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Over 60 pct of Busan Nursing Assistants Took Personal Leave for COVID-19 Quarantine: Survey

Over 60 pct of Busan Nursing Assistants Took Personal Leave for COVID-19 Quarantine: Survey

BUSAN, July 15 (Korea Bizwire) — Nursing assistants working at hospitals and clinics in the southeastern port city of Busan are suffering from poor working conditions, as they have to take personal leave to quarantine for COVID-19. Nursing assistants, in general, serve as assistants in patient care and diagnosis following the instructions of doctors or [...]

Youth Art Group Stages ‘Surprise’ Performance to Prevent Traffic Accidents

Youth Art Group Stages ‘Surprise’ Performance to Prevent Traffic Accidents

BUSAN, June 30 (Korea Bizwire) — A youth art group, together with the police, launched an eye-catching campaign to publicize the upcoming change in the way pedestrians cross an intersection. Life Art Edition recently held a surprise performance at a crosswalk. While cars were stopped for the traffic light, it held a dance and band [...]

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 [...]

Busan Brings the Sea to Subway Cars, Buses

Busan Brings the Sea to Subway Cars, Buses

BUSAN, May 24 (Korea Bizwire) — The Busan Mass Transit Citizen’s Funds Foundation said Monday it will apply a new design introducing the southern port city of Busan’s famous tourist attractions to some of the city’s intra-city buses and subway cars. The Busan Marine Bus and the Metro Marine, both scheduled to be operated until [...]