Student

Earthquake causes South Korea to postpone critical college entrance exam

One year ago   |   By

Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images
A 5.4 magnitude earthquake rocked South Korea, damaging school buildings.
As a result, South Korea's schools postponed the college entrance exams, which are highly competitive and essentially shut down the entire nation.
After a magnitude 5.4 earthquake near Pohang, South Korea, shook the nation and damaged some school buildings, the country decided to postpone its critical college entrance exams by one week, according to Yonhap News .
The quake, which injured 14, came the day before the nation-wide tests that all South Korean high schoolers undergo before being...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Student      Recommender      Places      Place      Deals      Family      South Korea      Earthquake      Education  


Experience the magical ambience of the fall season by visiting the best...

Autumn is one of the fascinating seasons for a holiday in Italy. This beautiful season comes with a round of fresh wine, delightful delicacies, and vibrant colors that will... Read more ...

Experience the magical ambiance of the fall season by visiting the best...

Autumn is one of the fascinating seasons for a holiday in Italy. This beautiful season comes with a round of fresh wine, delightful delicacies, and vibrant colors that will... Read more ...

Experience the magical ambiance of the fall season by visiting the best...

Autumn is one of the fascinating seasons for a holiday in Italy. This beautiful season comes with a round of fresh wine, delightful delicacies, and vibrant colors that will... Read more ...

Top tourism official of Rhode Island to lead Greater Boston Convention &...

Top tourism official of Rhode Island to lead Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau

Top tourism official of Rhode Island has been appointed as the new head of the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau. On Friday, the organization's board selected Martha... Read more ...

Forza Horizon 4's Black Friday Deal Is Early Off the Line

Forza Horizon 4's Black Friday Deal Is Early Off the Line

Forza Horizon 4 is amazing , and its Black Friday deal is already off to the races. Just $35 gets you a massive map (which our deal researcher Corey, who just went to Scotland... Read more ...

Latin America air travel set to double in next 20 years

Latin America air travel set to double in next 20 years

Latin American air travel is expected to double in the next two decades thanks to anticipated growth of the region's middle class from 350 million people to 520 million by... Read more ...

Staybridge Suites, the first of its kind in The Netherlands

Staybridge Suites, the first of its kind in The Netherlands

IHG® , one of the world's leading hotel companies, has opened its first Staybridge Suites® in The Netherlands, Staybridge Suites® The Hague - Parliament. Located in the heart... Read more ...

AER Returns to City's Nightlife Circuit with Sensational Friday Night at...

AER Returns to City's Nightlife Circuit with Sensational Friday Night at Four Seasons hotel Mumbai

After a year-long hiatus, AER returns to the nightlife circuit with its roster of avant-garde artists and evenings, and at the helm of its season debut on Friday, November 23... Read more ...

Global hotel chains plan expansion in Francophone Africa

Global hotel chains plan expansion in Francophone Africa

The facts and figures behind an unprecedented hotel expansion in Francophone Africa are revealed in the latest research by W Hospitality Group, the international experts in... Read more ...

Fleet in Russia & CIS to double by 2037

Fleet in Russia & CIS to double by 2037

According to Airbus' Global Market Forecast, unveiled at the Wings of theFuture conference in Moscow, Russia & CIS's airlines will need some 1220 new aircraft* valued atUS$175... Read more ...

Jeju Air to buy 737 MAX 8 planes for $5.9 billion

Jeju Air to buy 737 MAX 8 planes for $5.9 billion

Jeju Air has ordered forty 737 MAX 8 planes with the option for ten additional jets. It is the largest order placed by a Korean low-cost carrier at $5.9 billion. It reflects... Read more ...

2018 Travel Gift Guide

2018 Travel Gift Guide

Ughhhh.. * eye roll * another travel gift guide. Yeah, yeah, I know. But, you clicked on it. Feel like playing Santa for your travelley friends, minus all the cookies? Then... Read more ...

Travel Deals Tuesday: 2018 Black Friday And Cyber Monday Travel Deals

Travel Deals Tuesday: 2018 Black Friday And Cyber Monday Travel Deals

Best Travel Deals on Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Travel Deals Tuesday ✈️ Read more ...