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Women who experience blackouts are more likely to have suicidal thoughts

Women who experience blackouts are more likely to have suicidal thoughts

Seoul, July 23 (Korea Bizwire) – Women who experience blackouts after drinking have a higher tendency to think about suicide. Professor Park Eun-chul and his team of preventive medicine at Yonsei University analyzed material from the National Nutrition Survey, conducted from 2007 to 2011 on 42,347 adults. They compared drinking frequency and quantity etc., and [...]

Daum Acquires Legendary SeoulBus App to Expand O2O Business

SEOUL, Sept. 18 (Korea Bizwire) – Daum Communications acquired smartphone app SeoulBus as a stepping stone to expand its business into local online to offline (O2O) market and reinforce its mobile advertisement business. Daum, the second largest Internet portal in Korea to be merged with Kakao Inc. next month, announced on September 16 that it took [...]

Sinchon Sees Reduced Traffic Accidents Since Its “Transit Mall” Designation

Sinchon Sees Reduced Traffic Accidents Since Its “Transit Mall” Designation

SEOUL, July 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Sinchon, one of the magnets for young people in Seoul, sees traffic accidents declining significantly since it was designated as the first ‘Public Transport-only Area’ in Seoul early this year. The Seoul Metropolitan Government selected Sinchon as its first “Transit Mall” where only buses, vans with more than 16 passengers, emergency [...]

Sinchon to Offer 50% Discount through “TAP Day Festival”

Sinchon to Offer 50% Discount through “TAP Day Festival”

SEOUL, June 27 (Korea Bizwire) – A large-scale discount event will be launched this weekend providing 50-percent discount by participating stores in Seoul’s Sinchon area. Under the slogan of “Now Sinchon Is 50% Discount,” the discount event called “Tap Day Festival” will be held on June 28. In the event, some 300 stores in the area [...]