BUENOS AIRES: The president of the PyeongChang 2018 Organising Committee (POCOG), Lee Hee-beom, has announced that his organisation has achieved a surplus of at least $55 million. This announcement was made during Lee’s final report to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session in the Argentine capital, which ended Tuesday.
Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018
Jun 07, 2018 15:06
BEIJING: The President of the Organising Committee for PyeongChang 2018 (POCOG), Lee Hee-Beom, has announced the Games have achieved a multimillion-dollar surplus. "I was pleased to say that PyeongChang 2018 can already announce a multimillion-dollar surplus," Lee said at the strategic part of the PyeongChang 2018 Debriefing, which was held here on June 4 and 5, reports Xinhua news agency.
Feb 17, 2018 17:02
SEOUL: At Pyeongchang 2018, 18 national Olympic committees (NOCs) have benefited from the uniform support programme initiated by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), together with the World Federation of Sporting Goods Industries (WFSGI). A first for the Olympic Winter Games.
Feb 08, 2018 11:02
LAUSANNE: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Wednesday announced that the Olympic Channel will live stream the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 across India and the sub-continent, including Bangladesh, Bhutan, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
Feb 02, 2018 17:02
LONDON: As home of the Olympics in Europe, Discovery and its leading sports brand Eurosport are on track to deliver the Olympic Winter Games to more people, across more screens than ever before. To match that ambition and provide a more complete picture of the popularity and importance of the Olympic Games, the company has developed a methodology to measure audience behavior across Europe.
Jan 23, 2018 11:01
LAUSANNE: IOC president Thomas Bach has announced that a delegation from the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) will participate at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. Under the “Olympic Korean Peninsula Declaration”, the IOC will grant accreditations to the NOC of the DPRK for 22 athletes in 3 sports and 5 disciplines.
Jan 19, 2018 12:01
LAUSANNE: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thursday announced that more than 14,000 doping tests have been undertaken on over 6,000 athletes from 61 countries to safeguard the upcoming Olympic Winter Games that open in PyeongChang, Republic of Korea, on 9th February.
Jan 11, 2018 13:01
LAUSANNE: IOC president Thomas Bach has called for a meeting to decide on the participation of athletes from the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea (DPRK) at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. It follows the joint proposals (Monday) by the governments of the Republic of Korea (ROK) and the Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea.
Jan 11, 2018 11:01
NEW DELHI: Ice Hockey Association of India general secretary Harjinder Singh was on Wednesday named India's chef de mission for the 23rd Winter Olympic Games to be held PyeongChang, South Korea, from February 9 to 23.
Jan 10, 2018 13:01
NEW YORK: Intel has announced it will power the largest scale virtual reality event to date with the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 using Intel True VR technology. Intel, together with the Olympic Broadcast Services (OBS), will capture a record 30 Olympic events, with both live and videoon-demand content available. This marks the first-ever live virtual reality broadcast of the Olympic Winter Games.
Dec 29, 2017 14:12
PYEONGCHANG, Korea:: Organisers of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 in February have provided an update on ticket sales. As of Friday, December 21, overall ticket sales for the Olympic Winter Games was 61% - or 655,000. This total includes local and international sales.