Busan News

Dongbaekjeon Voted Top Hit Product in Busan This Year

The Busan Development Institute (BDI) has selected and announced Busan’s top 10 hit products for 2020.

Buk-gu and Haeundae-gu Open Temporary COVID Screening and Inspection Centers

Buk-gu and Haeundae-gu have opened temporary COVID screening and inspection centers, the fourth and fifth in the city.

Public Bus Transportation Use Down Over 30% From Last Year

Recent data released by the government showed that people used less public transportation in recent days due to rising new cases and increased social distancing measures.

“Haeundae Green City” Selected for New Town Replacement

'Haeundae Green City' has been selected as the best name for the renaming contest for Busan Haeundae New Town.

Busan Beaches, Major Tourist Sites Will Be Shut Down on NYE

The city of Busan is going all out to prevent crowds from forming at major tourist sites this New Year's Eve.

COVID-19 Update: December 23

The city of Busan added 21 new cases of COVID-19 yesterday, bringing the cumulative caseload to 1,553. 

Three More Businesses Caught Violating Quarantine Measures

Three businesses were found violating quarantine guidelines in Busan after carrying out intensive inspections on 747 businesses subject to a ban on gathering and abiding by stricter social distancing guidelines.

Two Temporary COVID-19 Screening Centers to Open Today in Busan

Two temporary COVID-19 screening centers will open in Busan today, with an additional six more set to open in the near future.

COVID-19 Update: December 19

Here is the latest news on the coronavirus situation in Busan from BeFM News.

Man Arrested For Threatening Convenience Store Worker After Being Told to Wear a Mask

A man in his 30s was arrested after threatening a convenience store worker with a weapon after being told he needed to wear a mask in the store.

Seobusan Medical Center Project Moving Forward

Construction for the Seobusan Medical Center received a green light to move forward.

Banks in Busan Shorten Their Operating Hours Until the 28th

Banks in Busan have shortened their operating hours by one hour until the 28th as Busan increased its social distancing to level 2.5.