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DHL Global Forwarding Ships More than 1.3 Million Covid-19 Test Kits from South Korea

DHL Global Forwarding Ships More than 1.3 Million Covid-19 Test Kits from South Korea

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA, April 24 (Korea Bizwire) – DHL Global Forwarding South Korea has air freighted more than 1.3 million Covid-19 test kits in the first three weeks of April, to Brazil, Ecuador, India, Lithuania, Poland, and Russia as countries around the world race to curb the spread of Covid-19. Tapping on its global network [...]

Algernon Receives Regulatory and Ethics Approval for Phase 2 Ifenprodil COVID-19 Human Study in South Korea

Algernon Receives Regulatory and Ethics Approval for Phase 2 Ifenprodil COVID-19 Human Study in South Korea

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 23 (Korea Bizwire) —  Algernon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CSE: AGN) (FRANKFURT: AGW) (OTCQB: AGNPF) (the “Company” or “Algernon”) a clinical stage pharmaceutical development company, is pleased to announce that it has received approval from the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety in South Korea, as well as ethics approval, for an investigator-led, Phase [...]

S. Korea’s Overall Financial System Appears to be Resilient: IMF

S. Korea’s Overall Financial System Appears to be Resilient: IMF

SEOUL, April 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Tuesday that South Korea’s overall financial system appears resilient, but it warned of growing vulnerabilities. The IMF said most parts of South Korea’s banking system appear prudentially strong, but prospects for banks and insurers are dimming due to growth-related uncertainties, low interest rates, [...]

Algernon to Support Planned Phase 2 Trial of Ifenprodil for Coronavirus

Algernon to Support Planned Phase 2 Trial of Ifenprodil for Coronavirus

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Algernon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CSE: AGN) (FRANKFURT: AGW) (OTCQB: AGNPF) (the “Company” or “Algernon”) a clinical stage pharmaceutical development company is pleased to announce that Novotech, a leading Asia-Pacific clinical research organization (CRO), has identified physicians in South Korea who have agreed to conduct an investigator initiated phase 2 [...]

77 pct of Foreigners Have Positive Image of S. Korea as a Nation

77 pct of Foreigners Have Positive Image of S. Korea as a Nation

SEOUL, Feb. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — Some eight out of ten foreigners around the world positively evaluated the image of South Korea. According to an online survey of 8,000 people in 16 countries, including South Korea, by the Korean Culture and Information Service operating under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, 76.7 percent of [...]

ESR Achieves APAC’s First WELL Gold Certification for Logistics Real Estate and Attains LEED Gold Certification in South Korea

ESR Achieves APAC’s First WELL Gold Certification for Logistics Real Estate and Attains LEED Gold Certification in South Korea

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA / HONG KONG, CHINA, Jan. 23 (Korea Bizwire) – ESR Cayman Limited (“ESR” or the “Group”; SEHK Stock Code: 1821), the leading pan-Asia logistics platform and the largest owner of logistics stock by GFA and the largest development pipeline in the Seoul Metropolitan Area, has received APAC’s first WELL Gold Certification with [...]

Center for Hydrogen Safety Announces Memorandum of Understanding with South Korea’s Gangwon Technopark

Center for Hydrogen Safety Announces Memorandum of Understanding with South Korea’s Gangwon Technopark

New York, NY, Jan. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — A Memorandum of Understanding was signed on January 13 between The Center for Hydrogen Safety (CHS), a global technical community within the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), and Gangwon Technopark (GWTP), a government agency within South Korea’s Gangwon Province, inviting CHS to provide expert safety reviews [...]