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PyeongChang 2018

South Korea Creates Tech Support Team for PyeongChang Olympics

July 14, 2014

Pyeongchang will host the Olympics for the first time in 2018. (Getty Images) (ATR) South Korea’s information and communications technology (ICT) ministry has formed a suppor...

Golden Opportunities -- Business Never Stops

July 13, 2014

This week's Golden Opportunities: 1. Featured - IWG, Singapore Sport Hub, Human Race, Wolves, Hill & Knowlton Sports Division, 2. Programs -  3. Volunteers -  4. Proposa...

Thomas Bach in Haiti; IGF Press Conference -- Monday Memo

July 14, 2014

IOC president Thomas Bach travels to Haiti this week. (Getty Images) (ATR) IOC president Thomas Bach will attend the inauguration of the Sports for Hope Center in Haiti on Tu...

IOC Sheds Light on PyeongChang 2018 Reshuffle

July 10, 2014

The IOC says Moon left his position due to health problems. (Getty Images) (ATR) The IOC watchdog chief for the PyeongChang Olympics denies that the sudden resignation of the...

PyeongChang Packs Little Pizzazz for Tourists

July 10, 2014

A map of the surrounding PyeongChang area--in Korean only (ATR) (ATR) Few entertainment options and even less English may make it tough for PyeongChang to woo visitors. ...

Photodesk -- PyeongChang Venue Tour

July 08, 2014

The layout of the Coastal Olympic and Media Village. (ATR) (ATR) A look at the progress of venues for the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. Around the Rings was on-the-sce...

SK Telecom Targets 5G Technology at PyeongChang

July 07, 2014

Park Jin-hyo, SK Telecom (left), and Per Narvinger, Ericsson (right) with the MoU (SK Telecom) (ATR) SK Telecom signed a memorandum of understanding with mobile technology fi...

Sochi 2014 Paralympics watched by over two billion TV viewers

July 07, 2014

The Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games attracted a record cumulative global TV audience of nearly 2.1 billion people, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) announced on...

IOC Set to Decide 2022 Finalists; Olympic Agenda 2020 Update

July 04, 2014

The IOC headquarters in Lausanne (Getty) (ATR) Shortlisting of the candidate cities for the 2022 Olympics is the top agenda item for next week’s meeting of the IOC Executive ...

Golden Opportunities -- Business Never Stops

July 06, 2014

This week's Golden Opportunities: 1. Featured Jobs - Singapore Sports Hub, Right To Play, Laureus 2. Volunteers - 3. Proposals -  4. Programs -  5. Scholarships -  6. ...

Photodesk -- Sochi-Pyeongchang Olympic Debrief

July 04, 2014

Dmitry Chernyshenko and Jin Sun Kim received awards from Bach for their work as organizing committee leaders. (ATR) (ATR) Around the Rings was on-the-scene for the transfer o...

ATR Podcast -- Gilbert Felli on Sochi Debrief

July 04, 2014

Olympic Games executive director Gilbert Felli (ATR) (ATR) Olympic Games executive director Gilbert Felli leads his final debriefing in PyeongChang. Felli has been involve...