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MOLIT-Gwangmyeong City invests KRW 160 billion to grow into a ‘small-sized smart city’

2024-07-03T16:36:30+09:002024.07.03|Report|

The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport uses the latest smart city technology to help local governments respond to regional extinction and the climate crisis. Through this, we support local governments to solve various urban problems and respond to global environmental changes. According to related industries on the 3rd, Gwangmyeong-si, Gyeonggi-do, was selected as a 'climate crisis response type' in the '2024 Smart City Creation Project' recently announced by MOLIT. Gwangmyeong City will receive 3 billion won in government funding over three years and apply climate crisis-specific solutions through cutting-edge technology throughout the city. Gwangmyeong City invested 80 billion won in government funds to achieve ‘Gwangmyeong-type carbon neutrality [...]

Gyeongbuk Province, a great achievement selected by Gyeongsan City for the ‘Giant Small Smart City Creation Project’!

2024-07-01T15:10:23+09:002024.06.26|Report|

- Securing 80 billion won in government funding, responding to regional economic decline due to decline in youth population - - Uiseong-gun selected for 'Smart City Solution Expansion Project', securing 13 billion won in government funding - Gyeongsangbuk-do is part of the '2024 Smart Project' hosted by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport Gyeongsan City and Uiseong-gun were finally selected for the 'City Development Project' and secured 2026 billion won in national funds until 93. The smart city creation project is a project in which the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport solves various urban problems such as traffic, environment, and safety using ICT technology, and also solves environmental problems such as climate crisis and regional extinction [...]

‘Cheonan’ selected as a hub-type smart city

2024-07-01T15:12:09+09:002024.06.24|Report|

MOLIT public offering secured 160 billion won in national funds... South Chungcheong Province, taking the lead in smart city expansion, announced on the 2024rd that Cheonan City was selected for the '160 Smart City Creation Project' contest hosted by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport, making it the only local government in the country to secure 23 billion won in national funding. This contest is a project to create a city that combines corporate support functions and a smart spatial structure as a smart hub that can drive the spread of smart cities, with a total project cost of 380 billion won (160 billion won in national funds, 160 billion won in local funds, and private [. ..]

Gangwon Special Self-Governing Province selects 2024 small smart city creation project in 1, secures 80 billion won in national funds

2024-07-03T16:49:56+09:002024.06.24|Report|

▶ Gangwon Special Self-Governing Province was selected as one of the three nationwide (Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport) - Taebaek City invested a total project cost of KRW 3 billion (national budget of KRW 1 billion, provincial budget of KRW 164.4 million, city budget of KRW 80 billion, and private investment of 5 billion). □ Gangwon Special Self-Governing Province is It was announced that Taebaek City was finally selected for the “75 Small and Medium-sized Smart City Creation Project” contest hosted by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport and secured 4.4 billion won in national funding. ○The 『Giant Small Smart City Creation Project』 is a government-funded project of KRW 2024 billion in each of 80 locations across the country from the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport to create specialized solution-intensive cities to respond to recent environmental changes such as climate crisis and regional extinction. ..]

Creating a sustainable, co-prosperous city with regionally optimized smart services.

2024-06-24T09:17:36+09:002024.06.24|Report|

- As a result of the 24 smart city development project contest, 1 base type and 3 strong/small local governments were selected. □ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (Minister Park Sang-woo) announced that as a result of the 「2024 Smart City Creation Project」 contest, the base type was selected. One site was selected in Cheonan-si, Chungcheongnam-do, and three locations were selected for Gangnam-si, Gwangmyeong-si, Gyeonggi-do, Taebaek-si, Gangwon-do, and Gyeongsan-si, Gyeongbuk. □ The smart city creation project is a project in which local governments and private companies join forces to discover and create groundbreaking services tailored to local characteristics to solve various problems in existing cities. [...]

Preparation of a new “National Land Comprehensive Plan” in an era of great change such as population decline and the crisis of regional extinction.

2024-07-01T16:59:02+09:002024.06.17|Report|

- Held a discussion meeting to revise the 5th Comprehensive National Land Plan, discussed ultra-wide mega city, urban innovation, three-dimensionalization of national space, new transportation network, etc. - - Daejeon Urban Convergence Special Zone, the beginning of a mega city in the Chungcheong area - □Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (Minister Park Sang-woo) visited the Daejeon Urban Convergence Special Zone on the afternoon of June 6 to request rapid project implementation and held a joint seminar* to discuss revision strategies for the 17th Comprehensive National Land Plan (5-2020). * (Time/所/參) 2040:14~ / Daejeon Station / Minister, Daejeon Mayor, LH, Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements, Society for Land, Infrastructure and Transport, local governments, etc. □ First, Park Sang-woo Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport [...]

Korea-Turkmenistan expands horizons of cooperation in construction, infrastructure and transportation

2024-07-01T11:26:05+09:002024.06.11|Report|

- Signed MOU on infrastructure and new city cooperation… Support for large-scale plant construction orders continues - Minister Park Sang-woo directly announces Korea's smart city capabilities and strategies at the business forum - Cooperation in the transportation sector, such as expansion of air operations and modernization of railways, is also strengthened □ President Yoon Seok-yeol's three Central Asian countries (Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (Minister Park Sang-woo), who is carrying out an official state visit to Uzbekistan, is expanding existing construction and infrastructure cooperation with Turkmenistan, a resource-rich country, to new cities and smart cities, while [...]

