Modelo & Desmond Howard Team Up for a College Football Playoff National Championship Sweepstakes Honoring the 30th Anniversary of His Iconic Punt Return

Modelo, the Official Beer Sponsor of the College Football Playoff, is celebrating fans and plays that demonstrate The Fighting Spirit Modelo CHICAGO, Jan. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The final two teams are set and Modelo, the Official Beer Sponsor of the College Football Playoff (CFP), is celebrating the fighting spirt of college fans and game-changing plays by […]

Iveco Group debuts on the Milan stock exchange with opening bell ceremony and first day of trading

IVECO GROUP N.V. Turin, 3rd January 2022. Today, on the Euronext Milan, Italy, trading in shares of Iveco Group N.V. (MI: IVG) began. The newly listed Group is formed from the demerger of the Commercial and Specialty Vehicles, Powertrain, and related Financial Services businesses from CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI). In celebration […]

Celltrion’s COVID-19 candidate treatment shows safety in clinical trial

SEOUL– South Korean pharmaceutical giant Celltrion Inc. said Monday that its antibody treatment candidate against COVID-19 has shown safety in its clinical trial.Celltrion said it has enrolled 24 healthy volunteers in its global phase one clinical tri…

SD Biosensor exports US$117 mln worth of COVID-19 test kits to Canadian firm

SEOUL– SD Biosensor Inc., a local developer of COVID-19 test kits, said Monday it has signed a contract with a Canadian company to supply rapid COVID-19 nasal test kits in a deal valued at US$117 million.The South Korean company made the announcement …

Finance minister opens possibility of reviewing another extra budget

SEOUL– Finance Minister Hong Nam-ki said Monday the government plans to review whether to draw up another extra budget by taking into account virus situations, economic difficulty facing pandemic-hit merchants and tax revenue conditions.Hong said the …

63,000 residents of Pyeongtaek to receive compensation for military noise pollution

PYEONGTAEK, South Korea– About 63,000 residents of Pyeongtaek will receive monthly compensation for noise pollution coming from a military airport in the city, officials said Monday.According to the government of Pyeongtaek, a city about 70 kilometers…

63,000 residents of Pyeongtaek to receive compensation for military noise pollution

PYEONGTAEK, South Korea– About 63,000 residents of Pyeongtaek will receive monthly compensation for noise pollution coming from a military airport in the city, officials said Monday.According to the government of Pyeongtaek, a city about 70 kilometers…

GM Korea’s Dec. sales dip 71 pct on chip shortages

SEOUL– GM Korea Co. said Monday its sales tumbled 71 percent last month from a year earlier as chip shortages continued to disrupt its production.The South Korean unit of General Motors Co. sold 13,531 vehicles in December, sharply down from 46,717 un…

Weekend border crosser is N. Korean defector: S. Korea’s military

SEOUL– The man who crossed the eastern inter-Korean border into North Korea over the weekend was found to be a North Korean defector, an official at South Korea’s defense ministry said Monday.Citing surveillance footage, the official said the man is t…

Finance minister sees urgent need to stabilize inflation, housing market

SEOUL– Finance Minister Hong Nam-ki said Monday the government needs to mobilize all available policy means to tame inflationary pressure and stabilize the housing market in the new year.Hong also said the country will prioritize supporting small merc…