Budapest officially sends 2024 Olympic bid to Lausanne

Parliament

Budapest and the Hungarian Olympic Committee (MOB) yesterday jointly sent their bid to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2024 to the International Olympic Committee in Lausanne, after the Parliament on Monday voted to support the bid, Hungarian news agency MTI said. 

In their letter, Budapest Mayor István Tarlós and MOB head Zsolt Borkai cited a unanimous decision by the city council and MOBʼs assemblies as well as support from the Hungarian government, and officially indicated their wish to host the 33rd Olympic and 17th Paralympic Games in Budapest in 2024.

ADVERTISEMENT

Gen Gov't Deficit to Reach 6.1% of GDP in 2022 - Varga Analysis

Gen Gov't Deficit to Reach 6.1% of GDP in 2022 - Varga

Energy Crisis Requires Public Intervention in Corporate Sect... Government

Energy Crisis Requires Public Intervention in Corporate Sect...

UPS Appoints Regional Director Appointments

UPS Appoints Regional Director

Completion of Metro Line M3 Renovation Delayed City

Completion of Metro Line M3 Renovation Delayed

SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL

Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.