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Revised bill on Indoor Air Quality Control Act finalize...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Sep 03, 2014
An institutional framework to systematically control construction materials causing ‘sick building syndrome (SBS)’ and radon, a lung cancer-causing substance, will be established.   With an aim to prevent public health damage from SBS and radon exposure, MOE has ...
MOLIT conducted a comprehensive drill in response to ai...
[ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport ]
Sep 03, 2014
MOLIT conducted a comprehensive drill in response to aircraft accidents preparing for the 17thAsian Games Incheon 2014   “Do not miss the 30 minutes of Golden Hour"  Practical drill was conducted to build up initial response capabilities to accidents.   ...
MOE to combat illegal wastewater discharge through tail...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Sep 02, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) and Korea Environmental Industry & Technology Institute (KEITI) will launch a technical support advisory group for industrial wastewater discharge facilities to achieve government-wide policy goals, which are ‘normalizing the abnormal’ an...
A launching ceremony for 50 Love Tap Water Villages was...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Aug 29, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) designated 50 ‘Love Tap Water Villages’ and held a launching ceremony at Koreana Hotel, Seoul on August 28. At the ceremony, resident representatives from 50 ‘Love Tap Water Villages’ across the nation, Cho Yoon Mi, Representative of Green Co...
Green Purchase Support Center to open in Chungbuk Provi...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Aug 27, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) and Korea Environment Industry & Technology Institute (KEITI) will open the fourth Green Purchase Support Center at Cheongju, Chungbuk Province following Ansan, Busan and Jeju. The opening ceremony will be held at Chunbguk Green Purchase ...
Action Plan to Promote 'Creative Finance'
[ Financial Services Commission ]
Aug 26, 2014
August 26, 2014   Action Plan to Promote ‘Creative Finance’     The FSC set out a set of action plan to promote ‘creative finance’: ①facilitate technology finance to reach out to lenders and businesses announced; ②foster venture capital markets t...
Introduction of Liquidity Coverage Ratio(LCR) under Bas...
[ Financial Services Commission ]
Aug 26, 2014
Press Release August 26, 2014     Introduction of Liquidity Coverage Ratio(LCR) under Basel III       Under the Basel III, Liquidity Coverage Ratio(LCR)* is set to be globally introduced starting from January 2015. The mini...
Purchase of green products by public institutions excee...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Aug 21, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) announced that governmental and public organizations purchased 2.431 trillion won of green products last year. The purchase volume has increased by eight times from 254.9 billion won in 2004.   *Green Product: A product which obta...
The 5th International Environmental Forum for CCS to be...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Aug 21, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) is holding the 5th International Environmental Forum for CCS (Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage) at EL Tower, Seoul on August 22.   The forum which marks its 5th anniversary this year has been held since 2010 with an aim to share...
2014 Smart Geospatial Expo Talent Employment Pavilion p...
[ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport ]
Aug 19, 2014
2014 Smart Geospatial Expo Talent Employment Pavilion planned for opening - Total of 31 positions will be open for hiring from 8 companies during the Expo period (August 25-27, 2014) after conducting job interviews -   □ The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and ...