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TOKYO (Reuters) - Problems have already become apparent in planning for venues for next year's Olympics, although organisers have yet to be told that they can't use any venue, the CEO of Tokyo 2020, Toshiro Muto, told a news conference on Monday.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Next year's Olympic Games have been set to begin on July 23, 2021 and will run until Aug. 8, the head of the Tokyo 2020 organising committee, Yoshiro Mori said on Monday, after he made the decision with the International Olympic Committee.
DUBAI: Expo 2020 Dubai is set to be postponed by one year due to the global Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, according to a draft statement seen by Reuters and two sources familiar with the matter on Monday (March 30).
TOKYO: Japanese organisers and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided on Monday (March 30) that the Tokyo Olympic Games would start on July 23,2021, and run until Aug 8, Kyodo news reported.
(Reuters) - Triathlon world champion Katie Zaferes has been unable to keep on top of her swimming while she is on an enforced break due to the coronavirus pandemic but she is confident that come 2021, competing at the rescheduled Tokyo Olympics will be more meaningful.
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Eliud Kipchoge, the world's greatest marathon man, reckoned his first reaction was shock when he heard at home in Kenya that the 2020 Olympic Games had been postponed because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Thousands of London’s underwriters took their stamps and fountain pens home last week, which they use to sign insurance contracts, but they won't need them.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Tokyo's governor on Monday called on residents to avoid outings in the evenings and at weekends as the coronavirus crisis deepened, but said it was up to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to declare a state of emergency to tackle it.
TOKYO (Reuters) - A top official from the Tokyo Olympics organising committee on Monday said that a decision on the status of tickets purchased for the 2020 Games was still being considered, and acknowledged that the additional costs to delay the Games remained unclear.
ATHENS (Reuters) - The Tokyo 2020 Olympics must acknowledge the coronavirus crisis which forced their postponement and incorporate it into next year's opening ceremony, executive producer Marco Balich said.