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2013 Dynamic Busan Mini Edition Now Available
[ Busan Metropolitan Government ]
Feb 19, 2014
A bound volume of Busan’s English newspaper, Dynamic Busan, has been published in a mini edition. The new edition has a total of eight volumes that contain all the Dynamic Busan articles from 2013. Since 2005, Dynamic Busan has been popular among residents and foreigners alike fo...
China’s Vice Foreign Minister to Visit the ROK
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Feb 19, 2014
1. Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin of China will visit the Republic of Korea from February 20 through 22. During the visit, he will hold a meeting with Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Lee Kyung-soo and pay courtesy calls on the Foreign Minister, the Unification Mi...
Wood waste generated by construction to be actively rec...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Feb 18, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE), the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (MOLIT) and Korea National Park Service (KFS) agreed to cooperate on preventing waste of forest resources and national budget by recycling waste lumber generated from development projects as...
Peninsula Club Launched
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Feb 18, 2014
1. On February 18, the Foreign Ministry held a launching ceremony of the “Peninsula Club” with Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se in attendance. 2. The Peninsula Club consists of the 21 foreign diplomatic missions stationed in the ROK but also accredited to North Korea, which have a...
Bombing Attack on a Tourist Bus Carrying ROK Nationals ...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Feb 17, 2014
1. On the heels of the bombing attack on a tourist bus carrying nationals of the Republic of Korea in Egypt, the ROK Foreign Ministry formed a task force for protection of overseas Koreans and is working to learn about the situation and decide ways to deal with it. 2. Foreign Mi...
MOFA Spokesperson’s Statement on the Terrorist Bombing ...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Feb 17, 2014
1. The government of the Republic of Korea cannot withhold utmost resentment and outrage over and strongly condemns the terrorist bombing attack on a tourist bus carrying ROK nationals, which occurred in Taba on Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula near the border with Israel on February 16. ...
Second Vice Foreign Minister Meets with the IOM Directo...
[ Ministry of Foreign Affairs ]
Feb 17, 2014
1. On February 17, Second Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Cho Tae-yul met with William Swing, Director-General of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) who is on a visit to the Republic of Korea from February 17 through 19. In their meeting, the Vice Minister and th...
Korean Aviation Training Expert seconded to ICAO
[ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport ]
Feb 17, 2014
Korean Aviation Training Expert seconded to ICAO   The secondee will participate in developing the global aviation training policy & positive impact on establishing Int'l Aviation University is expected.   A Korean aviation expert will work on the deve...
Restrictions during Spring Fire Danger Period in nation...
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Feb 14, 2014
Korea National Park Service (KNPS) declared to restrict some of the trails in national parks from February 15 to prevent forest fire in the spring season.   During the Fire Danger Period, 142 trails (665km) vulnerable to forest fire, including a trail from Nogodan ...
MOE to nurture 100 export leading green companies
[ Ministry of Environment ]
Feb 13, 2014
The Ministry of Environment (MOE) and Korea Environmental Industry Association (KEIA) announced to carry out ‘Green Export 100’ aimed at fostering 100 small-and medium-sized, export-oriented environmental companies by 2018.   The project is designed to promote Kor...