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Tokyo 2020 Officials Scrap Rio Olympics Trips After Finance Scandal

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 06 / 27 / 16

Tokyo officials "scrapped plans to attend the Rio Olympics in a bid to cut spending after a financial scandal cost the city governor his job," according to the AFP. The decision "comes just days after Yoichi Masuzoe resigned for spending public money on lavish hotels and spa trips, the latest embarr...

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