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Budapest rejects referendum on 2024 Olympic bid

Budapest rejects referendum on 2024 Olympic bid

Officials said the Hungarian capital`s bid would go ahead.

Budapest, Hamburg, Los Angeles, Paris, Rome bid for 2024 Olympic Games

Budapest, Hamburg, Los Angeles, Paris, Rome bid for 2024 Olympic Games

The International Olympic Committee on Wednesday named Budapest, Hamburg in Germany, Los Angeles, Paris and Rome as the final candidates for the 2024 Olympics.

Paris submits its candidature to IOC to host 2024 Games

Paris submits its candidature to IOC to host 2024 Games

Paris has officially declared itself a candidate to host the 2024 Olympic Games by submitting its letter of intention to the International Olympic Committee on Saturday, the Olympic Ambition Association (AAO) announced.

US drops Boston's embattled bid to host 2024 Olympic Games

US drops Boston's embattled bid to host 2024 Olympic Games

The U.S. Olympic Committee on Monday rescinded Boston`s bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games after the mayor said his city`s taxpayers could not afford to host the large-scale event.

2024 Olympic Games bidding: Rome promises a fusion of tradition and future

2024 Olympic Games bidding: Rome promises a fusion of tradition and future

Rome promised a combination of "tradition and future", all done on a cost-sustainable basis, if it wins the right to host the 2024 Olympic Games, backers of the bid said on Thursday.

Rome 2024 bid endorsed by Italy's CONI

Rome 2024 bid endorsed by Italy's CONI

Rome`s bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games was unanimously endorsed by the Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) on Thursday in what bid president Luca di Montezemolo described as an important signal of support. 

Paris enters race for 2024 Olympic Games hosting

Paris enters race for 2024 Olympic Games hosting

 

Paris on Tuesday officially announced its bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games and bring the global sports event back to the French capital for the first time in a century.

Olympics: Budapest moves closer to 2024 bid

Olympics: Budapest moves closer to 2024 bid

The Hungarian capital Budapest has moved closer to launching a bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games, with the final decision resting on a vote next month.

Five cities `interested` in hosting 2024 Games

Five cities `interested` in hosting 2024 Games

Five cities - Boston, Hamburg, Rome, Paris and Budapest - "are interested" in hosting the 2024 Olympic Games, IOC executive director Christophe Dubi disclosed on Tuesday.

India not to bid for 2024 Olympics, Narendra Modi didn't propose it: IOC president Thomas Bach

India not to bid for 2024 Olympics, Narendra Modi didn't propose it: IOC president Thomas Bach

In an all important meeting between International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and India Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday, it was decided that India will not bid for 2024 Olympic Games.

IOC chief to meet PM Modi today amid speculation of India bidding for 2024 Olympics

IOC chief to meet PM Modi today amid speculation of India bidding for 2024 Olympics

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi today during his one-day whirlwind visit to discus ways to take Indian sports forward amid speculation that the country might bid for 2024 Olympics.

Paris mayor gives backing to 2024 Games bid

Paris mayor gives backing to 2024 Games bid

 The mayor of Paris on Monday gave her blessing to a bid for the 2024 Olympics and asked local city officials to get to work on shaping a detailed plan for the Games.

Boston Olympic backers say won't make bid without public support

Boston Olympic backers say won't make bid without public support

The organizers for Boston`s campaign to host the 2024 Olympic Games on Monday said they would not make a final bid to the International Olympic Committee unless a majority of Massachusetts residents support the idea.

Hamburg promise 'sustainable, compact' 2024 Olympic games

Hamburg promise 'sustainable, compact' 2024 Olympic games

Hamburg is set to launch its bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games with the city`s mayor promising "a compact, sustainable" games -- without a white elephant in sight.

World Cup, Olympics can bring fireworks or fizzle for tourism

World Cup, Olympics can bring fireworks or fizzle for tourism

Global sporting events like the World Cup and the Olympics can be a powerful shot in the arm for tourism but the effects can vanish soon after the fans` cheers fall silent.

Paris council to vote on 2024 Summer Games bid

Paris council to vote on 2024 Summer Games bid

French sports leaders said on Thursday that Paris could lead a winning bid for the 2024 Olympic Games, but city mayor Anne Hidalgo will seek the backing of the Paris city council in April first.

French overwhelmingly in favour of 2024 Games in Paris

The majority of French people are behind Paris lodging a bid to stage the 2024 Olympic Games, a poll published on Monday reveals.

Bostonians want a vote on city's bid to host 2024 Olympics

Bostonians want a vote on city's bid to host 2024 Olympics

Three-quarters of Boston-area residents say that they should get a chance to vote on a planned bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games, according to a poll released on Tuesday.

Boston will be `strong` 2024 candidate: IOC chief

Boston will be `strong` 2024 candidate: IOC chief

IOC president Thomas Bach said Friday that Boston will be a "strong" candidate for the 2024 Olympic Games because of the US city`s sporting fervour and the United States` sporting power.

Officials to detail Boston's 2024 Olympic vision

Officials to detail Boston's 2024 Olympic vision

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh and U.S. Olympic Committee officials will offer new details on Friday about the city`s hopes to host the 2024 Olympic Games, as many residents of the New England city cheered the possibility.