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4,300 South Koreans Go Car-Free for a Month

South Korea is, one project at a time, transforming itself into a model of shareability. The city of Seoul, with its Sharing City Seoul project, is positioning itself as one of the world’s great sharing cities and now, 4,300 people in the Haenggung-dong neighborhood of Suwon, which is 30 km south of Seoul, have gone car-free for the month of September.


Busan’s new Opera House aims to bring new life to its Port

Busan’s urban problem – how to reconcile a large container port, historically part of the city, with the need to connect the city and its inhabitants to the sea.