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Seoul Archives

Seoul’s street vendor and shoe repair stalls are disappearing

This represents a decline of about 40 per cent or 998 compared to 10 years ago.

Apple Korea confirms store

Apple Korea will open its first store in November - but it still won’t say where...

Seoul Michelin Guide launched

The first ever edition of the Seoul Michelin Guide has been released.  

Seoul police bust fake label retailers

Seoul police busted four retailers on Monday for selling counterfeit products of luxury brands in Myeongdong, one of the...

K-Pop stars to launch Korea Sale Festa 2016

K-Pop stars like 2PM, Shinee and Sistar will headline the ceremony for Korea Sale Festa 2016.

Korea’s first Karaoke Convenience Store launched

Retailer CU has teamed with Su Karaoke to launch what is possibly the world’s first  Karaoke Convenience Store.

Indonesian coffee showcase to open in Seoul

A cafe specialising in artisanal Indonesian coffee is planned to open soon on the Bojeong-dong Cafe Street in Seoul.

Galleria Duty Free 63 opens in Seoul

Galleria Duty Free 63 has been officially opened in downtown Seoul.

Seoul insect restaurant opens

Papillon’s Kitchen, a new Seoul insect restaurant has been packed since its opening - and is fully booked for the next f...

Lotte El Cube – Korea’s new compact mall

South Korean department store retailer Lotte is launching a new type of shopping mall in Seoul - the Lotte El Cube.