Tag: South Korea


South Korea K-culture entertainment district

Hanam in South Korea to develop a new entertainment district

The Hanam City (South Korea) Mayor Lee Hyeon-jae announced recently at a ceremony held at the Hanam City Hall that he has struck a win-win cooperation business agreement with Seoul’s Gangdong-gu District Mayor Lee Soo-hee for the “creation of K-Star World, including a K-POP concert hall, and... » Read more


South Korea YOG fan engagement in Metaverse

IOC launches first virtual world

Fans around the world are now able to engage, for the first time ever, with the Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) like never before through a Metaverse. ‘IOC’ stated that the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the Gangwon 2024 Organising Committee (YOGOC) and the Gangwon-do Province (South... » Read more


DLA+ lands Cheongna SSG ballpark design brief

Cheongna SSG Baseball Stadium design revealed

DLA+ Architecture & Interior Design has been picked by South Korean retail giant Shinsegae Group (SSG) as the design architect for the Cheongna SSG Baseball Stadium. The Pittsburgh-based sports design firm will plan the new domed home for the SSG Landers who play in the Korea Baseball... » Read more


Seoul domed baseball stadium plans

Hotel to be added to Seoul's baseball venue

The Seoul City Government will build the world’s second domed baseball stadium annexed with a hotel in its Southeastern district of Jamsil (South Korea) by 2031, City officials said recently. ‘YONHAP NEWS AGENCY’ stated that the Seoul Mayor Oh Se-hoon unveiled the plan recently after touring... » Read more


Jamsil Olympic Stadium extensive renovations

Jamsil Olympic Stadium Seoul to be upgraded

Work began on August 29th on an extensive renovation of one of Seoul’s (South Korea) most iconic sports stadiums. ‘Korea JoonAng Daily’ stated that in a statement, the Seoul Metropolitan Government said it aims to transform the Jamsil Olympic Stadium in Southern Seoul, a symbol of the Seoul... » Read more


Dodgers-Padres 2024 Seoul barnstormers

MLB season opener 2024 in South Korea

The Major League Baseball (MLB) and the Major League Baseball Players’ Association (MLBPA) announced recently that the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres will open the 2024 regular season with two games in Seoul, South Korea on March 20th-21st, 2024. The two-game set will be a home-and-home... » Read more


Live Nation Busan arena plans crux K-culture

Live Nation to operate arena in Busan South Korea

On May 19th, South Korea’s Busan Metropolitan City and Live Nation, the world’s leading live entertainment company, announced their partnership to develop a world-class arena and multicultural entertainment complex in Busan, South Korea’s second most populous City after Seoul. ‘Live... » Read more