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Jeju Annuls Chinese Group’s License to Operate S. Korea’s 1st For-profit Hospital

Jeju Annuls Chinese Group’s License to Operate S. Korea’s 1st For-profit Hospital

SEOUL, Apr. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — The Jeju provincial government on Wednesday nullified the business license of a Chinese-owned medical center as South Korea’s first for-profit hospital as it missed the deadline for the launch of its operation. The Shanghai-based Greenland Group recently requested an extension of the March 4 deadline for the opening of [...]

Jeju to Revoke Chinese Group’s License to Operate S. Korea’s First For-profit Hospital

Jeju to Revoke Chinese Group’s License to Operate S. Korea’s First For-profit Hospital

JEJU, Mar. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — The government of Jeju Province said Monday it will take steps to nullify its conditional approval of a Chinese-owned medical center as South Korea’s first for-profit hospital. The Shanghai-based Greenland Group recently requested the extension of the March 4 deadline for the opening of the Greenland International Medical Center [...]

Jeju’s For-profit Hospital Protests Ban on Domestic Patients: Officials

Jeju’s For-profit Hospital Protests Ban on Domestic Patients: Officials

JEJU, Dec. 7. (Korea Bizwire) — The Greenland International Medical Center, conditionally approved earlier this week as South Korea’s first for-profit hospital, has expressed an intent to take legal action over the Jeju provincial government’s decision to ban South Korean patients from using the hospital, officials said Friday. Gov. Won Hee-ryong of the Jeju Special [...]

S. Korea’s First For-profit Hospital Gains Approval from Jeju Provincial Gov’t

S. Korea’s First For-profit Hospital Gains Approval from Jeju Provincial Gov’t

JEJU, Dec. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s first for-profit hospital received the final approval from the Jeju Special Self-Governing Province on Wednesday, putting an end to 16 years of controversy over the introduction of investor-owned medical institutions. Jeju Gov. Won Hee-ryong announced the approval of the Greenland International Hospital as a for-profit hospital on [...]