Daily Archive: July 15, 2021

Air Busan to raise 250 bln won via stock offering

SEOUL– Air Busan Co. on Thursday announced that it will sell stocks to raise 250 billion won(US$219 million). The proceeds from the stock sale will be used mainly to finance its operations.According to a regulatory filing, the company will issue some …

Biden, Merkel?Agree to Disagree on Russian Pipeline

“Good friends can disagree,” U.S. President Joe Biden said Thursday alongside German Chancellor Angela Merkel as the two leaders answered questions about their differences on a controversial Russian natural gas pipeline.Biden said the United States and…

Silk Way West Airlines expands its coverage in India

Today, Silk Way West Airlines has launched a new weekly Boeing-747F service to Baku from the Indian city of Mumbai. Thanks to this new direct scheduled route operating every Thursday, freight will be delivered to Baku Heydar Aliyev International Airpor…

Nearly half of adults support abolition of gender ministry

SEOUL– Nearly half of South Korean adults are in favor of some opposition lawmakers’ proposals to abolish the Ministry of Gender Equality and Family, a poll showed Thursday.In the poll of 1,016 people nationwide over the age of 18, 48 percent said the…

NSC checks progress in U.S. military base return projects

SEOUL– South Korea’s top security officials on Thursday reviewed the ongoing work for the return of U.S. military bases here, Cheong Wa Dae said.During their weekly session of the National Security Council (NSC) standing committee, the officials reaff…