Japan's parliament passed on 8 December a bill that will prohibit ticket scalping for concerts and sports events in the run-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympic Games. The legislation bans the resale of tickets at prices higher than their original ones and taking possession of tickets for the purpose of scalping. Violators of the new law..
60 days from today, around 1,500 of the best young athletes from all 50 European National Olympic Committees (ENOCs), together with 1,200 volunteers will gather in Sarajevo and East Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, for the start of the Winter European Youth Olympic Festival. It is the first sports event to take place in the new year, which will..
Ukrainian singer Ani Lorak has become the tenth star ambassador for the 2nd European Games Minsk 2019. Lorak, an Ukrainian singer, songwriter, actress, entrepreneur and former United Nations Goodwill Ambassador, was unveiled as a star ambassador by the Minsk European Games Organising Committee (MEGOC) on 9 December. Besides coming second in t..
EOC President Janez Kocijančič took part in the celebrations of the International Fencing Federation (FIE) 105thAnniversary, which were held in Paris yesterday, 9 December. Representing the Olympic movement of Europe, Kocijančič was amongst the honourable guests celebrating 105 years since FIE foundation at the Grand Palais in the Fre..
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