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2014-10-20 23:03:54

While the U.S. has completed the transition from conventional to safety devices among a popular vascular access device type, the Asia-Pacific market still lags behind due to a lack of legislation, reports iData Research Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 According to a new report from iData Research (http://www.idataresearch.com), the Asia-Pacific region vascular access device market, encompassing Japan, Australia, South Korea, India and China, is stable, but could grow if authorities...

2014-10-20 23:01:08

Koryotel.com launched a new calling plan with 300 minutes for calls to South Korea landlines and mobiles at only $4.49/month. The plan is called "South Korea 300" and it has many advantages. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 South Koreans who live abroad now have the chance to save money on their international calls to South Korea thanks to the low price offered by Koryotel.com. The rate in dollars is 1.5¢/minute to call both landlines and mobiles with the new...

2014-10-16 12:29:31

Prescribers Are Enthusiastic about the SGLT-2 Inhibitors, but Payers Are Not Fully Convinced of the Added Benefits of These Agents, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that, for the treatment of type 2 diabetes, over 90 percent of surveyed physicians in South Korea and Taiwan indicated that they would use SGLT-2 inhibitors when they become available, and over the next three years these emerging...

2014-10-15 08:39:11

American Eagle Outfitters Tests Impact of shopBeacon(TM) REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the heels of its acquisition by South Korea-based mobile and commerce leader SK planet, shopkick, the most widely used real-world shopping app, today has reported it has driven more than one billion dollars in revenue for its partner retailers since its launch in 2010; more than half of which occurred in the past 12 months. This year shopBeacon(TM), its end-to-end,...

2014-10-14 23:06:43

Peyton Howell, President of Global Sourcing and Manufacturer Relations, to participate in mission to Japan and South Korea with Secretary Pritzker. Chesterbrook, PA (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker announced that AmerisourceBergen – along with 19 other U.S. firms – has been selected for a Business Development Mission to Asia later this month focused on the healthcare and energy sectors. In an effort to promote U.S. exports to Japan and South Korea,...

2014-10-13 12:20:55

NUREMBERG, Germany, October 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent GfK survey in China, Germany, South Korea, the UK and the US indicates that people in these countries see potential in using smartwatches to 'carry' tickets for passenger transport or as security keys to their computers and online accounts. The ability to transmit healthcare data via a smartwatch is also of particular interest to the majority of people. In America and China, there is openness for using smartwatches...

2014-10-07 04:21:17

BUSAN, South Korea, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over one million users took part in iQIYI's crowd-funding program for The Golden Era, a film by Ann Hui in 2014, and RMB 18 million was raised within 3 minutes. On October 5, 2014, Li Yansong, the President of iQIYI Motion Pictures ("iQIYI"), shared the latest results and strategies of Baifa Youxi, a crowd-funding platform jointly launched by iQIYI and Baidu in 2014, with the Korean Film Council (KOFIC) forum during the 19th Busan...

2014-10-06 12:29:27

Competition Will Intensify as More Companies Target This Fast-Growing Market, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the Asia Pacific market for facial injectables will grow quickly to approach $1.9 billion by 2022. While the more developed facial injectable markets in Australia and South Korea will continue to expand, the underpenetrated Chinese and Japanese markets will be more dynamic, with...

2014-09-30 16:27:55

Penetration of Dental Implants is Highest in Japan and Lowest in India and Australia, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the Asia Pacific dental implant market--including Australia, China, India, Japan and South Korea--will expand at a strong rate through 2023. Dental implant procedure volumes will grow as physicians are increasingly trained on the technique and as patient awareness rises....

2014-09-29 20:23:14

SEOUL, Republic Of Korea, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Vaccine Institute (IVI), a Seoul-based non-profit international organization devoted to research in vaccine development and delivery for the developing world, announced the appointment of Jerome H. Kim, M.D., as the organization's Director General, effective early 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140929/148946 "Jerome's scientific knowledge, technical expertise, and organizational and leadership...

Latest South Korea Reference Libraries

2008-05-06 14:47:35

The Nine-spined Stickleback (Pungitius pungitius), is a species of fish in the Gasterosteidae family. It is found in Belarus, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greenland, Ireland, Japan, South Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Republic of, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

2007-07-17 11:33:40

The Chinese Goral (Nemorhaedus caudatus), is a species of wild goat found in the mountains of eastern and northern Asia. A population of this subspecies exists in the Korean Demilitarized Zone, near the tracks of the Donghae Bukbu Line. The species is classified as endangered in South Korea, with an estimated population of less than 250.

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