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President Lee Nominates Competition-friendly Bureaucrat As New Health Minister

This article was originally published in PharmAsia News

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SEOUL - South Korea President Lee Myung-bak nominated a new minister of Health and Welfare in a partial cabinet shuffle Aug. 30, and his nominee is viewed as a market-oriented bureaucrat who could introduce foreign-friendly policies for Korea's healthcare market

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