Postponement of Tokyo-2020 to cost US$ 2.7 billion to organizers

# 14:11
26 March 2020

The amount of the damage that will be caused by postponement of Tokyo-2020 Summer Olympic Games has been determined, website reports.


The holding of this competition in 2021 will cost US$ 2.7 billion to the organizers.

This amount includes the cost of leasing of sport facilities, rebooking of hotel rooms, as well as extra payments for personnel and protection service.

Note that the Tokyo-2020 games that intended to be held from July 24 till August 9, have been rescheduled for 2021 due to coronavirus pandemic.