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Cryptocurrency Exchanges Sustain Heavy Losses Despite Overall Growth of Fintech Industry

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Sustain Heavy Losses Despite Overall Growth of Fintech Industry

SEOUL, Aug. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Despite the overall growth of South Korea’s fintech industry, including the market for wire transfers and payments, cryptocurrency exchanges have seen drastic cuts in revenue and operating profits. CEO Score, a business analysis agency, studied the performance of 186 fintech firms based on public reports from the last three [...]

Prior Submissions for Deciding Upon Life-Sustaining Treatment Reach 1 Million

Prior Submissions for Deciding Upon Life-Sustaining Treatment Reach 1 Million

SEOUL, Aug. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — The number of individuals in South Korea registering their decision to end life-sustaining treatment has reached the 1 million milestone. The Ministry of Health and Welfare said that in the three years and six months since patients were first allowed to decide upon life-sustaining treatment, the number of submissions [...]

Feedzai Among the Top Three Ranked Vendors in the Strategy Category in Enterprise Fraud Management Report by Independent Research Firm

Feedzai Among the Top Three Ranked Vendors in the Strategy Category in Enterprise Fraud Management Report by Independent Research Firm

Feedzai received highest score possible in 12 criteria, including model building, rules-based risk scoring and alerting, data integration, and segmentation and behavioral profiles  SAN MATEO, Calif. and LISBON, Portugal, Aug. 12, 2021 (Korea Bizwire) – Feedzai, the world’s leading cloud-based financial risk management platform, announced that it has been recognized as a Strong Performer in The Forrester Wave™: [...]

Junshi Biosciences and Coherus Announce U.S. FDA Breakthrough Therapy Designation Granted for Toripalimab for 1st Line Treatment of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

Junshi Biosciences and Coherus Announce U.S. FDA Breakthrough Therapy Designation Granted for Toripalimab for 1st Line Treatment of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

1st line nasopharyngeal indication and 2nd/3rd line indications to be concurrently submitted 3Q 2021 in the toripalimab BLA SHANGHAI, China and REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 12, 2021 (Korea Bizwire) – Shanghai Junshi Biosciences Co., Ltd (“Junshi Biosciences”, HKEX: 1877; SSE: 688180) and Coherus BioSciences, Inc. (“Coherus”, Nasdaq: CHRS) today announced that the United States Food [...]

Samsung’s Foldable Smartphone Shipments to be Around 7 mln Units This Year: Analysts

Samsung’s Foldable Smartphone Shipments to be Around 7 mln Units This Year: Analysts

SEOUL, Aug. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co’s foldable smartphone shipments are expected to be around 7 million units this year, about three times more compared to a year earlier, analysts here said Thursday, as its new models come with cheaper price tags even with upgraded features. Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Z Fold3 and [...]

Korean Freedom Fighter’s Remains to Be Repatriated from Kazakhstan

Korean Freedom Fighter’s Remains to Be Repatriated from Kazakhstan

SEOUL, Aug. 12 (Korea Bizwire) – Hong Beom-do, whose remains will be returned to his homeland from Kazakhstan this weekend about eight decades after his death, is one of the most revered independence fighters, known for leading victories in various battles against Japanese troops during Japan’s 1910-45 colonial rule of the Korean Peninsula. Born in [...]

Corporations Buy Luxury Supercars for ‘Business Purposes,’ Raising Suspicion

Corporations Buy Luxury Supercars for ‘Business Purposes,’ Raising Suspicion

SEOUL, Aug. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — A number of South Korean corporations were found to have purchased luxurious supercars for ‘business purposes,’ raising suspicions that the cars could have been driven by management staff or representatives for private use. Rep. Lee Yong-ho (Independent) reported that according to the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport, there were [...]

NEXEN TIRE and official partner Manchester City Football Club kick off new Premier League 2021/22 season

NEXEN TIRE and official partner Manchester City Football Club kick off new Premier League 2021/22 season

The cooperation with Manchester City, which begun in 2015, will be continued in the 2021/22 season. Increased engagement with fans and customers through a variety of online activities Shared growth achieved through strategic alliances during a worldwide epidemic SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 12, 2021 (Korea Bizwire) – NEXEN TIRE, a leading global tire manufacturer, is [...]