The 10th International Symposium on Microchemistry and Microsystems June 19 – 21, 2018 / Hanwha Resort Haeundae Tivoli, Busan, Korea
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icon VISA Visitors to Korea from most countries are welcomed and will need no visas for periods of two weeks to 180 days, depending on the type of agreement between two countries. If you would like to have the official invitation letter, please complete the registration before you request it.
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Nationals of those countries or regions with which Korea has signed a visa waiver agreement can enter without visa, on the condition that they do not engage in remunerative activities during their stay. (Up to 90 days unless stated otherwise)

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Considering international convention, mutuality doctrine, national profit and other such factor, certain counties are granted visa-free permissions. (Up to 30 days unless stated otherwise)

icon Time Zone Korea is 9 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT +9) and does not have daylight savings time.
icon International Call International dialing code in Busan, Korea is +82-51(Area code). Please omit (0) when dialing from overseas.
icon Emergency Phone Number

1339Medical Emergency

119Emergencies for Fire, Rescue & Hospital Services

112Police

129First Aid Services

icon Tax Value-added tax (VAT) is levied on most goods and services at a standard rate of 10% and is included in the retail price. In tourist hotels, this 10% tax applies to meals and other services and is added into the bill.
icon Tipping Tipping is not a traditional custom in Korea. A 10% service charge will be added to your bill at all tourist restaurants and hotels. It is also not necessary to tip a taxi driver unless he assists you with luggage or provides an extra service.
icon Currency The Korean local currency is the Won. Major foreign currencies that can be exchanged at banks, hotels, and the airport include the US Dollar, Japanese Yen, Euro, and UK Sterling. Most hotels, restaurants, and shops accept major international credit cards including Visa, American Express, Diners Club, Master Card, and JBC. Foreign-issued ATM cards may have limited use.
icon Electricity The electricity supply commonly used in Korea is the 200-volt 60Hz system. Because most newly built hotels and houses have the 220-volt wiring installed, you are advised to check your electronic equipment beforehand.