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Other Sport 26 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

Cash-strapped Britain eyes Olympic business bounce

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron urged global business leaders gathered in London on Thursday ahead of the Olympics to invest in Britain, a day after data showed the economy is in much worse shape than previously thought.

Other Sport 26 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

Cash-strapped Britain eyes Olympic business bounce

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron urged global business leaders gathered in London on Thursday ahead of the Olympics to invest in Britain, a day after data showed the economy is in much worse shape than previously thought.

Other Sport 26 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

Cash-strapped Britain eyes Olympic business bounce

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister David Cameron will on Thursday use the London Olympics to drum up business opportunities on the first day of a series of trade and investment events he hopes will harness the Games to help drag Britain out of recession.

Other Sport 25 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

Cash-strapped Britain eyes Olympic business bounce

LONDON (Reuters) - David Cameron will on Thursday use the London Olympics to drum up business opportunities, on the first day of a series of trade and investment events to showcase Britain during the Games.

Other Sport 11 Apr 2012 | 12:00 AM

Beijing grapples with Games legacy four years on

BEIJING: Four years after Beijing hosted a spectacular summer Olym­pics, Chinas bustling capital sees vastly improved public transport and infrastructure, but many of the venues built for the event languish unloved, underused and draining public finances.

Other Sport 10 Apr 2012 | 12:00 AM

Beijing grapples with Games legacy four years on

BEIJING (Reuters) - Four years after Beijing hosted a spectacular summer Olympics, China's bustling capital sees vastly improved public transport and infrastructure, but many of the venues built for the event languish unloved, underused and draining public finances.

Other Sport 10 Apr 2012 | 12:00 AM

Beijing grapples with Games legacy four years on

BEIJING (Reuters) - Four years after Beijing hosted a spectacular summer Olympics, China's bustling capital sees vastly improved public transport and infrastructure, but many of the venues built for the event languish unloved, underused and draining public finances.

Other Sport 09 Apr 2012 | 12:00 AM

Beijing grapples with Games legacy four years on

BEIJING (Reuters) - Four years after Beijing hosted a spectacular summer Olympics, China's bustling capital sees vastly improved public transport and infrastructure, but many of the venues built for the event languish unloved, underused and draining public finances.

Other Sport 09 Apr 2012 | 12:00 AM

Beijing grapples with Games legacy four years on

BEIJING (Reuters) - Four years after Beijing hosted a spectacular summer Olympics, China's bustling capital sees vastly improved public transport and infrastructure, but many of the venues built for the event languish unloved, underused and draining public finances.

Other Sport 09 Jan 2012 | 12:00 AM

Olympics: London looks to legacy with 200 days to go

LONDON(Reuters) - The London Olympics countdown entered its final 200 days on Monday with government and organisers talking up the legacy Britain can look forward to long after the last medal has been won and the show is over.