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 not be attending the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in 2018. Everyone must be wondering, why? Why won’t the NHL allow their

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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

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

Beaches in South Korea

Geographically, South Korea is situated in such a manner that three of its sides are surrounded by ocean. Over time,

Fishing and Boating in South Korea

Fishing is a rising popular sport in South Korea. Fishing tackle is available for different fish species, and due to

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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 about 5 percent shy of the committee’s goal of drawing 940 billion won and accounts for 33.6 percent of the

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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

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

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

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

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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 the building and the sky. The 123-story glass and steel structure is South Korea’s tallest building. It rises 555 meters

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After Rio, Olympics headed for Asian venues seen as safe

AP – For the Olympics, it’s so-long Rio, hello Asia. The next three Olympics are headed for relatively calmer ports

This shopping mall in Seoul is made entirely of shipping containers

If you ever find yourself in the South Korean capital, check out this blue set of metal boxes that’s actually

Rusty ship transformed into pavilion in Seoul

South Korean studio Shinslab Architecture sliced off one end of a rusty old ship and turned it upside down to

A visit to Pyeonchang

As a person living in Pyeonchang, South Korea, there are activities to keep one occupied. One such fun activity is

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Manners in South Korea Part 2

Greeting manners: The traditional way to greet someone in South Korea is to bow to someone with your hands placed at your sides, while saying ‘hello’. As western culture is becoming more prevalent in Korea, now some people also greet each other by shaking hands. Korean businessmen just shake hands

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Manners in South Korea Part 1

Manners on social occasions: Names of Koreans are always made up of three Chinese characters, but pronounced in the Korean

South Korean Youth Struggle To Find Jobs After Years Of Studying For Tests

Lim Hyuk-ju lives in a tiny apartment in a bustling student neighborhood of South Korea’s capital, Seoul. The apartment is

Literature in South Korea 2

Compared with the literature popular in the earlier times, the literature of the first stages of the Joseon Dynasty is

South Korea’s Literature

The literature of South Korea can be divided into two parts: written literature and oral literature. The written literature can

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South Korea Hopes to Attract Chinese Consumers on Singles Day

South Korean companies, after all but giving up on marketing in China during a diplomatic spat this year, are rolling out major promotions for Saturday‘s Singles Day shopping extravaganza, hoping Chinese consumers—and their big bucks—will return. South Korean businesses from cosmetics firms to casinos and duty free stores were hit

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South Korea open up test “town” for self driving cars

South Korea is building a case for itself as a global leader in autonomous vehicle advancements, a space traditionally dominated

South Korea’s minimum wage on the rise

South Korean workers don’t often have cause for cheer. They slog for more hours than their counterparts in any other member

South Korea Hopes Olympics Will Lead To Tourism Boom

The 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics and Paralympics will boost tourism in South Korea after a falling number of Chinese visitors,

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

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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 of five rings mingled with each other, similar to today’s design, had been found by the archeologists in Ancient Greece,

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Education in South Korea

The school year in Korea is divided into two semesters. The first begins in the beginning of March and ends

The South Korean Flag

The flag which symbolizes South Korea in this world is also known as Taegukgi, which is another name for the

Current conflicts between South and North Korea

South Korea and its counterpart, North Korea, have a history of conflicts. However, these conflicts escalated dangerously in recent times

South Korean Cuisine

South Korean Cuisine South Korea’s history of being an independent country free from any dominance and influence of any other

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NHL Commissioner doubts league will ever participate at Winter Olympics held outside North America

National Hockey League (NHL) commissioner Gary Bettman has revealed that they are unlikely to return to the programme for any Winter Olympic Games held outside North America. This makes it unlikely that they will appear at the following edition in Beijing in 2022 and deems 2026 – where Calgary in

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Pyeongchang organizers say ticket sales increasing while stressing Games will be safe

Ticket sales for the upcoming Winter Games in South Korea are increasing, with roughly a third of the total allotment

South Korean electronics company LG checking out Pittsburgh

Electronics giant LG has its eye on Pittsburgh. A 40-member delegation from LG, many of them from the company’s South

South Korea Hopes to Attract Chinese Consumers on Singles Day

South Korean companies, after all but giving up on marketing in China during a diplomatic spat this year, are rolling

Pyeongchang 2018 App Is Launched

The PyeongChang 2018 Official App is now available for sports fans around the world to receive the latest Games news

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The best- and worst-value free agent deals in the NHL this season

Evgenii Dadonov, David Pastrnak and others have provided great production — and look like good long-term values as well. But not every big signing from this summer has panned out quite so well. We put all the big deals into four tiers here.

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What we're thankful for in hockey, 2017 edition

When it comes to the NHL, we have plenty for which to be thankful. So we asked a collection of players and puckheads for the hockey-centric things that warm their hearts, from weathered treasures like Jaromir Jagr to young stars like Johnny Gaudreau.

