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WeMakePrice to Guarantee Quality of All Fresh Food Products

WeMakePrice to Guarantee Quality of All Fresh Food Products

SEOUL, Sept. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — WeMakePrice, a local open market operator, announced Wednesday that it will expand the ‘Fresh Food Quality Guarantee Program’ that promises a full refund if customers aren’t satisfied with the quality of fresh food, to cover all agricultural, fisheries, and livestock products. The new initiative comes after the program was [...]

Gov’t Urges Schools, Students to Settle Tuition Refund Row, Reaffirms ‘No Cash Support’ Stance

Gov’t Urges Schools, Students to Settle Tuition Refund Row, Reaffirms ‘No Cash Support’ Stance

SEOUL, June 18 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s education ministry on Thursday urged universities and students to mutually resolve the latter’s growing call for tuition refunds amid the new coronavirus pandemic. “(The ministry) feels regretful that students cannot attend in-person classes due to the new coronavirus. (It) also sympathizes with universities whose budgets have been [...]

College Students Launch 200-kilometer Protest March Calling for Tuition Refund

College Students Launch 200-kilometer Protest March Calling for Tuition Refund

GYEONGSAN, June 3 (Korea Bizwire) – A group of university students from Gyeongsan in North Gyeongsang province began a 200-kilometer protest march towards the Ministry of Education in Sejong, South Chungcheong province, calling for a tuition refund after their schools delayed on-campus classes amid the continued coronavirus outbreak. The chairmen of the student councils at [...]

Refunds Soar for Children’s Video Game Payments Using Parents’ Credit Cards

Refunds Soar for Children’s Video Game Payments Using Parents’ Credit Cards

SEOUL, Feb. 22 (Korea Bizwire) – The number of underage children using their parents’ credit cards or cell phones (direct carrier billing) to pay for their gaming ventures is on the rise, and as a result, refund requests from parents receiving monthly billing surprises are also growing.  According to the Korea Consumer Agency, there were [...]

Seoul Plans Changes for the Self-Driving Era

Seoul Plans Changes for the Self-Driving Era

SEJONG, Feb. 13 Korea Bizwire) – The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport announced Monday a set of plans for the local automotive industry from 2017 to 2021 to better prepare South Korea for the imminent era of autonomous vehicles. According to the ministry, demand for safer vehicles will only increase given Korea’s rapidly aging [...]