UPDATE : Friday, June 5, 2020
Government to create more jobs in healthcare sector
The government is set to create more jobs as pledged by President Moon Jae-...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-23 18:29
Birthrate falls 12% to hit record low
The number of births fell to 28,900 in June, marking an all-time low since ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-23 16:53
Parents to pay 5% of children’s hospitalization costs from October
Starting Oct. 1, parents with children aged 15 or younger will have only to...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-08-23 16:52
Civic groups oppose wrist-slapping drugmakers’ kickbacks
The Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) is moving to punish pharmaceutica...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2017-08-23 15:16
Regulators add sleep disorder to Tamiflu’s side effects
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said Wednesday that it has added sleep...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-23 12:53
Vaccine agency to cooperate with Indian government
The International Vaccine Institute (IVI) has signed a memorandum of unders...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-08-22 15:27
Ministry calls for gender equality in clinical trials
The Ministry of Gender Equality and Family여성가족부 said Friday it would streng...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-22 11:07
Dong-A Socio to supply contraceptives to Vietnam
The Dong-A Socio Group said it would step up efforts to penetrate the Vietn...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-08-18 16:25
‘Moon care’ to increase demand for healthcare goods, services
President Moon Jae-in’s recent pledge to cover all treatments will increase...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-18 15:33
‘Revision of KORUS FTA has little impact on healthcare sector’
With the U.S. Trade Representative having proposed talks with the Korean go...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-08-18 11:45
FDA helps developers detect Zika virus infection
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Thursday it would provide human ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-18 10:41
Project to send Korean hospitals abroad shows ‘zero’ progress
The government’s project to support Korean medical institutions’ advances a...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-08-17 19:54
Ministry to focus on stable supply of essential drugs
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) will create a basis for the sta...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2017-08-17 13:56
Ministry to conduct exhaustive search of ‘ultra-rare’ diseases
The Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) will conduct a complete enumerati...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-08-16 11:13
Park steps down, accuses media of ‘witch hunt’
Park Ki-young stepped down from her newly appointed post to head Science, T...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-14 10:29
KCDC to take care of foreigners in infectious outbreaks
Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) has finally come up...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-11 14:49
Park apologizes after 11 years but refuses to step down
Park Ki-young박기영, newly appointed head of the Science, Technology, and Inno...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-11 11:32
[Focus] Success of ‘Moon Jae-in care’ depends on 3 factors
President Moon Jae-in has announced a policy to drastically expand health i...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-08-10 17:22
Medical community slams Moon’s healthcare policy
President Moon Jae-in’s announcement Wednesday to invest 30.6 trillion won ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-10 12:35
Insurance benefits promised for all medical treatments
The Ministry of Health and Welfare announced Wednesday new measures to dras...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-09 18:34
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