Anyone who has built or lives in a Passive House building already has this part of the energy transition taken care of. After all, the low energy demand in a Passive House can sustainably come from regional energy sources.
Starting this year, all Korean public servants, from rank-and-file members to high-ranking officials, will receive software education. The Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning (MSIP) said on Jan
In South Korea, the newly-coined term “earthen spoon” is definitely among 2015's Words of the Year. The term “earthen spoon” (a self-deprecating term referring to those without wealthy and influential family backgrounds) symbolizes the frustration of many Koreans in their 20s while serving as a symbol of fear for Koreans in their 50s and 60s.
On October 12, the Park Geun-hye government announced its plan to reintroduce state-authored history textbooks for secondary school students, a controversial move that made a comeback 42 years after the authoritarian Park Chung-hee government
In North Korea, standards laws pertain to North Korea’s standardization policy and there is a national standard called KPS. The Korea National Quality Supervision Agency (SAQM) is operating under the National Academy of Sciences of North Korea, one of North Korea’s cabinet agencies.