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TORONTO – CBC has secured the broadcast rights to the 2018 and 2020 Olympics.
Hubert Lacroix, president of the public broadcaster, says CBC will partner with Bell Media and Rogers Media to carry the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, and 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. 433 more words
LONDON — In another sign of the increasing Asian and Japanese financial influence in the Olympics, the IOC sold the Japanese broadcast rights through 2024 to a TV consortium on Thursday in an eight-year, four-games deal worth 110 billion yen ($1 billion). 468 more words
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building (Reuters/Yuya Shino)
(Reuters) – Rising labor and construction costs are forcing a review of Tokyo’s venue plans for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games and could lead to a scaling back of facilities, Japanese officials said on Wednesday. 465 more words