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By the Book: Infrastructure...

March 31, 2005

 (ATR) London expects to invest the most money towards non-Olympic Committee purposes for the 2012 Games. Among these include upgrades to airports and transportation systems, ...

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London, Paris Launch Brisbane Campaign

March 31, 2005

Paris Mayor Bertrand Delanoe with bid CEO Philippe Baudillon, Australia’s Sally Ann Atkinson and French IOC member Guy Drut.(ATR) (ATR) London and Paris wasted no time gett...

Korea Launches 2014 Winter Olympics Bid

March 31, 2005

Gangwon Province Governor Kim in 2003 during the 2010 campaign. Below: Dragon Valley ski ski resort would be at the center of the 2014 Winter Games. (ATR) (ATR) The head of So...

NYC Olympic Stadium Plans Win Support

March 31, 2005

A view of the proposed stadium for the Manhattan’s West Side. (ATR) Plans to build a new stadium in New York City have taken a big leap forward. The Metropolitan Transportat...

Rogge: No Speculation in Olympics Race

March 31, 2005

IOC President Jacques Rogge arrives in Brisbane with Australian IOC member Kevan Gosper.(A.Stavrinos/ATR) (ATR) IOC President Jacques Rogge says he will not speculate on â?fr...

Budget Adopted for Turin Olympics

March 31, 2005

 (ATR) With less than 11 months to go before the Turin Olympics, a budget for the 2006 Games has been adopted by the TOROC Board of Directors. The approval today came after mo...

By the Book: Sponsorship Income

March 30, 2005

 (ATR) New York and London plan to have the highest income form domestic sponsors in the even they get the 2012 Olympics. The primary categories for each cityâ??s income would...

Pound Returns to Olympics Marketing

March 30, 2005

Canada’s Richard Pound says he’ll wait to see what kind of role he’ll play as a member of the IOC Marketing Commission. Below, current IOC marketing chair Gerhard Heibe...

Beijing Builds Olympic Arena

March 29, 2005

 (ATR) Ground has been broken for the construction of the Wukesong Indoor Stadium, site of basketball for the 2008 Olympics. The venue in western Beijing is part of a new spor...

By the Book: Gross Domestic Product

March 29, 2005

 By the Book â?? 2012 Bid City Gross Domestic product(ATR) New York City has the highest gross regional product of the five 2012 bid cities. More inside in By the Book, an Aro...

2012 Olympic Bids Update

March 29, 2005

(ATR) Word from New York City indicates a proposal to build a new stadium may not be the most lucrative offer for the site in west Manhattan while a report from France suggest...