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Use of Drones for Accident Investigation and Disaster Areas on Rise

Use of Drones for Accident Investigation and Disaster Areas on Rise

SEOUL, Jan. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The value of drones mounted with infrared ray cameras, thermal sensors and radar is gradually rising, particularly for use in accident investigation or disaster areas that are inaccessible to humans. According to the National Fire Agency, firefighting drones were mobilized for various accident areas 4,782 times over the past [...]

Acquiring National Qualification Certificate Top New Year’s Resolution Among Soldiers

Acquiring National Qualification Certificate Top New Year’s Resolution Among Soldiers

SEOUL, Jan. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — The top New Year’s resolution among soldiers currently serving was earning ‘vocational qualifications’. The Defense Media Agency conducted a survey of 744 service members, 44.7 percent of whom expressed interest in vocational study. Service members were interested in acquiring national qualification certificates for languages as well as other vocational [...]

S. Korea to Build Rehabilitation Center for Disabled in Vietnam

S. Korea to Build Rehabilitation Center for Disabled in Vietnam

SEOUL, Jan. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea, which fought in the Vietnam War, has stepped up to help the disabled in Vietnam’s war-torn regions. The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), South Korea’s overseas aid agency, said Tuesday that it had signed signed the Record of Discussion with the Quang Tri Provincial People Committee to help the disabled [...]