Shinhan Financial Group gives scholarships to 583 students
The scholarships were personally delivered by financial group Chairman Han Dong-woo at Shinhan Bank’s headquarters in downtown Seoul. The leading banking group has been giving out scholarships since 2006. Through the end of 2014, a total of 4,387 students had received a combined amount of more than 17.7 billion won from Shinhan.
Game maker Smilegate brings in its highest revenue ever
The Korean game company Smilegate announced Thursday that it recorded its highest revenue ever last year thanks to the success of its first-person shooter “Crossfire.”
Its revenue grew 41 percent year-on-year to 531.5 billion won and its operating profit expanded 19 percent to 302.6 billion won.