Tokyo 2020

— 6 December 2021

The budget would be reduced

Who would have guessed ? According to Kyodo News, the Tokyo Games should finally cost a little less than expected. Citing sources close to the matter, the Japanese press... Lire la suite »

— 7 October 2021

450 million computer attacks

The figure speaks volumes. But it is misleading. According to the organisers of the Tokyo Games, no less than 450 million cyber attacks on the last Olympic and Paralympic... Lire la suite »

— 20 September 2021

The Japanese remain very divided

The historic performance of the athletes and the low number of COVID-19 cases among accredited persons have not completely reversed the Japanese public’s opinion of the Tokyo Games. According... Lire la suite »

— 13 September 2021

Village beds to go to Osaka

In Japan, the legacy of the Tokyo Games is not long in coming. But it is taking an unexpected form. The governor of Osaka Prefecture, Hirofumi Yoshimura, said over... Lire la suite »

— 6 September 2021

The same tour for both flags

It’s done. Exactly four weeks after receiving the Olympic flag from Thomas Bach, Anne Hidalgo inherited its Paralympic counterpart on Sunday, December 5th. With this handover, organised during the... Lire la suite »