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Bu·san

 (bo͞o′sän′) also Pu·san (po͞o′-)
A city of extreme southeast South Korea on the Korea Strait southeast of Seoul. It developed into a major port during the Japanese occupation of Korea (1910-1945).
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Busan

(ˈpuːˈsæn)
n
(Placename) a port in SE South Korea, on the Korea Strait: the second largest city and chief port of the country; industrial centre; two universities. Pop: 3 527 000 (2005 est). Former name (until 2000): Pusan
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K-pop star Kang Daniel, who rose to fame as the center of boy band Wanna One, has been appointed as honorary ambassador of Busan, his hometown.
The regional wing of Singapore Airlines' SilkAir has announced the launch of the first non-stop flights between Singapore and Busan in South Korea, the company said.
A debate is heating up over a possible relocation of the Korea Development Bank (KDB) and Export-Import Bank of Korea (Exim Bank) from Seoul to Busan in South Geyongsang Province or Jeonju in North Jeolla Province.
Actress Ella Cruz enjoyed the breeze and sights at windy Busan, South Korea for a fun-filled vacation.
23 (BNA): Asia's top Hallyu (Korean Wave) fiesta -- The 2018 Busan One Asia Festival (BOF 2018) -- started a nine-day run with a spectacular opening performance on Saturday
Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales has found probable cause to file a graft case against former Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya and 16 others in connection with the allegedly anomalous Metro Rail Transit-3 maintenance contract with Busan Universal Rail, Inc.
Deputy mayor of Ulaanbaatar in charge of green development and air pollution J.Batbayasgalan received deputy mayor f Busan Park Jae-min on March 28.
The A321-200 aircraft will be sub-leased to Asiana Airlines' subsidiary and low-cost carrier Air Busan, and will be operated on its network of services from its Busan Gimhae International Airport main base.
As part of efforts to become a leading destination for business meetings and Mice travellers, South Korea recently held the ICCA Asia Pacific Chapter Client/Supplier Business Workshop 2017 at the Park Hyatt Busan.
ARAB NEWS A view of Busan International Film Festival in this file photo.
Bellevue, WA, November 17, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Busan, Korea is an exciting port city which offers something for everyone.