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Government Allows Blood Donations from Malaria-Infected Regions

Government Allows Blood Donations from Malaria-Infected Regions

SEOUL, Oct. 7 (Korea Bizwire) – The government announced Friday that it was temporarily lifting its ban on blood donations from malaria-infected regions over concerns that the country will suffer another blood shortage during the coming winter.  According to the Ministry of Health & Welfare, residents from eight cities and counties, including Paju, Gimpo, and [...]

Samsung Electronics Joins Int’l Blood Donation Campaign

Samsung Electronics Joins Int’l Blood Donation Campaign

SEOUL, Aug. 16 (Korea Bizwire) – Samsung Electronics Co., a South Korean tech giant, said Tuesday it has joined an international blood donation campaign to encourage more people to give blood for those in desperate need.  The Red Cross’s International Missing Type (IMT) initiative encourages popular brands and organizations to remove A, B and O [...]