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Business 23 Jan 2012 | 12:00 AM

UK firms wake up to 2012 Olympics

LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) British businesses are beginning to regard this summer's London Olympics as an economic opportunity, but many have yet to resolve how they would cope with an unexpected incident such as a security threat, a survey said on Monday.

Business 28 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

Olympics and business

P. Gunasegaram says the economic benefitsof hosting the Olympic Games have beenrather dubious at best.

Business 13 Mar 2013 | 12:00 AM

BHP Billiton faces corruption probe over Beijing Olympics(Update)

MELBOURNE/BEIJING: The U.S. government is investigating top global miner BHP Billiton Ltd for possible corrupt practices, the company confirmed, after media reports said it was being probed for its sponsorship of the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

Business 05 Nov 2013 | 12:00 AM

M'sians lose Olympics broadcasting rights bid to Dentsu of Japan

PETALING JAYA: Malaysian broadcasters, who had submitted a joint bid, have lost out on securing the rights to the 2016 summer Olympics.

Business 02 May 2012 | 12:00 AM

Moody’s sees short-term Olympics boost for UK

LONDON: The Olympic Games in London this summer will likely provide only a temporary boost to corporate earnings, credit ratings agency Moody’s said.

Business 06 Oct 2012 | 12:00 AM

Dutch Lady leverages on Olympics to promote benefits of drinking milk

IN Malaysia, drinking a glass of milk isnt exactly considered the ideal thirst-quencher by most people.

Business 27 Apr 2019 | 12:00 AM

Bringing mixed martial arts to the Olympics

LAST week, we showed the world how ONE Championship really does have the power to shape culture, inspire nations and change the world.

Business 24 Jul 2008 | 12:00 AM

Obama campaign expands ad reach with big network buy during Olympics

WASHINGTON (AP) - Barack Obama is going for the gold. The Democratic presidential contender has decided to buy US$5 million in national advertising on NBC television during the broadcast of the Olympic games, an NBC spokeswoman confirmed Wednesday.