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Korea Expressway Corp. Expands ‘Rest-Mileage’ Incentive for Truckers

Korea Expressway Corp. Expands ‘Rest-Mileage’ Incentive for Truckers

SEOUL, Oct. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korea Expressway Corp., which manages South Korea’s highways across the nation, said Wednesday that it had expanded the application of the ‘rest-mileage’ system introduced to encourage truck drivers to observe rest hours. The system was introduced as a way to prevent drowsy driving among truck drivers by providing [...]

Expressway Service Areas Introduce Service Robots

Expressway Service Areas Introduce Service Robots

SEOUL, April 26 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korea Expressway Corp., which manages South Korea’s highways across the nation, has introduced a variety of robot services for trial in response to the current contactless consumption trends following the coronavirus outbreak. The Hwaseong Service Area (Mokpo Bound) on the Seohaean Expressway introduced a coffee-making robot that operates [...]

Unused Land Near Highway in Gangwon Province Repurposed to Create Social Value

Unused Land Near Highway in Gangwon Province Repurposed to Create Social Value

WONJU, Nov. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korea Expressway Corp.’s Gangwon Regional Headquarters has been receiving praise for actively trying to create social value by repurposing unused land near highways in the province. In addition to the communal farmland that was created in Donghae for those in need earlier in the year, construction of a [...]