‘English’ city lies at heart of Jeju’s development plans

October 24, 2008

JEJU, SOUTH KOREA–First there were English villages where Korean students could go to practice their language skills. Now there are plans to build an entire city where the lingua franca, including the medium of instruction, will be English. It’s a highly ambitious plan and one fraught with challenges, especially given the uncertainty of the global economy. But, if it works, full story