Tag: 2020 Summer Olympics


Was Tokyo 2020 bang for the buck for Japan?

Japan economy to benefit from the Olympics

With a volley of fireworks at the 68,000-capacity National Stadium, the Tokyo Summer Olympics ended with a bang. In economic terms, though, it felt more like a whimper. The ‘Time’ stated that the Olympics cost Japan at least $15.4 billion, making them the most expensive Summer Games ever,... » Read more


Tokyo 2020 planning team revamped

Tokyo 2020 revamps creative team

The organizing committee for the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games has revamped the planning team for the sports extraordinaire’s opening ceremonies and Hiroshi Sasaki have been appointed as the Executive Creative Director of the same. Sasaki was one of the seven Directors in... » Read more


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