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Outbound Tourists Can Get Int’l Driver’s Licenses at Incheon Airport

Outbound Tourists Can Get Int’l Driver’s Licenses at Incheon Airport

SEOUL, Jul. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean outbound tourists are now able to obtain their international driver’s licenses at Incheon International Airport, west of Seoul, police said Monday. The National Police Agency opened an international driver’s license issuance desk at the departure gate of the airport’s First Terminal on the third floor on the [...]

Seoul Withdraws Financial Support for Int’l Taxis Averaging 0.9 Fare Per Day

Seoul Withdraws Financial Support for Int’l Taxis Averaging 0.9 Fare Per Day

SEOUL, April 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Nine years and 8.6 billion won in funding later, Seoul is stepping back from an international taxi initiative that was founded in 2009 to provide tourists with taxis with English-, Japanese- and Chinese-speaking drivers. In the past nine years of their existence, each international taxi has averaged less than [...]

Incheon Airport’s 2nd Terminal Eases Processing Lines

Incheon Airport’s 2nd Terminal Eases Processing Lines

SEOUL, Feb. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Incheon International Airport’s newly opened second terminal is helping facilitate passenger processing at South Korea’s main international gateway, the facility’s operator said Sunday. Since opening to the public Jan. 18, the passenger terminal that is used by Korean Air Lines Co. and planes of the SkyTeam Airline Alliance handled [...]

“I’m Late Card” at Incheon’s New Airport Terminal Gets Lost Travelers Back on Track

“I’m Late Card” at Incheon’s New Airport Terminal Gets Lost Travelers Back on Track

YEONGJONG, Jan. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Staff at Incheon International Airport’s new second terminal are aware of the inevitability of lost travelers running late, a logistical dilemma exacerbated when these tardy individuals are stuck in a brand new passenger terminal with no clue as to how to get to their flight. To alleviate these problems [...]

Incheon Airport Draws Fire for Plastic Surgery Clinic in New Terminal

Incheon Airport Draws Fire for Plastic Surgery Clinic in New Terminal

SEOUL, Oct. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Incheon International Airport, west of Seoul, is taking flak from local medical bodies for its plan to establish a cosmetic and plastic surgery clinic at the transfer desk of its second passenger terminal to be opened in next January, a lawmaker said Tuesday. Rep. Kang Hoon-sik of the ruling [...]

Lotte Duty Free Eyes Pullout from Incheon Airport

Lotte Duty Free Eyes Pullout from Incheon Airport

SEOUL, Sept. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Lotte Duty Free, South Korea’s top duty-free operator, is considering withdrawing from Incheon International Airport, a company source said Monday, as the local duty-free industry is struggling to cope with the impact of a diplomatic row between Seoul and Beijing over the deployment of a U.S. missile defense system [...]