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ROK and the US to Hold their 6th High-Level Meeting on ...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Oct 25, 2013
1. In Seoul on October 30 and 31, the Republic of Korea and the United States will hold their Sixth High-Level Meeting on their Special Measures Agreement (SMA), which will come into effect in 2014. ※ The current SMA (2009~2013) will expire on December 31, 2013. 2. At the for...
ROK and Azerbaijan Sign an Agreement on the Mutual Reco...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Oct 25, 2013
1. The Governments of the Republic of Korea and Azerbaijan have agreed to mutually acknowledge the validity of driver’s licenses issued by the other side. The ROK’s Ambassador to Azerbaijan Choi Suk-inn and Minister of Internal Affairs Ramil Usubov of Azerbaijan signed the Agreem...
‘Environmental Career Fair 2013’ to be held
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Oct 25, 2013
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) and Korea Environmental Industry & Technology Institute (KEITI) will hold the ‘Environmental Career Fair 2013’ at B1 Hall, COEX, Seoul from October 29 to 30 with an aim to connect job seekers with environmental industries to realize the visio...
Foreign Minister Delivers a Keynote Speech at a Luncheo...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Oct 24, 2013
1. Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se delivered a keynote speech at an event to mark the 68th United Nations Day, which was hosted by the UN Association of Korea at Plaza Hotel on October 24. In his speech, Minister Yun reflected on the ROK’s admission to the UN 22 years ago and its s...
Smog from China has no influence in Korea
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Oct 23, 2013
Smog from China has no influence in Korea   National Institute of Environmental Research (NIER) announced the forecast for impact of high-density smog, which was generated in northeastern province, China (Harbin) due to coal-fired heating system in winter, on Korea. &nbs...
MOFA Spokesperson’s Commentary on the Japanese Foreign ...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Oct 23, 2013
1. The Government of the Republic of Korea strongly protests the attempt of the Japanese government to undermine the sovereignty of the Republic of Korea over Dokdo by producing and distributing through Internet sites, including that of the Japanese Foreign Ministry, a video cont...
ROK and China’s Three Northeast Provinces to Hold their...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Oct 22, 2013
1. The 2nd forum on economic cooperation between the ROK and the three northeast provinces of China -- Jilin, Liaoning and Heilongjiang -- will take place in Seoul on October 25, co-hosted by the ROK Foreign Ministry (Consulate General in Shenyang), the Korea Chamber of Commerce ...
International conference on medical tourism to be held ...
[ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport ]
Oct 18, 2013
International conference on medical tourism to be held in Korea - For a six day period, the conference will help solidify Korea's global status as one of the major medical tourism powers in the world -   The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of the ...
Korea shares its floods control know-how with the UN ES...
[ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport ]
Oct 18, 2013
Korea shares its floods control know-how with the UN ESCAP/WMO Typhoon Committee - Seven countries in the Asia-Pacific alongside the Typhoon Committee participate at a workshop held in Seoul at the Han River Flood Control Office to explore ways to reduce damage caused by e...
President to make visits to Western European countries
[ Office of the President ]
Oct 17, 2013
The President to Make Visits to Western European CountriesPresident Park Geun-hye will make a three-nation tour of Western Europe November 2-8, 2013. The presidential trip will include an official visit to France, a state visit to the United Kingdom and visits to Belgium and the ...