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Shorter Workweek Boosts Popularity of Dining E-coupons

Shorter Workweek Boosts Popularity of Dining E-coupons

SEOUL, Dec. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — E-coupons for dining are selling like hot cakes as the end of the year approaches. The increased sales seem to be reflecting the lifestyle changes of many South Korean workers. With employees now limited to 52 hours of work per week, the number of work-related drinking get togethers has [...]

Health Law Revision Proposes Graphic Warnings on Alcoholic Beverages

Health Law Revision Proposes Graphic Warnings on Alcoholic Beverages

SEOUL, Dec. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — A public health law revision is under review to require pictorial warnings of health hazards on alcoholic beverages, officials said Wednesday. The warning labels will resemble those on cigarette packs, alerting consumers to health risks from drinking and the consequences of drunk driving, according to the officials from the [...]

Ottogi’s Jin Ramen First Korean Food Product to Appear on Indian Home Shopping Channel

Ottogi’s Jin Ramen First Korean Food Product to Appear on Indian Home Shopping Channel

SEOUL, Nov. 27 (Korea Bizwire) – Jin Ramen from Ottogi Co., a South Korean food company, will become South Korea’s first food product ever to be invited to an Indian home shopping program. Jin Ramen will be up for sale on Home Shop 18, India’s largest home shopping channel, starting this Thursday. Home Shop 18, [...]

Popular New York Brewery to Open Shop in S. Korea “Once Unit Taxation is Implemented”

Popular New York Brewery to Open Shop in S. Korea “Once Unit Taxation is Implemented”

SEOUL, Nov. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — One of New York’s popular hand-crafted beer franchises has revealed its intention to open up shop in South Korea if the country changes its liquor taxation policy from ad valorem duties to unit taxation. “The Jeju Beer Company will begin production of Brooklyn Brewery beers as soon as unit [...]