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Group of 2000 Foreign Tourists Will Visit Chicken and Beer Festival in Daegu

Group of 2000 Foreign Tourists Will Visit Chicken and Beer Festival in Daegu

DAEGU, Jul. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — The Daegu Metropolitan Government said Monday that about 2,000 foreign tourists will visit Daegu during the city’s famous Chimac Festival, held from Wednesday to Sunday. The word ‘chimac’ is a compound of the words chicken and beer in Korean. The tour groups will hail from various countries, including Australia [...]

Futuristic Automobiles Emerge as Economic Driving Force in Daegu

Futuristic Automobiles Emerge as Economic Driving Force in Daegu

DAEGU, May 27 (Korea Bizwire) — The city of Daegu is planning to popularize futuristic vehicles and expand its base for futuristic automobiles in order to foster new growth industries. According to the city on Saturday, local authorities are accelerating the transformation of the industry to futuristic cars in line with the changing trends in [...]

Daegu a ‘Pet Friendly City’ with Launch of New Canteen for Stray Cats

Daegu a ‘Pet Friendly City’ with Launch of New Canteen for Stray Cats

DAEGU, Mar. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The city of Daegu will push for projects to protect pets, including strengthening the management of stray animals, with the aim of creating a “pet friendly city.” According to Daegu’s city government, officials have decided to implement various measures to protect pets in order to establish a pet culture [...]

Renault Opens Asia-Pacific Test Center in Daegu

Renault Opens Asia-Pacific Test Center in Daegu

SEOUL, Nov. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Renault S.A.’s first vehicle test center for the Asia-Pacific region has opened in Daegu, South Korea. Renault will hold an opening ceremony for the center on Friday and begin operations. The Renault vehicle test center will be responsible for testing the reliability of new vehicles before they are exported [...]

Drag Racing Contest of “Tuned Vehicles” to Take Place in Daegu

Drag Racing Contest of “Tuned Vehicles” to Take Place in Daegu

DAEGU, Oct. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — The “2018 Daegu Tuning Car Racing Contest” will be held in Guji-myeon, Dalseong-gu of Daegu on October 14. The contest seeks to promote car tuning with motorsports becoming an increasingly popular hobby in South Korea. According to the city government of Daegu, over 130 finalists maneuvering tuned vehicles will [...]