[WHY] Why 'hell trains' still exist on Seoul subways
Taking the subway during rush hour in Seoul is a nightmare, some say. During these rides, it is a common sight to see passengers at the platforms pushing and hurling their bodies into an already-packed train car that seems almost impossible ...
Mandate lifted, but most Koreans continue to mask up
The mask mandate on public transportation in Korea was lifted Monday for the first time in two and a half years, yet many people insisted on masking up anyway for fear of infection.
Emily Cho named as Hanjin Transportation's executive director
Hanjin Transportation named Emily Cho, 37, the youngest daughter of the late Hanjin Group chairman, as its newest executive director.
Inflation in Korea to remain high, KDI projects
Inflation in projected to remain high as utility and transportation prices continue to rise.
Car-sharing services pounce on rising fares
Amid rising public transportation fares and soaring interest rates for new car purchases, the car-sharing industry is trying to give people something to smile about with some timely promotions.
Seoul plans to hike transportation fees, cites deficit and needed upgrades
The Seoul Metropolitan Government announced Thursday that discussions on a possible hike were underway due to snowballing deficits in the city caused mainly by a nationwide welfare policy that offers free rides to senior citizens.
Seoul subway, bus fares may be 300 won more expensive next spring
Subway and bus fares in Seoul are likely to rise by a few hundred won from as early as next April to make up for its growing deficits.
Mask mandate may be loosened in January
Korea may lift the indoor mask mandate, one of its last Covid restrictions, as early as January.
Samsung SDI introduces latest battery technologies at IAA Transportation 2022
Samsung SDI introduced its latest battery technologies for commercial vehicles at the IAA Transportation 2022 in Hannover, Germany, which kicked off Tuesday.
[LIFEHACKS] Find your way around Seoul on the subway
The public transportation system in Korea is quite extensive and well-developed. Of the public transportation systems available, the subway often serves as the most convenient option for both Koreans and international visitors.