Kakao and Naver are in trouble… A regulation towards the big tech firms

Lim, Do Yeub Sep 14th, 2021              The Korean government and financial department recently have started to regulate several big tech firms in Korea. The firms include Kakao and Naver, which are the two leading firms in the IT industry. The government pointed out that they are overusing their power in the market. Kakao and […]

Apple releases iPhone 13

Lee Sooyeon p.c: Apple              Apple has finally released their iPhone 13. As with last year, the entry-level iPhone 13 will come in two versions: the 6.1-inch “regular” model and the smaller 5.4-inch iPhone 13 Mini. The screen is an OLED panel, although it’s brighter than last year’s, while the sides are still aluminum sandwiched […]

HMM union strike crisis and labor-management negotiation

Yugyeong Jeong http://www.hmm21.com HMM is a global comprehensive shipping and logistics company that provides transportation services. It plays an important role in the national economy by transporting national strategic materials such as crude oil, coal, iron ore, and special cargo as well as various import and export products. Recently, HMM’s labor-management conflict has deepened. Both […]

Sponsors even ignore Tokyo Olympics…Noticing absence from opening ceremonies one after another

Minjun Son 2021. 7. 20. Image source: AP Yonhap news Japanese media reported that companies sponsoring the Tokyo Olympics are refusing to attend the opening ceremony. Sponsoring companies are not classified as general spectators, so they can attend the opening cere`mony, but they are reluctant to attend in consideration of their corporate image. According to […]

UK to completely lift quarantine measures, including mandatory masks, starting on the 19th

Minjun Son 2021. 7. 20. Image source : NEWSIS BBC reported on the 4th that the British government is expected to lift restrictions related to lockdown, including the mandatory wearing of masks in public places from the 19th while the momentum of the COVID-19 delta mutation continues. The British government was planning to apply these […]

What are the reasons for July Covid 4th Pandemic?

Jiyeon Choi Recently confirmed cases for Covid have massively increased and the government has admitted that this is the beginning stage of the 4th pandemic. The number of daily confirmed cases for the time being is expected to maintain around 1000. Many institutions and organizations are analyzing and looking for the main reasons for the […]

September Mock exam for SAT, becoming a ticket for vaccine.

Jiyeon Choi Recently on online, posts about people who are not candidates for SAT signing up for mock exam are becoming an issue since actual examinees can be badly affected through the variable number of applicants. As Korean SAT assesses students on a relative scale, the number of candidate is an essential element of the […]

UK to completely lift quarantine measures, including mandatory masks, starting on the 19th

Minjun Son 2021. 7. 20. Image source : NEWSIS BBC reported on the 4th that the British government is expected to lift restrictions related to lockdown, including the mandatory wearing of masks in public places from the 19th while the momentum of the COVID-19 delta mutation continues. The British government was planning to apply these […]