Gyeongnam Province prepares strategy to foster cutting-edge digital logistics

2024-07-01T15:07:15+09:002024.06.07|Report|

- Final report on digital logistics platform strategy and logistics survey research service held - Proposal of 13 tasks including logistics certification system and establishment of integrated logistics service between islands and mountains Gyeongsangnam-do (Governor Park Wan-soo) held Gyeongnam Digital Logistics Platform Strategy at the Gyeongnam Creative Economy Innovation Center on the afternoon of the 7th and logistics survey research service final report meeting was held. This final report meeting was attended by related experts from Gyeongnam Technopark, Changwon National University, Inje University, and Korea Transport Institute, as well as researchers from the Seokyeong University Industry-Academic Cooperation Foundation, and discussed various [...]

Seoul City plans to replace 5000 kiosks with digital friendly ones by the first half of next year

2024-07-01T13:56:35+09:002024.06.04|Report|

The Seoul Metropolitan Government will replace approximately 5000 public unmanned information terminals (kiosks) with digital, vulnerable-friendly types by the first half of next year. On the 3rd, the city of Seoul plans to identify the status of all kiosks owned by the city, autonomous districts, public corporations, corporations, and investment and contribution organizations and first replace them with products that take accessibility and convenience for the disabled and the elderly into consideration. The total number of public kiosks that Seoul City is aware of is approximately 5371. Of these, 108 units were installed in Seoul, 3684 units were installed in city-affiliated organizations such as the Seoul Transportation Corporation, and 943 and 636 units were installed in autonomous districts and district-affiliated organizations, respectively. Double replacement [...]

Busan rises again, ranking 14th in the world's intelligent (smart) city rankings!

2024-07-01T14:54:55+09:002024.06.02|Report|

- In the 9th evaluation of the World Intelligent Cities (Global Smart Center) Index announced by Jiyansa, a British global advisory agency, Busan ranked 79th among 14 cities around the world (3rd in Asia, 1st in Korea) - Busan is the only city in the world that has continuously risen in ranking (from 21.6nd to 62th, 14th place) since entering the rankings (June 48)... □ Busan City (Mayor Park Hyeong-jun) has firmly established itself as a world-class intelligent city by ranking in the top 20 set by the city for three consecutive times □ Busan City (Mayor Park Hyeong-jun) has made all-out efforts for digital transformation to become a world intelligent (smart) city [...]

Ulsan City visits the site of a leading company building an intelligent (smart) factory

2024-06-17T11:31:27+09:002024.05.29|Report|

On the 29th, MIT Co., Ltd. and Korea Mold Co., Ltd. visited and held a meeting to explore the direction of policy support for digital transformation in the manufacturing industry. On May 5th, at 29 p.m., Ulsan City established an intelligent (smart) factory in the region and held a meeting with MIT Co., Ltd. and Korea Mold Co., Ltd., leading companies in digital transformation. He announced that he would visit . This visit was prepared to listen to the opinions of local companies that are leading the digital transformation of manufacturing sites through the intelligent (smart) factory construction project supported by the Ministry of SMEs and Startups and Ulsan City and to seek directions for future policy support in the field of manufacturing innovation. . [...]

Recruiting small but strong companies that will lead smart construction innovation

2024-06-17T10:50:36+09:002024.05.28|Report|

- Applications accepted from the 28th... Intensive nurturing by supporting capacity building and financial support □ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (Minister Park Sang-woo) is providing a smart project program for four weeks starting from May 5 for small and medium-sized enterprises with great growth potential, such as those with smart construction technology development capabilities. Recruit small construction companies (maximum 28). ㅇ This is the second time to select and support small and medium-sized enterprises, following last year, and is being promoted to establish a virtuous cycle growth structure* for related small and medium-sized businesses along with support for sprout businesses to create a smart construction ecosystem. * [...]

‘32’ promising artificial intelligence (AI) companies in Gwangju this year alone

2024-06-03T16:16:40+09:002024.05.27|Report|

- Business agreement with 10 artificial intelligence companies including data, platform, and healthcare - Cooperation in technology development and commercialization... Expectation to create a solid Gwangju AI industry ecosystem - Company CEO “Growing into a good company…” “Contributing to the creation of an AI industry ecosystem” - Mayor Kang Ki-jeong “All conditions for starting a business, including a national data center and a verification environment, are provided” The procession of promising artificial intelligence specialized companies continues as Gwangju is an ‘artificial intelligence (AI) verification city’. Gwangju's artificial intelligence industry ecosystem is becoming more solid, with as many as 32 artificial intelligence companies choosing to move to Gwangju this year alone. Gwangju Metropolitan City (Mayor [...]

