Tokyo 2020

— 16 February 2021

Mistrust wins the business world

Bad sign. After public opinion, Japanese mistrust of the Tokyo Games is now spreading to the business world. A survey conducted between February 1-8 (before Yoshiro Mori’s resignation) by... Read more »

— 16 February 2021

Mori’s successor known this week

Let’s go. According to NHK, the panel of personalities called upon to nominate Yoshiro Mori’s successor as chair of the Tokyo Games organising committee is due to hold its... Read more »

— 15 February 2021

Lithuania vaccinates its athletes

The series continues. After Israel, Hungary and Serbia, Lithuania in turn began the process of vaccinating its athletes against the coronavirus, in the run-up to the Tokyo Games. The... Read more »

— 11 February 2021

Opening in the morning

Historical. For the first time, US broadcaster NBC will broadcast the opening ceremony live in the morning of the Tokyo Games in the United States. It is scheduled to... Read more »

— 10 February 2021

The shocked but loyal sponsors

Reassuring news for the organisers of the Tokyo Games: the sexist remarks of their president, Yoshiro Mori, should not scare the partners away. Japanese public broadcaster NHK polled Olympic... Read more »