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'Gyedom Consortium Partner' ARTII, Korean Fine Arts Association and Global NFT Standardization Agreement

Friday, November 26, 2021 - 6:22pm

Figure 1: 'Gyedom Consortium Partner' ARTII, Korean Fine Arts Association and global NFT standardization agreement.

Key Points: 
  • Figure 1: 'Gyedom Consortium Partner' ARTII, Korean Fine Arts Association and global NFT standardization agreement.
  • According to the announcement, Jaian Cuttari, co-founder and CEO of ARTII, a global member of the NFT consortium of the Gyedom Foundation, visited Korea on the 24th and officially visited the Korean Fine Arts Association located at the Korean Artists Center in Mok-dong, discussed various ways of cooperation for global NFT standardization.
  • On this day, ARTII said to the Korean Fine Arts Association, "It is an honor to visit the Korea Art Association.
  • On this day, the Korean Fine Arts Association decided to issue a certificate of authenticity to the Gyedom NFT consortium to confirm the authenticity of the artists belonging to it.

Webtoon Production Company CONTENTS LAB. BLUE Secures KRW 10B in Series A Finance

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 9:00am

Seoul, Korea, Nov 22, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Webtoon production company CONTENTS LAB.

Key Points: 
  • Seoul, Korea, Nov 22, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Webtoon production company CONTENTS LAB.
  • With this funding round, the Company has secured total investment of KRW 13B (approx US$10.9M).
  • While strong production capability is resulting in record performance in overseas webtoon markets, CONTENTS LAB.
  • BLUE has also concluded multiple contracts to create drama series and movies based on their contents.

'Crypto Trading Strategy Marketplace,' PlayV Wins 'Grand Prize' at NFT Busan 2021 Startup Pitch

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 9:00am

SEOUL, South Korea, Nov. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The digital asset trading strategy marketplace, PlayV, has been crowned the winner of 'NFT Busan 2021' startup pitch contest in South Korea.

Key Points: 
  • SEOUL, South Korea, Nov. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The digital asset trading strategy marketplace, PlayV, has been crowned the winner of 'NFT Busan 2021' startup pitch contest in South Korea.
  • During the event, the startup pitch session was held to present their business ideas to the public.
  • PlayV is a digital asset trading strategy marketplace where investors can manage their digital assets with pro-traders.
  • PlayV is a crypto trading strategy marketplace where you can manage your digital assets with top-performing traders.

Hyosung Chairman Cho Hyun-joon Leads Company’s Record-high Performance in Q3 With Advanced Materials

Monday, November 15, 2021 - 2:00pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211115005056/en/
    Hyosung Chairman Cho Hyun-joon, at its Jeonju carbon fiber plant, is showing the product made of Hyosung carbon fiber to President Moon Jae-in.
  • On the basis of Chairman Cho Hyun-joons preemptive investment, Hyosung Advanced Materials is on the favorable progress in the third quarter.
  • Hyosung Advanced Materials operating profit in the third quarter increased by 1077.98% from the same period last year (KRW 11.9 billion) to KRW 139.9 billion.
  • Compared to the record-high performance in the second quarter, Hyosung Advanced Materials sales and operating profit increased by 10.9% and 18.7% respectively, the highest progress the company has displayed so far.

PABLO AIR forges partnership with Malaysian public institution to secure foothold in the Southeast Asian drone delivery market

Friday, November 5, 2021 - 12:30pm

INCHEON, South Korea, Nov. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- PABLO AIR, a company specializing in drone logistics solutions and services and a member of Born2Global Centre, is making steady steps forward into the Southeast Asia's drone delivery market.

Key Points: 
  • Through the new partnership, PABLO AIR will be exploring the long-term feasibility of drone delivery services, with the greater goal of establishing a strong base in the Southeast Asian market.
  • Through these and other activities, PABLO AIR is expected to lay the foundations needed to establish its own drone delivery services in Malaysia.
  • Currently, PABLO AIR is working to apply PAMNet technologies to other business areas, expanding outward from the field of distribution delivery services.
  • PABLO AIR CEO Kim Young-joon said, "Our new partnership with the NTIS is itself evidence that PABLO AIR's technologies meet and surpass international standards.

GC Pharma Reports Q3 2021 Results

Monday, November 1, 2021 - 7:41am

Headquartered in Yongin, South Korea, GC Pharma is one of the leading plasma protein and vaccine product manufacturers globally and has been dedicated to quality healthcare solutions for more than half a century.

