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Annual BIWA Christmas Bazaar Returns Saturday

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The annual Busan International Women’s Association’s “Christmas Bazaar” returns once again Saturday, December 5, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Haeundae Grand Hotel 2nd Floor. Enjoy an afternoon of shopping for great homemade Christmas crafts and baked goods, having a picture taken with Santa, lots of great raffle ...

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Andy Warhol Live Exhibit at BOMA

BH40 Andy Warhol

In celebration of the Busan Ilbo’s 70th anniversary, the Busan Museum of Art is hosting “Andy Warhol Live,” which includes many of the celebrated artist’s most beloved photographs. Admission to the exhibition is 12,000 won for adults and 10,000 won for children, and it’s open Tuesday through Sunday from 10 ...

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Busan Saw 1,000 Suicides in 2014


A new report shows that the suicide rate among men was more than two times than that of women in Busan. Jeong Myung-hee, a city councilor, said 1,000 people in Busan killed themselves last year. Among them, 293 were women and 707 were men. The highest rate was men over ...

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Burger & Pasta Opening New Marine City Location


The Thursday Party Burger&Pasta team is proud to announce the opening of their 5th Burger&Pasta store, located in Marine City. The General Manager of the new location will be Joe Young Leek(Shaq).With a new menu in a wonderful place with a good views, Burger & Pasta are located 600m from Dongbak ...

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7th Christmas Tree Festival Underway Today

Christmas Festival Busan

The 7th Busan Christmas Tree Festival will be held for 37 days beginning this Saturday, the 28th, up until January 3rd in the Jung-gu Gwangbok-ro area.  The theme for this year’s festival is “A Christmas of Peace, a Christmas of Reconciliation!”, chosen to commemorate 70 years of Korean independence. The ...

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BIFF Continues to be Financial Windfall for Busan


This year’s Busan International Film Festival, or BIFF, has exerted influence on tourism, businesses and the local film industry. According to the Bank of Korea’s report titled ‘BIFF’s Contribution to Film, Tourism, and Related Businesses’, revenue and the number of the visitors to the event reached 35 billion won and ...

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