International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has praised Iran's promotion of female participation in sport and promised that they will not support United States' sanctions that could harm the country's preparations for future events, it has been reported.
The National Olympic Committee of the Islamic Republic of Iran has formed an "Oral History Planning Council" to promote the values and experiences of sport within Iranian society.
The Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) has introduced a "green policy" which will see the governing body scrap paper transactions.
Jordan hopes to be on course for their most successful Summer Olympics and Paralympics yet at Tokyo 2020 thanks to a new national strategy for sport which has transformed the country's set-up.
Honorary Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) President Shaikh Isa bin Rashid Al Khalifa has congratulated Bahrain’s delegation for their performance at the Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang.
India’s Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore has promised that "nothing will be left undone" as the country’s athletes prepare for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) director general Husain Al-Musallam has expressed his hope that his native Kuwait will implement a roadmap proposed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that will see it return to the Olympic fold prior to Tokyo 2020.
Prince Fahd bin Jalawi, the director of international relations at the Saudi Arabian Olympic Committee, visited New Zealand for a series of meetings.
The Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) has signed a video analysis deal with Swiss company Dartfish.
Seven sports have been recommended for inclusion on the programme for the 2020 Asian Beach Games in Sanya in China.
The International Teqball Federation (FITEQ) has been officially recognised by the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) at the continental governing body’s General Assembly here.
Host City Contracts for both the 2020 Asian Beach Games in Sanya and 2026 Asian Games in Aichi and Nagoya were signed here today at the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) General Assembly.
National Olympic Committee of Sri Lanka to administer new Prime Minister's fund set-up to help young athletes
A new "Prime Minister's Sports Fund" has been launched in Sri Lanka to try help the country achieve more success at the Olympic Games.
The Jordan Olympic Committee (JOC) has signed a kit deal with JOMA.
Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) President Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah has joined other sporting officials in paying tribute to Thailand's Nat Indrapana following his death at the age of 80.