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Kia Stonic Proves to be Competitive, Fuel-Saving Entry-Level Crossover

Kia Stonic Proves to be Competitive, Fuel-Saving Entry-Level Crossover

SEOUL/NAMYANGJU, South Korea, July 25 (Korea Bizwire) – A 150-kilometer, two-and-a-half hour drive proved that Kia Motors Corp.’s Stonic subcompact sport utility vehicle is perfect for people wanting an entry-level fuel-efficient crossover that is responsive to drive. In a mix of urban and expressway driving that took place from western Seoul to Namyangju in Gyeonggi [...]

New Cosmetics Law Amendment to Allow Companies to Repackage Imported Products

New Cosmetics Law Amendment to Allow Companies to Repackage Imported Products

SEOUL, July 25 (Korea Bizwire) – A new Cosmetics Act amendment allowing cosmetics companies to repackage and sell imported products in small quantities has been passed by the State Council, the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said on Tuesday. According to the MFDS, the government agency in charge of protecting public health and ensuring the [...]

Founder of Mr. Pizza to Stand Trial for Embezzling 15 Billion Won

Founder of Mr. Pizza to Stand Trial for Embezzling 15 Billion Won

SEOUL, July 25 (Korea Bizwire) – The founder of a local pizza franchise will face trial on charges of embezzlement and breach of trust worth 15 billion won (US$13.4 million), prosecutors said Tuesday. The Seoul Central District Prosecutors’ Office has indicted Chung Woo-hyun, ex-head of MP Group, for misappropriating company funds, breach of duty and [...]