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OCA Media Committee set for Guangzhou tour

26.10.2010
Guangzhou, China: Led by OCA Media Committee Chairman Manuel Silverio of Macau, a five-strong evaluation team will arrive in Guangzhou on Wednesday, Octobe…

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Winter Olympics set to expand

25.10.2010
Acapulco, Mexico: The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced that it is looking favourably at the inclusion of t…

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Qatar-Yemen strengthen sports ties

25.10.2010
Doha, Qatar: His Excellency Sheikh Saoud Bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, Secretary-General of the Qatar Olympic Committee, met HE Hamoud Abad, Minister of Youth …

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Qatar announces Asian Games delegation

25.10.2010
Doha, Qatar: The Qatar Olympic Committee announced today that 24 national sports federations will compete in 28 events at the 16th Asian Games in Guangzhou…

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Final competition schedule ready soon

25.10.2010
Guangzhou, China: Organisers of the 16th Asian Games expect to finalise the full competition schedule this week. With 476 events in 42 sports, and 53 compe…

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MABGOC and Oman Air sign official partner agreement

25.10.2010
Muscat, Oman: With 44 days remaining until the opening of the 2nd Asian Beach Games Muscat 2010, Oman Air has partnered with the Muscat Asian Beach Games O…

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OCA’s Fernando raises fireworks issue

24.10.2010
Acapulco, Mexico: The fireworks issue was posed Sunday in Acapulco as IOC President Jacques Rogge took questions from leaders of the 200+ National Olympic …

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Rogge: Spread YOG spiri

24.10.2010
Acapulco, Mexico: The IOC Executive Board (EB) today started its last meeting of the year, convening with the 205 National Olympic Committees (NOCs) gather…

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2nd OCA-Technical Delegates Joint Meeting

24.10.2010
With the assistance of Mr. Zhang Jilong, Mr. Haider Farman and Mr. Vinod Tiwari from the Olympic Council of Asia, and technical delegates from 14 Asian spo…

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IOC President addresses sports ministers

23.10.2010
Acapulco, Mexico: Representatives of more than 200 National Olympic Committees met with their sports ministers during the first ever World Olympic Sport Co…

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The look of the Asian Games

22.10.2010
Guangzhou, China: One of the most impressive aspects of the organisation of the 16th Asian Games is the “look” of the Games, as the distinctive colours lig…

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Big Scoop for MABGOC

22.10.2010
Muscat, Oman: The Muscat Asian Beach Games Organising Committee (MABGOC) has issued the first edition of its bright and breezy in-house newsletter “Beach S…

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Prince Feisal delivers inspiring keynote address

21.10.2010
Amman, Jordan: Jordan Olympic Committee President and International Olympic Committee Member HRH Prince Feisal Al Hussein delivered a rousing keynote speec…

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‘Diversity Shines Here’ in Incheon

21.10.2010
Incheon, Korea: Organisers of the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, Korea, have unveiled their official Games slogan – “Diversity Shines Here”. Organising commi…

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