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Home shopping channels compete for star hosts
Major TV home shopping channels are in fierce competition to scout star show hosts; not hesitating to grab celebrities from rival companies.
| 2014-06-10 19:18
Luxury watch marketing heats up
Department stores are competing to attract male customers seeking luxury watches.
| 2014-06-08 18:23
Line to lure 500 mil. users soon
Naver anticipates that the number of people using its messaging app, Line, will soon exceed 500 million, enabling it to compete with internationally popular services such as WhatsApp and Viber. “Line users just crossed 450 million globally. Considering the speed of growth, it seems we can achieve our goal for this year faster than we initially expected,” Lee Seung-jin, a spok...
| 2014-06-08 18:20
KCC to visit Google headquarters July
The Korea Communications Commission (KCC) said Thursday it will visit Google’s headquarters in California to confirm whether the company followed an order to delete all personal data gathered through street imaging.
| 2014-06-05 17:35
SK Telecom in bid for iRiver
SK Telecom, one of the nation’s largest mobile carriers, said Wednesday that it submitted a letter of intent to acquire iRiver, a maker of digital audio players and other portable media devices, to Vogo Fund, the largest stakeholder of the company.
| 2014-06-04 17:31
SK Planet launches new e-commerce platform 'Syrup'
SK Planet, an e-commerce affiliate of SK Group, said Monday that it will change the dynamics of the mobile commerce market, by launching a new smart-shopping service, “Syrup.”
| 2014-06-02 18:07
Chanel raises prices 15 percent
French luxury brand, Chanel, said Wednesday that it will raise the prices of products including handbags and purses by 10 percent on average from next month.
| 2014-05-28 17:32
Daewoo E&C marketing residential, commercial complex in Yongsan
Daewoo Engineering and Construction (Daewoo E&C) has begun selling space in its integrated residential and commercial building complex, “Prugio Summit,” in Yongsan-gu, Seoul.
| 2014-05-27 16:30
Samsung chairman regains consciousness
Lee Kun-hee, chairman of Samsung Electronics, has been taken off sedation and has recovered consciousness, Samsung Medical Center (SMC) said Sunday.
| 2014-05-25 21:27
Sales of Kia's new Carnival heat up
Kia Motors said Sunday that more than 5,000 pre-orders for the remodeled Carnival have been made in the two days since the firm unveiled the new minivan last Friday.
| 2014-05-25 19:33
Consumers choose to travel abroad over purchasing luxury goods
Korean firms balk at donating to fund compensating victims of Japan's forced labor
Sexual assaults by Korean diplomats continue despite zero-tolerance policy
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Main opposition leader indicted, faces calls to resign
Outback Steakhouse sees sales soar as it opens stores in large shopping malls
Samsung, SK avoid worst-case scenario as US 'guardrails' are less stringent than feared
Korean pension fund hit by overseas banking crisis
Campaign launched to promote equal treatment for multicultural families
[INTERVIEW] Retired FSC chief finds inspiration exploring Koreans' ancestral roots
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