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Business Spotlight

ECCK Hosting “Breakfast Meting with Mayor Oh Keo-don” on March 5th

The European Chamber of Commerce in Korea (ECCK) is hosting an ECCK Busan Breakfast Meeting with Busan Mayor Oh Keo Don and Busan Metropolitan City on March 5th at the Paradise Hotel.

Eat Like a Local

Eat Like a Local: Oyster Soup, a Korean Winter Delicacy – Hanmadang Tongyeong Sutbul Jangeogui

Located about 20 meters from Beomnaegol subway gate 4 in Busanjin-gu, Hanmadand Tongyeong Sutbul Jangeogui is a specialized restaurant quite famous for its grilled eel and jangeo tang, a Korean-style spicy eel stew using fresh eel from the waters off Tongyeong.

Eat Like a Local: A Quiet and Cozy Bar in Seomyeon – Purple Moon

Sometimes you need a fun and cheerful place to enjoy drinking and the atmosphere, and other times you want a comfortable and quiet place to enjoy drinking and being with people you love. This place is the latter.

Eat Like a Local: Raw Fish Lunch Special With an Ocean View – Haerim Hoetjip in Cheongsapo

Among the many raw fish restaurants facing the water, Haerim Hoetjip, a thirty-year-old dining establishment, is well-known for its lunch special which goes for 20,000 won per person.

Upcoming Events

Stars and Rabbit Live in Busan Rainbow Aisle Asia Tour 2020

Indonesian folk duo Stars and Rabbit are making their way to Busan for a performance on February 26th at Ovantgarde in KSU.

Seinfeld: The Staged Reading at HQ Gwangan

On February 22nd, at HQ Gwangan everyone and anyone is invited to a scripted reading of “Korean Seinfeld”.

Darts Night @ LA Bar & Grill

For those looking to play darts, every Thursday Night is Darts Night at LA Bar & Grill in Gwangalli.

OLCB Latin-Jazz Quartet

Mark your calendars for Saturday, February 22, when the OLCB Latin-Jazz Quartet plays at Home in Haeundae for their second show of 2020.

Lifestyle & Entertainment

Major Department Stores Sales Down 40% Last Weekend

Sales at Busan's major department stores had one of their worst sales weekends as the COVID-19 scare keeps shoppers away from visiting crowded spaces.

Jesse Davis Quartet Jazz and Wine Concert Canceled

The 141st Haeundae Cultural Concert with the Jesse Davis Quartet, scheduled for Friday, February 28, has been canceled due to the effects of COVID-19.

Busan International Rock Festival Set for July 24-25

The Busan International Rock Festival will return for another year July 24-25 at Samnak Park in Sasang-gu.

ECCK Hosting “Breakfast Meting with Mayor Oh Keo-don” on March 5th

The European Chamber of Commerce in Korea (ECCK) is hosting an ECCK Busan Breakfast Meeting with Busan Mayor Oh Keo Don and Busan Metropolitan City on March 5th at the Paradise Hotel.

Sports

Busan IPark Reveal New Kits for 2020 Campaign

The Busan IPark have revealed their new home and away kits for 2020 as they return to the top flight of Korean professional soccer.

China’s Table Tennis Players Expected to Participate at the World Table Tennis Championships

Amid the rapid spread of the new Coronavirus in China, much attention is keen towards the Chinese table tennis team that will participate in the Championships held in Busan next month.

Busan Table Tennis Gymnasium to Open Tomorrow

The opening ceremony of Busan Table Tennis Gymnasium located in Dongsam Innovation District, Yeongdo-gu, will take place tomorrow at 4 p.m.

Outdoor Sledding Park at Dasom Park Closes Early for the Season

The outdoor sledding park in Busanjin-gu has been closed early as part of preventive measures on the spread of the new coronavirus infection.