A commission to pick a mascot for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo has met for the first time today, with the panel focused on engaging the public in the process.
Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike has asked the Kasumigaseki Country Club, venue for golf competition at the 2020 Olympic Games, to admit women as full members.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe and Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike have renewed their pledge to work together to make the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Japan’s capital a success - but have avoided talks for now on how the financial burden should be shared.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike are expected to hold talks on how costs for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will be shared this Tuesday (January 10).
Japanese college and university students have been pitted against each other in an 'ideathon' in a bid to develop ideas for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Prefectural and Municipal Governments whose cities will host events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games have expressed their concern that they may have to shoulder costs for the construction of temporary facilities for the event.
English-language "stop" and "slow" signs are due to be installed in Tokyo to reduce traffic problems in the build-up to the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the National Police Agency (NPA) have announced.
Organisers of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo have unveiled a budget of between ¥1.6 trillion (£11 billion/$13.6 billion/€13.1 billion) and ¥1.8 trillion (£12.4 billion/$15.3 billion/€14.7 billion).
Tokyo 2020 will form a "transparent" external selection panel to decide on the process for choosing mascots for the Olympic and Paralympic Games in a bid to avoid the controversy surrounding their logo, it has been announced.
Tokyo 2020 have claimed hosting the Olympic and Paralympic Games will cost between ¥1.6 trillion (£10.8 billion/$13.6 billion/€13 billion) and ¥1.8 trillion (£12.2 billion/$15.2 billion/€14.6 billion), according to reports in Japan.
New venue to be built to host volleyball at Tokyo 2020 as plan to use existing facility in Yokohama scrapped
Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike has today confirmed volleyball at the 2020 Olympic Games will be held at the new Ariake Arena venue rather than an existing facility in Yokohama.
Koike to plump for Ariake Arena over existing Yokohama venue for Tokyo 2020 volleyball, reports claim
Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike is set to announce the Ariake Arena has been chosen as the venue for volleyball at the 2020 Olympic Games instead of an existing facility in Yokohama, according to reports in Japan.
Japanese Prime Minister attends ceremony to officially launch Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium construction
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe has expressed his confidence that the new Tokyo Olympic Stadium will become a "stronghold" for Japanese sport when attending a "groundbreaking" ceremony to launch the construction process today.
Four Olympic sports including Badminton lose funding as UK Sport announces £345 million Tokyo 2020 investment plan
Four Olympic sports have had their funding from UK Sport cut for the 2020 Games in Tokyo.
Preliminary construction work has begun on the new Olympic Stadium due to form the centrepiece of Tokyo 2020 ahead of an official ceremony a week today.