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Rio 2016 Organizers Appealing To Government To Help Pay R$117M Debt

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 05 / 18 / 17

Rio 2016 Olympics spokesperson Mario Andrada said that Brazil's Olympic organizers asked federal and municipal governments to "help them pay back" a deficit of R$117M ($37.5M) incurred in the hosting of the Paralympics, according to Andrew Downie of REUTERS. Andrada said that the request, which...

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