Key Points: 
  • Headquartered in Yongin, South Korea, GC Pharma is one of the leading plasma protein and vaccine product manufacturers globally and has been dedicated to quality healthcare solutions for more than half a century.
  • Green Cross Corporation updated its corporate brand to GC Pharma in early 2018.
  • This press release may contain forward-looking statements, which express the current beliefs and expectations of GC Pharma's management.
  • Such statements do not represent any guarantee by GC Pharma or its management of future performance and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors.

Dexlevo Introduces the World’s First Liquid-Type PCL at the AMWC, the World’s Largest Aesthetic and Anti-Aging Congress

Friday, October 29, 2021 - 6:34am

Dexlevo, which signed an MOU with Hugel, attended the 19th Aesthetic & Anti-aging Medicine World Congress (AMWC, Aesthetic Multispecialty Society) held in Monaco on September 16-18, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Dexlevo, which signed an MOU with Hugel, attended the 19th Aesthetic & Anti-aging Medicine World Congress (AMWC, Aesthetic Multispecialty Society) held in Monaco on September 16-18, 2021.
  • Through this AMWC, Dexlevo promoted the excellence and features of the world's first liquid-type PCL injectable to doctors from Europe and North America.
  • In addition, the company held a satellite symposium to promote the technology and excellence of liquid-type PCL injectables.
  • The size of the global aesthetic market is estimated to reach KRW 12.7 trillion (USD 10.7 billion) by 2026 (source: DRG Research Data).

NAVER Offers New Search Experience with AiRSearch AI Technology

Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 3:45am

SEONGNAM, South Korea, Oct. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- NAVER Corporation (KRX: 035420) todayintroduced a personalized search service called 'AiRSearch' at the virtual NAVER Meetup event titled 'Changes in NAVER Search for New Search Usability.

Key Points: 
  • SEONGNAM, South Korea, Oct. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- NAVER Corporation (KRX: 035420) todayintroduced a personalized search service called 'AiRSearch' at the virtual NAVER Meetup event titled 'Changes in NAVER Search for New Search Usability.
  • 'AiRSearch is NAVER's AI-powered search recommendation technology, encompassing AiRS(AI Content Recommendation Engine), AiTEMS(AI Product Recommendation Engine) and AiRSPACE(AI Place Recommendation Engine)
    "AiRSearch will be the beginning of a big change representing NAVER's new search as much as the "integrated search," which was the most differentiated feature," said Sang-Bum Kim, Director of NAVER Search CIC.
  • "Through the expanded application of AiRSearch technology, we can provide personalized information so that users can explore further and access information quickly."
  • Exploratory searches account for about 65% of queries entered into NAVER Search, with a 10% increase in query diversity seen every year.

Deepbrain AI Secures a Global Presence

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 1:30pm

Amid the global trend, one Korean company stands out in both the domestic and global stage, with its cutting-edge AI Human solutions.

Key Points: 
  • Amid the global trend, one Korean company stands out in both the domestic and global stage, with its cutting-edge AI Human solutions.
  • Deepbrain AI develops advanced AI Human technology that makes artificial humans look and sound incredibly real and natural.
  • Deepbrain AI currently applies its AI Human technology to create AI Bank Tellers, AI Tutors, AI Announcers and AI Commerce services, garnering both domestic and global recognition for its marketability and innovation.
  • The government's AI Voucher Project gave us a chance to partner with small and medium-sized clients," said a representative from Deepbrain AI.

Kakao Pay Takes a Quantum Leap Through the IPO to Become the Nationwide One-stop Platform for All Digital Financial Services

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 12:00am

Kakao Pay is going public on November 3 to accelerate its transition into all-encompassing mobile financial service platform.

Key Points: 
  • Kakao Pay is going public on November 3 to accelerate its transition into all-encompassing mobile financial service platform.
  • Kakao Pay is offering a total of 17 million shares planning to raise up to 1.530 trillion KRW in the IPO.
  • Starting off with Korea's first Digital Payment service, Kakao Pay has grown into a leading mobile financial platform in Korea.
  • Using two distinguished platforms, Kakao Talk messenger app and Kakao Pay app, Kakao Pay retains over 36.5 million users with MAU of 20 million.