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NHL Commissioner doubts league will ever participate at Winter Olympics held outside North America

National Hockey League (NHL) commissioner Gary Bettman has revealed that they are unlikely to return to the programme for any Winter Olympic Games held outside North America. This makes it unlikely that they will appear at the following edition in Beijing in 2022 and deems 2026 – where Calgary in

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South Korea President Invites Russia’s Putin to 2018 Olympic Opening Ceremony

VLADIVOSTOK (Sputnik) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has been invited by his South Korean counterpart, Moon Jae-in, to attend the

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

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,

South Korea’s Lotte family owners go on trial

Four members of the family who control South Korea’s troubled retail giant Lotte, including its 93-year-old founder, went on trial

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IOC has no ‘plan B’ for Pyeongchang Games, says official

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has no ‘plan B’ to move the 2018 Winter Olympic Games from Pyeongchang, which lies near the border with North Korea, says IOC official Gian Franco Kasper. Pyeongchang, which will host the 2018 Winter Olympics from February 9-25, is 80 kilometres (50 miles) from the

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U.S. and South Korea start military drills amid increased tension with North Korea

A mock war erupts on the Korean peninsula each year, largely in secret, with thousands of military troops and their

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

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

South Korea president invites North Korea to Pyeongchang Olympics

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Saturday (Jun 24) invited North Korea to the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, saying sports

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NHL Commissioner doubts league will ever participate at Winter Olympics held outside North America

National Hockey League (NHL) commissioner Gary Bettman has revealed that they are unlikely to return to the programme for any Winter Olympic Games held outside North America. This makes it unlikely that they will appear at the following edition in Beijing in 2022 and deems 2026 – where Calgary in

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Pyeongchang organizers say ticket sales increasing while stressing Games will be safe

Ticket sales for the upcoming Winter Games in South Korea are increasing, with roughly a third of the total allotment

South Korea Hopes to Attract Chinese Consumers on Singles Day

South Korean companies, after all but giving up on marketing in China during a diplomatic spat this year, are rolling

Pyeongchang 2018 App Is Launched

The PyeongChang 2018 Official App is now available for sports fans around the world to receive the latest Games news

South Korea open up test “town” for self driving cars

South Korea is building a case for itself as a global leader in autonomous vehicle advancements, a space traditionally dominated

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Marinated Crab (Ganjang Gejang)

Ingredients: 2 pounds fresh blue crabs Brine: 2 cups soy sauce 1/2 cup rice wine 6 cups water 4 tablespoons sugar 1/2 medium onion sliced 6 plump garlic cloves 4 thin ginger slices 1 piece dried kelp 1 small applesliced 2 bay leaves 1/2 teaspoon whole black peppers 2 to

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Korean Curry Rice

Ingredients: 16 ounces beef (or pork or chicken) 2 medium onions 2 teaspoons minced garlic 1 teaspoon grated ginger 4 medium

Dwenjang Chigae (spicy beef stew)

Ingredients:  1 tablespoon sesame oil 1⁄2 lb steak, thinly sliced 6 cups water 2 tablespoons red chili paste 4 tablespoons soybean

Sweet Sticky Rice (Yaksik)

Ingredients:  fresh chestnuts 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup water 1/2 cup brown sugar 4 tbsp light soy sauce 2 tbsp peanut oil 3

Kimchi Noodle Pancakes

Ingredients: thin dried rice noodles 1¾ cups kimchi, drained well and chopped  ¼ cup gochujang 5 green onions, trimmed and thinly

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NHL Commissioner doubts league will ever participate at Winter Olympics held outside North America

National Hockey League (NHL) commissioner Gary Bettman has revealed that they are unlikely to return to the programme for any Winter Olympic Games held outside North America. This makes it unlikely that they will appear at the following edition in Beijing in 2022 and deems 2026 – where Calgary in

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Russia says absence in Pyeongchang would be “blow”

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Kremlin on Tuesday said it hoped Russia could mend its relations with the International Olympic Committee

IOC President Thomas Bach says no immediate concerns for Pyeongchang Winter Games

BEIJING (AP) — International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach said Saturday he sees “no reason for any immediate concern” about

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

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

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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 Island, trying to purchase land and build vacation homes there. “Now, 80 percent of the costumers I receive come from

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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,

A Visit to Pyeongchang

For someone living in or visiting Pyeongchang, South Korea, there are plenty of activities to occupy themselves with. One such

Hiking and Walking in South Korea

South Korea is a place filled with mountains, hills, valleys, and a beautiful countryside worth exploring. The best way to explore

Hiking and Walking in South Korea

South Korea is a place filled with mountains, hills, valleys, and an exotic countryside worth exploring. The best way to

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