• Rio signs off 2016 venue masterplan


    RIO DE JANEIRO: Rio Games Organizers said on Thursday they and international Olympic federations have signed off a venue master plan. In a statement, organizers said a two-day eighth International Olympic Committee Project Review had concluded with “significant progress” on readying the 2016 tournament, the first to be held in South America. The meeting, also attended by Rio 2016 Coordination Commission Chair Nawal El Moutawakel and Brazilian Minister for Sport Aldo Rebelo, assessed key areas including accommodation, transport, sustainability, legacy, engagement and communications.


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