• Tokyo 2020: Budget uncertainty will continue to 2019

    4 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    TOKYO - Uncertainty over the final budget for the 2020 Olympic Games will continue until 2019, the head of the Tokyo Organizing Committee said on Tuesday. "We will continue to explore more cost efficiencies," Tokyo 2020 CEO Toshiro Muto told the foreign media amid concerns regarding the higher-than-projected costs. The estimated cost of hosting the games has doubled to 1.4 trillion yen from the 730 billion yen that was proposed when Tokyo won the bid in 2013.
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