Tokyo 2020 chief executive Toshirō Mutō has dismissed a study by Oxford academics on the cost of the Olympics.
Around "50 to 60" items aimed at simplifying the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games are set to be approved in the coming weeks, according to Organising Committee chief executive Toshirō Mutō.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be held next year "with corona", according to the Organising Committee's chief executive Toshirō Mutō.
Tokyo 2020 has announced it has secured 80 per cent of venues for the postponed Olympic Games, although negotiations remain ongoing for the Athletes’ Village and the Tokyo Big Sight.
Tokyo 2020 chief executive Toshiro Muto has said the rescheduled Olympics will be a "simplified Games" with the official claiming 200 ideas are being considered on how to achieve this and reduce costs.
Tokyo 2020 chief executive Toshirō Mutō has downplayed suggestions from John Coates that October will be a pivotal month in assessing whether the postponed Olympic and Paralympic Games can go ahead next year.
Tokyo 2020 chief executive Toshirō Mutō has promised transparency regarding the cost of postponing the Olympic and Paralympic Games until next year amid a dispute with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) over who pays for any additional expenses.
Tokyo 2020 chief executive Toshirō Mutō has acknowledged the coronavirus pandemic may still affect the postponed Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2021.
Tokyo 2020 chief executive Toshiro Muto has confirmed the "heartbreaking" decision to scale back the Japanese leg of the Olympic Torch Relay due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori has labelled suggestions this year's Olympics and Paralympics could be cancelled because of the coronavirus outbreak as "irresponsible rumours" and reiterated his insistence that the Games will go ahead as planned.
Tokyo 2020 chief executive Toshirō Mutō has sought to reassure the Japanese public that the cost of hosting next year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games will not exceed budgeted estimates.