Winter Games prioritises environment

Next month's PyeongChang Winter Olympics in South Korea plans to continue its support for sustainability long after the competition is finished. The inaugural PyeongChang Forum on the Earth and its Citizens ...

Olympics embrace circular ideas

Organisers of next year's Winter Olympics in South Korea are making every effort to make it an exemplar of sustainable practices. The PyeongChang Forum for the Earth and its Citizens has been established as ...

Deal to advance new cancer treatments

A deal to support the development of pioneering cancer treatments has been signed at a major biotech event in San Diego. At Bio 2017 (BIO International Convention), held last month, a Memorandum of Understan...

Startups urged to enter Asian market

(SOUTH KOREA) The countdown is on for startups who want to take part in the K-Startup Grand Challenge 2017 and gain a foothold in the buoyant Asian market. The four month accelerator in South Korea is sup...

Hyundai signs tidal power deal

Hyundai has struck a partnership deal with a leading tidal power company to advance clean energy projects in South Korea and globally. Its new partner, Atlantis Resources, is the company behind the world’s f...

South Korea accelerates VR/AR ambitions

|10 February 2017| South Korea A newly opened hub in Seoul signals South Korea's intent to become a world leader in virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR). Based at Seoul's Sangam Digital Media City, th...

South Korea invests in biotech

|7 February 2017| South Korea The South Korean Government is to invest $274 million in biotechnology  this year as part of its efforts to become a global leader in the industry. In a press release, Hon...

South Korea to develop supersonic trains

|23 January 2017| South Korea South Korea wants to revolutionise public transportation by advancing technology which would allow trains to run at 1000km per hour. The Korea Railroad Research Institute ...

Scientists develop cancer killing nanorobot

|1 November 2016| South Korea A team of scientists in South Korea has created cancer killing nanorobots. The Yonhap News Agency (Yonhap) revealed that the team led by Park Jae-hyung of Sungkyunkwan Uni...

Creating innovative digital experiences

|10 June 2016| Singapore and South Korea are the latest locations to house IBM's groundbreaking studio model designed to inspire enterprises to provide "customer-centric innovations" for their clients. Wi...