Monthly Archive: January, 2013

Global Development Summit in PyeongChang

World leaders from across the globe convened in PyeongChang, South Korea for a ground breaking Special Olympics Global Development Summit on Wednesday. The Summit focused on Ending the Cycle of Poverty and Exclusion… Continue reading

Pyeongchang 2013 Special Olympics Officially Opened

The 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea have been officially opened by President Lee Myung-bak tonight. Although the weather may have been cold outside of the Yongpyeong Dome, the hearts… Continue reading

Prime Minister wishes Australia’s Special Olympians well

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has sent a heartwarming message to Australia’s Special Winter Olympic team ahead of the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The team of five… Continue reading

Australia Day in Seoul, South Korea

Beaches, barbeques and beer are traditionally bound up around Australia Day, not sub zero temperatures in Seoul, South Korea. Nonetheless, the Australian Embassy Seoul managed to successfully stage an extravagant Australia Day at… Continue reading

Marking Australia Day in an appropriate way

Australian Government Australia Day gala event in Seoul, South Korea More than one thousand Australians and Koreans have celebrated an early Australia Day in style in Seoul, South Korea. It wasn’t a customary… Continue reading

World times to watch Oprah and Lance Armstrong: The Worldwide Exclusive

Lance Armstrong is reportedly set to confess to cheating in a two-part interview with Lance Armstrong will air today via the Oprah Winfrey Network. The world times for the interview are below. The… Continue reading