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Reporter : Kim Hyun-bin
Mon, May 29, 2023 | 18:01
Samyang introduces new sweetener brand in global market
Samyang Corp. is busy marketing its latest artificial sweetener in the global market. The chemical and food product manufacturer introduced Nexweet, an allulose sweetener, at the International Food Technology Fair (IFT 2022) that was held in Chicago, U.S. from July 11 to July 13. Allulose is a sweet component found in figs and grapes. As it has a sweetness similar to sugar bu...
Mercedes-Benz helps underprivileged children
Thomas Klein, chairman of Mercedes-Benz CSR Committee, left, poses with Busan Mayor Park Heong-joon, after the carmaker donated 250 million won ($192,000) to Busan Metropolitan City to support underprivileged children and teenagers in the southern port city, during an event held at city hall, Tuesday. The company raised a total of 530 million won during the 9th GIVE 'N RACE e...
Airline, travel industries on edge over COVID-19 resurgence
The resurgence of COVID-19 is putting airlines and travel industries on their toes as infection rates have been rising fast over the past week, according to industry officials Tuesday. Air carriers and travel agencies are worried that the situation could get worse and have a dire impact on their business operations, they said.
Hyundai Motor to build first EV-only plant in Korea
Hyundai Motor's labor and management have reached an agreement to build a new electric vehicle (EV) production plant here. Once completed, it will become the firm's first newly built domestic factory in 29 years, Korea's largest carmaker said, Tuesday.
Eco-friendly car exports exceed 30% for first time
Korea's export share of eco-friendly vehicles has exceeded 30 percent for the first time, as more consumers are switching to electric vehicles. According to the Korea International Trade Association Monday, vehicle exports from January to May this year amounted to $20.45 billion, of which 30.3 percent were eco-friendly vehicles.
Hyundai chief congratulates Genesis Scottish Open winner
Hyundai Motor Group Chairman Chung Euisun, left, poses with 2022 Genesis Scottish Open winner Xander Schauffele, center, and Genesis President Jang Jae-hoon, at the Renaissance Club in East Lothian, Scotland, Sunday. Schauffele shot an even-par 70 during the final round to win his...
Korean Air plane makes emergency landing in Azerbaijan due to engine defect
A Korean Air passenger plane flying from Istanbul to Incheon International Airport made an emergency landing in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, due to a defect in one of its engines, the carrier said, Sunday.
Biz community expresses condolences for Abe's death
Korean business community expressed their condolences for the death of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who was shot and killed while on the campaign trail giving a speech to support another candidate in the upcoming elections for the upper house of Japan's parliament.
SK chief meets with Mexican foreign minister
SK Group Chairman Chey Tae-won, right, shakes hands with Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard at the SK Serin Building in Seoul, Wednesday. Chey emphasized that SK can play an active role in economic cooperation between Korea and Mexico and contribute to the economic development of the two countries. The chairman also requested the Mexican foreign minister to help Korea wi...
POSCO International to build EV motor core plant in Mexico
POSCO International held a groundbreaking ceremony, Thursday, for a new plant manufacturing automotive motor cores in Coahuila, Mexico, to meet growing demand for electric vehicle (EV) parts in the North American market.