Tensions High Between Police and Sewol Protestors in Seoul [VIDEO]
Sewol demonstrations have been taking place in Seoul’s Gwanghwamun Square on-and-off since the April 2014 ferry sinking, but a...
Korea Mourns One Year Anniversary of Sewol Tragedy
President Park Geun-hye today offered deep condolences to the family members of those killed in last year’s deadly...
Gov’t Holds Aviation Safety Meeting
The South Korean government said today it plans to hold a safety inspection meeting with officials from eight...
Bulmosan Tunnel Rates to Rise
The minimum toll rates for the Bulmosan (불모산) Tunnel, the second phase of the Busan-Changwon private investment project,...
Kakao Story Most Popular SNS in Korea
KakaoStory, a photo-sharing service operated by Daum Kakao Corp., was the most popular social networking service (SNS) in...
Only 3 in 10 Have Healthy Lifestyles in Busan
A new report shows that only three out of ten Busan residents have healthy lifestyles. According to the...
Dine & Drink
Koreans Eating More Meat, Much Less Rice
South Koreans are consuming more meat than ever while their annual intake of rice continues to set record...
Le Jardin Adds Four New Wines
Kyungsung area French restaurant Le Jardin has added four new wines to its ever-expanding wine collection. Red: Château...
Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams Begins Operations Saturday
An official of Saha-gu, Busan said that the Dadaepo Sunset Fountain of Dreams will officially open on April...
Weather Hampers Jinhae Cherry Blossom Fest Attendance
Recent data shows that a total of 2.52 million people visited the 53rd Jinhae Gunhang Naval Port Festival...
Jeonbuk Make History With Victory of Busan IPark
Down but not out, Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors got a piece of South Korean professional soccer history Wednesday night,...
Korea Gets Easy Draw For 2nd Round of Asian WC Qualifiers
Korea will take on Burma, Kuwait, Laos and Lebanon in the second round of Asian qualifiers, for the...
Arts & Culture
BIPAF Set to Begin Ten Day Run on May 1st
The 12th Busan International Performing Arts Festival (BIPAF) will kick off on May 1st under the concept of...
2015 Hallyu Cultural Class Monthly Schedule
The Busan Foundation for International Activities (BFIA) will hold its monthly Hallyu Cultural Class 2015 for foreigners residing...
BFIA to Offer 28 Million Won in Scholarships to Foreign Uni Students
The city of Busan and the Busan Foundation for International Activities (BFIA) have announced that they will offer...
Foreign University Students Drastically Decrease by 30% in Busan
A new study shows that the number of foreign students studying at Busan universities has drastically decreased in...