President Moon visited POSCO smart factory and toured cutting edge AI and data facilities. Prior to this, he paid a visit to the Pohang Deregulation Zone on January 9 to congratulate the investment ceremony for a battery recycling production facility carried out by GS Engineering & Construction, North Gyeongsang Province and Pohang City. The Deregulation Zone was first introduced in April last year for activation of local economy. GS Engineering & Construction is to pour 100 billion won ($83.7 million) in Pohang City by 2022 for the zone. Moon said “Since its introduction, 84 deregulation cases from 14 zones nationwide have been introduced. It will boost activation of new industries such as remote-medical treatment, blockchain and hydrogen economy. If steel used to be the ‘rice of industry’, battery is today. After the tour, Moon shook hands with residents affected by the earthquake and encouraged them. He pointed out that the Special Act for Pohang Earthquake has been the Assembly and the government will work fast to help the affected citizens to go back to normal.
Moon visits Gyeryongdae
President Moon paid a visit on January 21 to Gyeryongdae where the land, sea and air military headquarters are located. Before entering the briefing hall, Moon met hidden hero soldiers who did patriotic deed last year and encouraged them. Moon emphasized that strong defense system and national security are the two most important elements for the people to carry out their economic acidities and daily lives. National Defense Minister Kyeongdoo Jeong said that we make sure everything is ready under the closer cooperation with the US and we will keep working hard for the stability of our nation and peace: adding that our army is to be gradually equipped with cutting edge military gadgets and devices for smart military. The Patriotic and Veterans Minister Samduk Park said that the year 2020 is meaningful in terms of independence, patriotism and democracy and I will do my best to raise the honor of patriots and make contribution to national integration. In Q&A session, Moon asked about the level of manless military technology of us.
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