Daily Archive: June 20, 2021

Korean units of foreign auto trio join EV race to survive

SEOUL– South Korean units of three foreign carmakers are finally pivoting to a more electric future in the face of toughening competition with their Korean rivals and luxury German brands as a way to survive in the changing business environment.The Ko…

S. Korea toughens regulations on public servants’ real estate

SEOUL– Government officials and public employees involved in real estate affairs will be required to register their assets with the authorities, the Ministry of Personnel Management said Sunday.The ministry last week preannounced the latest revision t…

LG Electronics launches 83-inch OLED TV

SEOUL– LG Electronics Inc. said Sunday it has launched an 83-inch OLED TV as the South Korean tech giant tries to beef up its presence in the premium TV market.LG’s 83-inch OLED TV, the 83C1, will be first available in South Korea and the United State…

S. Korea to allow bigger gatherings under new distancing scheme

SEOUL– South Korea on Sunday unveiled new social distancing rules that center on allowing gatherings of more people and lifting regulations for businesses amid the country’s aggressive inoculation program.Starting July 1, the country will allow gather…