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Half of Firms Pick Shortage of Talent as Biggest Hurdle for AI: Survey

Half of Firms Pick Shortage of Talent as Biggest Hurdle for AI: Survey

SEOUL, April 6 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean companies pointed to the difficulty in securing professionals as the biggest hurdle preventing them from adopting artificial intelligence (AI), a local think tank said Monday. The state-run Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade recently conducted a survey of 283 companies, with 53 percent of them choosing [...]

S. Korean Students Don’t Think Marriage is an Obligation: Survey

S. Korean Students Don’t Think Marriage is an Obligation: Survey

SEOUL, Feb. 25 (Korea Bizwire) – A substantial number of South Korean elementary, middle and high school students no longer think that marriage is an obligation. ChildFund Korea, a Seoul-based charity organization for children with mental and physical disabilities, conducted a survey of 708 elementary, middle and high school students. Only 16.7 percent of the [...]

COVID-19 Makes S. Koreans Less Happy, Economically More Insecure: Survey

COVID-19 Makes S. Koreans Less Happy, Economically More Insecure: Survey

SEOUL, Feb. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — South Koreans felt less happy last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, with women, young adults, the elderly and low-income citizens affected the most, a state-run think tank’s survey showed Tuesday. According to an annual survey on 8,336 adults by the Korea Institute of Public Administration (KIPA) from September [...]

Vitamins Are Top-selling Health Supplement; Lactic Acid Popular Among Women

Vitamins Are Top-selling Health Supplement; Lactic Acid Popular Among Women

SEOUL, Feb. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Among a variety of health supplements, vitamin supplements were named the top-selling item in South Korea. The state-run Korea Agro‑Fisheries & Food Trade Corp. (aT) conducted an online survey of 800 local consumers, 76 percent of whom (multiple answers possible) said that they had bought vitamin supplements in the [...]

Over 80 pct of Public Perceive ‘Gapjil’ Problem as Serious

Over 80 pct of Public Perceive ‘Gapjil’ Problem as Serious

SEOUL, Jan. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — More than eight out of 10 people consider “gapjil,” a phenomenon referring to abusive conduct by people in positions of power toward those under their influence, a serious problem plaguing society, a poll showed Wednesday. Gapjil is a portmanteau term that refers to an authoritarian attitude or actions toward [...]

Philips World COPD Day Survey Reveals Care Challenges, Telehealth Adoption, and Increased Global Awareness Surrounding Respiratory Health

Philips World COPD Day Survey Reveals Care Challenges, Telehealth Adoption, and Increased Global Awareness Surrounding Respiratory Health

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Nov. 17 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced findings from its first ever World COPD Day survey ahead of the awareness day on November 18. Philips surveyed more than 4,000 adults in China, India, Russia and the U.S. to gather insights on global awareness of [...]

Healthcare Professionals Top Credibility Score in APAC: Herbalife Nutrition Survey

Healthcare Professionals Top Credibility Score in APAC: Herbalife Nutrition Survey

HONG KONG, CHINA, Oct. 27 (Korea Bizwire) – Premier global nutrition company, Herbalife Nutrition, has released the second part of its Asia Pacific Nutrition Myths Survey 2020, revealing that healthcare professionals are the most trusted source of nutrition information providers amidst consumers who rely on such advice to achieve desired health outcomes. The survey was [...]

Herbalife Nutrition Survey Reveals Asia Pacific Consumers Have a Clear Vision for Healthy Aging, But Fear of Illness Due to Lower Immunity Topped List of  Aging-Related Worries

Herbalife Nutrition Survey Reveals Asia Pacific Consumers Have a Clear Vision for Healthy Aging, But Fear of Illness Due to Lower Immunity Topped List of Aging-Related Worries

HONG KONG, CHINA, Sept. 29 (Korea Bizwire) - Premier global nutrition company, Herbalife Nutrition, today released findings from the 2020 Asia Pacific Healthy Aging Survey, which revealed that Asia Pacific consumers have a clear vision of what healthy aging means to them, but less than three in 10 consumers had the confidence to age healthily, with [...]