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NMPA Approves Toripalimab in Patients with Locally Advanced or Metastatic Urothelial Carcinoma who Failed Platinum-Containing Chemotherapy or Progressed within 12 Months of Neoadjuvant or Adjuvant Platinum-Containing Chemotherapy

NMPA Approves Toripalimab in Patients with Locally Advanced or Metastatic Urothelial Carcinoma who Failed Platinum-Containing Chemotherapy or Progressed within 12 Months of Neoadjuvant or Adjuvant Platinum-Containing Chemotherapy

SHANGHAI, China, April 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Junshi Biosciences (HKEX: 1877; SSE: 688180), a leading innovation-driven biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development and commercialization of novel therapies, announced today that the National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) of China has granted a conditional approval to toripalimab for the treatment of patients with locally advanced or [...]

False Chinese Claims Spur Korean American High School Students to Push for Korean Hanbok Day

False Chinese Claims Spur Korean American High School Students to Push for Korean Hanbok Day

SEOUL, April 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Korean American high school students in the United States have stepped up to take action against false claims by China that hanbok, Korean traditional attire, actually originate in China. The Asian American Youth Council (AAYC), a youth organization active in the U.S., announced Sunday that municipality of Tenafly in [...]

Genesis to Launch Sedan, SUV in China

Genesis to Launch Sedan, SUV in China

SEOUL, April 2 (Korea Bizwire) — Genesis, the independent luxury brand of Hyundai Motor Co., said Friday it will debut its flagship sedan and sports utility vehicle (SUV) in China to target the high-end segment in the world’s largest vehicle market. Genesis showcased G80 sedan and GV80 SUV in a media event in Shanghai, which [...]

Analytica Announces Expansion of PeriCoach® Pelvic Health Solution into China

Analytica Announces Expansion of PeriCoach® Pelvic Health Solution into China

BRISBANE, Australia, March 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Analytica Limited (ASX:ALT), the Australian manufacturer of the PeriCoach pelvic floor exercise system for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence, has entered into a joint venture (JV) agreement to manufacture, distribute and market the system in China, Macau, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Analytica partners with Hebei NACOL Bio-Technology [...]

S. Korean Series ‘Vincenzo’ to Remove Controversial Ad Scene from Overseas Streaming Services

S. Korean Series ‘Vincenzo’ to Remove Controversial Ad Scene from Overseas Streaming Services

SEOUL, March 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Producers of the popular Korean TV series “Vincenzo” said Wednesday that they will remove the controversial scene featuring a Chinese product from overseas streaming services amid rising domestic anger over Chinese sponsorship. In the eighth episode of the dark comedy that aired on March 14 on tvN, an instant [...]

China Lays Out False Claims on Korea’s Chicken Soup

China Lays Out False Claims on Korea’s Chicken Soup

SEOUL, March 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Chinese internet search behemoth Baidu has listed Korean traditional chicken and ginseng soup, or “samgyetang,” as having originated in China. Baidu’s encyclopedia claims that samgyetang is a ‘Guangdong-style’ soup made with Korean ginseng, pullet, and glutinous rice that was ‘handed down’ to Korea to become one of the country’s [...]