THE HULA REPORT: Diack Death Greeted With Silence

The former IOC member and athletics chief leaves a tortured legacy.

D-Day for Diack Corruption Trial

(ATR) A decision looms on whether Lamine Diack will face a trial in France.  Ed Hula reports.

Top Story Replay: IOC Fills High-Profile Vacancies

(ATR) IOC announces its commission composition for 2019, trumpeting growth in representation for both women and youth.

IOC Fills High-Profile Vacancies

(ATR) IOC announces its commission composition for 2019, trumpeting growth in representation for both women and youth. 

Takeda Exit Strategy Emerging

(ATR) Japanese Olympic Committee elections this year could produce a change at the top.

Neven Ilic de Nuevo a Lima a Seis Meses de Juegos

(ATR) Panam Sports con puertas abiertas a denuncias de atletas. Comienza Seminario de Jefes de Misión

Monday Memo: IOC Commissions, WADA vs Russia, Pan Am Strategies

(ATR) The IOC holds 19 commission meetings through next Sunday… The next episode in the drama featuring Russia and WADA … PanAm leaders in Miami.

Drop That Phone: IOC President Bach Pitches Sustainable Olympic Medals

(ATR) Thomas Bach joins Tokyo Governor in campaign for 2020 medals. ATR Editor Ed Hula reports from Tokyo.

Sapporo Olympic Bid Goes Public

(ATR) Sapporo official tells Around the Rings a survey could determine whether the city bids for 2026 or 2030.

LA 2024 praises OCA's innovative approach for greater NOC inclusion at Asian Winter Games

IOC Members Say Options Open for 2024 Olympics

(ATR) The possibility that the IOC could select two Olympic hosts this year is not an impossibility, say  top IOC members.

OCA Press Release: OCA President highlights Sapporo partnership

On the Scene: Asia Olympics Chief Arrives in Sapporo

(ATR) The 2017 Asian Winter Games open Sunday, Sheikh Ahmad hails the rise of the continent.

Japan IOC Member Queried by Police

(ATR) French police pursue links to IAAF corruption and the Tokyo bid for the 2020 Olympics.

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Bid Denies Misconduct

(ATR) Tokyo 2020 bid dismisses allegations of wrongdoing, saying payments under scrutiny were "legitimate" and "properly contracted"

Tokyo 2020 Names Dentsu as Marketing Agency

(ATR) Dentsu tasked with raising $1.5 billion in revenues... Mizuno sponsors first World Baseball Softball Confederation congress

Media Watch -- IOC in Buenos Aires; 2020 Bids; US Open

(ATR) The IOC finishes its fifth Coordination Commission in Rio de Janeiro and travels to Buenos Aires for the 125th IOC Session…The race for the 2020 Summer Olympics heats up…The “tennis elite” face a number of challenges at the US Open.

Media Watch -- IOC Focus; Anti-Gay Olympics; NSA in Salt Lake City

(ATR) Asahi Shimbun explores the IOC’s relationship with major television networks, its history, headquarters, and diverse members…The IOC and top Olympic sponsors face pressure to take action against a potentially anti-gay Olympics...The NSA is scrutinized over security measures taken during the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics.

One Month to Go - 2020 Olympics Bids Hit Bell Lap

(ATR) With 30 days to the IOC vote, leaders of the three 2020 Olympic bids tell Around the Rings European Editor Mark Bisson they are ready for the final lap.

Comment from Tsunekazu Takeda following the election of the host city for the 2018 YOG

Tokyo 2020 Exultant Over IOC Report

(ATR) Leaders of the bid from Tokyo for the 2020 Olympics say a positive report from the IOC means new motivation as they head to a crucial presentation next week in Lausanne. Around the Rings Editor Ed Hula reports.

Opinion Surge Vital for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Bid

(ATR) The head of the bid from Tokyo for the 2020 Olympics tells Around the Rings a surge in public support is a deliverance for the campaign. Around the Rings Editor Ed Hula has more from Tokyo.

Tokyo 2020 Statement - President Takeda: Tokyo Metropolitan Governor-elect Naoki Inose is an absolute supporter

Rogge--Expect New Japanese IOC Member in London

(ATR) IOC President Jacques Rogge tells Around the Rings that a new IOC member for Japan is likely to be elected to the IOC next July in London.

2020 Olympic Bid, Anniversary for Japan - On the Scene

(ATR) Against the backdrop of the 100th anniversary celebration for the Japanese Olympic Committee, a bid to bring the 2020 Summer Games to Tokyo is launched. ATR Editor Ed Hula reports from Tokyo.

Vacuna contra el dengue: una biofarmacéutica japonesa comienza proceso para su regulación en la UE

La candidata de Takeda, TAK-003, está en estudio para prevenir el dengue provocado por cualquiera de los cuatro serotipos del virus en personas de entre 4 y 60 años