Tag: South Korea


South Korea lands 2027 FISU flagship event

South Korea Chungcheong will host 2027 FISU games

Meeting in Brussels on November 12th, the Executive Committee of International University Sports Federation (FISU) attributed the hosting of the Summer edition of the 2027 FISU World University Games to Chungcheong, South Korea. The decision followed a rigorous selection process that saw... » Read more


MLB-KBO matchups in South Korea ballparks

MLB to play games in South Korea

The Major League Baseball (MLB) (US) is taking its talent to South Korea this offseason. ‘FanNation’ stated that the league and the Major League Baseball Players’ Association (MLBPA) announced recently that the MLB players will play a four-game ‘2022 Korea Series’ with the Korea Baseball... » Read more


Domed ballpark planned in Incheon

New multi-purpose dome for Incheon

The South Korean retail giant Shinsegae Group announced recently that it will work with Incheon (City in South Korea) to build a multipurpose domed stadium in the Western metropolitan City. ‘TheKoreaTimes’ stated that Shinsegae currently owns the Incheon-based team of the Korea Baseball... » Read more


Jamsil MICE Complex set to be showstopper

New destination in South Korea

A stunning new global destination of sports, culture and events has been unveiled in Seoul, South Korea. Designed by global architecture firm Populous, the Jamsil Sports MICE Complex is set to become a world-leading destination and will strengthen South Korea’s place in Asia’s highly... » Read more


Jamsil MICE complex construction in 2023

South Korea Jamsil Sports and MICE complex

The Hanwha Engineering & Construction (E&C) has been chosen as the preferred bidder to build a new sports and convention industry complex on some 350,000 square meters site near Jamsil Sports Complex in Seoul (South Korea) worth 2.1 trillion. The project aims to begin construction in the... » Read more


AEG-CJ LiveCity cutting-edge Seoul arena

Construction starts on new Korea arena

South Korea is all set to witness a technology revolution in the entertainment sector as construction on AEG and CJ LiveCity Corporation entertainment complex begins with disruptive technology features. The ‘IQ Magazine’ stated that set to open in Goyang City, Seoul, in 2024, the 1.8 trillion... » Read more


Valencia expands footprint with Seoul center

Valencia CF academy in South Korea

The Spanish professional football club Valencia CF’s international expansion of the VCF Academy model continues in 2020-21 with the setting up of an academy in Seoul, the capital and main business center of South Korea. The City is the fourth largest metropolitan area in the world, with more than... » Read more