News

Jim Rogers, Chairman of Beeland Interests Inc. and co-founder of Soros Fund Management and Quantum Fund has been announced to be in attendance at the Korea-ASEAN CEO Summit, which will be held on the 25th during the Korea-ASEAN Special Summit in Busan.
Low-cost carriers in South Korea continued to suffer losses due to unfavorable internal and external factors such as the Japan boycott movement and the crisis in Hong Kong.

Dine & Drink

Park Hyatt's Steak & Seafood Grill restaurant Dining Room presents “T-bone Thursday” offering a 25% discount on T-bone steak which allows you to taste tender tenderloin and savory sirloin at the same time, every Thursday.
ASEAN Food Street, which invites local ASEAN chefs from 10 ASEAN countries to showcase their own dishes ahead of the 2019 ASEAN-Korea Special Summit has gotten off to a successful beginning.
Shuttle has teamed up with culinary professor Ryan Phillips to offer hot and ready-to-eat meals available for pre-order and Seoul city-wide delivery or heat & eat meals which can be shipped anywhere, nationwide.

Travel

Arts & Culture

Korea-ASEAN Fashion Week Runs November 22-25

Korea-ASEAN Fashion Week will be held in BEXCO Auditorium for four days from November 22 to 25, with representative designers, fashion association directors, and fashion companies from 10 countries in Korea and ASEAN.

Traditional Costume Experience at Busan Museum Closed Today

The Busan Museum temporarily closed its traditional costume experience in the cultural experience center due to repairs being made to the traditional costumes on Wednesday, November 20, 2019.
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Business Spotlight

Sign Up Now to Join ECCK Busan Year-end Party

ECCK Busan is pleased to invite you to the sparkly ‘ECCK Busan Year-End Party’ scheduled for December 5, 2019 at the Ballroom at Shilla Stay Haeundae.

Eat Like a Local

Eat Like a Local: Savory Korean Full-Course Meals – Gugane Hanjeongsik

In Mangmi-dong, Suyeong-gu, Gugane offers an awesome Korean traditional meal at a reasonalble price. You can enjoy the fine collection of well-known Korean side dishes carefully made by the owner/chef.

Eat Like a Local: Enjoy Korean Dining in Nature – Seonbi Sikdang in Gijang

Tucked away off of Daebyeon-ro, Seonbi Sikdang is in a large space in Toam Park or Pottery Park in Gijang, which is around seven minutes by car from Gijang Station on the East Line, or thirty minutes by car from Centum.

Upcoming Events

Busan Philharmonic Orchestra: The 556th Subscription Concert

The Busan Philarmonic Orchestra is holding its 556th Subscription Concert at the Busan Cultural Center this Friday evening.

Busan International Environment Art Festival

The 17th edition of the Busan International Environment Art Festival will take place at Busan City Hall's Exhibition Room 1,2,3 from November 17-24.

Urban Garde @ Ovantgarde

This Saturday at Ovantagarde in KSU sees a great line-up of music beginning at 7 p.m.

Wednesday Performance of Korean Traditional Music & Dance

The Busan National Gugak Center presents its Wednesday performance of Korean Traditional Music and Dance with "Gayageum Sanjo".

Lifestyle & Entertainment

“Frozen 2” Begins Screening in Korea from Today

Disney's highly anticipated "Frozen 2" is set to open at theaters around Korea today.

BIWA Christmas Bazaar Returns December 8

The BIWA Christmas Charity Bazaar returns to the Haeundae Grand Hotel 2nd floor Convention Hall on Sunday, December 8th from 10 am - 4 pm.

Sign Up Now to Join the Busan British Society Christmas Fundraiser on December 14th

The Busan British Society is holding their 3rd Annual Christmas Fundraiser event at Gorilla Brewing Company on December 14th.

Warren Hill Jazz Concert Scheduled for November 21st Canceled

The Warren Hill Jazz concert scheduled for the 21st of November at the Busan Cinema Center has been canceled.

Sports

Busan Seeks to Attract Olympic Teams to Train Ahead of Tokyo 2020

The city of Busan is looking to attract athletes and training teams from Olympic participating countries ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics.

2019 Gijang International Baseball Festival

The Gijang International Baseball Festival showcases some of the best amateur baseball players from elementary through high school.

Tickets for EAFF E-1 Football Championship On Sale From Today

Tickets for the EAFF E-1 Football Championship 2019 Final Korea Republic (E-1 FC Final) go on sale today at 2 p.m.

Busan International Surfing Festival Re-named and Reduced to One-Day

The Busan International Surfing Festival has undergone changes in name and will be reduced to one-day.