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‘Car-Free Week’ to be held from Sep 30 to Oct 6
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Sep 26, 2013
‘Car-Free Week’ to be held from Sep 30 to Oct 6   Marking World Car Free Day on September 22 every year, the Ministry of Environment (MOE) will hold ‘Car-Free Week’ for one week from September 30 to October 6 across the nation.   World Car Free Day, first led by t...
Foreign Minister Presents a Vision for Development towa...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Sep 25, 2013
1. Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se, who is attending the 68th Session of the UN General Assembly, was invited to attend as the representative of donor countries the High-Level Side Event on Millennium Development Goal (MDG) Acceleration co-hosted by the UN Development Programme (UN...
2014 AG Medal Design Is Revealed
[ Incheon Asian Games Organizing Committee ]
Sep 25, 2013
The 2014 Incheon Asian Games Organizing Committee (IAGOC) has revealed the design for the medals to be awarded at the 2014 Asian Games, which opens on September 19 next year. Along with the design for the gold, silver, and bronze medals, also revealed were the designs for the awa...
Ticketing Information for the Busan International Film ...
[ Busan Metropolitan Government ]
Sep 24, 2013
Tickets for the opening and closing films of the Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) go on sale September 24, 2013 at 5 p.m. Tickets for all other films can be purchased from September 26 at 9 a.m. Tickets will be made available online at http://biff.movie.daum.net/ticket/ho...
ROK and Ukraine Sign a Bilateral Agreement on Visa Exem...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Sep 24, 2013
1. On the sidelines of the 68th Session of the UN General Assembly, Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se and his Ukrainian counterpart Leonid Kozhara signed the Agreement on Visa Exemptions for the Holders of Official and Service Passports at the UN headquarters, New York, on September ...
ROK and the Australian Foreign Ministers Discuss Ways t...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Sep 24, 2013
1. On the sidelines of the 68th Session of the UN General Assembly, Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se met bilaterally with Australia’s new Foreign Minister Julie Bishop on September 23. In their meeting, the two sides took note of the development of the relations between the Republic...
NIER and NIFDS to join forces
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Sep 23, 2013
NIER and NIFDS to join forces   National Institute of Environmental Research (NIER) and National Institute of Food and Drug Safety Evaluation (NIFDS) signed an MOU on integrated chemicals research on September 17 to break down barriers between the two institutes and achiev...
Chinese radio news, info show to debut in October
[ Busan Metropolitan Government ]
Sep 23, 2013
Busan English Broadcasting (FM 90.5MHz) will offer a news and information program in Chinese next month after receiving approval from the Korea Communications Standards Commission in July. Starting at the end of October, Busan e-FM will present an hour of Chinese language local a...
Korea aspires to win its fifth term as council member o...
[ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport ]
Sep 23, 2013
Korea aspires to win its fifth term as council member of ICAO - MOLIT dispatches government delegation comprised of top Korean aviation experts to  ICAO for its bid for reelection -   The 38th Assembly of the International Civil Aviation Organization wil...
MOFA Spokesperson’s Statement on the Terrorist Attack a...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Sep 22, 2013
1. The Government of the Republic of Korea cannot but feel anger and shock over the terrorist attack that occurred at the Westgate Shopping Mall in northwestern Nairobi, Kenya, on September 21 and strongly condemns it. 2. The Government of the Republic of Korea extends its deepe...