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Online Applications for Virus Relief Money Begin

Online Applications for Virus Relief Money Begin

SEOUL, May 11 (Korea Bizwire) — An online application for the government’s emergency coronavirus relief funds to all households began Monday morning. The Ministry of the Interior and Safety said nine local credit card companies started receiving online applications through their websites or mobile phone applications. The application is available, first, for those who wish [...]

Align Technology Foundation Commits US$ 1 Million Donation for COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Align Technology Foundation Commits US$ 1 Million Donation for COVID-19 Relief Efforts

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN) today announced that the Align Foundation, the Company’s donor-advised fund through Fidelity Charitable, has pledged to donate US$1 million to support COVID-19 relief efforts globally. Align will also donate personal protective equipment (PPE) such as N95 masks and is working with partners to [...]

Constellation Brands Partners with its Flagship Brand to Commit More than $2.5 Million to COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Constellation Brands Partners with its Flagship Brand to Commit More than $2.5 Million to COVID-19 Relief Efforts

VICTOR, N.Y., March 26 (Korea Bizwire) – Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, in partnership with a number of its iconic beer, wine, and spirits brands, announced today a collective commitment of more than $2.5 million to COVID-19 relief efforts. “Our hearts go out to the many individuals and businesses [...]

Telephone Booths Evolve to Provide Shelter and Relief

Telephone Booths Evolve to Provide Shelter and Relief

SEOUL, Nov.10 (Korea Bizwire) – The Seoul Metropolitan Government has announced that deserted phone booths will be modified into ‘relief booths’. A ‘relief booth’ is a phone booth where citizens can take shelter when they are threatened criminally. After an individual enters and presses a button, the door closes automatically and sirens go off. Through [...]