Experts stunned by Busan murder suspect's calm behavior during killing
Even experts are surprised at how Jung Yoo-jung, a 23-year-old charged with the murder of a woman in her 20s in Busan, was so calm when she dealt with the victim's dead body.
Police reveal identity of woman accused of murdering victim 'out of curiosity'
Police revealed the identity of the 23-year-old woman who said she murdered another woman in her 20s in Busan "out of curiosity," on Thursday...
BIFF director Huh Moon-yung has no plans to return to post
The festival director of the Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) Huh Moon-yung, who expressed his intention to resign last month, said that he has no plans to return to the position Wednesday. It follows a sexual misconduct allegation against...
Experts warn of ticking climate bomb at New York Times conference
A looming sense of urgency over accelerating climate change was not without cautious optimism in Busan.
Environmental crisis should be approached in 'human way' says Stephen Dunbar-Johnson
While the urgency is certainly there, how it is conveyed to the public can and should be changed into a more “human way,” says Stephen Dunbar-Johnson, international president of The New York Times Company.
Pacific Island leaders ‘welcome’ Busan’s Expo bid during summit visit
The leaders of the Pacific Islands on Tuesday visited Busan to tour the potential venue of World Expo 2030 during a visit to Korea for a summit with President Yoon Suk Yeol aimed at bolstering cooperation with the growingly influential region.
Busan hosts Korea’s biggest-ever climate tech fair
From nuclear reactors to electric cars, energy tech took center stage in Busan as the port city hosts Korea’s biggest-ever climate tech fair amid the accelerating shift away from fossil fuels.
BIFF requests Huh to return as festival director, calls for innovative commitee
The Busan International Film Festival (BIFF)'s board Wednesday called for the immediate return of the event's director Huh Moon-young, who said he would resign on May 12. He offered his resignation after Cho Jong-kook was named as managing...
Future of BIFF unclear as director, chairperson resign five months before festival
The future of Korea's largest film festival is looking bleak as the festival director and chairperson resigned over the transition to a co-directorship just five months ahead of the scheduled festival date. Last Friday, director Huh Moon-yung of...
Busan and Daejeon to host June friendlies
The Korean national team will play their friendly against Peru in Busan on June 16 and against El Salvador in Daejeon on June 20, the Korea Football Association (KFA) announced Tuesday.