FILE - International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach arrives to announce the 2022 Olympic Winter Games candidate cities at the IOC headquarters in Lausanne, July 7, 2014.

Video After Sochi, Olympic Bidders Deterred by Cost Concerns

Oslo, widely seen as the frontrunner in the competition to host the 2022 Games, withdrew from the competition to host the games due to lack of public support More


Your JavaScript is turned off or you have an old version of Adobe's Flash Player. Get the latest Flash player.
Cost Concerns Deter Host Bidders as Olympics Move Easti
X
October 10, 2014 2:42 AM
After the withdrawal of the Norwegian capital, Oslo, from the competition to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, only two runners are left in the race: Beijing and the city of Almaty, in Kazakhstan. With recent Olympic hosts spending tens of billions of dollars on staging the games, there are concerns that potential bidders are being put off. Henry Ridgwell reports from London.
Video

Video Cost Concerns Deter Host Bidders as Olympics Move East

After the withdrawal of the Norwegian capital, Oslo, from the competition to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, only two runners are left in the race: Beijing and the city of Almaty, in Kazakhstan. With recent Olympic hosts spending tens of billions of dollars on staging the games, there are concerns that potential bidders are being put off. Henry Ridgwell reports from London.

Articles

No records found for this widget:5564