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ICT exports steady in August backed by strong handset, semiconductor figures 8

ICT exports steady in August backed by strong handset, semiconductor figures   8

Exports of Korea′s information and communications technology products continued their upward trend last month. The trade ministry says… the total for August came in at 14-point-2 billion dollars,… for a 7-point-5 billion dollar surplus. The rise was led by exports of handsets and semiconductor display panels, which continued their growth streak for the third consecutive …

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Semiconductor exports hit record high; handsets drop 5 pct. in Sept. 9월 ICT 수출

Semiconductor exports hit record high; handsets drop 5 pct. in Sept.   9월 ICT 수출

Korea′s exports in the information, communications and technology sector… hit an 11-month high in September… on the back of strong sales of display panels, computer devices and tablet PCs. Government data shows… last month′s outbound shipments of ICT products standing at 15-point-4 billion U.S. dollars… up nine-percent from a year earlier. This also means… the …

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Korea’s 3 mobile carriers to undergo 45-day business suspension

Korea’s 3 mobile carriers to undergo 45-day business suspension

Korea’s three mobile carriers will undergo a 45-day business suspension starting next week,… as punishment for defying government warnings and providing illegal subsidies. The Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning said Friday the mobile carriers will be banned from taking new subscriptions between March 13 and May 18th. During that period, two carriers will …

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KCC slaps new penalties on Korea’s suspended mobile carriers

KCC slaps new penalties on Korea’s suspended mobile carriers

The country’s three mobile carriers are facing additional penalties from the nation’s telecom watchdog as they enter a 45-day government-ordered suspension of business on this Thursday. The Korea Communications Commission says… it will levy more than 30-billion won, or 28-million U.S. dollars, in fines on all three carriers for igniting unfair competition and overheating the …

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