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Olympic IT Sponsor Officially Atos...

March 16, 2004

 (ATR) - The worldwide sponsorship in the information technology category is now under the brand of Atos Origin, the French company that acquired previous sponsor Schlumberger...

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Series of Sports for Athens Launched

March 15, 2004

 (ATR) - An ambitious series of 10 sports events is underway in Greece this month as part of preparations for the 2004 Games, now less than five months away.Organizers say thi...

IOC President Meets New PM

March 13, 2004

 (ATR) - International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge says he salutes the decision by new Greek Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis to personally take charge of the go...

NATO Invited to Help Patrol Olympics

March 12, 2004

 (ATR) - The government of Greece has formally requested assistance from NATO for help with security at the 2004 Olympics. A statement from the foreign ministry says NATO will...

New Olympic Team for Greek Government

March 11, 2004

(ATR) - The Greek government?s general secretary for the Olympics has resigned, a move that was not unexpected given the change in government that resulted from this week?s na...

NYC 2012 Reveals Olympic Village Designs

March 10, 2004

(ATR) - Designs from five firms from the U.S. and Europe have been selected as finalists in the competition to create an Olympic Village in New York City - if the bid for the ...

Karamanlis Takes Charge of the Olympics

March 09, 2004

Heavy construction is still underway at the Olympic Park in northern Athens.    (ATR) - Preparations for the Athens Olympics will be di...

New Greek PM to Meet Rogge This Week

March 08, 2004

    --> (ATR) - New Greek prime minister Costas Karamanlis will meet with the International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge th...

Greece Elects New Government

March 07, 2004

 (ATR) - The voters of Greece appear to have elected a new government in today's national election. Exit polls show that the conservative New Democracy party, headed by Costas...

Worldwide Olympic Sponsor for Lenovo

March 05, 2004

(ATR) - Lenovo, the largest manufacturer of computers in China, is about to become a member of the elite club of worldwide sponsors for the Olympic Games. A well-informed sour...

Ebersol: Athens Pool Roof a Must for TV

March 04, 2004

The swimming pool for Athens during a press tour in 2001, before construction of new grandstands and, it is hoped, a shade from the sun.   ...