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National Fire Agency Issues ‘Heart Saver’ Certificate to Citizens Who Saved Lives Through CPR

National Fire Agency Issues ‘Heart Saver’ Certificate to Citizens Who Saved Lives Through CPR

SEOUL, Oct. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — The National Fire Agency announced on Wednesday that it had issued ‘heart saver’ certificates to 251 citizens responsible for conducting a successful heart resuscitation on emergency patients. Quick emergency measures by witnesses are crucial to saving a patient experiencing cardiac arrest. The agency has been issuing certificates to citizens [...]

New National Police Agency Mascot Reflects Gender Equality

New National Police Agency Mascot Reflects Gender Equality

SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) – The Korean National Police Agency (KNPA) has drastically refined its own administrative rules, removing unnecessary gender distinctions contained in regulations or rules and revising terms containing gender stereotypes. Accordingly, one of the mascots symbolizing police officers is expected to change into pants next year instead of a skirt. Two [...]

Convenience Store Operators Plant Trees in Kubuqi Desert

Convenience Store Operators Plant Trees in Kubuqi Desert

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Korea Bizwire) – The retail industry is implementing environmental protection activities through a “Paperless Campaign” that reduces the use of paper receipts. 7-Eleven and BGF Retail Co. recently volunteered to plant trees in the Kubuqi Desert in Inner Mongolia, China. Employees of the two companies have been visiting China and Mongolia’s deserts [...]