KTO-ICCA Bidding Workshop Successfully Held at Songdo Convensia in Incheon KTO-ICCA Bidding Workshop was held successfully at Songdo Convensia in Incheon from 12-13 March. Industry professionals from regional convention centers, MICE bureaus and PCOs have joined the workshop for two days to participate in the lectures and group presentations. The lectures and the workshop were led by the four speakers Continue Reading . . .
In South Korea’s thriving capital, Jennifer Cox discovers the roar of technology and Gangnam-style shopping, but also a sense of reverence for nature . . .
Symposium on MICE Integrated Resort in Seoul An International Symposium designed to seek ways to establish a meetings, incentives, conferences, and exhibitions (MICE) integrated resort took place at the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) building today. Organized by the Korea MICE Association and Global Korea Entertainment, about 150 relevant professionals from the central and provincial governments, businesses, financial institutionsl and the Continue Reading . . .
The 17th Scientific Congress Asian Pacific Endodontic Confederation The 17th Scientific Congress Asian Pacific Endodontic Confederation will be held in Seoul from March 23 to 24, 2013 at COEX. It is a biennial APEC congress which provides a great opportunity to share and discuss various endodontic topics with participants from all over the world. The 17th APEC Scientific Congress is Continue Reading . . .
Title: etours.co.uk and Going Gardens present The International Garden Exposition Suncheon Bay Korea 2013 – ECOGEO* Theme: Garden of the Earth Dates: April 20, 2013 – Oct.20, 2013 London, Feb.5, 2013: With departures from London Heathrow any day between April 20 and October 14, 2013, Going Gardens, a garden tourism consultancy, and the South East Asia travel specialist agency, etours, Continue Reading . . .
Beyond the hypercapitalism of Seoul, Buddhism, shamanism and ancient Chinese philosophies remain a key part of South Korea’s psyche. Nurture your inner self with a temple stay, discover centuries-old rituals in Gyeongju, and travel to Jeju Island, where local myths remain as fertile as the flora. . . .
Korea Tourism Organization (Stand number: AP22) will be exhibiting at the UK’s premier travel event, Destinations: The Holiday and Travel Show, taking place from the Jan 31st – 3rd of February at Earls Court in London. Visitor figures from the UK to Korea saw a 10.6% increase in 2012 over 2011 and our destination gets ever more popular. This year will Continue Reading . . .
Int’l Conference on SPIE 2013 Nano-Bio Sensing, Imaging & Spectroscopy to be Held in Jeju The International Conference on SPIE 2013 Nano-Bio Sensing, Imaging & Spectroscopy (SPIE 2013 NBSIS) will be held in Jeju Island from February 20 to 23, 2013 at ICC Jeju (International Convention Center Jeju). The SPIE 2013 NBSIS is co-hosted by SPIE, The Korean Sensors Continue Reading . . .
Welcome to the DMZ – the “scariest place on earth”. Where the Cold War still has an icy grip. Where capitalism and communism stand toe to toe. Where an army stands poised to attack the South… and another is ready to repel it from behind a shield of tank traps, gun emplacements, razor wire and minefields. Welcome to snowy Panmunjom, Continue Reading . . .
In early December the visitor figures from the UK to Korea totalled 110,229 which was a 10.6% increase over 2011! Mr. Ramy Salameh, PR Manager and spokesman for the Korea Tourism Org, says “A 10.6% increase in arrivals from the UK to Korea is a clear reflection on the growing popularity of the destination, helped in no small part Continue Reading . . .