Busan City Hall

City Government

Building the Bu-Ul-Gyeong together.
“First Special-purpose Local Government attempt in the nation”
Step 1 Step 2 Step 3

Operation of Southeast Region Win-win Development Council

  • Cooperation on various pending issues in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
  • Adoption of joint cooperation projects and discovery of new projects

Operation of Joint Special-purpose Local Government Promotion Group

  • Derive Bu-Ul-Gyeong cooperative plans for each field and undertake related projects
  • Headquarters for each field in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong Union Promotion Group
    - Headquarters for each field: transportation, tourism, industry, etc.

Establishment of Special-purpose Local Government

  • Executive organization: Head of Special-purpose Local Government
    - Secretariat, Planning Headquarters, headquarters for each field, researchers
    - Headquarters for each field: transportation, tourism, industry, etc.
  • Decision-making institution: council

Operation of Bu-Ul-Gyeong cooperative organizations for each field

  • (Tourism) Bu-Ul-Gyeong Metropolitan Tourism Headquarters
  • (Transportation) Bu-Ul-Gyeong Metropolitan Transportation Working Council
  • (Disaster) Bu-Ul-Gyeong Fine Dust Countermeasure Council
Creation of a foundation for Bu-Ul-Gyeong cooperation Completion of the foundation for Bu-Ul-Gyeong cooperation
Living together in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
“A single transportation card covering Ulsan and Gyeongnam!”
Present Creation of Living Community Expected Effects
  • (Transportation) - Insufficient metropolitan transportation networks
  • Expansion of infrastructure for Bu-Ul-Gyeong metropolitan transportation networks
  • Completed connection of Bu-Ul-Gyeong metropolitan transportation networks
  • (Education) – offline-focused education
  • Establishment of a base for Bu-Ul-Gyeong educational platforms
  • Completion of innovative platforms for lifelong education in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
  • (Disaster and safety) Disaster management response through city and provincial administrative units
  • Establishment of Bu-Ul-Gyeong metropolitan disaster management systems
  • Increased disaster response efficiency in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong and reinforcement of its capabilities
  • (Health and welfare) Widening interregional gap in medical services
  • Establishment of Bu-Ul-Gyeong medical management systems
  • Increased fairness in the healthcare system and guarantee of the right to healthcare in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
  • (Food) Concern about sustainability of agricultural and fishery industries
  • Establishment of systems for integrated management of Bu-Ul-Gyeong farming and fishing villages
  • Formation of Bu-Ul-Gyeong food community
Necessity to create a foundation for a single sphere of life in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong Creation of the foundation for a single sphere of life in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong Completion of the foundation for a single sphere of life in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
Growing together in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
“Job hunting in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong instead of the capital area!”
Present Creation of Economic Community Expected Effects
  • (Logistics) Domestic technology is yet to catch up with the growing cutting-edge logistics industry
  • Creation of a Northeast Asian logistics R&D hub
  • Completion of the Northeast Asian logistics R&D hub
  • (New Industries) Limitations on growth of major industries
  • Promotion of new industries in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
  • Creation of a large number of jobs
  • (Science and Technology) Decline in Bu-Ul-Gyeong’s R&D innovation capabilities
  • Establishment of industrial science innovation systems in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
  • Reinforcement of Bu-Ul-Gyeong’s innovation capabilities
  • (Jobs) Job reduction with increased unemployment
  • Increased economic vitality in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
  • Revitalization of local economy in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
Necessity to create a foundation for a single economic bloc in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong Creation of a foundation for a single economic bloc in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong Completion of a foundation for a single economic bloc in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
Enjoying the Bu-Ul-Gyeong together
“2030 World Expo, preparing and enjoying together!”
Present Creation of Cultural Community Expected Effects
  • (Expo) Preparation for 2030 World Expo Busan
  • Establishment of the Bu-Ul-Gyeong’s joint response system for World Expo Busan
  • Spread of Bu-Ul-Gyeong consensus nationwide
  • (Content) Individual operation and planning by Busan, Ulsan, Gyeongnam
  • Asian Cultural Hub Biennale in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
  • Establishment of status as an Asian tourism hub
  • (Historical Resources) Historical and cultural resources scattered throughout the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
  • Creation of Historical and Cultural Tourism Belt in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
  • Establishment of the Bu-Ul-Gyeong’s identity and original tourism resources
  • (Marine Tourism) Operation and creation of tourism complexes for each region
  • Creation of Global Marine Tourism Complex Belt
  • Maximization of the value of marine cultural resources in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
  • (Ecotourism) Ecology and human tourism in the spotlight due to COVID-19
  • Nakdonggang Ecological and Human Tourism Belt in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong
  • Expansion and revitalization of an ecotourism base
Necessity to create a foundation for a single cultural sphere in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong Creation of the foundation for a single cultural sphere in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong Completion of the foundation for a single cultural sphere in the Bu-Ul-Gyeong