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[HanCinema's Drama Review] "Tunnel - Drama" Episode 1

2017/03/26 | | Permalink

"Tunnel - Drama" wastes no time and throws our kind detective, Park Gwang-ho, right into the deep end. A series of murders take place in the otherwise peaceful town of Hwayang and while no one in the force can even fathom the possibility of a serial killer, our hero starts to pick up on the similarities as more and more women die at the hands of the elusive murderer no one can close in on...More

Jeju Offers 15-Day Visa-Free Entry for Southeast Asians

Source | 2017/03/26 | | Permalink

The government is streamlining customs procedures and expanding visa-free entry for Southeast Asian tourists in a bid to counter a Chinese boycott.

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism on Wednesday said it will enable electronic visa processing for tour groups from Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam in May...More

Chines Boycott Sends Duty-Free Sales Plummeting

Source | 2017/03/26 | | Permalink

Chinese tourists crowds a duty free shop at Lotte Department Store in downtown Seoul in September last year (top), but the same shop is quiet last week (bottom). /Yonhap

The tourism industry is suffering increasing losses over a Chinese boycott and ban on "zero-dollar" shopping tours to Korea.

Duty-free shops, which have generated more than 70 percent of their revenues from Chinese tourists, have been hit hardest...More

Smartphone Makers Bet More on Color Choices

Source | 2017/03/26 | | Permalink

Clockwise from left, Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, Huawei's P10 and Apple iPhone 7

Smartphones are getting ever more colorful with phone materials becoming diversified and paint and metalizing technologies advancing.

Phone manufacturers are now using color as a key marketing tool to distinguish their products over others...More

3,000 Tour Guides Left High and Dry by Chinese Boycott

Source | 2017/03/26 | | Permalink

A street on Jeju Island usually crowded with Chinese tourists is empty on March 15.

Tour guides here are taking the brunt from a Chinese boycott and ban on "zero dollar" shopping tours to Korea.

According to the Korea Tourist Guide Association, an estimated 3,000 Chinese-speaking tour guides or 40 percent are without work over the Chinese measures, which come in retaliation for Korea's decision to deploy a Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense battery from the U.S. here...More

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