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Most Accurate Standard Time Station in South Korea to Open Next Year

Most Accurate Standard Time Station in South Korea to Open Next Year

DAEJEON, Apr. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — The most accurate standard time station to date in South Korea will begin its test broadcasts sometime next year. According to the Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science (KRISS), a new long-wave station will open early next year in Gyeonggi Province. Using a frequency between 50 and 100 kHZ, [...]

Pyngyang’s New Time Zone Likely to Cause Confusion at Kaesong Complex

Pyngyang’s New Time Zone Likely to Cause Confusion at Kaesong Complex

SEOUL, Aug. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – North Korea’s decision to reset its standard time from this week could cause confusion for South Korean businessmen going to the Kaesong industrial complex in the North, with Pyongyang yet to explain any changes to entry rules, officials said Friday. Pyongyang had announced it is rolling back its standard [...]