Panel warns cost may be four times original estimate.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics will cost £9.98bn, six times more than the original estimate, it has been claimed.
Tokyo's original plans for a compact Olympics in 2020 continue to fall by the wayside
In its winning bid for the 2020 Summer Olympics, organizers in Tokyo promised a compact Games, with 28 of the 31 competition venues within about a five-mile radius of the Olympic Village. But in the wake of soaring costs involved wi...
An expert panel commissioned by Japan's capital city has warned that the total cost for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics could exceed 3 trillion yen ($30 billion) unless drastic cost-cutting measures are taken