Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said at a press conference Thursday that he had reached a consensus in talks with Bach to hold the Tokyo Olympic Games at the latest in the summer of 2021, the peoples Daily reported.
Japanese media: the direct economic loss of delaying the Tokyo Olympic Games is about 6 billion US dollars
Several Japanese media speculated that the direct economic loss caused by the postponement of the Tokyo Olympic Games was about $6 billion. The Japanese times reported that the losses caused by the postponement of the Olympic Games were about 5.8 billion US dollars. Nikkei news believed that the losses were between 5.4 billion US dollars and 6.3 billion US dollars. These losses were only the losses of the Olympic Games itself and the financial consumption caused by the postponement of one year. If the Olympics were cancelled, the losses would be $41 billion.