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IoT and AR Takes a Day at the Zoo to the Next Level

IoT and AR Takes a Day at the Zoo to the Next Level

SEOUL, March 7 (Korea Bizwire) – To provide visitors with a ‘smart’ tour experience, Seoul Grand Park is launching a mobile application service using Internet of Things (IoT) technology. The popular park announced that it will launch the ‘Seoul Grand Park Mobile App’ service from March 7. Information on various locations in the park will be provided [...]

Hyundai Motor Donates Car-Themed Playground for Children

Hyundai Motor Donates Car-Themed Playground for Children

SEOUL, Nov. 2 (Korea Bizwire) - Hyundai Motor and the Seoul Metropolitan Government have opened a new car-themed playground at Seoul Grand Park. The car manufacturer opened the children’s theme park, called ‘Cha-car Cha-car playground’, at Seoul Grand Park on October 29. The playground is part of a donation made by Hyundai Motor as the [...]

Seoul Grand Park Repurchases Animals Sold to Slaughterhouses

Seoul Grand Park Repurchases Animals Sold to Slaughterhouses

SEOUL, Oct. 19 (Korea Bizwire) – After controversy erupted when some animals sold by Seoul Grand Park were sent to slaughterhouses, park officials announced that the animals will be repurchased, and will be cared for at other zoos and farms. Seoul Grand Park sold 43 animals through an open tender in August. However, CARE (Coexistence of [...]

Two Abused Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphins to Be Trained and Released into the Sea

Two Abused Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphins to Be Trained and Released into the Sea

SEOUL, May 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Two Indo-pacific bottlenose dolphins, which were captured illegally in the waters near Jeju in 2009 and made to perform at dolphin shows, will be transported to Jeju from Seoul to receive captivity-to-wild training before they get released into the sea. According to the Korean Animal Welfare Association, two dolphins, [...]