Yongho Pier to be Turned Into New Waterfront Space for Citizens

Yongho Pier will be turned into a waterfront space for citizens.

The City of Busan, Busan Regional Office of Oceans and Fisheries, Namgu regional office, Busan Port Authority, and the Busan Metropolitan Corporation have jointly announced that they will sign an agreement for the comprehensive development of the area around Yongho pier.

The agreement will designate the pier as a waterfront area for the citizens until a comprehensive development plan for the pier and its surrounding area is established.

The area includes 37,716 square meters of land, which is on both sides of the Yongho fishing port.

The previous redevelopment plans include adding parks, leisure facilities, a swimming pool and cafes along the promenade.

They were also actively seeking ways to build a tower and a footbridge over the sea from Yongho Pier to the Cruise Ship pier promenade.

The pier, which opened in 1990, will retain the fishing port function utilized by the Yongho fishing village, though shut down operations on the wharf which was seen as a danger by local residents as it was used to bring in military explosives for years.

BeFM Newshttp://www.befm.or.kr
Listen to Busan's only English radio station at 90.5 FM. News reports at 10 am, 12 pm, 3 pm, 6 pm, 8 pm and 10 pm live.

Subscribe to our newsletter

Twice-weekly updates to your inbox

The Latest

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.

Jim Rogers to Participate in Korea-ASEAN CEO Summit

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.
broken clouds
12 ° C
13 °
11 °
50 %
75 %
14 °
16 °
17 °
17 °
13 °

Dine & Drink

Enjoy “T-Bone Thursday” Discounts at Park Hyatt’s Dining Room

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 Off to a Successful Beginning

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.

Order a Fully-Catered Thanksgiving Meal Through Shuttle

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.