Busan Looks to Lure New Air Routes to Gimhae
The city of Busan has decided to support up to one billion won for airlines that launch new...
Gukje Market Benefitting from Movie Success
A new study shows that after the movie “Gukje Market” has been released, the number of people visiting...
Four Koreans Released After Philippines Gang Kidnapping
Four South Korean nationals have been released after being held as hostages by an unidentified gang for four...
Part Ownership of Dodgers in the name of the Republic of Korea?
Last week, the Korea Joongang Daily and Naver Sports reported that a Seoul-based investment group was looking to buy a 20% stake...
Most Korean Youths Feel Stressed
More than half of South Korean youths feel stressed in their daily lives, mainly due to study and...
Traditional Korean Sledding Still Open in Gijang-gun
In Gijang-gun, a traditional Korean sled riding area located near Cheolma Sports Park, Yeongu-ri, Cheolma-myeon on some idle...
Dine & Drink
Paris Baguette Introduces New Coffee Brand
Paris Baguette, the country’s leading bakery operator, has launched a new, cheaper coffee brand “Adagio” to compete against...
Busan Neighborhoods: Jeonpo Café District
As the winter continues on, that warm apartment floor might tempt you to stay inside all day, but...
City Denies it Pressured BIFF Director Lee to Step Down From Post
The Busan city government’s alleged pressure on the director of the Busan International Film Festival, or BIFF, to...
Busan International Music Festival – Through Feb. 2
The Busan International Music Festival is a chamber music-oriented festival where the world’s best performers work together to...
New, Seaside Stadium for Lotte Giants?
Seo Byung-soo, the mayor of Busan, and Shin Dong-bin, the president of Lotte Group, had a meeting to...
Olympic Hero Park Tae-hwan Fails Doping Test
Reeling from the shocking news of a failed doping test, South Korean Olympic swimming champion Park Tae-hwan faces...
Arts & Culture
Street of Cinema Established in Marine City
An 800 meter long ‘Street of Cinema’ is now located along the coastal area between the Park Hyatt...
Jeonggwan Museum Opens to the Public
Jeonggwan Museum opened in Jeongwan-myeon, Gijang-gun on January 26, 2015, and is dedicated to bringing to life the...
Most Students Dissatisfied With English Lessons
Nearly seven out of 10 middle and high school students in South Korea are dissatisfied with English lessons...
President Urges Overhaul of CSAT
President Park Geun-hye urged officials today to devise ways to overhaul the nation’s college entrance exam. It comes...