‘License plate recognition method’ smart tolling pilot project, pay highway tolls without stopping without Hi-Pass

2024-06-17T11:05:48+09:002024.05.27|Report|

- Smart tolling pilot project using license plate recognition method at 28 toll booths including Daewangpangyo starting from the 9th - Vehicles without Hi-Pass can enter and exit the Hi-Pass lane without stopping □ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (Minister Park Sang-woo) and Korea Expressway Corporation (CEO) Jin-gyu Ham) is promoting the ‘License Plate Recognition Smart Tolling* Pilot Project’ to improve highway operation efficiency. * Non-stop toll collection system utilizing cutting-edge technologies such as wireless communication (Hi-Pass) and license plate recognition ㅇ Currently, highway tolls are paid through Hi-Pass or on-site payment, but [...]

Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport explores Korea-Saudi smart city cooperation measures

2024-06-03T11:00:50+09:002024.05.24|Report|

- Discussed cooperation plans with the Saudi Minister of Data and Artificial Intelligence on the 24th - □ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (Minister Park Sang-woo) met with Abdullah bin Sharaf Alghamdi at the National Land Development Exhibition Hall on the afternoon of May 5th. We met with the Saudi Minister of Data and Artificial Intelligence* and discussed ways to cooperate in the smart city field between Korea and Saudi Arabia. * Saudi Data and AI Authority (SDAIA) / Established in August 24 / Agency directly under Crown Prince Mohammed and Prime Minister ㅇ The meeting was held on May 19.8 [...]

Smart city solutions improve transportation convenience and revitalize the local economy.

2024-05-23T18:05:10+09:002024.05.23|Report|

- 10 smart city solution expansion projects selected this year... Each location will receive KRW 1 billion to KRW 10 billion in national funding for one year. □Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (Minister Park Sang-woo) is the result of a contest for the 12.5 Smart City Solution Expansion Project to expand local smart city services and alleviate the digital gap. , 24 basic local governments were selected. ㅇ The selected local governments are Pocheon-si and Yangpyeong-gun in Gyeonggi-do, Jeongseon-gun in Gangwon-do, Jecheon-si and Jeungpyeong-gun in North Chungcheong Province, Dangjin-si and Buyeo-gun in South Chungcheong Province, Yeongam-gun and Muan-gun in Jeollanam-do, and Uiseong-gun in Gyeongsangbuk-do. [...]

Demonstration of robot delivery service in apartment complexes to begin in earnest in June

2024-06-17T11:14:33+09:002024.05.22|Report|

- Demonstration support for robot delivery has been provided at the LH Housing Performance Research and Development Center since June and at LH rental housing, etc. □ Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (Minister Park Sang-woo) and Korea Land and Housing Corporation (CEO Lee Han-jun, hereinafter referred to as LH) are supporting robot delivery in apartment complexes. To develop delivery technology, we support demonstration within apartment complexes at each stage. ㅇ Robot delivery technology has been developing rapidly in the private sector, but there have been limitations in the development of robot delivery services in apartment complexes due to difficulties in securing test beds (apartment houses). - Accordingly, MOLIT, LH, and Korea Integrated Logistics Association [...]

“Blockchain-based integrated citizen platform pilot project” service launched!

2024-06-03T11:23:34+09:002024.05.14|Report|

-5.14. 15:00 Launching ceremony held in the first floor of City Hall... Mayor Park Hyeong-joon, city council chairman, city superintendent of education, BNK Financial Group chairman, etc. attended - The key is to provide various public services such as policy funds on one platform based on 'digital citizenship'... Available through the Dongbaekjeon app starting today (1th) - Mayor Park Hyeong-joon said, “In the main project that will be officially launched later, we will expand Busan’s unique public services to enable Busan citizens to enjoy various benefits.” □ Busan City (Mayor Park Hyeong-jun) said today (14th) [...]

We aim to improve the efficiency of administrative work by utilizing generative AI technology.

2024-06-03T11:18:49+09:002024.05.14|Report|

- Special lecture on 'Improving working methods using generative AI' for 14 employees on the 300th - Sejong Special Self-Governing City (Mayor Choi Min-ho) improved working methods using generative artificial intelligence (AI) technology, handling administrative tasks for public officials We are working on improving efficiency. On the 14th, the city held a special lecture on 'Improving working methods using generative AI' in the Women's Room for 300 city hall officials and employees of city-affiliated organizations. Shin Dong-hyung of Rsupport, a global leading remote solution company, was the special lecturer on this day [...]

The first competition to integrate cadastral surveying and drone surveying is held.

2024-06-12T11:06:25+09:002024.05.13|Report|

- Held in Gongju for two days starting May 5th... □ The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport (Minister Park Sang-woo) will compete from May 16th (Thursday) to the 17th (Minister Park Sang-woo) to compete in cadastral surveying, including civil servants representing 5 cities and provinces across the country, LX, private industry, and future college students. The '16 National Land Information Challenge Cadastral/Drone Survey Contest' will be held at the Korea Land and Infrastructure Information Corporation's National Land Information Education Center (Gongju-si, South Chungcheong Province) for two days until Friday. ㅇ Starting this year, a combined cadastral surveying* and drone surveying** competition will be held. * (Cadastral survey) Demarcate the parcel, which is the registration unit of land, and accurately define the boundary [...]