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Third Olympics Bid Is Our Best: Delanoe...

July 06, 2005

(ATR) Paris Mayor Bertrand Delanoe -- who's also head of the city's 2012 bid -- says if the challenge today had been to ensure that Paris had made improvements on its previous...

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New York City Makes IOC Presentation

July 06, 2005

Mayor Michael Bloomberg was a leading presenter for the NYC 2012 bid. (ATR) (ATR)New York City has stressed its international connections in a final presentation to the IOC Se...

Paris Presents to the IOC

July 06, 2005

 (ATR) Paris has launched a day of final presentations to the IOC Session by the five cities bidding for the 2012 Olympics. French Mayor Bertrand Delanoe expressed thanks for ...

2012 Olympics Bids Presentation Times

July 05, 2005

 (ATR) Just a few hours remain until the opening of the IOC Session in Singapore which will decide the host for the 2012 Olympics. A campaign that officially began two years a...

Rogge: 2012 Olympics Losers, Don't Quit

July 05, 2005

More than 300 performers took part in the opening ceremony for the 117th IOC Session.  (ATR) IOC president Jacques Rogge has made an appeal to the four...

Blair Boost for London Olympics Bid

July 05, 2005

Tony Blair and Sebastian Coe in Singapore. (ATR) With less than a day to the IOC vote on the 2012 Olympics, British Prime Minister Tony Blair is pushing hard for London. Sour...

Chirac and Zapatero Arrive in SIngapore

July 05, 2005

 (ATR) The heads of government from France and Spain are the latest to arrive in Singapore to promote the bids from their nations. Jacques Chirac and Jose Luis Rodriquez Zapat...

Putin Uses English For Olympics Speech

July 05, 2005

The Moscow 2012 team includes (l-r) gymnastics champion Alexei Nemov, sports director and Olympian Dmitri Sviatkowski, manager Alexander Chernov, Mayor Yuri Luzhkov, PR direct...

An Olympics Campaign For Senator Clinton

July 05, 2005

 (ATR) U.S. Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton is on the ground in Singapore to campaign for the New York City's 2012 Olympics bid. She'll meet with IOC members throughout the day...

IOC Okays Five 2012 Bids for July 6 Vote

July 05, 2005

 (ATR) The IOC Executive Board has certified a list of all five 2012 cities for tomorrow's election at the Session in Singapore. The list, issued without comment, confirms the...

Madrid 2012: Ready for Olympics Says Bid

July 04, 2005

Madrid's new indoor arena opened in January this year. (ATR) (ATR) Madrid 2012 says the Spanish capital deserves a turn at the Olympics as the biggest city in Europe never to ...