Beer cans are getting bigger with growing popularity of imported beer. Most canned beers sold here have been 330 ml or 355 ml, but people in their 30s and 40s who have developed a penchant for imported brews are plumbing for the half-liter and boosting the sales dramatically.
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Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn on Tuesday declared the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome outbreak officially over and assured the public that it can now be free of fears. The announcement came 69 days after the outbreak began on May 20.
MERS took 36 lives, infected 186 people and led to 6,729 … …read more
Kathleen Stephens, the former U.S. ambassador to Seoul, will start a new career in September as a professor at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies.
Stephens is going to lecture on diplomacy and trade, with a focus on Korean Peninsula and the international order.
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The last person quarantined with suspected Middle East Respiratory Syndrome was released early Monday morning, health authorities said. After an inter-agency meeting Tuesday Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn will assure the public that they no longer face an infection risk.
However, the announc… …read more