Tue, 29 Jan 2019 01:00
Busan hosts Drone Show Korea 2019
THE SOUTH KOREAN government held Its Drone Show Korea 2019 in the southern port city of Busan last week, with some 100 firms showcasing their latest drones and related technologies.
Fri, 25 Jan 2019 01:00
Stern test next for in-form Ratchanok
Red-hot Ratchanok Intanon maintained her unbeaten run in 2019 yesterday, dispatching fellow-Thai Busanan Ongbamrungphan in the second round of the Indonesia Masters.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 06:33
Ratchanok Intanon has won six out of six in 2019
Busanan next for red-hot Ratchanok
Sat, 12 Jan 2019 17:07
Busanan on fire in Thailand Masters
2017 champion Busanan Ongbamrungphan eyes on reclaiming her Princess Sirivannavari Thailand Masters crown after she routed out countrywoman Pornpawee Chochuwong in the semi-finals at Hua Mark Indoor Stadium on Saturday.
Sun, 04 Nov 2018 14:20
Teen rescued after being trapped in washing machine
SEOUL - A teenage girl was rescued Saturday by firefighters after being trapped inside a washing machine at a self-service laundromat in Busan.
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:00
Me, myself and my parents
Young filmmaker Puangsoi "Rose" Aksornsawang scores a hit in Busan with her first feature "Nakorn-Sawan"
movie & TV
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 01:00
Smooth sailing on troubled waters
Busan film festival seeks “reunion” after ferry tragedy row
movie & TV
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 01:00
A holiday in bountiful Busan
Busan is probably best known as the host city of one of Asia’s most important film festivals and a key transfer port, but this South Korean coastal metropolis is also an ideal destination for those seeking an adventurous getaway or a cultural escape.
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 06:31
Lin Dan and 'nervous' Axelsen ruthless in worlds openers
Khosit Phetpradab and Busanan Ongbamrungphan opened their actions in style.
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 14:28
Lonely Planet names South Korea's Busan best destination in Asia for 2018
The portside city of Busan, South Korea, has been named the best destination in Asia 2018 by the travel experts at Lonely Planet, who describe the bustling city as a confluence of culture and cuisine.
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 01:00
Ten of Asia’s very best
For this third annual Best in Asia list, Lonely Planet’s inhouse Asia experts have named “eclectic” and “vibrant” Busan, South Korea, as the number one destination while the jewelled architecture and ancient cities of Uzbekistan are in second place; and in third comes Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, “a supercity that somehow keeps getting cooler”. Thailand’s Chiang Mai comes in at the sixth place.
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 01:00
Beer, books, bamboo and Busan
A former wire factory gets a makeover and becomes a popular space for coffee, craft ale and culture
Sat, 02 Dec 2017 01:00
Ode to autumn
The Busan landscape slips on a coat of russet, yellow and orange as summer slips into winter
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:35
Harnessing those superpowers
Netflix has announced that “Psychokinesis”, the latest film from the director of “Train to Busan” Yeon Sang-Ho will soon be available on the streaming service along with “Steel Rain” and “The Chase”.
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Fri, 27 Oct 2017 10:46
Ratchanok beats Busanan for a re-match with Tai
Ratchanok Intanon remained the only Thai hope in the singles competition of the French Open Super Series in Paris after she trounced countrywoman Busanan Ongbamrungphan 21-17 21-17 in round two on Thursday.