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S Korea offers privilege card to entice Chinese tourists, officials|Markets|Business|

The South Korean government will introduce a special privilege card that aims to entice wealthy Chinese tourists to the country, reports the website of Hong Kong newspaper Ta Kung Pao.

The South Korean embassy in China said late last month that the new card may be issued to Chinese citizens who have spent more than US$30,000 shopping in South Korea over the past five years or those who can show that they hold more than 50 million won (US$46,300) in a bank account and own a platinum credit card. Others eligible for the card include central government officials and well-known celebrities.

via S Korea offers privilege card to entice Chinese tourists, officials|Markets|Business|


‘Contemporary Moses Miracle’ is to be expected from 30 March – 2 April in 2014.

A wonderful natural phenomena called’ ‘Contemporary Moses Miracle’ is to be happen at Jindo Island here in Korea again from 30 March – 2 April in 2014.

When you have a chance to visit Korea this period, please do not miss this wonderful experience as can as possible. You can do ‘Walking Into the Sea’!!! as nearly same as what Moses did in the Bible.

This wonderful phenomena happens every year by lunar calender around the end of February to mid April. You can have a look at the previous scenery on You Tube in English.

2013 GT Tested Awards; Best MICE City-Seoul

2013 GT Tested Awards | Global Traveler

Best M.I.C.E. City: Seoul © Sean Pavone |

Seoul City was awarded to Best MICE City in the word, according to the survey result done by Global Traveler Magazine .

Best MICE City

  1. Seoul
  2. Abu Dhabi
  3. Madrid
  4. Sydney
  5. Dubai
  6. Dublin
  7. London
  8. Hong Kong
  9. San Francisco
  10. Paris

For the 10th consecutive year, Global Traveler is pleased to present the best of the class of 2013 — the winners of the GT Tested Reader Survey awards. The well-versed readers of GT have once again named the top of the class when it comes to airlines, hotels, destinations, travel goods and services around the world.

More stories at 2013 GT Tested Awards | Global Traveler.

K-Pop & Drama Experience Zone @ Gangnam Tourist Information Center

Gangnam Tourist Information Center: K-pop Experience Center

Hallyu (K-Pop & K-Drama) Experience Zone

On the second floor, you can relieve your K-pop and K-culture addiction through state-of-the-art displays and installations that will allow you to experience the Korean Wave. Sets from popular Korean TV series and movies have been reproduced, and countless items and accessories that have been used by Korean stars will be available for visitors to use as props in their very own photo shoot! There is also a K-Star “Beauty Zone,” where visitors can get beauty tips from Korean stars, a Hallyu shop for fans, and much, much more.

For more information, please go to Visit Seoul – Gangnam Tourist Information Center.

MicroTAS 2015 is to be held in Gyeonju, Korea

Image of Gyeongju City, Korea

The 19th international conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (MicroTAS) 2015 is to be held from 25th October to 29th October, 2015 in Gyeonju City, Korea.

MicroTAS is an international conference for micro medical chips, bio technology, and its related business & corporate take part in.

During the conference, approximately 1,5000-2,000 people are expected to visit Gyeonju, Korea including 1,300 foreign guests, the organizer of the conference said.

Words) MicroTAS is short for micro(µ) total analysis systems. It can be used to refer to: A subset of labs-on-chips on which full sequences of lab processes are integrated. First introduced by Manz and coworkers.The International conference on miniaturized systems for chemistry and life sciences, a scientific conference devoted to this field of research.