ECONOMY
 LG Electronics teams up with Naver to develop cloud-based laptop for smart education
     LG Electronics acquirs controlling stake in U.S. software company Alphonso
SK Group invests $1.5 bln in strategic ties with U.S. hydrogen company Plug Power
Samsung Electronics unveils new TV model called Neo QLED
Lotte Department Store to hold weekly live commerce shows to sell official BTS products
Bang Young-sun appointed new president of Thomson Reuters Tokyo branch
Kakaos cloud service wing attracts new investment from state policy bank
Seoul adopts new electric buses for scenic tour routes
LG Display to showcase speakerless, bendable OLED display optimized for gaming at CES 2021
KCC unveils functional antiviral paint for use at multi-purpose facilities
  Hanwha Solutions acquires Cimarron to produce hydrogen transportation tanks
KT releases live commerce feature through OTT platform Seezn
Shinsegae finds robots increase accuracy and speed of product quality management process
Online shopping mall operator Coupang releases OTT service for premium subscribers
Naver to test AI-based product suggestion service for personalized online shopping experience
Shinsegae targets young consumers with skincare products made with natural ingredients
Hanwha Solutions increases capital for investment in green energy
Samsung shipyard wins new LNG carrier order from unspecified Oceania client
LGs battery wing inks broad battery business agreement with Indonesia
Aekyung partners with Singapores Shopee to tap Southeast Asian beauty market