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New Year’s Resolution Trends Boost DIY Sales

New Year’s Resolution Trends Boost DIY Sales

SEOUL, Jan.26 (Korea Bizwire) – More consumers seem to be trying to save money by teaching themselves new skills in the new year. According to the online shopping site TMON (www.tmon.co.kr), sales of exercising tools, also known as ‘New Year’s resolution products’, increased 51 percent compared to the same period last year. Sales of steppers [...]

Koreans 6th Largest Foreign Language Speaking Population in the U.S.

Koreans 6th Largest Foreign Language Speaking Population in the U.S.

SEOUL, Nov.6 (Korea Bizwire) – A recent report has revealed that 1,117,343 individuals in the U.S. currently speak Korean at home. Local newspapers from the Korean community reported that there are currently 60,361,574 people speaking a foreign language other than English in the U.S., which is equivalent to 20 percent of the population over five [...]

Innovative Way to Enhance Quality of English Lessons at Lower Cost

Innovative Way to Enhance Quality of English Lessons at Lower Cost

SEOUL, Korea, Nov 18 (Korea Bizwire) – A low-cost English learning solution has been made available by a start-up company called HeraReading. The company recently launched a “HELPS” (high-education low-price system) service by which it offers English teaching classes jointly with local community centers. As there is little overhead for running schools as the company makes use [...]