Gangneung


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Gangneung

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Kangnung

(gäng`no͝ong`), city (1993 pop. 151,921), Gangwon (Kangwon) prov., NE South Korea, a port on the Sea of Japan (or East Sea). An agricultural center with a silk weaving industry, Gangneung is famed for its beautiful scenery; Gyeongpo provincial park and Odaesan national park are nearby.
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Contract awarded for Gangneung Hanok Village infrastructure creation construction - Communications
ISLAMABAD -- The 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games ceremonies will be held in Pyeongchang rather than nearly city of Gangneung, announced the South Korean government Thursday.
Lee Jong-deok, South Korea's minister for culture, sports and tourism; provincial mayor Choi Moon-soon; and 2018 Olympic organizing committee president Cho Yang-ho met this week to decide whether or not to renovate an existing sports stadium in nearby Gangneung to stage the ceremonies or build a new facility in Pyeongchang.
Korea also has ferries that take you from Busan to Japan in 2 hrs and 50 minutes, Seoul to China in 16 to 22 hours and Gangneung to Russia in 18 hours.
Previously, Gangwon Province had tried to launch a female-only nude beach in 2005, while Gangneung City also deliberated, but ultimately scrapped, a nude beach idea due to public outcry.
BAHRAIN'S prominent football referee Nawaf Shukralla has been appointed for the AFC Champions League final, to be held on November 10 at Gangneung City Stadium in South Korea.
Yet another F-5 fighter jet crashed into the sea off the coast of Gangneung on Friday on its way back from a training mission.
2 (BNA) Two F 5F fighter jets crashed into a mountain near Gangneung, about 237 kilometers east of Seoul, during a training mission on Tuesday, officials and witnesses said.
A new municipal wireless network now brings advanced technologies to citizens and visitors of the Gangneung City and Gyeongpo Beach areas, the second largest tourist beach in Korea.
Contract awarded for Gangneung, Wonju National University Laboratory Safety Improvement mechanical construction
Suguri, who along with Onda is vying for the final spot on the Japanese women's team at the world championships in Moscow next month, gave a near flawless performance in a flowing routine at Gangneung Ice Center.
Contract awarded for Gangneung DMV museokmyeon text Installation