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Income Polarization Apparent as Student Loans Soar

Income Polarization Apparent as Student Loans Soar

SEOUL, Oct. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – Recent data has shown that the polarization of wealth has grown more apparent for youth as an increasing number of college students are struggling under the burden of student loans, while a chosen few thrive with their inherited fortunes. According to the Korea Student Aid Foundation, 2.51 million college [...]

Gov’t Releases Comprehensive Measures to Fight Cancer

Gov’t Releases Comprehensive Measures to Fight Cancer

SEOUL, Sept. 12 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea rolled out a package of measures Monday to effectively treat and prevent cancer, the leading cause of death in the country, by providing free checkups to heavy smokers and other financial aid to cancer patients in low income brackets, the health ministry said.  The comprehensive plan for [...]