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‘Radio and Book Café’ Coming to Haeundae Beach Next Month

‘Radio and Book Café’ Coming to Haeundae Beach Next Month

SEOUL, March 24 (Korea Bizwire) – You’ll soon be able to enjoy great music and literature with a nice view of Haeundae Beach as a new café laden with books and featuring local radio DJs is coming to one of South Korea’s most popular holiday destinations in early April, the Haeundae District Office announced yesterday. Busan’s [...]

Plans for “Korean Times Square” to be Finalized by November

Plans for “Korean Times Square” to be Finalized by November

SEOUL, Sept. 13 (Korea Bizwire) – The Ministry of Government Administration and Home Affairs announced Monday that it has narrowed down the candidate sites for the upcoming “Korean Times Square” – an outdoor billboard display zone that will foster a city neighborhood’s economic and cultural values.  Among the 11 sites that initially applied for review, [...]

Busan Beach Offers Smart Bracelets to Prevent ‘Missing Children’

Busan Beach Offers Smart Bracelets to Prevent ‘Missing Children’

BUSAN, July 7 (Korea Bizwire) – Korea’s most celebrated beach, Haeundae, is offering smart bracelets starting Friday to help parents keep track of their children. More than 26 million people visited the popular vacation spot in 2015, while 16 million visited during the summer holiday season (July – August) alone. With hundreds of thousands of people [...]

New Hotels Keep Popping Up in Korea’s Most Celebrated Beachfront Community

New Hotels Keep Popping Up in Korea’s Most Celebrated Beachfront Community

BUSAN, June 20 (Korea Bizwire) – Busan’s Haeundae district is best known for its beach that attracts millions of visitors each summer. But it’s also a major MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences, and exhibitions) center, with the Busan Exhibition and Convention Center (BEXCO),and hosts major annual events such as the Busan International Film Festival. Under these conditions, competition [...]

Haeundae Marine City at Night is The New Hot Spot, Big Data Says

Haeundae Marine City at Night is The New Hot Spot, Big Data Says

SEOUL, Mar. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — The Haeundae District Office conducted a big data analysis of 5,300 domestic and 4,700 foreign Haeundae-related mentions on blogs, internet communities and SNS from June to October 2014. According to a comparative analysis between the 2014 results and results from a similar study in 2012, Marine City and Moon Tan Road, [...]