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VOA News June 20, 2012 South Korean news outlets say a North Korean patrol vessel sailed within the vicinity of the maritime border that separates the two rivals. Information obtained from South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff says the vessel sailed in
Travel & Delicacy Beauty never Ends Ecological Environment Associated Press 2012-06-02 11:22 AM South Korea has begun building a promised high-speed railway to shorten travel time between its main airport and the venue of the 2018 Winter Olympics.
South Korea An IOC delegation is visiting Pyeongchang to check on the South Korean city's preparations for the 2018 Winter Olympics. The local organizing committee says it briefed the IOC coordination commission at a meeting Tuesday. The IOC panel,
Fishermen at South Korean winter festival demonstrate the easiest way to land a trout Last updated at 7:08 PM on 7th January 2012 As any angler will tell you, fishing for trout is a sport that requires an abundance of expertise, specialist equipment,
South Korea's conservative leaders may not like it, but the race to the 2018 Winter Olympics has entered a new and unpredictably political phase now that the International Olympics Committee (IOC) has awarded the 2018 Games to obscure Pyeongchang
A large crowd in Pyeongchang, South Korea, celebrated the announcement Wednesday that it would host the 2018 Winter Olympics with fireworks and cheering. The other two bid cities were Munich, Germany, and Annecy, France. Pyeongchang's slogan for the
Olympic champion Kim Yu-na was unprepared for an ice skating session with South African kids, but she says Pyeongchang is "perfectly ready" to host the 2018 Winter Games. The 2010 figure skating gold medalist had to borrow a pair of skates before
Young Durbanite Welcomes Olympic Champ Kemantha Govender 3 July 2011 Durban Eighteen-year-old Tamarah Jacobs was given the honour of welcoming reigning figure skating Olympic champion Yuna Kim to South Africa to help promote PyeongChang's bid for the
The South Korean resort of Pyeongchang will hope that when they ask a third time they will win the right to host the Winter Olympics when the International Olympic Committee (IOC) members vote next Wednesday. Pyeongchang has twice had to swallow the
Japanese tourism minister Akihiro Ohata will visit South Korea on the weekend to call on his South Korean and Chinese counterparts in trilateral and bilateral talks to help bring back tourists to the quake-hit country, his ministry said Thursday.