A year after it was originally scheduled to do so, the Olympic Flame has finally started its 121-day journey around Japan.
Exclusive: ATRs launch late bid to persuade Tokyo 2020 to allow international spectators as fear financial implications
Authorised ticket resellers (ATRs), the official agents appointed to sell packages to overseas fans for the Olympics and Paralympics, have made a last-ditch plea to Tokyo 2020 not to ban international spectators from this year’s Games amid fears that it could put some of them out of business.
Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto has said she was "shocked" to hear the derogatory suggestion made by former executive creative director for the Olympic and Paralympic Ceremonies Hiroshi Sasaki, claiming the latest scandal to hit organisers "should never have happened".
Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto has suggested the number of times athletes are tested for coronavirus could be increased amid growing fears over the spread of more transmissible variants.
Twelve women have been appointed to the Tokyo 2020 Executive Board following a sexism row which led to the resignation of its President.
The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee is expected to add at least 11 women to its Board.
Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto believes fans should be allowed to attend this year's postponed Olympic and Paralympic Games in limited numbers.
Bach insists Tokyo 2020 will go ahead in "safe environment" after Hashimoto addresses IOC Executive Board for first time
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has insisted that "everybody who wants to see can see that it is possible" to stage this year's Olympics safely in Tokyo.
Alan Hubbard: Like Athens 2004, Tokyo 2020 gets a welcome woman’s touch, even if much out of her hands
Whether by accident or design it was certainly a smart move by the Japanese Government to bring in a woman to replace a misogynistically-inclined octogenarian to head up Tokyo 2020's Organising Committee.
Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto is due to address the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board when it holds its monthly meeting tomorrow, which once again will be taking place virtually.
The Beijing 2022 Organising Committee has congratulated Seiko Hashimoto on being appointed Tokyo 2020 President.
Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto will exclude her predecessor Yoshirō Mori from an official position linked to the upcoming Olympic and Paralympic Games, according to reports.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has chosen Tamayo Marukawa to succeed new Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto as the country's Olympics Minister.
Seiko Hashimoto has been appointed Tokyo 2020 President after accepting the vacant role following the resignation of Yoshirō Mori last week.
Olympics Minister Seiko Hashimoto will be asked to replace Yoshirō Mori as Tokyo 2020 President, according to reports.