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Men accused of ‘stealing’ 125,000 lost golf balls in South Korea

Five people have been accused of “stealing” golf balls from water hazards, South Korean police said. They collected nearly 125,000 lost golf balls worth 22.5 million won (US$19,600) from 22

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S. Korean companies pledge more than 894 billion won for Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Dozens of South Korean companies have pledged to sponsor more than 894 billion won (US$781 million) to the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, the PyeongChang organizing committee said Saturday. The pledge is

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Is there any way to bring NHLers to Pyeongchang in 2018? We present a solution

In a recent interview, Rene Fasel, the head of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) said that he is “more than sixty percent” sure that players from the NHL will

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Olympic Rings

The five Olympic rings are the symbol of the international Olympic Games, and there is quite a bit history behind them being the main symbol of the Games. An image

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Housing boom on Jeju Island

Jeju Island is the most popular sightseeing area in Korea, and it attracts many visitors daily. In the past few years, more and more Chinese visitors have come to Jeju

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USA Hockey names Granato as head coach for Pyeongchang 2018

USA Hockey has today announced the appointment of Tony Granato as the head coach of America’s men’s ice hockey team for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games. Granato was an

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South Korean Government to Invest 1.2 Trillion Won in Drone Industry

Determined to be part of growing Asian drone industry, the South Korean government has announced that it will invest a further 1.2 trillion won (over $1 billion) in the industry

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North Korea dismisses South Korea’s call for united Pyeongchang team

A leading North Korean sports official believes it is too late to consider South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s proposal to form a unified team for the 2018 Winter Olympics in

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South Korea to suspend construction of two nuclear reactors

South Korea’s government said on Tuesday it would temporarily halt construction of two partially-completed nuclear reactors while it gathers public opinion on the facilities.  The move comes after the country’s

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Beaches in South Korea

Geographically, South Korea is situated in such a manner that three of its sides are surrounded by ocean. Over time, this helped develop the country’s extensive seafood cuisine and culture,

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