Busan, South Korea Newswire

Busan, South Korea Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Busan, South Korea.

Results 1 - 20 of 1,400 in Busan, South Korea

  1. 'Zubaan' to open Busan International Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Indian Television

    NEW DELHI: Indian film Zubaan by Mizez Singh will be the inaugural film at this year's 20th Busan International Film Festival , which will have a major Indian presence. Director Anurag Kashyap, known for bold films over the last decade, is a member of the New Currents Asian film competition jury at the Festival.

    Comment?

  2. Fortissimo acquires Busan Film Fest closing title "Mountain Cry"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - "Mountain Cry" , which is set as the closing title of the upcoming Busan film festival, will be handled in international markets by Hong Kong- and Amsterdam-based Fortissimo Films, Variety reports. The Larry Yang-directed picture is the first of the initial slate of five films to be completed under a production partnership between Village Roadshow Pictures Asia and China's powerful production giant, Hairun Pictures.

    Comment?

  3. 'Masaan', 'Dhanak' to be screened at 20th BIFFRead the original story

    Wednesday | Newkerala.com

    Neeraj Ghaywan's "Masaan", Nagesh Kukunoor's "Dhanak" along with "Black Horse Memories", directed by Shahram Alidi will be screened at the 20th Busan International Film Festival this year. All three films, which happen to have the same production company , will be shown at the international film festival, under different sections.

    Comment?

  4. Exotic Beasts art group to prowl in BusanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Korea Herald

    Busan's creative community is set to get a boost from a brand new creature feature. Exotic Beasts is a new group designed to give artists in Busan and nearby areas exposure through exhibitions and a weekly magazine.

    Comment?

  5. Hansal Mehta's 'Aligarh' to premiere at Busan Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    "Shahid" director Hansal Mehta's upcoming film "Aligarh", starring Manoj Bajpayee, will premiere at the 20th Busan International Film Festival. "Aligarh" is based on the real life incident of Dr Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras, who was terminated from his job because of his sexual-orientation.

    Comment?

  6. Busan film fest vows to move forward despite setbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Korea Herald

    The nation's largest and most internationally recognized film festival became the center of controversy earlier this year, when the Korean Film Council announced that it would be cutting its financial support by nearly half compared to 2014. Despite fears that the festival would have to be canceled or downsized, the Busan International Film Festival was able to secure enough funds to hold the event for a 20th year, according to festival directors at a press conference at the Koreana Hotel on Tuesday.

    Comment?

  7. Manoj Bajpayee's 'Aligarh' to premiere at 20th BIFFRead the original story

    Wednesday | Newkerala.com

    Actor Manoj Bajpayee's film "Aligarh", which is directed by Hansal Mehta, will be premiered at the 20th Busan International Film Festival. Manoj took to micro-blogging website Twitter where he congratuated his entire cast and crew members for the movie being premiered at the festival, which is to be held in South Korea from October 1 to 10. "So our film ALIGARH premieres at BUSAN FILM FESTIVAL.

    Comment?

  8. Qatar Onslaught of LNG Supply to Shake-up the MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Marine News

    Gas giant Qatar is the world's top supplier of liquefied natural gas , but in the coming five years it could be surpassed by Australia, a shift which could weigh on its dominance in Asia, reports Reuters. Asia accounts for almost three quarters of the global market and has paid the highest prices.

    Comment?

  9. Light-based data transmission can replace wires in hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Engadget

    It's not unusual to see patients in hospitals with wires sticking out of their bodies -- it's just something you expect, especially in ICUs. A group of South Korean researchers, however, believe there's a better alternative: lights.

    Comment?

  10. Proposed RCEP gains momentum after KL-Asean economic ministers meetRead the original story

    Tuesday | Asia News Network

    ... of the uncertainties of the agreement on modalities," the official added. Officials will now meet in Busan, South Korea, in October. "Now we can progress faster. Different working groups can meet at different times," said an official. It has been a ...

    Comment?

  11. MN 100: Alternative Marine Technologies LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Marine News

    The Company: Amtech specializes in ship design integration and construction supervision dealing with new propulsion technologies, niche trades and operational efficiencies. Its South Korea office and staff have delivered over 250 ships and the U.S. offices are well versed in U.S. construction, Jones Act applications and the domestic workboat markets.

