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SoCar Teams Up with Startup to Launch Jeju Self-driving Car Shuttle Service

SoCar Teams Up with Startup to Launch Jeju Self-driving Car Shuttle Service

SEOUL, May 18 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s leading car-sharing app operator SoCar has teamed up with a local vehicle tech startup to launch an autonomous car shuttle service on the resort island of Jeju, the company said Monday. The collaboration with RideFlux Inc., which officially began earlier in the day, marks the first time [...]

Jeju Airport Sharing Know-how of Walk-thru Procedures with the World

Jeju Airport Sharing Know-how of Walk-thru Procedures with the World

JEJU, April 10 (Korea Bizwire) — The operation of the Jeju International Airport’s walk-thru testing center, which is being operated to prevent the inflow of new coronavirus cases, is being shared with cities around the world. The Jeju provincial government said Thursday it will regularly post its own COVID-19 response policy on the United Cities [...]

Jeju Island a Popular Honeymoon Destination Once Again Following Virus Outbreak

Jeju Island a Popular Honeymoon Destination Once Again Following Virus Outbreak

JEJU, April 9 (Korea Bizwire) — As South Koreans are essentially banned from travelling overseas due to the coronavirus outbreak, the southern island of Jeju is becoming an increasingly popular honeymoon destination. As more newlyweds are considering spending time on Jeju, local hotels are scrambling to offer wedding packages. The Shilla Jeju’s April sales for [...]

Defective CCTVs, Lax Discipline Blamed for Civilians’ Intrusion into Jeju Naval Base

Defective CCTVs, Lax Discipline Blamed for Civilians’ Intrusion into Jeju Naval Base

SEOUL, March 15 (Korea Bizwire) — Defective security cameras and lax discipline led to a Navy unit on the southern island of Jeju failing to detect civic activists intruding into its compound earlier this month, the Joint Chiefs of Staff said Sunday, promising to strongly reprimand the officers responsible. On March 7, four activists who [...]