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On March 15, 2012, together with all our advisers, President of company has introduced a new corporate philosophy, “Contributing to international society through the research culture for better globe.” Committed to this shared philosophy, both the advisors and the management strive to achieve the corporate mission of pursuing physical and spiritual happiness for people around the world as well as contributing to the development of humankind and society. “The Leena & Luna International will mobilize the organizational abilities and contribute to international society with the support of researchers, scientists, intellectuals, social scientists,policy makers, academicians, scholars and philosophers, for development of research cultures through application of creative thinking for solution of problems around the globe for better life” The role of Research and Development Departments is: 1.

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