mainly due to strong performances by Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix, whose first-half operating income soared by 104

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