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No Real Innovation Expected in iPhone 7

No Real Innovation Expected in iPhone 7

SEOUL, May 24 (Korea Bizwire) – The latest outlook anticipates that the iPhone 7, which is expected to be released in September, may not have a big impact in developed markets like North America and Europe. Experts say that high levels of technological innovation have already provided features and specifications that meet the needs of

More Women in their 20s Suffer from Mental Disorders

More Women in their 20s Suffer from Mental Disorders

SEOUL, May 24 (Korea Bizwire) – The number of women in their 20s who are suffering from mental disorders has increased significantly in recent years. Jeon Jin-ah, a researcher from the Korea Institute for Health and Social Affairs (KIHSA), revealed Tuesday that the prevalence of mood disorders in women between 18 and 29 years of

Korea’s Biosimilar Market on the Rise

Korea’s Biosimilar Market on the Rise

SEOUL, May 24 (Korea Bizwire) – Recent anticipation predicts that Korea’s biosimilar market will grow to a 150-billion-won industry by 2019.  According to the Korea Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (KPMA), the industry, which was valued at 80 billion won in 2013, will grow to a 150 billion won market by 2019. The government’s active policy towards biosimilars,

Korean Police to Provide Self-Diagnosis Checklist for Reckless Driving

Korean Police to Provide Self-Diagnosis Checklist for Reckless Driving

SEOUL, May 24 (Korea Bizwire) – Driving can be stressful, especially among reckless drivers who always seem to find you regardless of the time or location.  In an effort to prevent potential accidents, Korean drivers who are investigated for violating general traffic rules will soon be subject to an examination for danger levels of reckless

More N.K. Restaurant Staff in China Escape for Possible Defection

More N.K. Restaurant Staff in China Escape for Possible Defection

SEOUL, May 24 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s Ministry of Unification said Tuesday that a small number of North Korean restaurant staff have recently escaped their workplace in China.  The confirmation comes a day after local media reported two or three North Koreans are moving to a third country after fleeing a Pyongyang-run restaurant in

North Korean Envoy Downplays Trump’s Willingness to Talk

North Korean Envoy Downplays Trump’s Willingness to Talk

WASHINGTON, May 24 (Korea Bizwire) – North Korea’s ambassador to Geneva reportedly downplayed U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump’s willingness to hold talks with the North’s leader, Kim Jong-un, as a gesture for campaign purposes. “It is up to the decision of my supreme leader whether he decides to meet or not, but I think his

4 out of 100 with Life Insurance Die from Suicides

4 out of 100 with Life Insurance Die from Suicides

SEOUL, May 24 (Korea Bizwire) – 4 out of 100 South Koreans subscribed to life insurance policies died from suicides, the biggest cause of death for those in their teens to 30s, an institute’s tally showed Tuesday. A close study of life insurance payments in the 2012-2014 period showed that of 177,706 deaths of policyholders,

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