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“Korean Washroom” Vandalized in Turkey Four Days After Opening to Public

“Korean Washroom” Vandalized in Turkey Four Days After Opening to Public

SEOUL, Jul. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — A public washroom that was built in a northwestern area of Turkey funded by a Korean municipal government was vandalized just days after it opened to the public. Turkish press reported yesterday that the “Suwon public toilet” that was installed in the coastal Turkish city of Yalova was purposely [...]

Suwon Earn AFC Champions League Knockout Stage Berth with Win over Kashima

Suwon Earn AFC Champions League Knockout Stage Berth with Win over Kashima

SEOUL, April 17 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean football club Suwon Samsung Bluewings reached the knockout stage of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League on Tuesday after winning their final group stage match. Suwon, two-time continental champions, beat Kashima Antlers 1-0 at Kashima Soccer Stadium in Kashima, Japan, to wrap up their Group H campaign. With the latest result, Suwon finish atop Group H with 10 points from three wins, one draw [...]

Seoul’s Candelight Protests an Economic Boon to Gwanghwamun Square

Seoul’s Candelight Protests an Economic Boon to Gwanghwamun Square

SEOUL, Jan. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — The business district surrounding Gwanghwamun Station, ground zero for 2017′s massive candlelight vigils that played a major role in impeaching former president Park Geun-hye, was found to have profited immensely from the protests. On January 3, SK Telecom cited the findings of its in-house research institute Geovision and revealed [...]