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Kenyan Marathoners Fall for a Mountain Trail in Songnisan

Kenyan Marathoners Fall for a Mountain Trail in Songnisan

BOEUN, Jul. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — A relatively new winding path in Songnisan, a national mountain park in North Chungcheong Province’s Boeun-gun, has become a famous training ground for adventurous runners. The trail, which was officially opened to the public two years ago, spans 10 kilometers from Solhyang Park to Songni Tunnel, all situated within [...]

S. Korea Continues Agricultural Support for Kenya

S. Korea Continues Agricultural Support for Kenya

NAIROBI, Dec. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – A South Korean official has pledged to continue to help Kenyans boost agricultural output as hundreds of Kenyans expressed gratitude to Seoul for providing advanced agricultural technology.  Chung Hwang-keun, head of the Rural Development Administration in South Korea, made the commitment on Tuesday in a meeting with Kenyan officials [...]

LG Solar Powered Refrigerators to Rural Communites in Africa and South America

LG Solar Powered Refrigerators to Rural Communites in Africa and South America

SEOUL, Nov. 26 (Korea Bizwire) ― Twenty solar powered refrigerators equipped with Smart Inverter Compressors were donated to local communities in Africa and South America as part of LG Electronics’ partnership with the non-profit organization World Vision Kenya as well as the Ministry of Housing, Construction and Sanitation of Peru. These donations specifically targeted areas [...]

Korea’s “Solar School” Private-Public Partnership Program to Be Kicked off in Africa

Korea’s “Solar School” Private-Public Partnership Program to Be Kicked off in Africa

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct 14 (Korea Bizwire) — The Ministry of Education said on October 11 that it would begin the “solar school project” on an experimental basis in efforts to reduce the digital gap in African countries jointly with Samsung Electronics. The solar school project is an international development program to increase opportunities for children [...]