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2009 url http: www.britannica.com EBchecked topic 326010 Kyongju title Kyŏngju publisher Encyclopædia Britannica accessdate 2009-09-15 The city borders Cheongdo and Yeongcheon to the west, Ulsan to the south and Pohang to the north, while to the east lies the coast of the Sea of Japan (East Sea) (Sea of Japan naming dispute). Numerous low mountains—outliers of the Taebaek Mountains Taebaek range


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2002, and a winning percentage of 83 percent. RPO players have been involved with many performances away from the classical repertory, including ''Yanni Live at the Acropolis'', a concert held in Greece in 1993, conducted by Shardad Rohani; the ''Hooked on Classics'' series of records; orchestral arrangements of rock music by the likes of Pink Floyd, Elkie Brooks (on the album ''Amazing''), Oasis (Oasis (band)), Queen (Queen (band)), George Michael, R.E.M., U2


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her the only athlete (male or female) to have won it for success in two different sports. DATE OF DEATH 2009-02-16 PLACE OF DEATH Seoul, South Korea * International Workshop on Knowledge Discovery from Ubiquitous Data Streams held in conjunction with the 18th European Conference on Machine Learning (ECML) and the 11th European Conference on Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (PKDD


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Seoul and elsewhere. They provide facilities to host sporting and musical events throughout the year. Wonju is also home to one of Korea's top basketball teams and games can be attended at very reasonable prices. It was the site of three crucial battles (Battle of Wonju (disambiguation)) during the Korean War. Location Cheorwon plays an important role in providing passage from Seoul to Wonsan and Kumgangsan '''Pyeongchang''' (''Pyeongchang-gun'') is a county (Administrative divisions of South Korea) in Gangwon (Gangwon-do (South Korea)) province, South Korea located in the Taebaek Mountains region. It is also home to several Buddhist temples, including Woljeongsa. It is located approximately Commons:Category:Seoul Wikipedia:Seoul


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and Sydney. '''WeMade Entertainment Co., Ltd''' is an online games developer and service provider, based in Seoul, South Korea. They are the creators of the Legend of Mir series of MMORPGs, the two most successful being ''The Legend of Mir 2'', and its sequel ''The Legend of Mir 3''. Legend of Mir has attracted over 120 million users in Asia, and generated over $65 million a month in revenue during its height. Even today, in its ninth year of operation

the Taiwanese record company ''Avant Garden Records'' had released his first three albums in Taiwan in August 2005. '''Aeogae''' is a subway station in Mapo-gu, which is located in Seoul, South Korea. It is served by Seoul Subway Line 5. '''Gamania Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.''' (Gamania) is a PC online game and digital entertainment corporation with its headquarters located in New Taipei, Taiwan. It was the first Taiwanese online game brand to expand globally, with overseas branch offices publishing and developing digital entertainment contents in Tokyo, Seoul, Shanghai, Beijing, and Hong Kong. It is also looking to set up branch offices in North America and Europe in 2010. - 2. 13 June 2002 Seoul, South Korea Commons:Category:Seoul Wikipedia:Seoul


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: www.worldfootballinsider.com Story.aspx?id 33064 archivedate 6 March 2010 deadurl no Turnbull teamed with Elizabeth Smylie to win the bronze medal in women's doubles at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul. She is one of very few players to have a winning record against Steffi Graf and leads 2–1 in head-to-head matches. Casal turned professional in 1981. He won his first top-level doubles title in 1983 at Aix-en-Provence. He captured


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Friendly match (Exhibition game) - - 53 October 14, 2009 The '''shooting competitions at the 1988 Summer Olympics''' took place in Seoul, South Korea. Competitions were held in a total of thirteen events—seven men's events, four women's events, and two events open to both genders. It was the first games for the 10 metre air pistol events


