Korea’s national cricket team taste first international success

Cricket is a sport that most people in Korea have never heard of, never mind even played or watched. But behind the scenes Korea’s national team has been steadily making progress since 2013, and earlier this month they got their first taste of international success. Kwon Jang-ho reports. If you were to ask most people…

PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic mascots Soohorang and Bandabi make debut

The Pyeonchang Organizing Committee launched the promotional campaign for their new mascots, Soohorang and Bandabi. They will be the face of the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralymic games. Our Kwon Jang-ho was there to see their live debut earlier today. Meet Soohorang and Bandabi, the new mascots for the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics. Soohorang is…

S. Korea’s unification minister suggests U.S., N. Korea consider ‘Olympics armistice’

now South Korea’s unification Minister has suggested North Korea and the u.s. consider an Olympics armistice speaking to The Washington Post ahead of his trip to the US this weekend kim youngchul said the armistice would entail Pyongyang suspending missile tests and the u.s. suspending joint military exercises with South Korea during the 2020 Tokyo…

PyeongChang Winter Olympics kick off with grand opening ceremony

The PyeongChang Winter Olympics are now officially underway after a breathtaking opening ceremony in the host city on Friday night. It was a visual spectacle packed with fireworks, dancers and even some augmented reality. However,… the show-stopper for most people was seeing Korean athletes proudly entering the stadium under the unified flag. Lee Ji-won reports…