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Glass Bridge to Join Popular Suspension Bridge

Glass Bridge to Join Popular Suspension Bridge

WONJU, April 3 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s largest suspension bridge, 1.5 meters wide and 200 meters long, has been a favorite of hikers at Sogeum Mountain in Wonju ever since it opened in January. As of March 31, 625,361 individuals had walked across the suspension bridge. Encouraged by the success of the suspension bridge, [...]

Home-Grown Organic Bananas Hit the Market

Home-Grown Organic Bananas Hit the Market

HADONG, April 2 (Korea Bizwire) — Being around 4,000 kilometers north of the equator hasn’t stopped one South Korean paprika grower from succeeding at cultivating bananas, one of the most representative fruits of the tropics. The South Korean bananas hail from the paprika and cucumber farm of sixty-year-old Ha Dong-gyoon, a farmer based about 330 [...]

Drone Performance the Highlight of PyeongChang Olympics: Survey

Drone Performance the Highlight of PyeongChang Olympics: Survey

SEOUL, March 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Drones stole the show at the Winter Olympics last month while the lack of local sightseeing options was singled out as one of the drawbacks of the Winter Games held in Pyeongchang, according to a survey of 451 individuals (227 South Koreans, 224 foreigners).  Conducted by the Corea Image [...]