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S. Korea Donates COVID-19 Test Kits Worth 930 mln Won to Afghanistan

S. Korea Donates COVID-19 Test Kits Worth 930 mln Won to Afghanistan

NEW DELHI, Sept. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea has donated new coronavirus test kits worth 930 million won (US$800,000) to Afghanistan, according to diplomatic officials Sunday. The some 40,000 test kits of the real-time polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) type were delivered on Saturday at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, according to the South [...]

BTS’ J-hope Donates 100 mln Won for Children in Need amid Pandemic

BTS’ J-hope Donates 100 mln Won for Children in Need amid Pandemic

SEOUL, Aug. 18 (Korea Bizwire) – J-hope, a member of popular K-pop band BTS, donated 100 million won (US$84,416) for children suffering economic hardship due to the new coronavirus pandemic, a charity group said Tuesday. According to ChildFund Korea, J-hope expressed hope that his donation will be delivered to children in crisis, especially to those [...]

ADX Labs Donates $100,000 to Advance COVID-19 Vaccine Research

ADX Labs Donates $100,000 to Advance COVID-19 Vaccine Research

MINNEAPOLIS, June 24 (Korea Bizwire) — ADX Labs, Inc. has donated $100,000 to the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) to speed the development of COVID-19 vaccines. The donation was made by ADX Labs’ charitable arm, the ADX Foundation. CEPI, which the journal Nature called “by far the largest vaccine development initiative ever against viruses that are [...]