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Commemorative, Tokyo 2020, stamps, sale

Commemorative Tokyo 2020 stamps go on sale

03 March, 2019 4:47 pm 4:47 pm

TOKYO (Reuters) – Stamps celebrating next year’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games went on sale on Tuesday, 500 days before the start of the summer showpiece. The stamps, released by Japan Post Co., feature the Olympic and Paralympic mascots Miraitowa and Someity as well as an image of the new Olympic Stadium, which is … Read More

Tokyo 2020 organizers feel the heat two years out from Games

07 July, 2018 9:45 am 9:45 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – As Tokyo melts in a record-breaking heatwave, Olympic organizers are looking at ways to combat the heat when the 2020 Games rolls into town in two years. With the temperature reaching a record 41.1 degrees Celsius (106 Fahrenheit) on Monday, concerns are high that similar conditions in 2020 could disrupt the Games … Read More