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French President Francois Hollande is considering a bid for the 2024 Olympics after losing the 2012 Games to London. Hollande is in London to meet with French athletes at the games. He says he would back a bid if "all the conditions of success are
Travel & Delicacy Beauty never Ends Ecological Environment Taiwan News, Staff Writer 2012-07-02 11:51 AM South Korea n President Lee Myung Bak criticized his government for mishandling last week's planned signing of a military agreement with Japan
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.
Olympic proposal Another bid? » Grant Thomas picked to draft recommendation to governor. The Salt Lake Tribune First Published 13 minutes ago Updated 12 minutes ago A formal recommendation on whether Salt Lake City should bid for another Winter
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,
The event, which was held in the offices of the SOC, also saw the presentation of the official logo for the 2020 campaign. Madrid has twice previously presented its candidacy to host the Olympics, finishing third behind London and Paris in the race
The Italian government is warning the financial crisis could be a stumbling block in Rome's bid for the 2020 Summer Olympics. Italy's spiraling debt costs have added another challenge to the economic woes of the country, which is
Fast food chain McDonald's and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) are close to agreeing a new, eight-year sponsorship contract and the deal could be sealed this month, the IOC's marketing chief said on Tuesday. McDonald's, whose contract runs
Confusion reigns in South Korea as to whether a promised high-speed rail link that helped Pyeongchang win the right to host the 2018 Winter Olympics has been scrapped by the government or whether it was ever planned at all.
Olympic figure skating champion Kim Yu-na will help promote the first Winter Youth Games. The IOC says the 21-year-old South Korea n skater will join Olympic ski champions Lindsey Vonn and Benjamin Raich as an "ambassador" for the games, which will