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IIHF boss still hopeful NHL will go to Pyeongchang Olympics

International Ice Hockey Federation president Rene Fasel is not giving up on the idea of NHL players participating in the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. “I’m a very positive

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New South Korean president vows to address North Korea and other broader tensions ‘urgently’

South Korea’s new liberal President Moon Jae-in was sworn in on Wednesday and vowed to immediately tackle the difficult tasks of addressing North Korea’s advancing nuclear ambitions and soothing tensions

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Pyeongchang 2018 launch Olympic and Paralympic art poster competitions

The Pyeongchang 2018 Organising Committee along with the South Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has launched the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games art poster competitions. The

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World’s 5th Tallest Building Opens in South Korea

The fifth-tallest building in the world, the Lotte World Tower, has opened in Seoul, South Korea. The event was celebrated in a ceremony with a fireworks display that lit up

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College Entrance Exam in South Korea

At this time, 650,000 students in Korea are experiencing one of the most important periods in their lives—preparing for the college entrance examination. This period is not only special for

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South Korea earn promotion at Pyeongchang 2018 ice hockey test event

South Korea secured promotion at the Women’s World Championships Division II Group A tournament as they made it five wins from five in the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics test event.

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North Korea gives strongest sign yet of Pyeongchang 2018 participation

North Korean officials have reportedly declared the country’s intent to take part in next year’s Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea. Talks are said to have taken place

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South Korea still hoping to see NHL players in Olympics

South Korean Olympic organizers still hope to see NHL players competing at next year’s Winter Games despite the National Hockey League’s insistence it won’t happen. Nancy Park, a spokeswoman for

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Russia eyes 2018 PyeongChang Olympics as chance to revive global sports reputation

Russia is setting the highest possible aims for the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea’s PyeongChang in order to restore the reputation of the country’s athletes on the

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South Korean ex-president Park arrested

South Korea’s disgraced ex-President Park Geun-hye was arrested early Friday local time on charges including bribery and abuse of power, the latest chapter in a dramatic downfall for the U.S.

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