December 6, 2023

Genesis marks historic milestone with one million car sales

Genesis Motor Europe Frankfurt, Germany, Monday 18th September, 2023: Genesis Motor Europe is celebrating one million global car sales, a remarkable achievement for the South Korean luxury brand.  Over 690,000 cars have been sold in Korea so far and almost 320,000 units to customers globally. The brand has passed this monumental milestone less than eight years after […]


SEOUL, South Korea, Sep. 14, 2022 — Genesis G90 and Genesis Wireless EV Charging system design have been named in the 2022 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA®) by the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA). The Genesis G90 won silver while the Wireless EV Charging System was named Finalist in the Automotive & Transportation category. Considered […]

Genesis wins four prestigious IF Awards

Brand recognized for wide-ranging design excellence across Product and Interior Architecture disciplines SEOUL, South Korea, April 22, 2022 — Genesis today announced that it has won four honors at the world-renowned iF Design Award 2022 competition, three for Product Design and one for Interior Architecture. Organized by the International Forum Design GmbH, based in Hanover, Germany, […]

Cayman: MAIB inspectors deployed to Ulsan, South Korea

From Marine Accident Investigation Branch Gov.UK At the request of the Cayman Islands administration, we have deployed a team of Inspectors to investigate the explosion on board the Cayman Islands-flagged chemical tanker Stolt Groenland while berthed at the port of Ulsan in South Korea on Saturday 28 September. SOURCE:

Huge tanker blast sparks fire injuring 18 in South Korea

AFP Seoul From The Daily Star A huge blast on an oil tanker in a South Korean port Saturday sparked a raging fire that spread to a nearby vessel, leaving 18 people injured, authorities said. A ball of fire shot up high above the ship and thick black smoke billowed into the air, dramatic images […]

200 more dogs saved

200 more dogs saved from South Korea’s dog meat trade By Alicia Graef from Care2 Rescuers are celebrating another successful operation that will be giving 200 dogs and puppies from South Korea’s dog meat trade entirely new lives. The latest mission, which was just carried out by Humane Society International (HSI), marks the 14th dog meat farm the organization […]

South Korea’s slaughterhouse shut down

South Korea shuts down its largest dog meat slaughterhouse By: Alicia Graef From Care2 Animal advocates are celebrating a major milestone among efforts to end the dog meat trade in South Korea with the closure of the country’s largest slaughterhouse. It’s estimated that around 2.5 million dogs are raised and slaughtered for their meat every […]

Vietnam capital Hanoi tells citizens to stop eating dog meat due to rabies risk

By Zamira Rahim From Independent UK Many Vietnamese believe eating canine meat increases stamina Officials in Vietnam’s capital are urging residents to avoid eating dog meat, as part of a move to eradicate rabies. Hanoi’s vice mayor Nguyen Van Suu also said that slaughtering dogs and cats for their meat was disturbing to foreigners and would “negatively impact the […]

Are you paying too much in taxes? See the lists of corporate and personal income tax by country

By Sorin Melenciuc From Business-Review “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes,” according to Benjamin Franklin. But it is certain that some in the world are paying more taxes than others. And to the surprise of many, Romanians are at the bottom of the list of taxes paid around […]

Google will ban cryptocurrency ads in June

By Mariella Moon, From engadget It will no longer accept crypto-related ads, just like Facebook. Cryptocurrency exchanges and related ventures will soon lose access to the two biggest ad networks on the internet. Starting in June, Google will no longer host advertisements promoting cryptocurrencies, exchanges, wallets and firms providing advice, as well as initial coin […]