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Rio Games Sees Budget Increase By 25% In Wake Of Project Delays, New Transit Plans04 / 17 / 14
Brazilian authorities "unveiled an infrastructure budget" of US$10.76B for the '16 Rio Games, which is 25% "more than planned, as they try to reassure the world they can deliver facilities on time," according to Pedro Fonseca of REUTERS. The budget "covers 27 projects in urban development and public...
Some Super Show exhibitors sued by USOC officials for displaying false Olympic merchandise say the crackdown is harassment. Naveed Azam, VP of Assac Industries, a Pakistani company, says he had no ide
NationsBank, Southern Living, Buick and IBM are offering more than $1M in prizes in the Olympic Dream giveaway, which revolves around new and existing NationsBank customers and businesses who open new
Cowboys RB Emmitt Smith launched a campaign to make football as an Olympic sport. Smith says he is serious, but, according to Al Levine in this morning''s ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, "the announcement seems
ACOG officials have authorized repairs on areas of structural weakness in Atlanta''s 85,000-seat Olympic stadium currently still under construction. However, the repairs should not delay the facility'
USA TODAY reports USA Wrestling officials were "on the defensive" yesterday over their association with John du Pont in the face of reports of his "bizarre behavior." Du Pont is charged with the murde
AT&T: Yesterday, The company launched the AT&T Global Olympic Network, which provides global customized communications services through AT&T OneNet Service. The service will include long-distance call
UPS signed on as a TOP sponsor in August of ''94 acquiring exclusive rights for int''l express letter and package delivery service for all National Olympic Committees and their teams. UPS serves more
The Brunswick Corporation has been named an official sponsor for the ''96 Games and will supply ACOG with nearly 200 support boats and related marine equipment for use during the Yachting and Canoe/Ka
The Athlete''s Foot and Reebok announced they will open a one-of-a-kind retail concept store in Atlanta to coincide with the ''96 Games. "The Athlete''s Foot Presents Planet Reebok" will open downtown
ACOG will start phone sales of event tickets on February 10, when tickets to 13 of 14 sports and the Olympic Arts Festival may be purchased (ACOG)....SLOOC has appointed 11 people to serve on a "coord