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Gyeonggi English Villages Rebranded

SUWON, May 30 (Korea Bizwire) – Gyeonggi Province’s ‘English Villages’ are closing down after 12 years of operation. Instead, they will be redeveloped into talent-training institutes, offering various educational programs that are more future-oriented.  An English Village was first established in 2004 in Ansan in an effort to create an environment that would offer professional [...]

Filming Site of ‘Descendants of the Sun’ to be Turned into Park

Filming Site of ‘Descendants of the Sun’ to be Turned into Park

PAJU, April 4 (Korea Bizwire) – The filming site of the sensational TV series “Descendants of the Sun” in Camp Greaves, the former U.S. military camp near the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) in Paju, north of Seoul, will turn into a foothold of the region’s tourism industry, provincial officials said Sunday. The camp, which is currently [...]

Police Indict 16 Officials in Connection with the “LG Display Nitrogen Leakage Accident”

Police Indict 16 Officials in Connection with the “LG Display Nitrogen Leakage Accident”

PAJU, May 17 (Korea Bizwire) — The police investigation of the nitrogen leak at an LG Display plant that caused the loss of three lives and three injuries ended with the indictment of 16 employees on charges of negligent homicide four months after the tragic accident. The Paju Police Station requested arrest warrants for two [...]