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Mobile Carriers Offer Online Benefits to Cater to Contact-free Demand

Mobile Carriers Offer Online Benefits to Cater to Contact-free Demand

SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean mobile carriers are taking membership benefits online as the coronavirus is resulting in higher consumption in the contact-free market. SK Telecom Co., for one, is introducing various membership benefits to T Membership, the company’s online membership platform, for a series of contact-free modes of consumption including online [...]

Online Transactions for Rental Services Surge as Coronavirus Pandemic Drags On

Online Transactions for Rental Services Surge as Coronavirus Pandemic Drags On

SEOUL, July 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Ever since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, an increasing number of consumers are turning to rental services to use a variety of products without having to pay large sums of money to purchase them. Major online shopping malls Gmarket and Auction reported a 561 percent increase in the [...]

GS Caltex Moves ‘Classroom Healing’ Program Online

GS Caltex Moves ‘Classroom Healing’ Program Online

SEOUL, May 8 (Korea Bizwire) — GS Caltex Corp., South Korea’s second-largest refiner, will conduct “Classroom Healing” online, a social contribution program for grade 1 of middle school students, amid the outbreak of the novel coronavirus. The program is a collective art healing program aimed at preventing maladjustment of students to their social environment at [...]