Latest News – Gyeonggi Global https://english.gg.go.kr Global Inspiration, Global Gyeonggi Province Thu, 01 Dec 2022 07:18:43 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.22 https://english.gg.go.kr/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/128.png Latest News – Gyeonggi Global https://english.gg.go.kr 32 32 Gyeonggi tech startups pitch for investment from Singapore https://english.gg.go.kr/blog/latest-news/gyeonggi-tech-startups-pitch-for-investment-from-singapore/ Wed, 30 Nov 2022 08:11:21 +0000 http://english.gg.go.kr/?post_type=latest-news&p=17578 Eight tech startups based in Gyeonggi Province participated in an online IR pitch day event organized by Gyeonggi Provincial Government in partnership with KILSA Global, a global on-demand market entry execution and business management platform. About twenty investors based in Singapore and Northeast Asian region joined through a Zoom meeting room to listen to the presentation of Gyeonggi  businesses. Click the news below for more information:

 

https://gnews.gg.go.kr/briefing/brief_gongbo_view.do?BS_CODE=s017&number=55313

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Gyeonggi Governor Kim meets with potential investors in key industries https://english.gg.go.kr/blog/latest-news/gyeonggi-governor-kim-meets-with-potential-investors-in-key-industries/ Mon, 28 Nov 2022 07:00:34 +0000 http://english.gg.go.kr/?post_type=latest-news&p=17577 Governor Dong Yeon Kim of Gyeonggi Province sat down with five CEOs of global businesses that consider expanding or establishing facilities in the region. These five companies have key technologies in important industries for the future, including green hydrogen, semiconductor equipment, fuel cells, and plastic recycling. Over a luncheon meeting, Governor Kim listened to the businesses related to their concerns and pledged to try to find what the provincial government could do. Click the news below for more information:

 

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Yongin Semiconductor Cluster project brought one step forward https://english.gg.go.kr/blog/latest-news/yongin-semiconductor-cluster-project-brought-one-step-forward/ Fri, 25 Nov 2022 06:39:30 +0000 http://english.gg.go.kr/?post_type=latest-news&p=17576 The South Korean government, SK Hynix, and the city government of Yeoju, Gyeonggi Province, signed a memorandum of understanding on assisting SK Hynix’s Yongin Semiconductor Cluster project. The parties have been in negotiation to find solutions related to water supply from Yeoju to Yongin, which was one of pending issues for the project. Click the news below for more information:

 

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Gyeonggi Province and Yeoju City to work together for investment attraction https://english.gg.go.kr/blog/latest-news/gyeonggi-province-and-yeoju-city-to-work-together-for-investment-attraction/ Thu, 24 Nov 2022 06:37:43 +0000 http://english.gg.go.kr/?post_type=latest-news&p=17575 Gyeonggi Provincial Government held a meeting with Yeoju city officials to discuss how to encourage global businesses to explore investment opportunities in Yeoju. It is part of the province’s effort to support its cities and counties for investment attraction. A couple of potential investment deals, worth over 2 trillion Korean won combined, have been reviewed and discussed. Click the news below for more information:

 

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South Korea and Saudi Arabia to work on KRW 40 trillion worth projects https://english.gg.go.kr/blog/latest-news/south-korea-and-saudi-arabia-to-work-on-krw-40-trillion-worth-projects/ Mon, 21 Nov 2022 07:31:34 +0000 http://english.gg.go.kr/?post_type=latest-news&p=17552 On the occasion of the visit of Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince and Prime Minister Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud to Seoul, the two countries organized a bilateral investment forum to discuss cooperation projects related with Neom City infrastructure and facilities. A total of 26 agreements and memorandums have been signed for future cooperation. Click the news below for more information:

 

https://www.yna.co.kr/view/AKR20221117029552003

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Presidents of South Korea and China discusses global supply chain stability https://english.gg.go.kr/blog/latest-news/presidents-of-south-korea-and-china-discusses-global-supply-chain-stability/ Wed, 16 Nov 2022 07:32:16 +0000 http://english.gg.go.kr/?post_type=latest-news&p=17553 South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol and Chinese President Xi Jinping met for their first bilateral summit in Bali, Indonesia, on the occasion of Group of 20 (G20) summit, on Nov. 15. President Xi reportedly emphasized that Seoul and Beijing must safety and stability of global industrial and supply chains. The two leaders also discussed bilateral FTA agreement and cooperation in cutting-edge manufacturing, big data and green economy sectors. Click the news below for more information:

https://www.yna.co.kr/view/AKR20221115163400083

 

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Korea emerges as one of alternative backup manufacturing sites in the American market https://english.gg.go.kr/blog/latest-news/korea-emerges-as-one-of-alternative-backup-manufacturing-sites-in-the-american-market/ Fri, 11 Nov 2022 07:56:57 +0000 http://english.gg.go.kr/?post_type=latest-news&p=17554 Chicago-headquartered US firm Kearney released its “2021 Reshoring Index” that identified the need to explore a backup manufacturing site amid Chinese government’s zero-covid policy. Along with Vietnam, Thailand, Mexico, and India, South Korea are among “prime candidates” for a so-called China plus one strategy to diversify manufacturing. Click the news below for more information:

 

https://www.scmp.com/economy/global-economy/article/3198860/us-firms-increasingly-eyeing-manufacturing-backups-chinas-zero-covid-policy-accelerates-reshoring

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Taiwanese TSMC to build another plant in the US https://english.gg.go.kr/blog/latest-news/taiwanese-tsmc-to-build-another-plant-in-the-us/ Thu, 10 Nov 2022 06:59:34 +0000 http://english.gg.go.kr/?post_type=latest-news&p=17543 Korean news agency Yonhap News cited a Wall Street Journal report on TSMC’s possible investment of another $1 billion to build a new plant in Arizona for 3nm transistor manufacturing. This consideration is on top of the company’s already confirmed project to build a plant nearby Phoenix, Arizona amid the US government’s continued effort to bring advanced manufacturing industries back to the US soil. Click the news below for more information:

 

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Gyeonggi Province wins presidential award for investment attraction https://english.gg.go.kr/blog/latest-news/gyeonggi-province-wins-presidential-award-for-investment-attraction/ Thu, 03 Nov 2022 06:53:48 +0000 http://english.gg.go.kr/?post_type=latest-news&p=17542 Gyeonggi Provincial Government received the presidential award for contribution in investment attraction. The capital-surrounding region has been recognized for its effort to create a friendly environment for foreign investors, establish an ecosystem to invite innovative global companies in key industries, provide useful incentives, and offer necessary assistance to make investors’ business successful. Click the news below for more information:

 

https://gnews.gg.go.kr/briefing/brief_gongbo_view.do?BS_CODE=s017&number=55026&period_1=&period_2=&search=7&keyword=%ed%88%ac%ec%9e%90&subject_Code=BO01&page=1

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Invest Korea Week 2022 takes place https://english.gg.go.kr/blog/latest-news/invest-korea-week-2022-takes-place/ Wed, 02 Nov 2022 05:59:54 +0000 http://english.gg.go.kr/?post_type=latest-news&p=17533 Invest Korea Week 2022, hosted by the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and organized by Kotra and Korea International Broadcasting Foundation, takes place from November 2nd to 4th in Seoul. In the country’s biggest official investment event, the government seeks to partner with global companies to boost South Korea’s battery, bio and semiconductor industries. Click the news below for more information:

 

https://www.yna.co.kr/view/AKR20221102045500003

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