December 2, 2020

Kia reveals exterior images of all-new K5 fastback sedan for Korean market

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Kia sets out new product design direction with K5 New ‘Tiger Nose Evolution’ design integrates grille and headlamps Distinctive appearance creates a strong on-road presence New sedan on-sale in Korea in December, with global markets to follow Kia Motors has today published exterior images of the all-new Kia K5 sedan. Released in Korean market specification, the latest […]

Cayman: S.Korea bans hazardous cargo from several Ulsan Port Terminals after tanker fire – Reports

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From Urdupoint SEOUL (UrduPoint News / Sputnik – 05th October, 2019)South Korea has banned cargo containing hazardous substances from being transported or unloaded fromvessels at several terminals of the port of Ulsan in the wake of a massive tanker blaze there, media reported on Saturday. The Yonhap news agency reported that the decision was made by the administration of Ulsan, regional fisheries agency and the port […]

Kia Motors appoints Karim Habib as Senior Vice President and Head of Kia Design Center

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Karim Habib will oversee design of new vehicles and devise future design direction for Kia Motors Habib to be based at Kia’s Design Center in Namyang, Korea from beginning in October Habib brings with him over twenty years’ premium brand design experience  Appointment to continue the growth of Kia’s design succes Kia Motors Corporation has […]

Mobile phone shock Horror! You could be risking your life by answering a cell phone whilst on charge… Industry scare-mongering or another urban legend?

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NO PHONES IN KITCHEN PLEASE* Do you make calls or receive calls in your kitchen? My name is Dr. Ademola. Just 3 days ago my husband who also is a doctor shared the sad incidents of 6 individuals who were brought into the casualty department for burns injury which they sustained while making or receiving […]

ILO calls for new strategies to help SMEs get loans

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Bank loans can help firms improve job quality and productivity, but are often difficult to get for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). Consequently, policy-makers should look into ways to make it easier for SMEs to access such external funding. A 10 percentage point larger proportion of bank loans in working capital is associated with 2.2 […]

Google releases millions of bad drawings for you (and your AI) to paw through

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By Devin Coldewey from TechCrunch Back in November, Google showcased a few of its funky machine learning experiments, and among them was Quick, Draw! (their bang, not mine) — a game where you sketch something and an image recognition system guesses what it is. Now the company is releasing the millions upon millions of sketches […]

Koreans spend more than $3,000 a year on insurance [but Cayman Islands tops the list at $12,619]

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From The Korea Herald Koreans paid more than a combined $3,000 per policy holder in insurance premiums for the year ended in March, a market researcher said Wednesday. Koreans’ insurance density stood at $3,034 in the financial year 2015-16, compared with $2,332 in 2010, Swiss Re, the world’s second-largest reinsurer based in Switzerland, said in […]

SK group in crisis due to poor corporate ethics, chairman’s alleged tax evasion [Cayman Islands]

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By Huh Sung-soo From Business Korea SEOUL, KOREA: SK Group, the nation’s third-largest conglomerate has the most offshore companies in tax havens among the nation’s top four business groups, according to market data. SK Chemicals, a chemical unit of the group, is also suspected of having sold the raw materials of problematic humidifier sterilizers while […]

Recipe of the week

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Bulgogi + Scallion Pancakes + Quesadillas = The Ultimate Fusion Snack By Morgan Eisenberg From Serious Eats Crispy, cheesy, and intensely savory. Three snacking worlds collide. [Photographs: Morgan Eisenberg] Korean tacos have taken a little bit of Korea, a little bit of Mexico, and a whole lot of L.A., and combined them all so perfectly […]

Heart-breaking moment five-year-old girl finds her missing pet dog Flower… being sold ready-cooked at Vietnamese stall

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By Tracy You For Daily Mailonline UK Picture has gone viral of a little girl crying beside her roasted pet dog The five-year-old is believed to be living in a village in northern Vietnam Her pet ‘Flower’ had gone missing mysteriously a few days earlier Child searched for pet in vain but found it accidentally […]