International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Sir Philip Craven has claimed the Pyeongchang 2018 Organising Committee must "increase awareness and interest levels" before next year's Paralympic Winter Games.
South Korea’s Acting President and Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn has claimed the Government is fully committed to delivering a successful event as the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach invited athletes to attend the 2018 Games.
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.
Two venues under construction for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics are to be maintained rather than demolished after the Games, it has been announced following a meeting chaired by South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-Ahn today.
South Korea’s Government has initiated a “corruption vaccination” programme in the country to monitor spending in Pyeongchang 2018’s preparations for the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, it has been announced.
South Korean Prime Minister holds meeting to discuss MERS precautions for Gwangju 2015 as Athletes' Village opens
South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn has held a meeting in Seoul to discuss measures aimed towards supporting the Gwangju 2015 Summer Universiade, which is due to begin next Friday (July 3), with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) virus a key area of conversation.