BEXCO to Host Busan Global Water Forum

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The Busan Global Water Forum will take place on September 2nd and 3rd at BEXCO. The forum will be attended by numerous water-related government agencies, academic researchers, and companies. 600 people from 25 countries will participate in the forum this year. Attendees will discuss the forum’s main theme of “Ideal ...

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New Parking Regulations Face Huge Backlash

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The city of Busan is receiving backlash from both local residents and civil servants over its decision to abolish the 60-minute free parking in parking lots at public institutions in order to promote the use of public transportation. Due to the new regulations, citizens will now have to pay 300 ...

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3rd International Comedy Festival Kicks Off

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The 3rd Busan International Comedy Festival will be held tomorrow until the 31st, kicking off with an opening ceremony at 7pm tonight at the Busan Cinema Center. This year’s festival features 28 comedy teams from 11 countries, with eleven different comedy events being held throughout the city. This year’s theme ...

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Record Number of Summer Vacationers Visit Busan

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The total number of summer vacationers who visited Busan’s beaches this year surpassed the previous record set eight years ago this past weekend. The number of people who visited the city’s 7 beaches, including Haeundae, Gwangalli and Songdo, last Saturday was 1.25 million, bringing the total number of summer vacationers this year ...

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2015 Busan Maru International Music Festival Begins September 3

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The 6th Busan Maru International Music Festival (BMIMF), supported by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and Busan Metropolitan City and organized by the BMIMF Organizing Committee, will be held from September 3~11 at the Busan Cultural Center, Eulsukdo Cultural Center and Busan National Gugak Center. Since its inauguration ...

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