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Jeju Faces Dilemma Over Tourism with Both Tourists and Residents Unhappy

Jeju Faces Dilemma Over Tourism with Both Tourists and Residents Unhappy

JEJU, April 9 (Korea Bizwire) — The provincial government of Jeju Island, South Korea’s most popular vacation destination, is facing a dilemma as tourists and residents both are showing higher negative perceptions toward Jeju’s tourism boom. In particular, tourists are increasingly dissatisfied with the island’s expensive prices, while Jeju residents are unhappy with the inconvenience [...]

Jeju Island Tops South Korean Rankings for Multicultural Marriages

Jeju Island Tops South Korean Rankings for Multicultural Marriages

JEJU, Dec. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Among South Korean cities and regions, Jeju Island ranked first in terms of the share of multicultural marriages last year. 13.2 percent of marriages on the southern resort island last year were multicultural marriages, the highest rate among the nation’s major cities and regions, according to the data released by Statistics [...]