Daily Archive: September 5, 2022

The Oligonucleotide Therapeutics Society’s Highly Anticipated Annual Meeting Returns in Person This Year

Featured Image for Oligonucleotide Therapeutics Society SAN DIEGO, Sept. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OTS is pleased to announce that, after two years of meeting virtually, the 18th Annual Oligo Meeting will include a robust in-person program live from Hilton Phoenix Resort at the Peak in Phoenix, Arizona, where delegates from many different countries can […]

S. Korea braces as Typhoon Hinnamnor nears

SEOUL– Super Typhoon Hinnamnor neared South Korea on Monday, forcing cancellations of hundreds of flights and prompting schools to switch to remote learning as the entire nation went on high alert for what could the most powerful storm ever to hit the…

Police to drop academic falsification charges against first lady

SEOUL– Police have decided to wrap up an investigation into academic falsification charges against first lady Kim Keon-hee without sending the case to the prosecution for possible indictment, a ranking police official said Monday.Kim has been accused …

Some 508,000 People Apply for 2023 College Entrance Exam

More than 500-thousand people applied for this year’s state-administered college entrance exam slated for November 17. According to the Korea Institute for Curriculum and Evaluation on Monday, 508-thousand-30 people applied for the 2023 College Scholas…

Thousands evacuate as Typhoon Hinnamnor hits South Korea

Thousands of South Koreans have evacuated as Typhoon Hinnamnor made landfall in the country’s south, authorities said on Tuesday, with heavy rain and strong winds expected to continue throughout the day.The typhoon, traveling north at about 52 kilomete…

S. Korea expected to become world’s most aged country in 2044

SEOUL– South Korea is expected to become the country with the largest share of people aged 65 years or older in the world in 2044 due to rapid aging, data showed Monday.The proportion of senior citizens in South Korea is forecast to account for 36.7 p…

Quartet of left-handed legends named to KBO anniversary team

SEOUL– Four of South Korean baseball’s greatest left-handed hitters were unveiled as the latest members of the commemorative team marking the 40th anniversary of professional baseball in the country Monday.The Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) has bee…