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School Milk Program Under Fire as Popularity Wanes

School Milk Program Under Fire as Popularity Wanes

SEOUL, Nov. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Skeptical views towards the school milk program in South Korea are rapidly increasing. According to the Korea Dairy Committee, the rate of milk supply at schools steadily decreased since it hit 53.2 percent in 2014, dropping to 50.8 percent in 2017. Parents of elementary school students decide whether they [...]

Samsung’s ‘Milk’ Music Service Rising in Popularity

Samsung’s ‘Milk’ Music Service Rising in Popularity

SEOUL, Jan.13 (Korea Bizwire) – Samsung Electronics announced that its ‘Milk’ music streaming service has surpassed the 30 million download mark worldwide. After its release in the American market in March 2014, ‘Milk’ is now being offered in Korea, China, Australia, New Zealand and Malaysia, providing music streaming services. Through a streaming radio service, users [...]

Dairy Industry in Dilemma Over Rising Milk Inventories

Dairy Industry in Dilemma Over Rising Milk Inventories

SEOUL, Dec. 7 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s milk industry has been mired in a quandary over increasing milk inventories over the past years due to an oversupply and sluggish consumption amid falling birthrates and a prolonged economic slump. In a desperate bid to tide over the difficulty, the industry has been trying to cut [...]

Pair Ham and Sausage with these Foods to Avoid Cancer

Pair Ham and Sausage with these Foods to Avoid Cancer

SEOUL, Nov.10 (Korea Bizwire) - With uneasiness spreading ever since the WHO announcement that processed meat such as ham and sausages contain carcinogens, there is hope for meat lovers as sesame leaves, chives and kimchi have been identified as health boosters that can  lower the risk of cancer. The Korean Dietetic Association (KDA) and the [...]