Korea.net picks its top 10 PyeongChang news stories from 2017By Min Yea-Ji and Kim Young ShinIn the year 2017, Korea was busy preparing for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games: hosting test events, opening ticket sales for the Games, bringing...
Colonel Jee Joon Yi, head of the PyeongChang 2018 Task Force that is overseen by the Ministry of National Defense, explains the duties his team will undertake during the upcoming PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, at the...
Swimmer Ahn Se-hyeon swims beside her teammates bearing aloft the Olympic flame at the Jincheon National Training Center in Chungcheongbuk-do Province on Dec. 20. (Korean Sport & Olympic Committee)By Lee Hana The Olympic torch for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic...
Director General Kim Gyo-tae of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games Police Task Force says that all police forces in Korea guarantee visitor safety during next year’s Olympic Games. He was speaking in a sit-down interview with Korea.net on...
President Moon Jae-in talks with winners of the PyeongChang Idea Olympics onboard the presidential train heading to Gangneung, Gangwon-do Province, on Dec. 19. (Cheong Wa Dae)By Yoon SojungPresident Moon Jae-in boarded a KTX Ganggyeong high-speed train on Dec. 19 to...
A PyeongChang Winter Olympics-themed subway car operates along subway line No. 2 six times a day until Jan. 23. (PyeongChang Olympic Organizing Committee)By Kang Gahui and Kim Young Shin  Seoul l Dec. 11, 2017On the afternoon of Dec. 11, a subway car stopped...
Medals for the upcoming PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games are revealed on Dec. 11. The horizontal, grooved lines represent equality, one of the core values that encompasses the spirit of the Paralympic Games.By Lee Hana Photos = PyeongChang Organizing Committee for...
President Moon Jae-in uploaded a photo of himself to Twitter on Nov. 26 holding tickets to the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. The photo can also be found at the Hello PyeongChang Website.By Yoon SojungA lunch with President...
Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Do Jongwhan, President Lee Hee-beom of the PyeongChang Organizing Committee and other representatives unveil a clock tower that will count down 100 days until next year’s PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games. The unveiling...
Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and ambassadors and businessmen from 68 nations pose for a photo during their visit to PyeongChang Olympic Stadium on Nov. 25, where the opening ceremony of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games will...
Second Vice Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Roh Tae-kang (fifth from right), Governor Choi Moon-soon of Gangwon-do Province and other dignitaries attend a tape-cutting ceremony to mark the completion of construction of the sporting venues for next year’s...
The Olympic Village in Gyo-dong, Gangneung-si City, in Gangwon-do Province, invites press for the first time to view its newly built facilities for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, on Oct. 30, 2017, exactly 102 days ahead...

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