Herein Korea where the presidential election will be held about a week later, astring of attempts are made to predict who will become the nation's nextpresident based on the portal search big data. As of April 30, the presidentialcandidate who leads in terms of search frequency in major portals, is MinjooParty candidate Moon Jae-in.
Theanalysis of Google Trend for the period from April 14 to 28, Moon achieved anaverage score of 77, higher than People's Party contender Ahn Cheol-soo (68).
Duringthe same period, the Liberty Korea Party's Hong Jun-pyo ranked No. 3 with 41,followed by Yoo Seung-min (Bareun Party) with 23 and Shim Sang-jung (JusticeParty) with 22.
Korea Investment Corporation (KIC) will open its third overseas office in Singapore as early as August in its push for alternative investments in Asia, according to a local newspaper report. The opening of a foreign office will come six years&hellip
South Korea’s Hanwha Asset Management Co. Ltd. will launch three global funds for infrastructure, real estate and private equity investments, with $1 billion commitments from two insurance units of its parent group. Hanwha Life Insurance Co. Ltd. and Hanwha General&hellip
An investment firm of South Korea’s Samsung Life Insurance Co. Ltd is forming a blind-pool real estate fund worth around 500 billion won ($443 million) with commitments from other Samsung financial units to acquire a building of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation&hellip