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Study Shows 1 in 5 S. Koreans Are Unhappy

Study Shows 1 in 5 S. Koreans Are Unhappy

SEOUL, Dec. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — More than 20 percent of South Koreans regard themselves as unhappy, according to a recent survey. The Korea Development Institute queried 2,000 participants in a survey, with 20.2 percent of the respondents saying that they felt unhappy in the past, as well as in the present, and don’t expect [...]

Majority of Koreans Claim PyeongChang Olympics Were a Success

Majority of Koreans Claim PyeongChang Olympics Were a Success

SEOUL, Nov. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — A recent survey revealed that 81.4 percent of the South Korean public saw the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics as a “success”. The economic effects of the Games were calculated to be 41.6 trillion won in terms of productivity and added value, while having induced employment for 232,000 people. This is [...]

Poll Shows Koreans Evenly Divided over Legal Ban on Dog Slaughter

Poll Shows Koreans Evenly Divided over Legal Ban on Dog Slaughter

SEOUL, Nov. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean adults appear evenly divided over whether to legally ban the slaughter of dogs for meat, according to a poll released Friday. The survey of 501 Koreans older than 19 by local pollster Realmeter showed that 44.2 percent endorsed the enactment of a new law prohibiting the killing [...]

New Ways Amazon is #DeliveringSmiles this Holiday for Customers in Republic of Korea

New Ways Amazon is #DeliveringSmiles this Holiday for Customers in Republic of Korea

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, Nov. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – (NASDAQ:AMZN) – Between shopping for gifts, preparing your home for guests, finding the perfect outfit, and prepping holiday meals, many people don’t have the time to enjoy the holidays. In fact, according to a recent survey commissioned by Amazon and conducted online by The Harris Poll, nearly four [...]

Senior Citizens More Optimistic about Future Economic Hardship than Young, Mature Adults

Senior Citizens More Optimistic about Future Economic Hardship than Young, Mature Adults

SEOUL, Oct. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — According to a recent national survey on civil rights focusing on senior citizens, 7 out of 10 young and middle-aged adults said they expected to encounter economic hardship during the rest of the lives. This is in sharp contrast to senior citizens, more than half of whom responded saying [...]

Over 80 pct of South Koreans Back Renewable Energy Expansion: Poll

Over 80 pct of South Koreans Back Renewable Energy Expansion: Poll

SEOUL, Sept. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — More than eight in 10 South Koreans favor the increased use of renewable energy on the grounds that it is clean and inexhaustible, a poll showed Monday. According to the survey of 1,003 South Koreans across the nation, 86.2 percent of respondents said they are in favor of the [...]

Global Survey Shows Companies Are Using More Automation in Cybersecurity, But Still Have Work to Do

Global Survey Shows Companies Are Using More Automation in Cybersecurity, But Still Have Work to Do

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Skybox® Security, a global leader in cybersecurity management, has released the results of a global survey conducted by Osterman Research, Understanding Security Processes and the Need to Automate. The survey, which includes responses from 465 senior security leaders at large enterprises in the U.S., EMEA and APAC,* reveals [...]