VinFast taps HERE to accelerate in-car navigation for its smart electric cars

VinFast VF 9 HERE Navigation provides VinFast with a highly customizable and upgradeable navigation experience throughout the life cycle of its smart electric cars HERE SDK offers users a seamless driving experience via VinFast’s mobile application CES 2022 / Singapore – VinFast, Vietnam’s leading manufacturer of premium automobiles and the first Vietnamese automotive brand to launch […]

Global Gate Capital Acquires Multifamily Asset in Atlanta

NEW YORK, Jan. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global Gate Capital has acquired Walton Ashwood, a 160-unit Class A multifamily asset in the Perimeter Center submarket of Atlanta, Georgia, one of the city’s top employment markets. The property, which has been re-branded to Westmount Ashwood, is located at 1000 Ashwood Parkway and features an outdoor […]

S.Korea Reports 3,510 More COVID-19 Cases

SEOUL, South Korea reported 3,510 more cases of COVID-19 as of midnight, compared to 24 hours ago, raising the total number of infections to 661,015.The daily caseload was down from 3,716 in the previous day, amid the tightened anti-virus measures.The …

Daily virus cases below 4,000 for 2nd day amid omicron woes

SEOUL, South Korea’s daily coronavirus cases stayed below 4,000 for the second day Saturday as the country maintained tightened distancing curbs amid persistent worries over a resurgence in infections and the spread of the omicron variant.The country a…

USFK imposes tougher social distancing amid virus resurgence

SEOUL, U.S. Forces Korea (USFK) said Saturday it has decided to toughen social distancing rules for its service members amid the growing number of infections among its troops.The USFK had confirmed a weekly record high of 682 additional COVID-19 cases …

S. Korean team KAIST finishes 4th at CES autonomous racing competition

LAS VEGAS, A South Korean university team ranked No. 4 in an autonomous race car competition in Las Vegas on Friday, making its presence felt in the self-driving automotive tech industry.The Korean team KAIST, or the Korea Advanced Institute of Science…

Moon attends send-off ceremony for firefighters killed in warehouse blaze

SEOUL, President Moon Jae-in on Saturday attended the send-off ceremony for three firefighters killed in a warehouse blaze earlier this week, expressing his sympathy to the bereaved families.On Wednesday, the fire broke out at a seven-story warehouse i…

Seoul stocks may come under selling pressure next week: analysts

SEOUL, South Korean stocks are likely to come under downward pressure next week amid concerns that the U.S. Federal Reserve’s tapering policy may be harsher than expected, analysts said Saturday.The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) c…

Son Heung-min likely out for rest of Jan. with leg injury

SEOUL, Tottenham Hotspur star and South Korea captain Son Heung-min will likely miss the rest of January with a leg injury, a blow to both his club and his country ahead of crucial matches.Tottenham boss Antonio Conte confirmed Friday (in London local …

S. Korea calls for restoration of peace amid unrest in Kazakhstan

SEOUL, South Korea’s foreign ministry on Saturday expressed hope for the restoration of peace in Kazakhstan, which has been engulfed by anti-government protests over the past week.Kazakhs have taken to the streets since Sunday in protest over inflation…