South Korea’s Culture, Sports and Tourism Minister Cho Yoon-sun has resigned after being arrested on charges of abuse of authority.
Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida has fiercely criticised Pyeongchang 2018 for a reference to a disputed set of islands on the Organising Committee’s official website.
Pyeongchang 2018 President Lee Hee-beom excitement for the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games is building in South Korea, despite the political crisis in the country.
Pyeongchang 2018 President Lee Hee-beom has admitted that the ongoing political scandal disrupting all aspects of South Korean society is affecting promotional work and sponsorship revenue for next year's Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The South Korean Government is planning to spend KRW ₩937.2 billion ($798 million/£653 million/€750 million) in 2017 on preparations for next year's Pyeongchang Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Zhang Yimou, the director of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, has confirmed he will be overseeing the Pyeongchang 2018 Handover Ceremony.
Pyeongchang 2018 have denied that their latest Winter Olympics budget is being delayed by South Korea's political problems and "expect" it to be approved at some stage this month.
Russia's Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko has claimed it was "unsportsmanlike" for UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) chairman David Kenworthy to suggest the country should be suspended from the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
British company Aggreko will provide temporary power at the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang after they signed an agreement with the Organising Committee.
NHL deputy commissioner claims "no compelling reason" found for players to participate at Pyeongchang 2018
The National Hockey League (NHL) is still searching for a "compelling reason" to allow its players to participate at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, deputy commissioner Bill Daly has claimed.
Gangwon FC will play their home matches at the ski jumping venue due to be used at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang following their promotion to the top-flight of South Korean domestic football, it has been announced.
Yang Jung-ung - a director best known for leading South Korean productions of William Shakespeare plays - will produce ceremonies at the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Games.
Pyeongchang 2018 has bolstered its sponsorship portfolio by signing agreements with international networking giant Huawei and software provider Duzon Bizon.
Two-time Olympic medal-winning field hockey player Stephen Martin has been appointed Ireland’s Chef de Mission for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Games.
Korea Equestrian Federation accused of breaking roles to favour daughter of woman at centre of political scandal
A Sports Ministry audit has found that the Korea Equestrian Federation (KEF) fabricated documents and broke its own rules to favour the daughter of the woman at the centre of a political scandal which has brought the Asian nation to a virtual halt in recent weeks.