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  • American Presence Post Busan celebrated 238 years of American independence at the Haeundae Grand Hotel...

    July 2, 2014

    American Presence Post Busan celebrated 238 years of American independence at the Haeundae Grand Hotel with government officials, community leaders, and business representatives from throughout southeast Korea.

  • Embassy Seoul’s Agricultural Trade Officer Kevin Sage-EL represented the Mission at the 12th Busan International Seafood and Fisheries Expo.

    July 2, 2014

    Embassy Seoul’s Agricultural Trade Officer Kevin Sage-EL represented the Mission at the 12th Busan International Seafood and Fisheries Expo. The exposition ran from July 2-4, attracting more than 350 participants from 25 countries.

  • Fulbright English Teaching Assistants representing six high schools in southeast Korea hosted the U.S. Embassy Seoul’s Spring “Youth Diplomacy and Activism Conference” (YDAC) at the Busan American Corner in the city’s Simin Municipal Library.

    June 20, 2014

    Fulbright English Teaching Assistants representing six high schools in southeast Korea hosted the U.S. Embassy Seoul’s Spring “Youth Diplomacy and Activism Conference” (YDAC) at the Busan American Corner in the city’s Simin Municipal Library.

  • BIMOS 2014

    May 30, 2014

    Several U.S. automakers promoted new models to Korean consumers and media at the opening of the Busan International Motor Show. Busan Mayor Hur Nam-sik (in car) accepted Ford Korea Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President John Schuldt’s (left) invitation to try out a new Lincoln...

  • Miami-Dade County Commissioner and International Trade Consortium Chair Jose “Pepe” Diaz headed a Miami, Florida branding mission to Busan, Korea’s largest port.

    May 15, 2014

    Miami-Dade County Commissioner and International Trade Consortium Chair Jose “Pepe” Diaz headed a Miami, Florida branding mission to Busan, Korea’s largest port. Accompanied by representatives of Port Miami, Miami International Airport, the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors ...

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