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Tokyo prepares for Olympics in 2021 despite Covid-19 issues

Two-thirds of corporate sponsors are undecided on whether to continue their support

Although organisers hope that the threat posed by the coronavirus could be reduced by next year, nobody knows what the situation will be when the Games start on July 23, 2021.


TOKYO Olympics organisers are preparing to host the Games next year even if the global coronavirus pandemic has not eased substantially, said organising committee chief executive Toshiro Muto on Tuesday. The Tokyo Olympics had been scheduled to start on Friday but were put back to...

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