About Korea Newswire

Welcome to Korea Newswire.

Korea Newswire is the leading provider of press release distribution service in Korea. We help large, medium and small sized companies and PR agencies disseminate their news releases to thousands of news media, Internet portals across Korea and around the world.

Korea Newswire is the first company to distribute the press release online in Korea. It was established in July 2004 by Mr. Dongho Shin, a journalist and marketing specialist and is headquartered in the city center of Seoul. Since the foundation of Korea Newswire, more than 18,000 Korean companies, organizations and PR agencies used our online press release distribution service to announce their news and gained recognition through powerful media exposure.

Korea Newswire distributes more than 100 press releases to 3,800 Korean media everyday including major Korean daily newspapers and Internet portals such as Daum, Nate, Naver, Chosun Daily, Donga Daily, Korea Economic Daily, SBS, CBS, and MBC.

Today, more than 25,000 Korean journalists are making their news and contents using our press releases and 162 media partners are posting our press releases on their websites every minute. We distribute press releases to media and journalists in various forms including email, RSS, mobile web, mobile apps, FTP, virtual hosting, widget, social media posting and SEO etc.

After launching Korean website (www.newswire.co.kr) in 2004, Korea Newswire began Basic Distribution Service and launched English website (www.koreanewswire.co.kr) in 2007. In succession, we began International Distribution Service in 2009.

Korea Newswire is a global distribution channel that connects Korean companies with 162 countries around the globe. Partnering with Business Wire, we distribute foreign companies and PR agencies’ press releases to Korean media and Internet portals, and at the same time, we distribute Korean companies and PR firms’ press releases to 89,000 global news media including AP, Yahoo, Google News, New York Times, Dow Jones, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Lexis-Nexis and Factiva.

Furthermore, to help organizations prepare their press materials more efficiently, we provide translation service for 50 languages including Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese, Spanish with our global partners’ assistance.

If you need more information about our services or want to be a partner, feel free to contacts us.

Meeje Ko
Director, International Service Department
Korea Newswire
Tel: 82-2-737-3600
Fax: 82-2-757-3306
Sunhwa Building, Room 1403, Seosomun-ro 89, Jung-gu, Seoul, Korea (Map)