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Underappreciated Gems: Train to Busan - Blastr

Sat, 2017-02-25 06:55

Blastr

Underappreciated Gems: Train to Busan
Blastr
All that is to say, it is entirely possible that zombie flick Train to Busan passed you by as (yeah, I'll say it) one of the best movies of last year. It did well in its native South Korea—was the highest-grossing film of the year, in fact—and got a ...

Seoul asks Busan authorities to move 'comfort women' statue - Asahi Shimbun

Fri, 2017-02-24 17:04

Asahi Shimbun

Seoul asks Busan authorities to move 'comfort women' statue
Asahi Shimbun
SEOUL--To resolve the diplomatic stalemate over the “comfort woman” statue outside the Japanese consulate-general in Busan, the South Korean Foreign Ministry has formally requested that the city move the contentious symbol. The ministry's press ...
South Korean government asks Dong district to move Busan 'comfort women' statueThe Japan Times
Busan encouraged to move statueKorea JoongAng Daily
Foreign Ministry under fire for trying to relocate 'comfort women' statueKorea Times
Nikkei Asian Review -The Japan News
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DVD/Blu-ray: Train to Busan - The Arts Desk - The Arts Desk

Fri, 2017-02-24 09:28

The Arts Desk

DVD/Blu-ray: Train to Busan - The Arts Desk
The Arts Desk
With its familiar scenario of massed zombies on the offensive against the living, South Korean blockbuster Train to Busan stands or falls on the fresh twists in ...

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US Soldier Accused of Raping a Woman in South Korea - Sputnik International

Fri, 2017-02-24 06:17

Sputnik International

US Soldier Accused of Raping a Woman in South Korea
Sputnik International
A US soldier of Korean descent has been arrested on accusations of raping a Korean-Canadian woman in Busan, South Korea.

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South Korean government asks Dong district to move Busan 'comfort women' statue - The Japan Times

Thu, 2017-02-23 19:13

The Japan Times

South Korean government asks Dong district to move Busan 'comfort women' statue
The Japan Times
SEOUL – The South Korean Foreign Ministry has sent an official letter to a district office in Busan asking that a contentious statue symbolizing the women forced into Imperial Japanese military brothels before and during the war be removed from its ...
South Korean ministry urges removal of comfort women statueNikkei Asian Review
S. Korea minister urges moving statueThe Japan News
(LEAD) Foreign ministry asks for local government's cooperation in resolving sex slavery statue disputeYonhap News
Korea JoongAng Daily -KBS WORLD Radio News
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My paradise: Bullet train to Busan | Stripes Okinawa - Stripes Okinawa

Thu, 2017-02-23 14:44

Stripes Okinawa

My paradise: Bullet train to Busan | Stripes Okinawa
Stripes Okinawa
The most interesting destination I've traveled to while I've been in South Korea has to be Busan. Located about 200 miles southeast of Seoul, it's only around ...

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My paradise: Bullet train to Busan | Stripes Korea - Stripes Korea

Thu, 2017-02-23 14:38

Stripes Korea

My paradise: Bullet train to Busan | Stripes Korea
Stripes Korea
The most interesting destination I've traveled to while I've been in South Korea has to be Busan. Located about 200 miles southeast of Seoul, it's only around ...
US soldier accused of sexually assaulting woman in South Korea ...Stars and Stripes

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China's leading travel agency adds Busan to list of world's 10 largest ... - Yonhap News

Thu, 2017-02-23 10:32

Yonhap News

China's leading travel agency adds Busan to list of world's 10 largest ...
Yonhap News
South Korea's largest port city of Busan has been included on the list of the world's 10 most popular travel destinations for people traveling individually, selected ...

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Microsoft to open data hub in Busan, aiming at Asia cloud service market - The Hankyoreh

Wed, 2017-02-22 16:22

The Hankyoreh

Microsoft to open data hub in Busan, aiming at Asia cloud service market
The Hankyoreh
During a press conference at COEX in Seoul on Feb. 21, Microsoft Korea announced the simultaneous launch of operations at data centers in Seoul and Busan. “Both of the sites are secured with 'base isolation,' which enables them to endure earthquakes ...

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Busan foreign school hosts open house event - the korea times - koreatimes (press release)

Tue, 2017-02-21 21:45

koreatimes (press release)

Busan foreign school hosts open house event - the korea times
koreatimes (press release)
Busan International Foreign School (BIFS) will hold a spring open house event at its Gijang-nari campus in Busan, Feb. 17. Potential students and their parents ...

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Busan foreign school hosts open house event - The Korea Times - Korea Times

Tue, 2017-02-21 21:34

Korea Times

Busan foreign school hosts open house event - The Korea Times
Korea Times
Busan International Foreign School (BIFS) will hold a spring open house event at its Gijang-nari campus in Busan, Feb. 17. Potential students and their parents ...

