Incheon

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Incheon (formerly romanized as Inchŏn; literally "kind river"), officially the Incheon Metropolitan City, is a city located in northwestern South Korea, bordering Seoul and Gyeonggi to the east.wikipedia
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Seoul

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Incheon (formerly romanized as Inchŏn; literally "kind river"), officially the Incheon Metropolitan City, is a city located in northwestern South Korea, bordering Seoul and Gyeonggi to the east.
With surrounding Incheon metropolis and Gyeonggi province, Seoul forms the heart of the Seoul Capital Area, home to roughly half of the country's population.

2014 Asian Games

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The 17th Asian Games Incheon 2014 was also held in Incheon on 19 September 2014.
The 2014 Asian Games (2014년 아시안 게임, Hanja:2014年 아시안 게임), officially known as the 17th Asian Games, was a pan-Asian multi-sport event held in Incheon, South Korea.

Songdo International Business District

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Since then, large local companies and global enterprises have increasingly invested in the Incheon Free Economic Zone, including Samsung which chose Songdo International City as its new investment destination for its bio industry.
Songdo International Business District (Songdo IBD) is a new smart city or "ubiquitous city" built from scratch on 1500 acre of reclaimed land along Incheon's waterfront, 65 km southwest of Seoul, South Korea and connected to Incheon International Airport by a 12.3 km reinforced concrete highway bridge, called Incheon Bridge.

Incheon Free Economic Zone

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Since then, large local companies and global enterprises have increasingly invested in the Incheon Free Economic Zone, including Samsung which chose Songdo International City as its new investment destination for its bio industry.
The Incheon Free Economic Zone (IFEZ), located in Incheon, South Korea is a Korean Free Economic Zone that consists of the three regions of Songdo, Cheongna, and the island of Yeongjong and has a total area of 51739 acre.

Gyeonggi Province

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Incheon (formerly romanized as Inchŏn; literally "kind river"), officially the Incheon Metropolitan City, is a city located in northwestern South Korea, bordering Seoul and Gyeonggi to the east.
Incheon—South Korea's third-largest city—is on the coast of the province and has been similarly administered as a provincial-level metropolitan city since 1981.

Bupyeong District

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In 1914, the Japanese colonial government merged outer parts of old Incheon (including the former centre of Gwangyo) with Bupyeong County, forming Bucheon County.
Bupyeong District (Bupyeong-gu) is one of the 10 administrative divisions (eight municipal districts and two counties) that comprise Incheon, South Korea.

Bucheon

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In 1914, the Japanese colonial government merged outer parts of old Incheon (including the former centre of Gwangyo) with Bupyeong County, forming Bucheon County.
This city is located between Incheon and Seoul.

Korean War

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During the Korean War, Incheon was occupied by North Korean troops on 4 September 1950.
In September 1950, an amphibious UN counter-offensive was launched at Incheon, and cut off many North Korean troops.

Battle of Inchon

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Eleven days later, Incheon was the site of the Battle of Inchon, when United States troops landed to relieve pressure on the Pusan Perimeter and to launch a United Nations offensive northward.
Through a surprise amphibious assault far from the Pusan Perimeter that UN and South Korean forces were desperately defending, the largely undefended city of Incheon was secured after being bombed by UN forces.

Battle of Chemulpo Bay

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The city was the site of the Battle of Chemulpo Bay, where the first shots of the Russo-Japanese War were fired.
The Battle of Chemulpo Bay was a naval battle in the Russo-Japanese War (1904–1905), which took place on 9 February 1904, off the coast of present-day Incheon, Korea.

Incheon Women Artists' Biennale

Incheon Women Artists Biennale
It first hosted the Incheon Women Artists' Biennale in 2004 which expanded into welcoming international artists in its subsequent 2007, 2009 and 2011.
The Incheon Women Artists' Biennale, held in Incheon, South Korea, and inaugurated in 2004, subsequently had editions in 2007, 2009, and 2011 that focused on the work of contemporary women artists.