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''' ( , Hanja: 李昊錫, born June 25, 1986, in Seoul, South Korea ) is a South Korean short track speedskater (short track speed skating). He won an Olympic gold medal as a part of 5000m Short-track relay team and won four Olympic silver medals. He is the Overall World Champion (World Short Track Speed Skating Championships) for 2009 and 2010. I've discussed this matter with Shultz, here's my best AGF interpretation of what


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played shortstop, third base, and catcher in his three LLWS games, performing well defensively, but was hitless going 0 for 7 with two walks and a run scored. '''Crytek''' is a video game company founded in 1999 by three Turkish (Turkey) brothers: Cevat (Cevat Yerli), Avni and Faruk Yerli. Crytek's main


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Seoul

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'''Seoul''' ( With a population of over 10 million, the megacity is the largest city proper (List of cities proper by population) in the OECD.

Situated on the Han River (Han River (Korea)), Seoul's history stretches back more than two thousand years when it was founded in 18 BCE by Baekje, one of the Three Kingdoms of Korea. It continued as the capital of Korea under the Joseon Dynasty. The Seoul Capital Area contains five UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Changdeok Palace (Changdeokgung), Hwaseong Fortress, Jongmyo Shrine (Jongmyo), Namhansanseong and the Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty. with over 12 million international visitors in 2013, Seoul Statistics making it the world's 10th most visited city (Tourism#MasterCard_Global_Destination_Cities_Index) and 6th largest earner in tourism (Tourism#MasterCard_Global_Destination_Cities_Index). MasterCard-Global Destination Cities index

Today, Seoul is considered a leading and rising global city, resulting from an economic boom called the Miracle on the Han River which transformed it from the damage of the Korean War to the world's 4th largest metropolitan economy (List of cities by GDP) with a GDP of US$774 billion At purchasing power parity, see List of cities by GDP. in 2012 after Tokyo, New York City and Los Angeles. A world leading technology hub centered on Gangnam (Gangnam (3 Districts)) and Digital Media City, the Seoul Capital Area boasts 15 http: fortune.com global500 samsung-electronics-13 Fortune Global 500 companies such as Samsung, the world's largest technology company (List of the largest technology companies), as well as LG and Hyundai-Kia (Hyundai Kia Automotive Group). In 2013, the city's GDP per capita (PPP) (List of South Korean regions by GDP) of $39,448 was comparable to that of France and Finland. Ranked sixth in the Global Power City Index (Global city) and eighth in the Global Financial Centres Index, the metropolis exerts a major influence in global affairs as one of the five leading hosts of global conferences (Union of International Associations). http: www.uia.be sites uia.be files documents statistics press press12.pdf It also hosts the world's most art openings per square mile. http: travel.cnn.com seoul life 50-reasons-why-seoul-worlds-greatest-city-534720

Seoul is the world's most wired city http: travel.cnn.com seoul life 50-reasons-why-seoul-worlds-greatest-city-534720 and ranked first in technology readiness by PwC's ''Cities of Opportunity'' report. http: www.pwc.com us en cities-of-opportunity 2014 assets cities-of-opportunity-2014.pdf Seoul Station is the main terminal of the KTX (Korea Train Express) high-speed rail and the Seoul Subway is the world's largest subway (Rapid transit) network, http: www.lwt.co.kr introduce tour tour.do Its Lotte Cinema houses the world's largest cinema screen. http: www.guinnessworldrecords.com records-4000 largest-permanent-35mm-cinema-screen Seoul's COEX Mall is the world's largest underground shopping mall. http: www.newsis.com ar_detail view.html?ar_id NISX20141201_0013328698&cID 10402&pID 10400 Emporis ranked Seoul's skyline having the world's fourth highest visual impact among major cities. http: www.emporis.com statistics skyline-ranking

Seoul hosted the 1986 Asian Games, 1988 Summer Olympics, 2002 FIFA World Cup and the 2010 G-20 Seoul summit. A UNESCO City of Design (Creative Cities Network), Seoul was named the 2010 World Design Capital (World Design Capital).

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