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Korea shares skills and experience in aviation educatio...
Mar 24, 2016
An instructor gives a lecture about airport pavement in Nairobi. As part of a Korea-Africa partnership on aviation education, the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport organized an educational program for local aviation workers from March 14 to 18 in Nairobi. Ko...


Korea, Laos extend legislative cooperation
Mar 24, 2016
Korea and Laos are to strengthen cooperation on legislation, the forming of laws and governing. The Ministry of Government Legislation signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) between Korea and Laos to cooperate on legislation on March 18. Minister of Government...


Korea, ASEAN discuss cooperation on information, media
Mar 23, 2016
Korea and ASEAN countries will enhance cooperation on the information and media sectors. The Korean government made these proposals as a way to bolster cooperation at the Conference of the Ministers Responsible for Information and Related Meetings that took place on March ...


Korean, Thai economic cooperation to deepen
Mar 23, 2016
President Park Geun-hye meets with Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand Somkid Jatusripitak at Cheong Wa Dae on March 22.President Park Geun-hye met with Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand Somkid Jatusripitak in Seoul to discuss cooperation measures covering the economic relationship...


A cradle of the creative economy will be formed: Presid...
Mar 22, 2016
The Pangyo Startup Campus opened in Seongnam-si City, Gyeonggi-do Province, on March 22. This complex will provide support to people who want to start a business. It will provide support during all business startup procedures, ranging from launching and growing a business,...


Korean hospitals go global
Mar 21, 2016
The governments of Korea and Iran hold a meeting to discuss cooperation measures in the medical sector. The meeting took place in Tehran in March 2016. Over recent years, more and more Korean medical organizations and health care businesses have been finding success in oversea...


President to form science, technology council
Mar 18, 2016
President Park Geun-hye announced on March 17 that her administration will establish a presidential strategic council on science and technology so as to considerably boost the nation's R&D productivity. President Park Geun-hye announces her plans to launch a presidential c...


Gov't eases exporters' visa requirement
Mar 17, 2016
More non-Korean exporters based in Korea will now be eligible for an international trade visa. The Ministry of Justice announced that it will increase the number of international trade visas it gives out in order to support non-Koreans’ export activities in the country. In...


President Park to attend Nuclear Security Summit
Mar 17, 2016
President Park Geun-hye will visit Washington to attend the fourth Nuclear Security Summit at the end of March. She will then make an official visit to Mexico and hold a summit meeting with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto. President Park Geun-hye is to visit Washington...


Government reveals new logo
Mar 16, 2016
Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Kim Jongdeok (left) and Vice Minister of the Interior Kim Sung-lyul (right) unveil Korea's new 'government identity,' or logo, at the government complex in Seoul on March 15. Korea has changed its official "government identity."...