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Measures to Improve Structural Soundness of Household D...
[ Financial Services Commission ]
Feb 27, 2014
Press Release February 27, 2014     Measures To Improve Structural Soundness of Household Debt       Background   As of the end of 2013, Korea’s household debt amounted to KRW 1,021 trillion. The government has been taking a series of mea...
The 2nd Stakeholders Consultation Meeting for the 7th W...
[ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport ]
Feb 27, 2014
The 2nd Stakeholders Consultation Meeting for the 7th World Water Forum held at the largest scale ever Only a year left for the "Olympics in the water field" to be held in Korea   The Second Stakeholders Consultation Meeting for the Seventh World Water Forum wil...
Workshop on the Northeast Asia Peace and Cooperation In...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Feb 26, 2014
1. The government of the Republic of Korea, by drawing upon the international support for its Northeast Asia Peace and Cooperation Initiative it won over the past year, will continue to make active diplomatic efforts and implement concrete cooperation projects in order to put the...
Abu Dhabi Crown Prince of the UAE to Visit the ROK
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Feb 26, 2014
1. Crown Prince Mohamed of Abu Dhabi of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will make an official visit to the Republic of Korea from February 26 through 28. 2. During his visit to the country, Crown Prince Mohamed will pay a courtesy call on President Park Geun-hye and attend the o...
Overseas construction policy support center launched
[ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport ]
Feb 25, 2014
Overseas construction policy support center launched Policy development support and overseas market development strategies will be forthcoming from the center   The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of the Republic of Korea announced that a launching ...
Foreign Minister Meets with China's Vice Foreign Minist...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Feb 22, 2014
1. On February 22, Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se met with China's Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin, who was on a visit to the Republic of Korea on the heels of his visit to North Korea. In the meeting, the Foreign Minister was briefed by the Chinese Vice Minister on the outcome ...
ROK and Argentina to Hold their 5th High-level Policy C...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Feb 21, 2014
1. The Foreign Ministry’s Deputy Minister for Political Affairs Lee Kyung-soo and Undersecretary of Foreign Policy of Argentina’s Foreign Ministry Maria del Carmen Squeff will hold the 5th High-level Policy Consultation between the Republic of Korea and Argentina in Seoul on Febr...
NIER designated as WHO Collaborating Center for Vulnera...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Feb 21, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) announced that Environment Health Research Department of National Institute of Environmental Research (NIER) was designated as Collaborating Center for World Health Organization (WHO) for the first time in Northeast Asia.   MOE an...
MOLIT plans to increase the number of on-the-job traine...
[ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport ]
Feb 21, 2014
MOLIT plans to increase the number of on-the-job trainees in overseas construction to 300 - The maximum number of trainees for a company to apply for increased from 10 to 15 persons -     The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of the Republic o...
Financial Policy Direction for the Year of 2014
[ Financial Services Commission ]
Feb 20, 2014
Press Release February 20, 2014     Financial Policy Direction for the Year of 2014     Key Points   -  Establish a specialized IT security agency for the financial sector -  Abolish financial regulations that hinder...