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Media Report: Daegu and India strengthen ties with anniversary festival


The Embassy of India hosted a celebration for the 68th anniversary of the Republic Day of India in Daegu on Wednesday, bolstering the decades-old friendship between the country and the southeastern Korean city.

“In Korea, Daegu is a special city...

Media Report: Hyundai aims to achieve accumulative sales of 10m units in India in the next 5 years (Aju News Samsung Newsroom India)


Hyundai Motor aims to achieve 10 million units in terms of cumulative production and sales in the Indian market within the next five years. It would a milestone to be achieved in 23 years since the carmaker began production and sales in India in September 1998.

According to Hyundai...

Media Report: Samsung Strengthens Make in India, Make for India Commitment; To Further Invest in Noida, UP(Samsung Newsroom India)


LUCKNOW, Oct 17th, 2016: Samsung India Electronics today announced expansion of its Noida plant with an investment of INR 1,970 crore, strengthening its commitment to ‘Make in India’ and ‘Make for India’.

The Government of Uttar Pradesh approved the investment...

Media Report: Samsung invests KW 340 Billion in India to double smartphone manufacturing capacity (DongA Ilbo)


Samsung Electronics today announced expansion of its Noida plant with an investment of INR 1,970 crore (KW 340 billion), doubling its smartphone manufacturing capacity.  

With it plant expansion, Samsung aims to meet the growing demands in Southwest...

Media Report: India is keen to cooperate with the South Korean shipbuilding companies (MK News, Opinion Section)


 "The South Korean shipbuilding industry, which had been a global industry leader, has plunged into a crisis. And many of experienced human resource in this sector have been under companies’ structural reconstruction. India is a market where the South Korean...

Media Report: "India- US Friendship" Stood out on a Indian Navy vessel berthed in Pusan(Yeonhap News)


India- US friendship stood out on an Indian Navy vessel berthed in Pusan. At 6.30pm today, U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert attended a 'Dinner Reception' on board the INS Sahyadri, a frigate with 6,200-ton displacement berthed at Pusan Navy Base. It is quite rare practice...

Media Interview: Three Indian Navy Ships bring India-ROK Friendship Closer (Chosun Ilbo)


(23 June 2016) Rear Admiral's Interview in ChosunIlbo

On 22 June in the...

Media Report:Special Envoy Minister Kim Youngsuk will visit India for MIS 2016 (HankookKyungjeSinmoon)


India will host her first maritime summit. ‘Maritime India Summit 2016’ will be held at the Bombay Convention and Exhibition Centre in Mumbai from April 14 to April, and Minister Kim Youngsuk will attend MIS 2016 as a presidential envoy. Maritime India Summit 2016 aims to connect...

Media Report: India Partners Korea at maiden Maritime Summit (The Korea Herald)


India will host the first maritime summit to empower global partnerships and unveil investment opportunities, and Korea is the first single-partner country.

As Asia’s third-largest economy, India has concentrated efforts to industrialize its mammoth capacities, choosing the...

Media Report: India needs Korea for maritime sector (the Korea Times)


India's huge maritime sector potential will provide new opportunities for Korea, an Indian envoy says.

Indian Ambassador to Korea VikramDoraiswami said at a press conference before the "Maritime India Summit" that India is looking for a long-term partnership with Korea...

Media Report:"Invest In Oceans of India", Prime Minister Modi’s sales pitch for Maritime sectors (ChosunIlbo)


Prime Minister NarendraModi has focused on boosting India’s economy and attracting foreign investment under the ‘Make InIndia' Initiative. This time, he is pitching for ‘Invest in Maritime Sectors of India.’ Maritime India Summit 2016 will be held at Bombay...

Media Report: Maritime India Summit to be held in Mumbai, South Korea is patner country(The Economic Times)


Media Report: Maritime India Summit to be held in Mumbai, South Korea is patner country(The Economic Times)

Media Report: South Korean city Pohang keen to promote economic and investment ties with India (The Economic Times)


New Delhi: South Korean port city of Pohang which houses global steel giant Pohang Steel Company or POSCO is keen to promote economic and investment ties with India including in the steel sector.

A high-level business delegation from Pohang led by its Mayor Lee Kang-deok visited...

Media Report: Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction turns eyes to Vietnam, Iran, India, instead of Middle East (Maeil Business News)


    Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction hit hard by the Middle East shock is pioneering emerging markets in order to create new opportunities. The lands of new opportunities for the company include India pursuing 'Make in India' initiative, Iran opening its...

Media Report: Daegu city strives to increase exports to emerging markets including Iran and India (Financial News)


    Daegu city is aggressively seeking to tap into Iran, India, and Vietnam which have rapidly become emerging markets in recent years.

    According to Daegu on February 18, the city will actively pursue marketing efforts targeting emerging...

