Daily Archive: October 25, 2019

Seaborn Networks’ IP network is now fully operational

Seaborn delivers high quality/low latency IP solutions to top quality transit services, content providers and major peering exchanges in Brazil and the U.S. Seaborn New Services Seaborn’s IP/MPLS Now Fully Operational & Serving All Brazil and North America BOSTON, Oct. 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Seaborn Networks, a leading developer-owner-operator of transoceanic subsea fiber optic […]

WillScot to Announce Third Quarter 2019 Results on November 7, 2019

BALTIMORE, Oct. 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WillScot Corporation (“WillScot”) (Nasdaq: WSC) today announced that it will release its third quarter 2019 financial results on Thursday, November 7, 2019 after the markets close. President and Chief Executive Officer, Bradley Soultz, and Chief Financial Officer, Timothy Boswell will host a conference call and webcast on Friday, […]

New top S. Korean envoy to U.S. takes office

WASHINGTON– South Korea’s new ambassador to the United States Lee Soo-hyuck arrived in Washington on Thursday, his office said, as the allies face a series of difficult issues, including North Korea and defense cost-sharing. His inauguration ceremony …

Samsung heir appears before court in bribery case

SEOUL– Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong appeared before a court Friday for a Supreme Court-ordered reconsideration of his bribery case that led to the ouster of former President Park Geun-hye in 2017.Lee, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, the world’s lar…

S. Korea decides to give up developing country status at WTO

SEOUL– South Korea said Friday it has decided to give up its developing country status at the World Trade Organization in a concession to the United States over reform of the global trade body.Finance Minister Hong Nam-ki said there is little possibil…

Suncheon Peace Declaration adopted at Suncheon Peace Forum

SUNCHEON, South Korea– About 300 international peace experts gathered in Suncheon, a South Jeolla Province city about 415 kilometers south of Seoul, this week to attend the 2019 Suncheon Peace Forum, municipal officials said Friday.After wrapping up t…

Moon’s approval rating rebounds from record low: poll

SEOUL– President Moon Jae-in’s approval rating rebounded this week from a record low, affected by his drive to reform the prosecution, a poll showed Friday.Moon’s support reached 41 percent this week, up from the all-time low of 39 percent tallied las…

Greater cooperation called for with ASEAN over peace efforts

SEOUL– Officials and scholars from South Korea and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) called Friday for greater cooperation between the two sides in spurring ongoing efforts for a lasting peace on the Korean Peninsula. During a Seoul f…