gnb content footer

home

Government

Briefing Room

Press Releases

Press Releases

Press Releases RSS RSS

Press Releases

Incheon Asiad main stadium opens to the public
[ Incheon Asian Games Organizing Committee ]
Jun 03, 2014
On June 1, 2014 Incheon Asian Games Organizing Committee (IAGOC) hosted a friendly football match between Korea and Kuwait to test its games operation system, with 51,000 spectators in attendance. President of IAGOC Kim Youngsoo, Chairman of the Coordination Committee and IOC mem...
An international conference to share global biodiversit...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Jun 02, 2014
An international conference to discuss global biodiversity policies based on scientific knowledge and data will be held. The Ministry of Environment (MOE) and National Institute of Ecology (NIE) announced to hold the 1st Conference on Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform...
‘Air Quality of My Neighborhood’ to be launched with im...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
May 30, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) announced that it will launch the application ‘Air Quality of My Neighborhood (hereafter ‘App’)’ that promptly alerts particulate matters (PM10) forecast and warning and provides information on air quality with improved functions on May 30. ...
MOE to hold briefing sessions for national greenhouse g...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
May 28, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) laid out a ‘National Emissions Permit Allocation Plan’ for implementing the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) and will hold briefing sessions to collect opinions of stakeholders at Daejeon, Daegu and Gwangju on May 29. Public hearing will be held...
MOE and Water Environment Policy Forum to discuss the f...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
May 27, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) and Water Environment Policy Forum, which is a federation of eight water environment academic associations, will jointly hold the 1st Water Environment Policy Seminar under the theme of ‘The Present and Future of Education on Water Environment...
Call for projects: candidates for the 2nd phase
[ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport ]
May 26, 2014
Call for projects: candidates for the 2nd phase 2014 Global Infra Fund   Maximum KRW 500 million provided to a candidate, applications accepted till June 17th   □ The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of the Republic of Korea (Minister: H.E. ...
Policy forum on the restrictive use of food waste dispo...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
May 21, 2014
On May 21, the Ministry of Environment (MOE) holds a policy forum at National Assembly Memorial Hall to collect opinions about restrictive use of food waste disposer at home (hereinafter referred to as “disposer”) after making a pre-announcement of revision of the Sewerage Act...
‘Environmental Career Fair 2014’ in Yeongnam Region to ...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
May 20, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) will hold the ‘Environmental Career Fair 2014 in Yeongnam Region’ at 2B Hall, Busan Exhibition and Convention Center (BEXCO) in Busan from May 20.   The job fair which used to be held mostly in the capital area will be held in Yeo...
Endangered species, Leopard cat, inhabit Bukhansan
[ Ministry of Environment ]
May 14, 2014
Leopard cat known as the top-level predator in Korea’s ecosystem was found to live in Bukhansan. Korea National Park Service (KNPS) announced on the 13th that it recorded a video clip of Leopard cat, Class Ⅱ endangered species, at the Bukhansan National Park for the first tim...
Golfer Choi Kyoung-ju becomes Incheon AG goodwill ambas...
[ Incheon Asian Games Organizing Committee ]
May 14, 2014
On May 14, Choi Kyoung-ju, a Korean professional golfer who currently plays on the Professional Golfers’ Association Tour, has been appointed as a Goodwill Ambassador of the 17th Asian Games at SKY72 Golf & Resort. President of the Incheon Asian Games Organizing Committee Kim...