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Sochi 2014

Sochi Report -- Olympic Chiefs Cut Construction Budget

February 18, 2009

Dmitry Kozak (left, with Dmitry Chernyshenko) issued a statement Wednesday acknowledging budget cuts for Sochi 2014 construction. (ATR) Russia plays down reports that a 15 per...

$1 Billion for Olympics from European TV?

February 18, 2009

 (ATR) With a deal struck to offer the European TV rights for the 2014 and 2016 Olympics to the marketing agency Sport Five, the IOC may be on its way to collecting more than ...

Vancouver View -- Activists Spotlight Poverty; Russia Reaffirms Backing for Sochi

February 10, 2009

Social activists campaign for improvement in Vancouver neighborhood during second Poverty Olympics. (ATR)Activists Hold Poverty OlympicsSocial activists in the Downtown Eastsi...

Putin Guarantees Finances for Sochi 2014 Olympics

February 02, 2009

The IOC's Gilbert Felli and Jean-Claude Killy at a news conference with Russia's Deputy PM Dmitry Kozak, Sochi 2014 President Dmitry Chernychenko and Olympstroy head Victor Ko...

Sochi Report -- IOC Seeks Status on Projects; Delegation Heads to Vancouver

January 29, 2009

Jean-Claude Killy (left, with Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Zhukov), chair of the IOC's Sochi watchdog, will expect to see major progress being made on Olympic constructions...

Sochi 2014 Closer to First Sponsorship Deal

January 21, 2009

Dimity Chernyshenko, president and CEO of Sochi 2014, said in November that the first domestic sponsor was unlikely to be in banking. (Getty Images) (ATR) Organizers of the So...

Medvedev Promises Sochi will Fulfill Olympic Ambitions

January 13, 2009

 (ATR) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev uses a video blog to pledge that construction preparations for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics will be completed on time, despite the i...

The Year Ahead -- Construction Gains Momentum for Sochi Olympics

January 02, 2009

Dmitry Chernyshenko, president and CEO of Sochi 2014. (Sochi 2014)(ATR) Construction of venues and infrastructure is the main priority for organizers of the Sochi 2014 Winter...

The Year Ahead -- Construction Gains Momentum for Sochi Olympics

January 02, 2008

Dmitry Chernyshenko, president and CEO of Sochi 2014. (Sochi 2014)(ATR) Construction of venues and infrastructure is the main priority for organizers of the Sochi 2014 Winter...

The Year Ahead -- IOC Faces Fresh Challenges

December 29, 2008

IOC members will vote on the 2016 host city at the Bella Center. (ATR/M. Bisson) (ATR) The election of the 2016 Olympic host city and finalization of the sports program for th...

World Briefs -- Sochi 2014 Approves Financial Plan; Harbin Considers Bid

December 27, 2008

Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Zhukov (right) chaired Wednesday's final Supervisory Board meeting for 2008. (Getty Images)Sochi 2014 Approves 2009 Financial Plan Org...

Olympic Holiday Office Hours

December 23, 2008

Sochi 2014 Christmas trees can be found throughout Moscow. (ATR)(ATR) Holidays for Christmas and the New Year mean office closings for the IOC as well as organizing committees...