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Rio Olympics Costs Rise By $170M For Legacy Projects, Totals $13B

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 04 / 27 / 15

The 2016 Olympic Games' cost rose by R$500M ($169M), totaling R$38.2B ($13B), according to the AE. The increase refers to "legacy projects," in addition to R$24.6B ($8.3B) for public works, R$6.6B ($2.2B) for Olympic insallations and the R$7B ($2.4B) budget for the Rio 2016 organizing committee to "...

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