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Service Output in 15 Provinces, Cities Dips Last Year amid Pandemic

Service Output in 15 Provinces, Cities Dips Last Year amid Pandemic

SEOUL, Feb. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Service output in 15 provinces and major cities declined last year as the new coronavirus outbreak dealt a blow to the face-to-face service segments, data showed Monday. The country’s service output fell 2 percent last year, according to Statistics Korea. Excluding Seoul, six cities and nine provinces posted an [...]

S. Korea’s Online Food Market Grows Explosively in 2020 amid Pandemic

S. Korea’s Online Food Market Grows Explosively in 2020 amid Pandemic

SEOUL, Feb. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s online food market posted explosive growth in 2020 from a year earlier due to the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, data showed Monday. The value of online food transactions in Asia’s fourth-largest economy came to 43.4 trillion won (US$39.2 billion) last year, up 62.4 percent from a [...]