The Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly has cancelled scheduled trips to Rio de Janeiro to observe the Olympic and Paralympic Games this summer in the wake of the scandal which forced the resignation of the city's Governor Yoichi Masuzoe.
Tokyo 2020 has unveiled its first batch of official merchandise for the Olympic Games, with 15 of the 26 product lines selling out in the online shop on the opening day of sales.
Nissin Foods have become the 23rd Official Partner of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, it has been announced today.
Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe has resigned after being accused of misusing public funds in a fresh blow to the city's preparations for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe is facing calls to resign from his post after being accused of misusing public funds for private purposes and business trips.
Cisco Systems GK has signed on as the 22nd Official Partner of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, it was announced today.
Tokyo 2020 has bolstered its list of Official Partners by agreeing deals with Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd and East Japan Railway Company (JR East).
A final decision on new events being added to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic programme from within existing sports is set to be taken in June 2017.
Tokyo 2020 President would have "had to be God" to predict problems affecting preparations but none of them are his fault
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori has claimed he bears no responsibility for the myriad of problems that have overshadowed preparations for the Olympics and Paralympics in the Japanese capital.
Baseball and softball, karate, sport climbing, skateboarding and surfing have all been recommended for inclusion at Tokyo 2020 by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board here today.
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.
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.
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.
An investigation into suspicious payments made by Tokyo 2020 before their successful campaign to win the rights for the Olympic and Paralympic Games will be launched by the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC), the organisation’s President Tsunekazu Takeda told the country's Parliamentary Committee today.