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Electromagnetic Waves in Subway Trains Extremely Low: Study

Electromagnetic Waves in Subway Trains Extremely Low: Study

SEOUL, Aug. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — Electromagnetic waves detected inside of subway trains operating in Seoul and the surrounding areas have been found to be extremely low, a study showed Thursday. According to the study released by the Ministry of Science and ICT, the average amount of electromagnetic fields emitted from long-term evolution (LTE) networks [...]

Unlimited Data Plan Subscribers Use 20 GB Monthly

Unlimited Data Plan Subscribers Use 20 GB Monthly

SEOUL, Aug. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — The monthly data usage by South Koreans subscribing to unlimited package plans came to nearly 20 gigabytes (GB), government findings showed Wednesday. According to the Ministry of Science and ICT, local smartphone users subscribing to unlimited data plans used an average of 19.8 GB of data in June, more [...]

7 out of 10 Small Businesses “Unable to Cope with Minimum Wage Hike”

7 out of 10 Small Businesses “Unable to Cope with Minimum Wage Hike”

  SEOUL, Jul. 23 (Korea Bizwire) – A majority of small business owners in South Korea are considering reducing staff after being having difficulty coping with the government’s recent minimum wage hikes, the latest of which is set to come into effect next year. According to a survey of 300 small business owners and vendors [...]