A Seoul court yesterday ordered the suspension of the large-scale Saemangeum tideland reclamation project, the utility of which has been disputed for years.
The court made the decision in response to a request to halt the project from environmentalists and civic groups who fear much damage will be wrought on the ecological system of the w..
The government's controversial Saemangum land reclamation project can not even be considered in Europe, according to a leading wetland European specialist yesterday.
"I understand that space is limited for agriculture and economic development in South Korea, but the government should take responsibility for saving the unique wetlands beca..
A long procession of people, grouped in two, was seen along the streets in downtown Seoul yesterday, engaged in a repeated motion of taking a few steps with their palms drawn together and then giving deep bows with their heads lowered on the concrete floor.
At the very front of the line were four men, Catholic priest Mun Kyu-hyun, 58, Buddh..
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Period : April 26, 08:00AM ~ April 27, 19:00PM
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World Water Flows to Kyoto, Shiga and Osaka
Dates:March 16-23, 2003 (8days)
Kyoto, Shiga and Osaka have been selected as the venues for the 3rd World Water Forum, to be held in March 2003. These three prefectures share the water resources of the Lake Biwa - Yodo River Basin, and their collaboration in hosting the Forum symbolizes the bas..