2018 Olympic Bid News
Cho Yang-Ho, Chairman of the Korean conglomerate Hanjin Group, who led PyeongChang's successful bid for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, is set to return as
The president of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics Organizing Committee resigned abruptly Monday, calling for new leadership.Kim Jin-sun said after announcing his resignation," it has ...
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is on a three-day visit to PyeongChang to assess the progress PyeongChang has made ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympic ...
At a presentation Tuesday it was announced that about $120 million would be required by the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Administration to develop the required ...
Annecy and Munich, former competitors of PyeongChang for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, congratulated PyeongChang for winning the 2018 Winter Olympic Games bid. In a ...
It's official.The host city agreement is signed and the Games will be held in PyeongChang in 2018."I did not expect a victory in the first ...
“We cheered and we shouted out loud, and we cried, and that’s how I feel inside.”That’s how Jin-Sun Kim, former Governor of Gangwon Province and ...
The IOC has announced the voting results - this was one of the most decisive victories in olympic voting history. Annecy received the lowest number ...
Durban, South Africa - It's third-time lucky for PyeongChang - the tiny South Korean mountain resort town has finally won an Olympic Games bid. The ...
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) members have cast their first ballots for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games host city election in Durban, South Africa.Because a ...
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|Bid Discussion Forums|
|Aug. 7, 2008||Durban, South Africa chosen to host final vote|
|Sept. 24, 2009||France declares intention to bid|
|March 18, 2009||France nominates Annecy|
|Feb. 2009||First information to all NOCs|
|July - Aug. 2009||IOC to officially invite bid applicants from NOCs.|
|Oct. 15, 2009||Application Deadline|
|Dec. 2009||Applicant City Seminar|
|March 15, 2010||Application Files Due|
|End-June 2010||Candidate City Selection|
|July-Dec 2010||Prepare Bid Books|
|Jan. 11, 2011||Submission of candidature files and guarantees|
|Feb. 9-12, 2011||Evaluation Commission site visit to Annecy|
|Feb. 16-20, 2011||Evaluation Commission site visit to PyeongChang|
|March 1-4, 2011||Evaluation Commission site visit to Munich|
|May 10, 2011||Evaluation report released|
|May 18, 2011||Bid Presentations to IOC in Lausanne|
|July 6, 2011||Winner Announced at 123rd IOC Session - Durban, South Africa|