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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

BTS Takes Over Twitter With 17 Million Tweets in 48 Hours

Global superstars BTS (@BTS_twt) released their highly-anticipated album, "MAP OF THE SOUL : 7" on 21 February, 6 pm (KST), and ARMY all over the world naturally took to Twitter to rave all about it.

BeFM Celebrates 11th Anniversary With Special Broadcast Today

BeFM is doing a live 15-hour special broadcast today for its 11th year anniversary called “Global City, Busan”.

10 Second Korean: 흥 [ heung ]

Easy and quick Korean expressions!

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.

Sports

K-League to Postpone Opening of 2020 Season Indefinitely

Korea's professional football leagues will indefinitely postpone the beginning of the season due to the COVID-19 outbreak in the country.

ITTF World Team Table Tennis Championships Postponed Until June

The 2020 World Team Table Tennis Championships in Busan has been delayed until June.

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.