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“Immersive” Art Exhibition Coming to Jeju

“Immersive” Art Exhibition Coming to Jeju

JEJU, Oct. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — TMONET, a service developer and provider of electronic payment systems, announced yesterday that it was renovating a 3,000-square meter underground bunker no longer in use in Seongsan-eup, Seogwipo on Jeju Island to create an art installation exhibition featuring recreated works originally by Austrian painter Gustav Klimt. The exhibition, scheduled [...]

President Moon: “Let Jeju Naval Base Become a Base for Peace”

President Moon: “Let Jeju Naval Base Become a Base for Peace”

SEOUL, Oct. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — After President Moon Jae-in’s appearance at the Korea International Fleet Review taking place on Jeju Island, the president also took time to visit the nearby Gangjeong Village on the southern coast of the island, the subject of various controversies surrounding the construction of the Jeju Naval Base. According to [...]

Jeju Global Education City an Attractive Alternative to Studying Abroad

Jeju Global Education City an Attractive Alternative to Studying Abroad

SEOUL, Aug. 31 (Korea Bizwire) – At least 4 out of 10 South Korean students would have chosen to study abroad had it not been for the international schools situated within the Jeju Global Education City (JGEC). According to a survey conducted by the Jeju Free International City Development Center (JDC) between December 2017 and January 2018, [...]

Seoulites Have Lower Pulmonary Function than Jeju Residents: Study

Seoulites Have Lower Pulmonary Function than Jeju Residents: Study

SEOUL, Aug. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — A new study has revealed that people who live in areas with high fine dust levels have pulmonary functions that are significantly lower than normal. Seoulites were found to 3.48 percent lower lung capacity than their Jeju counterparts, who are exposed to less fine dust. This is according to [...]