National Dec 21, 2015

311 entries for Tokyo Olympics logo make first cut

A total of 311 designs survived the first round of the second Tokyo Olympics logo competition, the organizers said Monday. Twelve members of the logo selection committee voted on the designs after they were displayed on screens. The selection process was streamed on the Internet ...

National Dec 7, 2015

Over 14,500 logos submitted for 2020 design competition

Organizers for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics said they received 14,599 proposals for the new logo before the noon Monday deadline. The emblem selection committee had hoped for at least 10,000 submissions after only 104 were provided for the ill-fated previous competition, which was restricted to ...

National Sep 3, 2015

Tokyo Olympics committee may ease new logo selection rules

The Tokyo Olympics organizing committee will consider relaxing the submission requirements for the public competition to select a new logo, officials said Wednesday, a day after the original logo was scrapped amid plagiarism allegations. The 2020 Tokyo Olympics committee will also seek to make the ...