Gulf Times - Tokyo-2020
Tokyo starts construction of main Olympic stadium

Tokyo starts construction of main Olympic stadium

Construction of the main stadium for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics officially started on Sunday, more than a year after the original blueprints were torn up following public outcry over skyrocketing costs.

IOC taking Tokyo bribery scandal 'seriously'

IOC taking Tokyo bribery scandal 'seriously'

A senior International Olympic Committee (IOC) official said Thursday allegations of illegal payments to help Tokyo win the 2020 Games were being taken ‘very seriously’...

Tokyo 2020 bid to be investigated after report of payment

Tokyo 2020 bid to be investigated after report of payment

A Japanese official who led the successful bid for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics said the Japanese Olympic Committee plans to investigate the bidding after questions were raised about payments by the bid committee.