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  • Baedal Minjok’s new fee system faces dispute

    Baedal Minjok’s recently restructured fee system, which involves charging restaurant owners a fixed-rate commission of 5.8 percent, is now facing criticism from restaurants that say it imposes a higher cost burden, industry sources said Su


  • Korea lifts ban on online liquor sales

    As of Friday, South Korean consumers can freely order alcoholic drinks online and pay via internet or with a mobile app. With a ban on online purchases of liquor lifted, convenience stores and hypermarket chains stand to benefit, according to the i


  • Korean hand sanitizer exports increase 12-fold amid pandemic

    The COVID-19 pandemic has fueled trade in Korean personal health and hygeine products. According to the South Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy on Sunday, exports of hand sanitizers in March reached $5.69 million, a steep climb of more


  • KT signs W24b deal to supply IPTV solutions to Thai firm

    KT Corp., South Korea’s leading telecommunications firm, said Sunday it has signed a 24 billion-won ($19.4 million) deal to supply internet protocol television (IPTV) solutions to a Thai firm. Under the deal with 3BB TV Co.., an affiliate of Thailan


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