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Companies to provide support for improving the environm...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Nov 21, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) signs an MOU with companies including DAYOU WINIA, SAMHWA PAINTS INDUSTRIAL and LG Hausys on November 21 at Koreana Hotel, Seoul in order to create children’s areas safe from harmful substances.   The companies that signed the MOU wil...
MOE to hold ‘Kimchi-making event without waste’
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Nov 18, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) will hold a ‘Kimchi Making and Sharing without Waste’ with Vice Minister Jeong Yeon-man, culinary experts and homemakers on November 18 at Daebang Social Welfare Center in Seoul.   The event is aimed at creating environmentally-friend...
Presidents of National Institute of Environmental Resea...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Nov 14, 2014
National Institute of Environmental Research (NIER) attended the 11th Meeting of Korea-China-Japan Presidents of National Institute of Environmental Research which was held from November 11 to 15 in Kawasaki, Japan and agreed to shore up joint research and cooperation on pa...
International Symposium on Greenhouse Gas Emissions Tra...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Nov 11, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) will hold the International Symposium on Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) on November 12 at EL Tower, Seoul. The symposium is aimed at sharing experiences on ETS operation of foreign countries and business for successful implem...
Public hearing on expanding Low Emission Zone to be hel...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Nov 07, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) will hold a public hearing to improve existing Low Emission Zone (LEZ) system on November 7 at the President Hotel, Seoul. The public hearing is held in accordance with the MOU on improving air quality in the metropolitan area which was signed be...
Expand private investment for invigorating the environm...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Nov 04, 2014
Korea Environmental Industry & Technology Institute (KEITI) signs an MOU for Promoting Investment in the Environmental Industry with Korean Venture Capital Association (KVCA) on November 4.   The signing ceremony takes place at the head office of KVCA at Seocho-gu...
Noise standard for factory in the green area to be impr...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Nov 03, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) will make a preliminary announcement on revision of Enforcement Decree of Noise and Vibration Control Act for 40 days from November 3.  The revision aims to improve permissible emission standards for noise by factories in green areas. ...
International Symposium on Aquatic Ecosystem Health Ass...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Oct 30, 2014
National Institute of Environmental Research will hold Paper Presentation of Undergraduate/Graduate Students in the Field of Aquatic Ecosystem and International Symposium on Aquatic Ecosystem Health Assessment on October 30 at The-K Hotel, Seoul.   The event is aime...
Plan to Improve Financial Holding Company System
[ Financial Services Commission ]
Oct 29, 2014
Press Release October 29, 2014   Plan to Improve Financial Holding Company System     Background   Korea’s financial industry adopted financial holding company system in 2011 to maximize synergy among financial subsidiary compan...
Symposium on National Geopark to be held
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Oct 27, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) and Korea National Park Service will hold a Symposium on Development of Geopark Tourism from October 28 to 29 at Kumho Resort, Jeollanamdo.   The symposium will draw about 200 participants including public officials from local govern...