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IOC Awards 2018-2024 Broadcast Rights in Africa

July 10, 2017

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has awarded exclusive broadcast rights to DStv SuperSport, Econet Media and the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) for the...

Beijing 2022 advances its sustainability and legacy plans

June 13, 2017

The International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission was pleased to see advancements made to Beijing’s sustainability and legacy plans during its second trip to...

Beijing Winter Olympics Restores Ancient Steel Mill

June 12, 2017

(ATR) A team of IOC inspectors get their first look at the steel mill that could be transformed by the 2022 Olympics. Shougang Industrial Park is named as the venue for big...

Omega to Mark 100 Years with IOC

May 15, 2017

(ATR) TOP sponsor Omega will continue its long standing partnership with the International Olympic Committee, being the first to reach an agreement through to 2032.  The Omeg...

Beijing 2022 Now Hiring!

March 22, 2017

(ATR) The help wanted sign is up in Beijing as the first international recruitment for jobs tied to the 2022 Games begins.  (Beijing 2022) The Beijing Organizing Committee...

Korea NOC President Aims for Future

February 28, 2017

(ATR) The new president of the Korean Olympic Committee tells Around the Rings he’s ready to win medals and build the reputation of the NOC. Kee Heung Lee was elected in Oc...

OCA Press Release: OCA President highlights Sapporo partnership

February 18, 2017

Sapporo, Japan, February 18, 2017: The President of the Olympic Council of Asia, His Excellency Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah, spoke of the “real partnership” between the OCA...

Sapporo Winter Sports Legacy Grows with Asian Games

February 15, 2017

(ATR) Forty-five years since Sapporo became the first city outside of Europe or North America to host the Winter Olympics, the Japanese city on the northern island of Hokkaido...

World Archery Extends Exclusive Broadcast Partnership -- Federations Focus

January 18, 2017

(ATR) World Archery is extending its exclusive broadcast agreement with major telecommunications company Eurosport.  Athlete's competing at the Sambodromo archery venue in Ri...

Historic visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping Emphasises Strong Ties with IOC

January 18, 2017

IOC President Thomas Bach welcomed Chinese President Xi Jinping to The Olympic Museum today, in what is the first visit by a Chinese Head of State to the IOC. In a bilatera...

IOC Rules Out Major Revamp of Olympic Bidding

January 12, 2017

(Getty Images) (ATR) IOC official Christophe Dubi tells Around the Rings no major overhaul of the Olympic bid process is planned, despite comments from president Thomas Bach ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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