Asia’s fourth-largest economy grew slightly more than previously thought last year, South Korean authorities said Tuesday (Mar 28). The central Bank of Korea raised its figure for the 2016 economic
Local rice company Cheorwon Odae-ssal have become the latest partner of the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang after they signed a deal with the Organising Committee in Cheorwon
Four members of the family who control South Korea’s troubled retail giant Lotte, including its 93-year-old founder, went on trial Monday (Mar 20) for embezzlement, tax evasion and fraud. The
South Korea is expected to host the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics successfully regardless of the recent impeachment of its president, former French Culture Minister Fleur Pellerin said Monday, vowing to
National Hockey League (NHL) commissioner Gary Bettman has claimed there are no meetings scheduled between his organisation and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) regarding the participation of players at Pyeongchang 2018.
A new study predicts that South Korean women will be the first group in the world to have an average lifespan of more than 90 years. Researchers at Imperial College
With less than a year left before the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics, officials have unveiled a handful of cutting-edge ICT (information and communications technology) innovations that will be implemented at
GANGNEUNG, South Korea, Feb. 9 (Yonhap) — The online ticket lottery for the first Winter Olympics in South Korea opened Thursday, as the countdown to the competition reached one year.
The government has launched a special team, Tuesday, to support athletes representing South Korea at next year’s PyeongChang Winter Olympics. The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) established the
It’s not difficult to pick up the breadcrumb trail National Hockey League owners are following at this stage. They own half the World Cup in a time when best-on-best hockey