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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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Conference opens on stimulating tourism through PyeongChang Olympics

A local tourism research body on Wednesday kicked off an academic conference on ways to stimulate the hospitality industry through the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games. The Tourism Sciences Society

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South Korea’s nationwide IoT network completed six months early

The race to roll out a nationwide network for Internet of Things (IoT) devices may have come to a photo finish. When Dutch telecommunications company KPL announced last week that

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Election Process of the 2018 Olympic Games

The Winter Olympics 2018 have been officially announced and scheduled to take place in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The host country was officially announced on July 6, 2011. After initial losses

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Olympic Games 2018: Venues and Preparations

Losing the previous two bids in 2010 and 2014, South Korea has finally emerged victorious by earning the opportunity to host the 2018 Winter Games. Pyeongchang will be hosting the

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South Korea’s Biggest Companies

10. SK Hynix Market cap: $16.4 billion Price-Earnings Ratio, P/E: NA SK Hynix, formerly known as Hynix Semiconductor, is the world’s second largest memory chipmaker. 9. Shinhan Financial Group Market

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