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London Update--Building a Bridge, NBC Planning...

September 30, 2008

The Olympic stadium site is in the background, Thornton's Field in the middle and the River Lea in the foreground.(ODA)  Progress on Olympic Park Bridge Project A railway depo...

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Bidding for the Games - Spiraling Costs Threaten Norway's 2018 Olympic Bid

September 30, 2008

(ATR) Tromsø's plan to bid for the 2018 Winter Olympics may be scrapped due to the high projected costs of staging the Games, according to Norwegian media. An official report ...

Vancouver View -- Port for the Olympics, VANOC Banned Words, More $ from City

September 30, 2008

Transport Blueprint Delay The Vancouver 2010 transportation plan has been delayed yet again. The blueprint for moving people around the Olympic theatre was originally expected...

London 2012 Security Costs Will Send Budget Soaring

September 29, 2008

British Olympic Association chairman Colin Moynihan describes increased security budget for 2012 Games as "critical." (Getty Images)According to The Independent on Sunday, Lon...

Olympics Make List of China National Day Honors

September 29, 2008

Chinese president Hu Jintao also said the Games experience will carry forward China's success in respecting human rights. (gov.cn.)President Honors Olympic Spirit The people w...

London Launches Cultural Olympiad

September 29, 2008

(ATR) Kelly Holmes and Sebastian Coe took a run through the Tate this weekend as London and the rest of the country opens the doors to the Cultural Olympiad of the 2012 Olympi...

Press Release: Tokyo 2016 shares Olympic spirit with millions of young people

September 28, 2008

Tokyo, 25 September 2008 – Tokyo 2016 is uniting its commitment to the Olympic movement and future generations, with the introduction of an innovative Olympic textbook for the...

Golden Opportunities -- Business Opportunities across the Olympic Movement

September 28, 2008

England 2018's quest for a chief executive tops featured opportunities this week. The IOC is scouting for a coordinator, client relations…VANOC 2010 is searching for a venue o...

Press Release: Sochi 2014 to unveil unique education plan at IOC Conference in Korea

September 28, 2008

29 September, Busan, Korea - Sochi 2014 shared its plan to deliver an unprecedented educational legacy for Russia’s first Winter Games, at the VI World Forum on Sport, Educati...

No Free Ride for Vancouver Olympics Spectators

September 28, 2008

Vancouver organizers announced Saturday a range of mandatory ticket service charges to cover the cost of processing orders and some of the transport that will be used to ferry...

Sponsor Spotlight -- U.S. Olympic Broadcaster on Defensive after GE Profit Warning

September 27, 2008

NBC is headquartered in the GE building at 30 Rockefeller Center in New York. NBC Gains in Importance As General Electric's chairman and CEO announces a 12 percent decline in ...