A programme to recruit more than 22,000 volunteers for the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang will open tomorrow, it was announced today.
Pyeongchang 2018 Organising Committee ask IOC and South Korean Government for more funding amid ballooning costs
Pyeongchang 2018 are reportedly set to ask for more funding from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the South Korean Government with the budget ballooning the original target of KRW ₩2.2 trillion (£1.4 billion/$1.9 billion/€1.7 billion).
Representatives from Pyeongchang 2018, Tokyo 2020 and Beijing 2022 have held a teleconference to discuss further cooperation between the host cities of the next three Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Pyeongchang 2018 has launched a worldwide open contest to find ideas for their Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games Torch Relay.
Pyeongchang 2018 has boosted its domestic support by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Incheon International Airport Corporation (IIAC) and Korea Airports Corporation (KAC).
Emoticons of the mascots for the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongcahg have been made available on free instant messaging application Kakao Talk in South Korea.
The Seoul Metropolitan Government has reaffirmed its backing for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang after they signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Organising Committee today.
A white tiger named “Soohorang” and an Asiatic black bear called “Bandabi” have been named as the two mascots for the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
New Pyeongchang 2018 President Lee Hee-beom has said increasing sponsorship revenue is a key goal ahead of the Winter Olympics in under two years' time.
Pyeongchang 2018 partner Tobacco Free Sports scheme to create cleaner Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games
Advertising of tobacco-related items at Pyeongchang 2018 competition venues has been banned after the Organising Committee joined the Tobacco Free Sports initiative.
Pyeongchang's Olympic track will host an International Luge Federation (FIL) World Cup event for the first time on February 18 and 19 next year.
New Pyeongchang 2018 President Lee Hee-beom has promised to organise a successful Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, despite the financial, timing and leadership problems that have plagued preparations so far.
Sports such as ski jumping and snowboarding could be screened in virtual reality during Pyeongchang 2018 after the South Korean Government unveiled ambitious plans to exhibit cutting-edge technology during the Winter Olympic Games.
Pyeongchang 2018's new President Lee Hee-beom officially began work today by visiting construction sites to review progress.
Pyeongchang 2018's new President Lee Hee-beom has played down fears that he lacks the necessary background in sport after his appointment was officially approved at the Organising Committee's (POCOG) General Assembly meeting in Seoul.