Tokyo 2021 internet domains snapped up as Olympic delay confirmed

Business Mar 27, 2020

Tokyo 2021 internet domains snapped up as Olympic delay confirmed

At least 59 internet domains containing phrases related to the Tokyo Olympics and 2021 were obtained on Tuesday, the day the spectacle was postponed, it was learned Thursday. Many are believed to have been acquired for resale, with one being auctioned for ¥1.9 million. An expert ...

Postponing Olympics 'wise and great,' Trump tells Abe

National Mar 25, 2020

Postponing Olympics 'wise and great,' Trump tells Abe

U.S. President Donald Trump told Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during phone talks Wednesday that a roughly one-year postponement of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics was a "wise and great" decision, Japan's top government spokesman has said. A day after the International Olympic Committee board endorsed ...