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Seoul to Introduce World’s 1st Mobile Hydroelectric Generator

Seoul to Introduce World’s 1st Mobile Hydroelectric Generator

SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul Metropolitan Agency and Enomad, a South Korean startup, plan to hold a special program on eco-friendly energy from October 12 to 20. The event, titled the ‘Cheonggyecheon Energy Fishing Ground’, invites participants to use a mobile hydroelectric generator to ‘catch’ hidden energy in the Cheonggyecheon Stream. Participants [...]

Reenactment of Examination Held During Japanese Invasion of Korea in 1592

Reenactment of Examination Held During Japanese Invasion of Korea in 1592

JEONJU, Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Past tests conducted during the Japanese Invasion of Korea in 1592, the Joseon Dynasty, will be reenacted. The Jeonju city in North Jeolla Province said Thursday it will hold the “1593 Jeonju Civil Service Examination Reenactment Event” on Saturday at the Traditional Culture Training Institute and around the Hanok [...]

New National Police Agency Mascot Reflects Gender Equality

New National Police Agency Mascot Reflects Gender Equality

SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) – The Korean National Police Agency (KNPA) has drastically refined its own administrative rules, removing unnecessary gender distinctions contained in regulations or rules and revising terms containing gender stereotypes. Accordingly, one of the mascots symbolizing police officers is expected to change into pants next year instead of a skirt. Two [...]

Gov’t Expands Green School Project

Gov’t Expands Green School Project

SEOUL, Oct. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — The Rural Development Administration (RDA) said Tuesday it plans to expand its “Green School Project” to 20 schools next year, an initiative that has students decorating and cultivating their own garden in their classroom. The goal of the project is to help students cooperate with experts by creating vertical [...]