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Pesticide Storage Cabinets Help Save Lives

Pesticide Storage Cabinets Help Save Lives

HWASEONG, May 16 (Korea Bizwire) — The Hwaseong Community Health Center in Gyeonggi Province launched a suicide prevention project called the ‘Green Life Village Project’ in 2010 by installing pesticide storage cabinets at homes located in agricultural areas.  The cabinets were designed to prevent easy access to pesticides for individuals considering suicide. The 1.2-meter-high cabinets [...]

S. Korea Begins Development of Test Bed for Self-Driving Cars

S. Korea Begins Development of Test Bed for Self-Driving Cars

SEOUL, Aug. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea has launched its project to develop a new test bed for self-driving cars that will also include the development of new technologies to test autonomous cars, the government said Tuesday.  The new test bed, called the K-city, will be built around the Korea Transportation Safety Authority’s existing [...]

Universal Studios Theme Park Coming to Hwaseong

Universal Studios Theme Park Coming to Hwaseong

SEJONG, Dec.23 (Korea Bizwire) – The fifth Universal Studios theme park in the world will be built in Hwaseong, Gyeonggi Province. The Korea Water Resources Corporation announced that it had selected the Universal Studios Korea (USK) consortium as the preferred bidder for the Songsan Green City International Theme Park. The consortium consists of five companies [...]