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Korea, China and Japan to gather for biodiversity conse...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Oct 10, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) holds the 2nd Tripartite Policy Dialogue on Biodiversity among Korea, China and Japan at Alpensia Convention Center, Pyeongchang on the 11th to facilitate policy exchanges and cooperation on biodiversity conservation among the three countri...
MOE-MOSPA to preemptively respond to toxic chemical spi...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Oct 07, 2014
The Korean government will come up with measures to minimize damage from chemical accidents through early detection.The Ministry of Security and Public Administration (MOSPA) and the Ministry of Environment (MOE) will set up a monitoring system for harmful substances leak a...
12th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Co...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Oct 06, 2014
The twelfth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity, dubbed COP 12, will be held from October 6 to 17 with representatives from 194 countries, international organizations, NGOs and global companies in attendance. Following the seventh me...
NIER receives a Certificate of Honour for donating ‘Bio...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Oct 01, 2014
National Institute of Environmental Research (NIER) received a Certificate of Honour from the Cambodian government for donating an illustrated guide to biodiversity of Cambodia on September 25. NIER has conducted a joint study on biodiversity in Southeast Asia, which is a biodive...
COP 12 for sustainable development kicks off
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Sep 29, 2014
The twelfth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity, dubbed COP 12, will be held from September 29 to October 17 at Alpensia Resort in PyeongChang, with about 20,000 representatives from 194 countries, international organizations, ...
Plan to Improve Prudential Regulations on the Asset Man...
[ Financial Services Commission ]
Sep 26, 2014
Press Release September 25, 2014       Plan to Improve Prudential Regulations on the Asset Management Industry     The FSC set out its plan to improve prudential regulations on the asset management industry. The plan in...
Enjoy autumn scenery during ‘National Park Week’
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Sep 26, 2014
Korea National Park Service (KNPS) designates ‘National Park Week’ for 10 days from September 26 to October 5, during which a wide-range of cultural performances and eco-tourism programs will be offered in National Parks across the nation.  The National Park Week, which is i...
A talk concert on ‘Youth and Environmental Job’ to be h...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Sep 24, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) holds a talk concert titled ‘Youth and Environmental Jobs’ on September 23 at Chungnam National University to communicate with the young, inviting the Vice Minister of Environment and environmental businessmen. The talk concert is aimed at helpin...
Minister of Environment to conduct environmental diplom...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Sep 22, 2014
Minister Yoon Seong Kyu will depart for the United States on September 22 to attend the UN Climate Summit, which will be held from the 23rd at UN headquarters in New York. The UN Climate Summit is held to collect political wills of leaders around the world to reach a meaningful g...
Korea leads an accident-free highway future
[ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport ]
Sep 22, 2014
Korea leads an accident-free highway future Pilot running on the Seoul-Busan highway took place, showcasing technologies for preventing driver errors such as drowsiness and negligent driving   □ Korea is leading the world in the smart highway technology field, thr...