Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games planning put on hold as new governor tries to prevent a cost blowout

while the newly elected Governor of Tokyo, Yuriko Koike, goes through the books to try to prevent a cost blowout. A newspaper quoted unnamed source alleging cost estimates for one venue was made up Winning bid included promise that 28 of 31 venues will be …
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