The London Olympics could use an early gold medal from British cyclist Mark Cavendish to boost the atmosphere as the city prepares to welcome 750,000 visitors to the games, the top Olympics official said.
International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge said the climate for sponsorship agreements is getting better after the Games’ governing body signed its second global agreement in less than two weeks.
International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge said his organization and future games hosts must overcome the challenge of convincing the wider public about the benefits of staging sports’ biggest event.
The International Olympic Committee would be “delighted” to award an African city the right to host the games, though the choice would be made on quality, not location, Jacques Rogge , the panel’s president, told reporters in Durban, South Africa.
Duane Morris LLP opened the first office of a U.S.-based law firm in Myanmar, slated to advise clients on investment and matters including tax, licensing, regulations, market entry, reporting requirements and U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and U.K. Bribery Act issues.