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Higher Risk of Medical Infrastructure Paralysis in Post-COVID-19 Era

Higher Risk of Medical Infrastructure Paralysis in Post-COVID-19 Era

SEOUL, Jan. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — A recent survey showed that disasters like the paralysis of public healthcare and IT infrastructure are expected to have a higher risk in the post-coronavirus era. The National Disaster Management Institute asked 100 disaster safety-related professionals to pick five disasters with a potential to be highly impacted by the [...]

S. Korea Lags Behind in Hydrogen Charging Infrastructure

S. Korea Lags Behind in Hydrogen Charging Infrastructure

SEOUL, Oct. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea needs to further expand the country’s hydrogen charging infrastructure as it lags behind advanced countries amid growing interest in zero-emission vehicles, a business association said Thursday. South Korea has emerged as a major player in technologies involving hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicles and fuel-cell battery-based power generation in [...]

S. Korea to Create 85 Bn-won Global Infrastructure Venture Fund

S. Korea to Create 85 Bn-won Global Infrastructure Venture Fund

SEJONG, Oct. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea will create an 85 billion-won (US$75.2 million) global infrastructure development fund to address the key constraints of private investment in overseas projects, the land ministry said Friday. The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transportation signed an agreement with the Korea Development Bank and the Export-Import Bank of [...]

NTT Security Launches Security Services for Industrial Control Systems

NTT Security Launches Security Services for Industrial Control Systems

TOKYO, Sept. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — NTT Security Corporation (Head Office: Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo; CEO: Jun Sawada), the specialized security company of NTT Group, has launched “IT/OT Integrated Security Services”. The new services will be taken to market globally through the NTT Group companies, Dimension Data, NTT Communications and NTT DATA, forming part of its suite [...]

Lane Departure Warning System To Be Made Compulsory on New Cars, Ministry of Transport Says

Lane Departure Warning System To Be Made Compulsory on New Cars, Ministry of Transport Says

SEOUL, April 25 (Korea Bizwire) – The South Korean government is making it mandatory for large vehicles to be equipped with a lane departure warning system (LDWS) as part of a nationwide effort to improve road safety, a regulation that will take effect in July. The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (MOLIT) announced plans [...]

S. Korea Targets Central America’s Infrastructure Projects

S. Korea Targets Central America’s Infrastructure Projects

SEOUL, Jan. 19 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s transportation and construction ministry said Thursday that it is seeking to sign a memorandum of understanding with a development bank in Central America to widen cooperation in building infrastructure in the region.  Under the deal, the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport will share know-how on infrastructure [...]