Daily Archive: September 5, 2021

S. Korea to host hydrogen mobility show this week

SEOUL– South Korea will host a hydrogen mobility show this week to showcase the latest technologies in fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) and trams, and discuss major trends in the hydrogen economy, its organizer said Sunday.H2 Mobility+Energy Show w…

Corporate M&As up 48.7 pct in H1

SEOUL– South Korea’s antitrust regulator said Sunday the value of corporate mergers and acquisitions (M&As) jumped 48.7 percent on-year in the first half, led by deals by large business groups.Corporate deals were valued at 221 trillion won (US$19…

Number of women expected to top that of men in S. Korea in 2030

SEOUL– South Korea’s female population is forecast to surpass that of males in nine years, a government report showed Sunday.The total number of women reached 25.86 million last year, accounting for 49.9 percent of the country’s entire population of 5…

S. Korea captain Son Heung-min vows to be more assertive

SEOUL– Selfishness can be a good thing in football, and Son Heung-min, captain of the South Korean men’s national team, is determined to be just that in future matches.With Son deferring to his teammates and not being his aggressive self, South Korea …

‘Hallyu’ festival featuring K-pop artists to kick off online

SEOUL– A “hallyu” festival featuring K-pop bands, such as Pentagon and Monsta X, will kick off online this week, the culture ministry said Sunday.”Mokkoji Korea,” hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, and organized by the Korean Found…