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‘Zero Audience’ For 80 Percent of Tokyo Olympic Venues To Prevent Spread of CCP Viruson July 13, 2021 at 7:06 pm Save 10% on Citrus trees with code CITRUS
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More than 80 percent of the Tokyo Olympic venues will have “zero audience” due to a rebound of the CCP virus pandemic in Japan. Muto Toshiro, secretary-general of the Tokyo Olympic organizing committee, suggested that the estimated ticket revenue was initially 90 billion yen ($817 million), and it would now plummet to several billion yen. “There is no doubt that the organizing committee will barely make ends meet,” Toshiro said. The Japanese government announced on July 8 that Tokyo would enter its fourth state of emergency on July 12. The Tokyo Olympic Organizing Committee, the Japanese government, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, the International Olympic Committee (IOC), and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) decided that the Greater Tokyo Area (Tokyo, Kanagawa, Chiba, and Saitama) will not open to audience members. The committees decided to sort out the arrangements for the Paralympic Games venue after the Olympic Games. The fourth Tokyo state …

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