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Busan City to Build Fashion Center to Help Foster Textile Industry: Official

Busan City to Build Fashion Center to Help Foster Textile Industry: Official

BUSAN, Apr. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — The Busan municipal government said Thursday it will build a fashion business center in the city’s central region to help foster the textile and fashion industry in South Korea’s second-biggest city. The six-story Busan Fashion Business Center will be built on 1,613 square meters of land in Beomil-dong with [...]

Busan Beefs Up Firefighting Equipment

Busan Beefs Up Firefighting Equipment

BUSAN, April 10 (Korea Bizwire) — The coastal city of Busan, home to South Korea’s second largest city-dwelling population along with one of the busiest ports in the world, boasts more skyscrapers within its limits than any other South Korean city. Besides its enviable skyline unrivaled by domestic peers, the city is also home to [...]

Busan Schools to Use Internet of Things to Tackle Fine Dust

Busan Schools to Use Internet of Things to Tackle Fine Dust

BUSAN, Mar. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — A number of schools in Busan are turning to IoT (Internet of Things) technology to protect students from fine dust. According to the Busan Metropolitan Office of Education on Saturday, an IoT-based air quality control system that will help keep the air inside classrooms clean and safe for students will [...]

S. Korea to Develop Sejong, Busan into Smart Cities by 2023

S. Korea to Develop Sejong, Busan into Smart Cities by 2023

SEOUL, Jan. 29 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea has tapped the country’s administrative hub of Sejong and the southeastern port city of Busan as test beds for the realization of smart cities, a presidential committee said Monday, as Asia’s fourth-largest economy searches for new growth engines. Various innovative technologies, ranging from autonomous vehicles to facial [...]