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US soldier charged with rape in Busan guesthouse - The Korea Times - Korea Times

Mon, 2017-02-20 15:40

US soldier charged with rape in Busan guesthouse - The Korea Times
Korea Times
An American soldier of Korean ethnicity has been charged with raping a Korean woman at a Busan guesthouse. Busan Jungbu police have charged the man, ...

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god wraps up tour in Busan - The Korea Herald

Sun, 2017-02-19 17:03

The Korea Herald

god wraps up tour in Busan
The Korea Herald
Boy band g.o.d. on Sunday held a concert in Busan, wrapping up its monthlong tour of six cities across the nation. The concert, held at the Bexco exhibition center, was part of a tour to commemorate the 18th anniversary of the group's debut. It started ...

Korean Air building parts for B787 Dreamliner in Busan - The Korea Herald

Sun, 2017-02-19 16:05

The Korea Herald

Korean Air building parts for B787 Dreamliner in Busan
The Korea Herald
BUSAN -- About 10 minutes outside Gimhae International Airport in Busan stands a cluster of buildings that make up the Korean Air Busan Tech Center.

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Kishida meets with South Korean counterpart, demands removal of 'comfort women' statue in Busan - The Japan Times

Sat, 2017-02-18 23:29

Asahi Shimbun

Kishida meets with South Korean counterpart, demands removal of 'comfort women' statue in Busan
The Japan Times
BONN/TOKYO – Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida and South Korean counterpart Yun Byung-se were at odds Friday over the “comfort women” statues South Korean civic groups have erected near Japan's diplomatic establishments in Seoul and Busan, ...
Japan, S. Korea still snarled on 'comfort women' statue in BusanAsahi Shimbun
Yun: ROK will make efforts over statues - The Japan NewsThe Japan News
Seoul, Tokyo Fail to Settle Comfort Women Dispute at G20 MeetingSputnik International
Arirang News
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Japan, S. Korea still snarled on 'comfort women' statue in Busan - Asahi Shimbun

Sat, 2017-02-18 18:19

Asahi Shimbun

Japan, S. Korea still snarled on 'comfort women' statue in Busan
Asahi Shimbun
Japan is adamant that a statue of a girl symbolizing "comfort women" that was erected in front of the Japanese consulate-general in Busan be removed, for relations to move forward. But South Korea continues to insist that it is still unable to remove ...
Kishida meets with South Korean counterpart, demands removal of 'comfort women' statue in BusanThe Japan Times
Yun: ROK will make efforts over statues - The Japan NewsThe Japan News

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Movies to watch on Blu-Ray and DVD: Train to Busan, Inferno, and more - GamesRadar

Sat, 2017-02-18 17:02

GamesRadar

Movies to watch on Blu-Ray and DVD: Train to Busan, Inferno, and more
GamesRadar
Yes, here's the new DVD and Blu-Ray releases coming out in the next two weeks. Click on for our reviews of Train to Busan, Inferno, Cul-De-Sac, Captain Fantastic, Sausage Party, Black Orpheus, The Childhood of a Leader, Varieté, War on Everyone, The ...

Train to Busan review: Trapped aboard a ride to terror - Belfast Telegraph

Fri, 2017-02-17 19:29

Belfast Telegraph

Train to Busan review: Trapped aboard a ride to terror
Belfast Telegraph
Workaholic husband Seok-woo (Gong Yoo) begrudgingly agrees to take his young daughter Su-an (Kim Su-an) to Busan to see her mother for her birthday. They board the KTX bullet train just as a mysterious viral outbreak forces the government to declare ...

One Year After Move to Busan, CNFK, ROK Partnership Stronger Than Ever - DVIDS (press release)

Thu, 2017-02-16 23:24

DVIDS (press release)

One Year After Move to Busan, CNFK, ROK Partnership Stronger Than Ever
DVIDS (press release)
BUSAN, Republic of Korea (Feb. 16, 2017) – Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Korea (CNFK) and Commander, Republic of Korea Fleet, and the U.S. Embassy partnered together to highlight the first-year anniversary of CNFK shifting its headquarters from ...

[Provincial News] Busan sets sights on 3.1 million foreign tourists this year - koreatimes (press release)

Thu, 2017-02-16 00:07

koreatimes (press release)

[Provincial News] Busan sets sights on 3.1 million foreign tourists this year
koreatimes (press release)
According to the plan, Busan will step outside its home turf to attract foreigners in their own countries, establishing offices in Beijing, Taipei and Osaka. The city is attempting to lure more than just Chinese tourists, who have made up the bulk of ...