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…

2016 Rio Olympics open with bang at Maracana Stadium

Our top story this evening… The thirty-first modern Olympics have opened in Rio with a spectacular ceremony at the Maracana Stadium. Around ten-thousand athletes from more than two-hundred countries paraded before the enthusiastic crowd. Shin Se-min reports from Rio. Bringing the world together, under the umbrella of sports,… the curtain to the 2016 Rio Olympics…

Seoul hosts 100th National Sports Festival

well South Korea’s 100th National Sports Festival kicks off in the coming hours first held in 1920 the festival has grown into the country’s biggest in nationwide annual sports competition we thought it would take a sneak peek at this year’s festival which is back in Seoul where it all began a century ago conn-young…