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Paralympics rule out going to IOC to solve cash-flow problem

The IPC already receives several million dollars from the IOC under a 2018 agreement, and they don't want to burden IOC again

09 Apr 2020 12:23 PM

Tokyo Olympic flame taken off display; next stop unclear

Tokyo 2020 will now keep the flame in an undisclosed location to prevent people from gathering

08 Apr 2020 6:20 PM

Economic fallout from pandemic continues in Asia

On Wall Street overnight, stocks plunged to close out their worst quarter since the most harrowing days of the 2008 financial crisis

01 Apr 2020 10:50 AM

Tokyo Olympics rescheduled for same dates next year

This year's Games were scheduled to open on July 24 and close on August 9

30 Mar 2020 5:59 PM

Tokyo Olympics head expecting call from IOC's Thomas Bach on new date

New dates could be in the same July-August slot, given Mori's repeated statements that the Olympics will be held no later than next summer

30 Mar 2020 1:35 PM

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Early signs suggest summer dates for 2021 Olympics

Organizing committee president Yoshiro Mori suggested there would be no major change from 2020

29 Mar 2020 9:44 AM

Tokyo Olympics: Looking for a new date for opening, closing

That done, the International Olympic Committee, the Japanese government and Tokyo organizers can go ahead with other things

26 Mar 2020 4:16 PM

IT'S OFFICIAL: TOKYO OLYMPICS POSTPONED

Japan, Olympics chief agree to postpone 2020 Games by one year as the world battles the coronavirus pandemic

24 Mar 2020 7:04 PM

Shinzo Abe proposes 1-year postponement for Tokyo Olympics

Pressure mounts on IOC as Olympic Committees of Britain, New Zealand and Germany seek postponement

24 Mar 2020 6:13 PM

It'll be 'Olympic torch visits' as there will be no torch, no torchbearers, no public

'Torch Relay' or 'Torch Visits' could be a very short event or the longest if it runs into 2021

24 Mar 2020 2:13 PM

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Shinzo Abe and Thomas Bach to discuss the way forward for Tokyo Games

Tuesday's telephonic call also oncludes Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike, organising committee chief Yoshiro Mori and Olympics Minister Seiko Hashimoto

24 Mar 2020 1:55 PM

No way we can hold the Games in 2020: Tokyo reacts to talk of Olympics delay

People say even if Japan overcomes the virus, they would not receive athletes and spectators from other parts of the virus-affected world

23 Mar 2020 2:59 PM

Postponing the Olympic Games is a complicated issue

According to IOC president Thomas Bach, postponing the Olympic Games is not like moving a football game to next Saturday

23 Mar 2020 2:05 PM

Olympics postponement may be unavoidable, says Japanese PM Shinzo Abe

Abe hoped the IOC will make a decision early if it is postponed, because the process would involve a lot of work and should start soon

23 Mar 2020 12:11 PM

Athletes fear for their lives after IOC says 'Committed to Olympics'

The IOC wants us to keep risking our health, our family's health and public health to train every day: Katerina Stefanidi of Greece

18 Mar 2020 12:59 PM

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Is Tokyo heading towards another 'Missing Olympics'?

The 1940 Helsinki Games scrapped because of World War II were also due to be hosted in Tokyo

17 Mar 2020 1:53 PM

Public opinion appears to be growing in Japan against Tokyo Olympics

Poll released by Japan's Kyodo news agency showed 69.9 percent of respondents believe Tokyo will not be able to hold the Games as scheduled

16 Mar 2020 3:42 PM

Despite gains on Wall Street, Asian stocks lower

The White House press briefing had raised hopes of recovering from a Covid-19 affected economy

11 Mar 2020 4:37 PM

Tokyo could lose Olympics if Games are not held in 2020, warns minister

IOC holds the right to cancel the Games by deactivating the contract if the Games are not held in 2020

03 Mar 2020 10:20 PM

Nissan seeks USD 91 mn in damages from Ghosn over financial misconduct charges

Ghosn had been facing criminal charges in Japan for understating his annual salary and misusing company funds.

12 Feb 2020 1:26 PM

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