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Seniors Using More Online Banking and Shopping Services as Digitalization Takes Speed

Seniors Using More Online Banking and Shopping Services as Digitalization Takes Speed

SEOUL, April 14 (Korea Bizwire) — As the process of digitalization builds up speed amidst the spread of contactless services in the pandemic era, more people in their 50s and 60s are using online banking and shopping platforms. The Ministry of Science and ICT conducted a survey of 25,144 households and their 60,305 members over [...]

New Law to Enable Online Submission of Litigation Documents

New Law to Enable Online Submission of Litigation Documents

SEOUL, March 9 (Korea Bizwire) — The Ministry of Justice issued an advance legislation notice on Tuesday with respect to the revision of the Act on the Use of Electronic Documents in Civil Procedures. Current laws require litigants to submit by person their litigation documents such as land register, building register and certificate of corporate [...]

Online Health Coaching Helps Manage Chronic Diseases: Study

Online Health Coaching Helps Manage Chronic Diseases: Study

SEOUL, April 9 (Korea Bizwire) – The combination of offline health coaching with smartphone-based online coaching helps improve the self-management of individuals suffering from chronic diseases, a recent study showed. A research team from the Department of Family Medicine at Seoul National University Hospital said Thursday that it had tested the effectiveness of the offline health coaching [...]