Daejeon

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Daejeon is South Korea's fifth-largest metropolis.wikipedia
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Korail

Korean National RailroadKorean National RailwaysKorea National Railroad
Korail, Korea Water Resources Corporation, and Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation are also headquartered in the city.
KORAIL operates intercity/regional, commuter/metro and freight trains throughout South Korea, which has headquarter located in Daejeon.

KAIST

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and TechnologyKorea Advanced Institute of Science & TechnologyKorea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
Daejeon has 18 universities, including KAIST and Chungnam National University.
KAIST (formally the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology) is a national research university located in Daedeok Innopolis, Daejeon, South Korea.

Cultural Heritage Administration

Cultural Heritage Administration of Koreaadministrator of the Cultural Heritage AdministrationCultural Properties Administration
Currently, 12 national government offices, including Korea Customs Service, Small and Medium Business Administration, Public Procurement Service, National Statistical Office, Military Manpower Administration, Korea Forest Service, Cultural Heritage Administration, and Korean Intellectual Property Office, as well as Patent Court of Korea, are located in Daejeon.
It is headquartered in the city of Daejeon at the Daejeon Government Complex.

Chungnam National University

CNU
Daejeon has 18 universities, including KAIST and Chungnam National University. Chungnam National University, a major national university established for the South Chungcheong province, Pai Chai University, which is one of the oldest private universities in South Korea, and Woosong University, and Mokwon University are in the city.
Chungnam National University (CNU) is a national university located in Daejeon, South Korea.

Mokpo

Mogpo
In 1926 under the rule of the Japanese government, the Honam Railway was built between Mokpo and Daejeon, transforming the latter into a major transportation hub.
Mokpo has frequent train service connecting in Daejon to Seoul, and is the terminus for a number of ferry routes serving islands in the adjacent Yellow Sea and Dadohae National Maritime Park.

List of cities in South Korea

Municipal CityCitySpecific city
Daejeon is South Korea's fifth-largest metropolis.

Battle of Taejon

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During the Korean War, the city was the site of an early major conflict: the Battle of Taejon.
The 24th Infantry Division was overwhelmed by numerically superior forces of the Korean People's Army (KPA) at the major city and transportation hub of Taejon.

Sejong City

SejongSejong Special Autonomous CitySejong Special Self-Governing City
Sejong, which is planned to be the new administrative capital of South Korea, is also close by.
Sejong is located in the west-central Hoseo region, bordering South Chungcheong to the west, Daejeon Metropolitan City to the south, and North Chungcheong to the east.

Geum River

Kum RiverGeumBaengma River
Three streams flow through the city from south to north, eventually joining with the Geum River: Gapcheon, Yudeungcheon, and Daejeoncheon .
It flows northward through North Jeolla and North Chungcheong Provinces and then changes direction in the vicinity of Greater Daejeon and flows southwest through South Chungcheong Province before emptying into the Yellow Sea near Gunsan city.

Daedeok District

DaedeokDaedeok-gu대덕구
The city is divided into five boroughs: Seogu, Donggu, Yuseonggu, Daedeokgu, and Junggu .
Daedeok District (Daedeok-gu) is a district in Daejeon, a metropolitan city in South Korea.

Government Complex, Daejeon

Daejeon Government ComplexGovernment Complex Daejeon
Daejeon is one of South Korea's administration hubs with the Daejeon Government Complex (Other administrative hubs: Seoul, Gwacheon and Sejong).
The Government Complex, Daejeon, which is located in Dunsan-dong, Seo-gu at the city of Daejeon, is a set of four buildings holding the following offices for the national government of South Korea:

Seo District, Daejeon

Seo DistrictSeo-guSeo
The city is divided into five boroughs: Seogu, Donggu, Yuseonggu, Daedeokgu, and Junggu .
Seo District (Seo-gu) is a gu ("district") of Daejeon, South Korea.

Dong District, Daejeon

Dong-guDong DistrictDong
Dong District (Dong-gu) is a district in Daejeon, a metropolitan city in South Korea.

Korean War

KoreaKoreanKorea War
During the Korean War, the city was the site of an early major conflict: the Battle of Taejon.
The KPA progressed southwards, pushing back US forces at Pyongtaek, Chonan, and Chochiwon, forcing the 24th Division's retreat to Taejeon, which the KPA captured in the Battle of Taejon; the 24th Division suffered 3,602 dead and wounded and 2,962 captured, including its commander, Major General William F. Dean.

Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation

KOMSCOKOMSEPKorean Mint Corporation
Korail, Korea Water Resources Corporation, and Korea Minting and Security Printing Corporation are also headquartered in the city.
Its headquarters are located in Daejeon, South Korea.

Yuseong District

Yuseong-guYuseongYuseong-gu, Daejeon
The city is divided into five boroughs: Seogu, Donggu, Yuseonggu, Daedeokgu, and Junggu . The R&D centers of Samsung, Institute of Information Technology Advancement, LG, Korea University of Science and Technology, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute and others are in Daedeok Science Town in Yuseong-gu.
Yuseong District (Yuseong-gu) is a gu ("district") of Daejeon, South Korea, known for high tech industries, Daejeon Expo '93, Daedeok Science Town and the Yuseong Special Tourism District.

Daedeok Science Town

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Daedeok Innopolis (Daedeok Research and Development Special Zone) is composed of 28 government-funded research institutions, as well as 79 private research institutes with as many as 20,000 researchers. The R&D centers of Samsung, Institute of Information Technology Advancement, LG, Korea University of Science and Technology, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute and others are in Daedeok Science Town in Yuseong-gu.
Daedeok Innopolis, formerly known as Daedeok Science Town, is the research and development district in the Yuseong-gu district in Daejeon, South Korea.

Jung District, Daejeon

Jung DistrictJungJung-gu
The city is divided into five boroughs: Seogu, Donggu, Yuseonggu, Daedeokgu, and Junggu .
Jung District (Jung-gu, Korean:중구, 中區) is a gu in southern central Daejeon, South Korea.

List of national universities in South Korea

national university
Chungnam National University, a major national university established for the South Chungcheong province, Pai Chai University, which is one of the oldest private universities in South Korea, and Woosong University, and Mokwon University are in the city.

Hannam University

Hannam University FC
Hannam University, in O-Jeong Dong, is another university in the city.
Hannam University is a private Christian university in Daejeon, South Korea.

Daejeon Science High School

Daejeon Science High School is a selective high school focused on teaching science.
Daejeon Science High School (DSHS, 대전과학고등학교) is a School for Gifted Students, located in Daejeon, South Korea.

South Chungcheong Province

Chungcheongnam-doSouth ChungcheongChungnam
Chungnam National University, a major national university established for the South Chungcheong province, Pai Chai University, which is one of the oldest private universities in South Korea, and Woosong University, and Mokwon University are in the city. In 1932, the capital of Chungnam province was moved from Gongju to Daejeon.
South Chungcheong borders the provinces of Gyeonggi to the north, North Chungcheong, Sejong Special Autonomous City, and Daejeon Metropolitan City to the east, and North Jeolla to the south.

Korea University of Science and Technology

Korean Atomic Energy Research InstituteUniversity of Science and TechnologyUniversity of Science & Technology
The R&D centers of Samsung, Institute of Information Technology Advancement, LG, Korea University of Science and Technology, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute and others are in Daedeok Science Town in Yuseong-gu.
The University of Science and Technology (UST) is a group of public universities and research institutions in Seoul, Suwon, Changwon, Ansan, Seongnam and Daejeon, in South Korea.

Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology

Research institutes in Daedeok include the Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology (KRIBB), the Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI), Electronic and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI), Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI), Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI), National Fusion Research Institute, National Nanofab Center, Korea Basic Science Institute (KBSI), Institute for Basic Science (IBS), Korea Institute of Machinery and Materials (KIMM), Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT), Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI), Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science (KRISS), Marine and Ocean Engineering Research Institute, Institute of Information Technology Advancement (IITA), Korea Institute of Geosciences and Mineral Resources, Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI), Agency for Defense Development (ADD), Korea Institute of Toxicology (KIT), Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Korea Institute of Nuclear Non-proliferation and Control, National Institute for Mathematical Sciences (NIMS), Korea Institute of Nuclear Safety (KINS), Rare Isotope Science Project (RISP), and the National Security Research Institute.
Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology (KRIBB) is a government research institute in Daejeon, South Korea.