Home > Sports > Japan PM Suga says will work closely with IOC to host Tokyo Olympics

Japan PM Suga says will work closely with IOC to host Tokyo Olympics

Sport

Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said he looked forward to working closely with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to host the Tokyo Olympics next year, following a meeting with Thomas Bach, the president of the IOC.

FILE PHOTO: Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga gives his first policy speech in parliament as an extraordinary session opens in Tokyo, Japan October 26, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Share this content

Bookmark

TOKYO: Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said he looked forward to working closely with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to host the Tokyo Olympics next year, following a meeting with Thomas Bach, the president of the IOC.

Bach is in Japan on a two-day visit to meet with Game organisers and discuss a variety of issues facing the event, which was postponed to next year due to the global pandemic.

Advertisement

Advertisement

(Reporting by Mari Saito; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)

Let's block ads! (Why?)

Read More – Source

channel news asia