The Olympic Partner (TOP) sponsors are among the worst affected by the Zika virus and a “relative decline of the Olympic brand”, a study sent to insidethegames by the Global Language Monitor (GLM) has revealed.
Coates admits concern over Tokyo 2020 payment but says "no reason" to doubt explanations of Japanese NOC
Allegations Tokyo 2020 made a corrupt payment to Singapore-based firm Black Tidings are a “concern”, International Olympic Committee (IOC) vice-president John Coates has admitted, but he stressed he has “no reason” to doubt the reasons given for the controversial transaction.
Federal investigators in Brazil have expanded their probe into whether construction projects associated with the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympics were tarnished by corruption by including all the Games venues in their inquiries.
Rome 2024 has bolstered its communications department with the appointment of Isabelle Harvie-Watt as the Bid Committee’s strategic director.
Global hospitality group AccorHotels have been announced as the 11th sponsor of Paris’ bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Japanese Olympic Committee investigation team to hold first meeting on controversial Tokyo 2020 payment
A three-strong investigation team probing the controversial payment made by Tokyo 2020 to Singapore-based Black Tidings has been established by the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) and are due to hold their first meeting tomorrow.
Technology giants Fujitsu have teamed up with the Japan Gymnastics Association (JGA) to conduct research into potentially using robots to help with scoring in the sport which could then appear at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Parts of the Rio de Janeiro subway network are set to be open until either 1 or 2 o'clock in the morning during the Olympic and Paralympic Games in a move designed to ease concerns over the city transport system.
Supporters of a possible referendum on the Rome 2024 Olympic and Paralympic bid have slammed the "seriously illegitimate" decision of the City Council to seemingly end any prospect of a public ballot being held.
The suspicious and allegedly corrupt payment of $2 million (£1.3 million/€1.7 million) made by Tokyo 2020 to the Singapore-based Black Tidings account was deemed “necessary” by the Bid Committee, Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) President Tsunekazu Takeda has revealed.
Los Angeles 2024 has announced the appointment of Jim Ford in a key venues role.
Around 450,000 condoms will be distributed to athletes during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, three times more than for London 2012.
Security fears surrounding Rio 2016 have intensified after three members of Spain's Olympic sailing team were robbed at gunpoint in a popular tourist area close to the Marina da Glória venue.
Rio 2016 has launched the official song of the Olympic Torch Relay, which is currently underway in Brazil ahead of the Opening Ceremony on August 5.
A Paris 2024 delegation has travelled to the famous Cannes Film Festival to watch the premiere of a movie which charts the life of renowned judoka Teddy Riner.