South Korea News

Wyndham expands presence in Jeju, South Korea

Wyndham expands presence in Jeju, South Korea

22 August 2017 Hotel News

Wyndham Hotel Group has opened two new hotels on the popular tourist island of Jeju, further expanding two of its globally recognised brands in South Korea as it caters to the growth in domestic travel to the island.

Gongzi Jeju Casino opens in South Korea

Gongzi Jeju Casino opens in South Korea

18 July 2017 Hotel News

Gongzi Jeju Casino has been unveiled to the world, heralding a new era for Korea as a word-class entertainment destination. Gongzi Jeju represents a major economic boost to the gaming industry in Jeju, which will become an icon in Korea and set a new benchmark for ultra-luxurious gaming experience.

Kair selects Airbus A320 for South Korea low-cost debut

Kair selects Airbus A320 for South Korea low-cost debut

15 March 2017 Airline News

South Korean start-up carrier Kair Airlines has announced that it has selected the A320 family to launch its new low cost operation, with a firm order for eight A320ceo. The new airline will be based in Cheongju in central South Korea and will focus primarily on services to international destinations in north-east Asia.

Minor signs for Avani Busan Hotel in South Korea

Minor signs for Avani Busan Hotel in South Korea

27 February 2017 Press Release Hotel News

Minor Hotels has announced that it will debut its Avani brand in South Korea with the launch of Avani Busan Hotel. The new-build 400-key hotel represents a milestone for Minor Hotels as its first property in South Korea.

Vietjet launches new Hai Phong-Seoul route

Vietjet launches new Hai Phong-Seoul route

15 December 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Vietjet has welcomed passengers on its debut flight between Hai Phong, Vietnam, and Seoul, South Korea. The route will operate every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday and depart from Cat Bi International Airport, Hai Phong, at 23:45 and land at Incheon International Airport, Seoul at 06.00.

International Olympic Committee praises PyeongChang preparations

International Olympic Committee praises PyeongChang preparations

The International Olympic Committee Coordination Commission for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 has wrapped up its sixth visit confident that PyeongChang 2018 is moving in the right direction as Games preparations intensify in the final two years. At a closing news conference with PyeongChang 2018 Organising Committee president Yang-ho Cho, Coordination Commission chair Gunilla Lindberg expressed satisfaction with construction progress at competition venues and congratulated Games organisers for the success of early test events.

Vietjet launches new route from Ho Chi Minh City to Seoul

Vietjet launches new route from Ho Chi Minh City to Seoul

16 June 2015 Airline News

Vietjet has announced the launch of a new route linking Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and the capital city of South Korea, Seoul. With a frequency of seven return flights per week, the inaugural flight, which will take off on November 7th, will depart Tan Son Nhat International Airport at 00.15 and arrive at Incheon International Airport at 07.25.