    Comment?

  12. Busan to Open 20th Edition With Indian Debut Feature 'Zubaan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Hollywood Reporter

    Pushing aside recent financial woes, the South Korean fest will highlight works by emerging young Asian auteurs while a strong Chinese presence is anticipated with closer 'Mountain Cry.' The South Korean film festival will open Oct. 1-10 in Busan, kicking off with the Indian film Zubaan - a rather unprecedented choice with it being the debut feature of a young indie filmmaker Mozez Singh .

    Comment?

  13. 'Zubaan' to open Busan International Film FestivalRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Newkerala.com

    Mozez Singh's musical drama "Zubaan" will be the opening film of the 20th Busan International Film Festival which is to be held in South Korea between October 1 and 10. Amongst the biggest film festivals of Asia, Busan International Film Festival will, for the first time, have a Bollywood musical opening the fest. The screening will also be the world premiere of the drama which also features the "Masaan" actor Vicky Kaushal and actress-singer Sarah Jane Dias.

    Comment?

  14. CWind Awarded O&M Crew Transfer ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Marine News

    CWind, a provider of integrated services to the wind industry, announced it has won a three-year contract to supply crew transfer services during the operations and maintenance phase at Gunfleet Sands offshore wind farm off the coast of Essex. The CWind Challenger will be transferring technicians and equipment to the wind farm for the next three years.

    Comment?

  15. Hansa Heavy Lift Earns DNV GL AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Marine News

    Matthias Ritters, Regional Manager Maritime Region Germany at DNV GL, Roger Iliffe, CEO and Managing Director; Alex Karakassis, CFO, James Cook, Head of QHSE; Max Harmstorf, Head of EMEA, Nadine Dreier, QHSE Auditor, all HANSA HEAVY LIFT, Dirk Lange, Key Account Manager at DNV GL; Steve Dawson, Director of Ship Management, Claus Tantzen, Deputy Director of Ship Management, Ayjaz Sheikh, Quality Assurance Manager, Asia, all HANSA HEAVY LIFT. HANSA HEAVY LIFT has been recognized with a DNV GL Excellence - Five Stars Award for the high quality of its management systems.

    Comment?

  16. IBIA Forum to Examine Bunkering with New FuelsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Marine News

    The International Bunker Industry Association will be holding a forum entitled: 'Bunkering with new fuels Building on strong foundations' as part of London International Shipping Week, on Wednesday 9 September. The event will include presentations from Mark Bell from SGMF , Michael Green, Global Technical Manager for Intertek Lintec, Armelle Breneol EAME Marine Fuels Logistics Advisor for ExxonMobil, Vyacheslav Mischeko from Argus Media and Nigel Draffin maritime consultant and author.

    Comment?

  17. Coast Guard Responds to Delaware River GroundingRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Marine News

    The 328-foot Netherlands-flagged motor vessel, Bermuda Islander, lost power and propulsion Monday at approximately 9 p.m. before running aground near Salem, New Jersey. No injuries or pollution have been reported.

    Comment?

  18. Typhoon Goni Makes Landfall on Japan, Causing Injuries, EvacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Insurance Journal West

    ... Airlines Co. canceled 106 domestic flights for today, affecting 10,440 passengers; flights to and from Busan, South Korea may also be delayed. ANA Holdings Inc. canceled 67 domestic flights for today. Train lines, including Shinkansen bullet trains, ...

    Comment?

  19. India to Focus on Coastal ShippingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Marine News

    The Indian ministry of shipping unveiled its vision document for Coastal Shipping, Tourism and Regional Development on Monday at Dona Paula, Goa at the 16th meeting of Maritime States Development Council , reports Times of India. The government will encourage Indian ship owners and operators to acquire roll-on-roll-off vessels, passenger ferries, car and truck ferries and cargo carriers.

    Comment?

  20. Busan LNG Bunkering Terminal by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Marine News

    A new liquefied natural gas -bunkering terminal may become operational at South Korea's Busan New Port by 2020. According to IHS, the terminal will occupy a 185,700 m site in Busan New Port and is to have four berths and two LNG tanks.

    Comment?