UPDATE : Thursday, August 6, 2020
Government to help cover costs for injuries from side effects
The government said it would help patients get compensation for diseases ca...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-06-28 12:30
Korea gives medical equipment to Uganda
The Korea Foundation of International Healthcare (KOFIH) said that it has d...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-06-27 17:48
False ads of ‘hair loss treatments’ got caught
Korea’s drug regulator said it has found many advertisements that either pr...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-06-27 16:42
Expat students exempted from mandatory health insurance enrollment, for now
The Ministry of Health and Welfare has decided to exempt foreign students f...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-06-26 15:32
KPBMA, KOTRA to support overseas expansion of pharmaceutical industry
The Korea Pharmaceutical and Bio-Pharma Manufacturers Association (KPBMA) a...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-06-24 11:34
Patients still suffer 100 days after regulator legalized medical marijuana
Wednesday marked the 100th day since Korea legalized the import of medical ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-06-20 14:40
Korea can benchmark Philadelphia’s rise as ‘Cellicon Valley’: experts
Anticipation for the Korean biohealth industry is growing amid multinationa...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-06-18 13:42
‘Moon administration to expand investment into healthcare, quality of life’
The Moon Jae-in government will enhance the social safety net, build a life...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-06-14 16:49
Physicians, industrialists split over WHO’s grouping of game into disease
The World Health Organization’s decision to put gaming disorder on the list...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-06-13 16:02
'Big data is overrated, vulnerable to contamination'
Big data, the key to medical technologies in the future, is being regarded ...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-06-10 16:15
State health insurance agency, WHO seeks cooperation
National Health Insurance Service (NHIS) President Kim Yong-ik held talks w...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-06-07 16:27
Expat workers left behind in mandatory health insurance program
Foreigners who stay longer than six months in Korea are obliged to subscrib...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-06-07 15:27
Pharma industry urges deregulation to develop new drug using AI
The Korean pharmaceutical industry called for the government to ease regula...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-06-05 11:53
Seoul holds policy consultation with WHO
The Ministry of Health and Welfare and the delegation from the World Health...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-06-04 17:35
Will Seoul retrieve ₩14.7 billion invested in Invossa’s R&D?
The government said it invested a total of 14.72 billion won ($12.34 millio...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-05-31 11:27
Supreme Court finalizes jail term to ‘Anaki’ operator
The Supreme Court sentenced a jail term to the operator of “Anaki,” the Kor...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2019-05-30 16:36
Regulator faces serious repercussions after Invossa debacle
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety recently confirmed that Kolon Life Sci...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-05-29 14:50
Government to discuss gaming disorder for disease classification
As the World Health Organization recently decided to classify gaming disord...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-05-28 14:44
‘State support for biohealth will benefit only large hospitals’
Activists slammed the Moon Jae-in government’s plan to give massive support...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-05-24 16:13
Moon vows massive support for biohealth industry
The Moon Jae-in government has embarked on a grand project to nurture the b...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-05-23 12:31
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