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Troubled organizing committee for 2018 Winter Olympics gets new leader
Troubled organizing committee for 2018 Winter Olympics gets new leader

South Korean Olympic officials pulled an about-face over the weekend and named businessman Cho Yang-ho as the new leader of their troubled organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Games. Cho heads the Hanjin Group, a transportation conglomerate that counts Korean Air among its holdings. He helped lead his country's bid to host the Games and now returns after the abrupt resignation of previous committee chairman Kim Jin-sun. "I will devote myself to making the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics a successful one with my experience and the knowledge I gained when I worked as the chief of the Pyeongchang bidding committee,” Cho was quoted as...

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