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S. Korea to Build Rehabilitation Center for Disabled in Vietnam

S. Korea to Build Rehabilitation Center for Disabled in Vietnam

SEOUL, Jan. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea, which fought in the Vietnam War, has stepped up to help the disabled in Vietnam’s war-torn regions. The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), South Korea’s overseas aid agency, said Tuesday that it had signed signed the Record of Discussion with the Quang Tri Provincial People Committee to help the disabled [...]

Hyundai Construction Equipment Sends Help to U.S. After Recent Tornado

Hyundai Construction Equipment Sends Help to U.S. After Recent Tornado

SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean construction machinery maker Hyundai Construction Equipment Co. said Tuesday that it has joined in recovery efforts in the U.S. state of Tennessee following a recent series of catastrophic storms. Hyundai Construction Equipment Atlanta, together with local dealership First Choice Farm & Lawn, sent equipment and specialists to [...]

Interim Withdrawal of Retirement Pensions Hit Record in 2020 Due to COVID-19

Interim Withdrawal of Retirement Pensions Hit Record in 2020 Due to COVID-19

SEJONG, Jan. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — The number of South Koreans who withdrew money from retirement pensions due to financial difficulties such as personal bankruptcies or rehabilitation reached an all-time high in 2020 amid coronavirus outbreak. The number of people who withdrew money from retirement pensions during the process of personal rehabilitation or bankruptcy totaled 7,110, consisting of 6,908 [...]