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First Direct Flight Service Between Jeju, Singapore Opens

First Direct Flight Service Between Jeju, Singapore Opens

SEOUL, June 15 (Korea Bizwire) — The southern resort island of Jeju welcomed the first direct flight from Singapore on Wednesday as part of efforts to revive its pandemic-hit tourism industry. Singaporean budget carrier Scoot’s Airbus A321neo aircraft arrived at Jeju International Airport early in the morning as the airline inaugurated its non-stop service between [...]

‘Visit Korean Heritage’ Campaign Returns for Third Year

‘Visit Korean Heritage’ Campaign Returns for Third Year

SEOUL, June 14 (Korea Bizwire) — An annual government-led campaign to lure more local and foreign tourists to Korean cultural heritage sites will return this month, with the former presidential complex of Cheong Wa Dae included in the popular heritage sites recommended for tourists, organizers said Tuesday. The Cultural Heritage Administration and the Korea Cultural [...]

Air Service Resumed Between Busan and Japan’s Fukuoka After 2 Years

Air Service Resumed Between Busan and Japan’s Fukuoka After 2 Years

BUSAN, May 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Air service resumed on a route between South Korea’s Gimhae International Airport and Japan’s Fukuoka on Tuesday, making the gateway to Busan the first local airport to reopen an international route to Japan, excluding Incheon International Airport, the main gateway to Seoul, after the COVID-19 outbreak. Following a resumption [...]

S. Korea to Resume 136 Flights on 22 Int’l Routes from June

S. Korea to Resume 136 Flights on 22 Int’l Routes from June

SEOUL, May 24 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea will resume 136 flights on 22 international routes, including one connecting Seoul and Tokyo, starting next month, a state-run airport management company said Tuesday. The Korea Airports Corporation (KAC) said five airports — Gimpo, Gimhae, Jeju, Daegu and Yangyang — will reopen international routes from early June. [...]