Inha University

Inha Technical College
Inha University (formerly Inha Institute of Technology)
Inha University is a private research university located in Incheon, South Korea.

Green Climate Fund

Green Climate Fund (GCF)
The city is also home to the Green Climate Fund, an international organization addressing environmental issues.
The GCF is based in Incheon, South Korea.

Gachon University

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Gachon University Medical·Ganghwa campus
Gachon University has three campuses for undergraduates, the Global Campus (primary) located in Seongnam, satellite campuses on Ganghwa Island and in Yeonsu-dong, and the School of Medicine in Guwol-dong, Namdong-gu, Incheon, South Korea.

Siheung

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Old Incheon consisted of today's southern Incheon (i.e. Jung-gu, Dong-gu, Nam-gu, Yeonsu-gu, and Namdong-gu) and northern part of Siheung City.
Today's Siheung City area belonged to old Incheon and Ansan before 1914.

South Korea

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Incheon (formerly romanized as Inchŏn; literally "kind river"), officially the Incheon Metropolitan City, is a city located in northwestern South Korea, bordering Seoul and Gyeonggi to the east.
Other major cities include Busan (3.5 million), Incheon (3.0 million), Daegu (2.5 million), Daejeon (1.4 million), Gwangju (1.4 million) and Ulsan (1.1 million).

Munhak Baseball Stadium

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The "original" two remaining buildings of the Incheon prefecture office are located in Munhak Elementary School, while the newly built (in 2001) prefecture office buildings are right across from Munhak Baseball Stadium.
The Munhak Baseball Stadium, also known as the Incheon SK Happy Dream Park due to sponsorship reasons, is a baseball stadium in Incheon, South Korea.

Russo-Japanese War

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The city was the site of the Battle of Chemulpo Bay, where the first shots of the Russo-Japanese War were fired.
These engagements provided cover for a Japanese landing near Incheon in Korea.

University of Utah

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University of Utah Asia Campus
The University of Utah Asia Campus opened as an international branch campus in the Incheon Global Campus in Songdo, Incheon, South Korea in 2014.

Korean Air

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50.9% of the flights were serviced by Korea's two main carriers, Korean Air and Asiana Airlines, with low-cost and foreign carriers servicing the remaining 49.1%.
Korean Air also maintains a satellite headquarters campus at Incheon.

Baengnyeongdo

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There are also ferries to Incheon's outlying islands as well as Baengnyeong Island inside of the Northern Limit Line.
Baengnyeong Island (sometimes spelled Baekryeong; ) is a 45.8 km2, 8.45 km long and 12.56 km wide island in Ongjin County, Incheon, South Korea, located near the Northern Limit Line.

Incheon International Airport

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Incheon has established itself as a major transportation hub in northeast Asia with the Incheon International Airport and Incheon Port.
Incheon International Airport is located west of Incheon's city center, on an artificially created piece of land between Yeongjong and Yongyu Islands.

Cheongna Dalton School

Cheongna Dalton School
Cheongna Dalton School (CDS) is a secular international private college preparatory school situated in Cheongna, Incheon, South Korea offering an American curriculum following the Dalton Plan in an English-only setting.

Battle of Pusan Perimeter

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Eleven days later, Incheon was the site of the Battle of Inchon, when United States troops landed to relieve pressure on the Pusan Perimeter and to launch a United Nations offensive northward.
Ports in Wonsan and Hungnam could be used for the transport of some troops and supplies, but they remained far too underdeveloped to support any large-scale logistical movements, and the port of Inchon in the south was difficult to navigate with large numbers of ships.

Seoul Metropolitan Subway

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The first line connects to the Seoul Metropolitan Subway system at Bupyeong Station (Seoul Subway Line 1), and AREX line at Gyeyang Station.
The system serves most of the Seoul Metropolitan Area including the Incheon metropolis and satellite cities in Gyeonggi province.