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Coins in Wishing Well Fountain to Be Used as Scholarship Fund

Coins in Wishing Well Fountain to Be Used as Scholarship Fund

SEOUL, Jun. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Coins Given to Needy Students The coins that visitors to Seoul’s Cheonggyecheon stream threw into the Palseokdam fountain for good luck have been collected as scholarship money to help underprivileged students. The Seoul Scholarship Foundation announced yesterday that it had selected 20 students this year to be recipients of [...]

Models Showcasing Runway Walks to Mark “Car-free Street Day”

Models Showcasing Runway Walks to Mark “Car-free Street Day”

SEOUL, Jun. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — In celebration of Seoul’s “car-free street day” which comes on every Sunday for this year (from April to October), the city government arranged for ‘street fashion show’ on a road at Sejong-daero in Seoul on June 17. The event, “Seoul 365-Car-free Street Fashion Show,” was designed to showcase the [...]

Gov’t Supports Pet Food Made of Insects

Gov’t Supports Pet Food Made of Insects

SEOUL, Jun. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — The South Korean Rural Development Administration (RDA) revealed yesterday that a firm that produces pet food from edible insects will be entering the domestic animal feed market. The RDA will provide technological support so that the firm can eventually export its products. Ptecticus, the insect to be used as [...]