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PyeongChang 2018 announces Executive Creative Director for Olympic Ceremonies

The PyeongChang 2018 Organising Committee has announced that Song Seung-whan has been selected as Executive Creative Director for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. Song

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IOC wraps-up fifth Project Review visit to PyeongChang

An International Olympic Committee (IOC) delegation led by the Chair of the IOC’s Coordination Commission, Gunilla Lindberg, has completed its fifth Project Review visit to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games

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Hyundai & Kia Motors sign PyeongChang 2018 domestic partnership agreement

Under the agreement, they will provide 4,100 automobiles together with a monetary sponsorship for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games operations. The PyeongChang Organising Committee for the 2018 Olympic

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Post-Olympic plan crucial for Pyeongchang 2018

With some 1,100 days left before the kick-off of the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Games, the organizers are striving to come up with plans to ensure the legacy of the nation’s

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Kim Dong-sung confident of short-track glory at PyeongChang

If asked to name Korea’s best short-track speed skater, many would be at a loss over whom to choose― 1998 Olympic gold medalist Kim Dong-sung or Ahn Hyun-soo, now named

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Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic organizers again rule out sharing event beyond borders

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea – Organizers of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, have ruled out sharing the games with other countries as a cost-cutting move. The high cost

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Pyeongchang venues can stay put

AP- The IOC accepted South Korea’s venue plans for the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang on Friday after organizers declined its request to move events to save money. The International

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No change regarding refusal to host Pyeongchang 2018 events in North Korea, insist Seoul officials

South Korea’s Presidential Office has again quashed proposals, raised throughout the week, that the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics in Pyeongchang could see North Korea act as a co-host. Presidential

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Pyeongchang eyes new Olympic sponsorship after cash shortfall

Organisers of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics said Monday they expect a series of new sponsorship deals after a South Korean state audit revealed a huge shortfall in forecast revenue

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PyeongChang 2018: President Yang-Ho Cho marks 150 active days at the helm of POCOG

The PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (POCOG) can reflect back on a number of accomplishments since the President Yang-Ho Cho took office in August as

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