Biden criticó "ataques personales" a Omarova y retiró su nominación para regulador bancario

Laos espera impulso económico con tren construido por China

Sillas livianas y cobros hasta por facturación física: estos son los cambios que anunció Avianca

La areolínea dio a conocer los planes que va a implementar para poder aumentar el número de pasajeros en los aviones y mejorar sus ingresos tras el proceso que se sigue en los Estados Unidos

The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA): Future of Sports and Entertainment in an Economically United Africa

Liverpool 2022 Commonwealth Games Could Deliver an Economic Boost of Around 1 Billion

A study has revealed that hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Liverpool and Manchester could deliver an economic boost to the region and wider UK economy of around $1 billion.

For Its 10th Edition, CISA Questions the Impact of Sports on African Economies

CISA discussions will be focusing on the impact of sports on African economies...

Olympics Could Bring "Positive Message" During Economic Crisis -- On the Scene

(ATR) Rio 2016 organizers tell ATR the budget for the  Games has not been affected by the recent economic crisis.

Experts Doubt Beijing Olympics Will Boost Economy -- Media Watch

(ATR) A record drop in Chinese stocks has critics wondering whether the Games will help the Olympic host country.

Tokyo Opens Olympic Office; $190B Economic Impact for Tokyo

(ATR) The Tokyo Metropolitan Government opens an Olympic-dedicated office... A Japanese think tank says there could be as much as $190 billion in economic “spillover effects” from the Tokyo 2020 Olympics... 

Media Watch -- Bidding for 2020

(ATR) Istanbul, Madrid, and Tokyo prepare for their final 2020 bid presentations in Buenos Aires, Argentina…Icons get behind the respective sports vying for a spot on the 2020 Summer Games program: squash, wrestling, and baseball/softball.

Olympic Newsdesk - IOC Scolds Indian NOC; Team GB Performance Drop?

(ATR) IOC reportedly "astonished" at India Olympic Association's refusal to clarify issues over its president ... Study predicts Team GB won't repeat success from London 2012 at Rio 2016 ... More inside this Olympic Newsdesk ...

Q&A: Madrid 2020 on London 2012

(ATR) The chief of international relations for Madrid 2020 talks to Around the Rings about her team's experience in London in this Q&A...

The Notebook: Olympia Feels Pain of Greece

(ATR) Smooth running for the Greek Olympic Torch relay while the village where it all began returns to normal, which could be better. ATR’s Ed Hula has a notebook from Greece…

Ice Hockey Chief Calls for Federations to Unite to Protect Integrity of Sport

(ATR) IOC member from Switzerland Rene Fasel tells Around the Rings he is more concerned than ever about protecting the integrity of sport amid frequent media headlines about doping, match-fixing and illegal betting.

Economic Warnings for Olympics at Pan Am Assembly

(ATR) The downturn in the global economy will take a toll on bids for Olympic-style sports events as well as host cities that have already been selected…ATR Editor Ed Hula has more on these warnings from the Pan Am Sports Organization general assembly in Guadalajara

New Deloitte Research: Hosting of World Cup Represents Economic Turning Point for South Africa

Op Ed: Let the Bailout Games Begin

(ATR) Three years ago a business plan for the Vancouver Olympics predicted the Games would be recession-free. Oops!

Layoffs Part of USOC Budget Cuts

(ATR) As many as 50 jobs are on the line at the U.S. Olympic Committee after budget cuts in response to economic conditions

Sochi Report -- Olympic Chiefs Cut Construction Budget

(ATR) Russia plays down reports that a 15 percent cut in the construction budget for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics will impact the quality of competition venues for the Games.

Los estímulos podrían impulsar al "estancado" mercado laboral de EEUU en 2022, según Yellen

Montreal pospone fin de restricciones a funcionamiento de comercios

Medios de prensa de EEUU piden apoyo al gobierno ante crisis agravada por el COVID-19

¿Cómo queda ahora la guerra guerra comercial China-EEUU?

Congresistas dan luz verde a creación de fuerza espacial de EEUU