IOC, Tokyo 2020 say so far, so good as Summer Games reaches the halfway point

Tokyo 2020 director general Toshiro Muto admits not all is perfect, with violations of the playbooks still a problem.

On the Scene from Tokyo: Olympic Vaccinations Begin

(ATR) Mark Pickering reports from Tokyo on the weekly briefing by Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto...

Volunteers Leaving Tokyo 2020 - Top Story Replay

(ATR) The organizing committee admits about 10,000 of the 80,000 volunteers scheduled to work this summer have quit.

Volunteers Leaving Tokyo 2020

(ATR) The organizing committee admits about 10,000 of the 80,000 volunteers scheduled to work this summer have quit.

Tokyo 2020 Appoints Expert Group for COVID-19 Countermeasures

(ATR) The organizing committee unveiled a number of new initiatives following its latest Executive Board meeting.

Japan's World Cup Champions Kick-off Olympic Torch Relay

(ATR) The 121-day event sets off from the J-Village National Training Center in Fukushima prefecture on Thursday.

Safety Measures Added for Torch Relay

Also: Decision on whether overseas spectators will be able to attend Tokyo 2020 could come on March 22.

Tokyo 2020 Moves Toward Gender Equality

(ATR) New Tokyo 2020 President Hashimoto Seiko leads changes that doubles the ratio of women on the Executive Board.

Tokyo 2020 Leaders, IOC President Discuss Vaccinations

(ATR) Yoshiro Mori and Toshiro Muto update Thomas Bach on progress of vaccinations in Japan during meeting on Thursday.

Top Story Replay: Tokyo 2020 Undeterred by Latest Setbacks

(ATR) Tokyo Olympics organizers take the offensive to explain plunging poll numbers amid soaring COVID-19 cases in Japan.

Tokyo 2020 Undeterred by Latest Setbacks

(ATR) Tokyo Olympics organizers take the offensive to explain plunging poll numbers amid soaring COVID-19 cases in Japan.

Bach Tours Tokyo 2020 Olympic Village, National Stadium

(ATR) The IOC president also discussed the role of sport during the pandemic with the Australian prime minister.

Productive First Day in Tokyo for IOC President

(ATR) Thomas Bach awards the Olympic Order to former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe, meets with his successor Yoshihide Suga.

Thomas Bach Returns to Tokyo

(ATR) The IOC President's two-day trip will include visits to the Olympic and Paralympic Village and Olympic Stadium.

Top Story Replay: Tokyo 2020 Needs Doctors

(ATR) The fourth of five planned meetings on COVID-19 countermeasures focuses on doctors and specialists to treat athletes.

Tokyo 2020 Needs Doctors

(ATR) The fourth of five planned meetings on COVID-19 countermeasures focuses on doctors and specialists to treat athletes.

Tokyo 2020 Targets Athlete Infection Prevention

(ATR) Reduced contact with Tokyo Olympians is part of the plan… Bach expected next month.

Corona Countermeasures for Tokyo 2020 Athletes

(ATR) Organizers want athletes and supporting staff tested prior to departure for Japan and again upon arrival.

Top Story Replay: Tokyo 2020 CEO 'Very Confident'

(ATR) Toshiro Muto stops short of guaranteeing the delayed Tokyo Games will take place with or without Covid.

Tokyo 2020 CEO 'Very Confident'

(ATR) Toshiro Muto stops short of guaranteeing the delayed Tokyo Games will take place with or without Covid.

Tokyo Games Not a Doubt for 2021

(ATR) Japan's Olympic minister, IOC vice-president say the postponed Games will be held next year.

Tokyo 2020 Begins Planning to Combat COVID-19

(ATR) Tokyo 2020 CEO briefs reporters following the first of five meetings to create a safe and secure Games.

Muto: Tokyo 2020 Will Happen With or Without Covid-19

(ATR) An expert says a traditional Olympics "is absolutely the worst thing that we could do to contain" the virus.

Progress for Tokyo 2020 Venues

(ATR) Tokyo 2020 CEO says 80 percent are nearly secured for 2021 but two major ones are still being negotiated.

Summer 2021 or Bust for Tokyo

(ATR) There is no backup plan should the coronavirus pandemic force the Tokyo Olympics to be delayed again.

En 2021, les Jeux de Tokyo avanceront d'une journe

FrancsJeux discusses en francais new dates for Tokyo 2020 and other events ... 

FrancsJeux - En 2021, les Jeux de Tokyo gagneront une journee

Done quickly. FrancJeux discusses en francais new dates for the Games one year later almost to the day ...  

Tokyo 2020: Cost of Rescheduling 'Will Probably be Massive'

(ATR) Tokyo 2020 task force holds first meeting on executing the Olympic and Paralympic Games for 2021.

IPC Works to Quell Coronavirus Fears

(ATR) The IPC says it is “keen to reassure the public about the potential impact” the outbreak could have on Tokyo 2020.

Tokyo 2020 Adding Third Language

(ATR) An agreement signed Thursday brings French into the fold along with Japanese and English.