Media Report: Prime Minister Modi says "We will actively help Korean firms enter India" (JoongAng Ilbo)


India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for active investment from South Korean companies when he visited South Korea Pavilion at the exhibition centre of the Make In India week held in Mumbai, India on February 13. PM Modi said that "I'm well aware that Korea...

Media Report: Prime Minister Modi calls upon Korean firms to invest more in India (Chosun Ilbo)


India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a visit to South Korea Pavilion at the exhibition centre of the Make In India Week held in Mumbai, India on February 13 and called for more investment from Korean companies.

PM Modi said to...

Media Report: Two leading figures behind the success of 'Business Summit' between S. Korea and India (Chosun Ilbo)


'Korea-India Business Summit' was held in New Delhi, India from January 14 to 15. The summit was attended by about 500 persons, including heads of Korea's leading conglomerates, CEOs of SMEs, lawmakers, heads of public institutions, and Indian businessmen. Korea's...

Media Report: India-Korea Business summit The Economic Times


Media Report: India-Korea Business summit_ The Economic Times

Make in India gets a leg up from South Korean honchos

By Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury, ET Bureau | 14 Jan, 2016

NEW DELHI: Who's who of the South...

Media Report: Global economy is slowing down, but only India smiles


Indian economy is growingrapidly. Under Prime Minister NarendraModi's Economy initiatives, India's economy, 'the Giant Elephant' has become a 'lion.' Some experts predict that the economic growth rate of India would overtake that of china from this year. .

Earlier this year,IMF...

Streamlined authorization and permit, half-priced site... India approves foreign companies’ investments in just 2 weeks DongAIlbo Report


When I entered Ghilot in the state of Rajasthan, two-hour drive from Indian capital New Delhi on November 2, a super large-scale green signboard of 'exclusive Korean industrial zone' caught my eyes. The Korean zone covering 1 million square meters (approximately 300,000 pyeong) has been...

India welcomes Korean SMEs MP invites you to India


India welcomes Korean SMEs MP...

India is keen on expanding our partnership with Shipping Companies in Picturesque City Busan


Ambassador of India to S. Korea
Vikram Doraiswami

A vessel of the Indian Coast Guard, 'SARANG', is visiting the Korea Coast Guard (KCG) Station at Busan. To commemorate the shared Independence Day of India and the Republic of Korea, the Embassy...

India celebrates national independence on Aug. 15


India joins Korea in celebrating its own independence from colonialism on Aug. 15. Colonial India's last viceroy, Lord Louis Mountbatten of Britain, chose the second anniversary of Japan's surrender in World War II in 1947 as the date to transfer power to the new Republic of India, ending 90...

June welcomes Yoga festivities - JoongAng Daily report


Indian ambassador details events marking the ancient discipline

June 06,2015

In celebration of the first International Day of Yoga, which falls on June 21, Indian Ambassador to Korea Vikram Doraiswami said Friday at the Indian Cultural Center that a range of yoga festivities...

Media report on Press Briefing on the first International Day of Yoga (IDY) on 21 June 2015_Chosun Ilbo


VikramDoraiswami,the Ambassador of India to Seoul(6th from the right) &the Representatives of Korean Yoga Associations. / photograph by Reporter Lee Duk-hun

Curtain Raiser Press Briefing at ICC Seoul
on the...

What's the International Day of Yoga?_Seoul Sinmun


What's the International Day of Yoga?

June 21 which the is the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere, was declared as the International Day of Yoga by the United Nations General Assembly on December 11. The...

India declared polio-free, but global risks persist - Reuters Report


The World Health Organisation declared India free of the crippling polio virus on Thursday, making the country's almost two-decade-long, multi-billion-dollar effort one of the biggest public...

Conducting Elections in the World


S. Y. Quraishi*

My Yoga Instructor - a Korea Times feature



Korea, India celebrate 40 years of bilateral ties - JoongAng Daily


Korea and India have a unique bond. The two countries celebrated four decades of bilateral ties this year with an abundance of planned cultural and economic events, but their relationship actually dates back much farther than that - nearly 2,000 years, to be exact.

Indian Cultural Centre Opens in Busan - Korea Herald Report


India opened its cultural center in Dugu-dong, Busan, Friday, in   commemoration of the 40th anniversary of its diplomatic ties with Korea.

Korea and India toast Aug. 15 national days - Joongang Daily


The Embassy of India in Seoul celebrated its national Independence Day and that of Korea as well on Aug. 15 at the Indian Cultural Center in central Seoul. The Independence Day event was also devoted to commemorating the 40th year of diplomatic relations between India and South...

The story of Dr. Kotnis


(The recent meeting the visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang had with the family members of Dr. Kotnis in Mumbai has rekindled the interest in the life of this selfless Doctor. A look into the journey of Dr. Dwarkanath...

The Indian Navigational Satellite System


                 When India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C22) rose from its launch pad at 11.41 p.m. on July 1, 2013 from the spaceport at Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh and put...

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