Sun, 25 Nov 2018 01:00
IOC chief 'impressed' at Fukushima recovery progress
Olympics chief Thomas Bach said Saturday he was impressed at the "great progress" made in the reconstruction of Fukushima, in a visit to the region devastated by the 2011 tsunami and nuclear disaster.
Fri, 28 Sep 2018 08:28
Mu Pa accepted invite by IOC chief to attend Youth Olympics
The Mu Pa Football Academy have accepted the invite by IOC resident Thomas Bach to take part in the Youth Olympic Games that kick off next week in Buenos Aires.
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 18:46
IOC chief the latest to send congratulations on cave rescue mission
International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach has sent a letter of congratulations to Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-o-cha on the successful operation to rescue the Wild Boars football players from the Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai.
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 01:00
IOC chief forecasts greater Thai Olympic success
International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach says he expects Thailand to enjoy greater success at the 2020 Olympics after watching the Kingdom’s athletes training at the Sports Science Centre on Monday.
Sat, 31 Mar 2018 12:23
Kim Jong Un says N. Korea to take part in 2020, 2022 Olympics: IOC chief
Kim Jong Un is committed to sending a North Korean team to the Tokyo Olympics in 2020 and the Beijing Winter Games 2022, the Olympics chief said Saturday after a rare meeting with the leader of the nuclear-armed regime in Pyongyang.
Wed, 03 Aug 2016 07:21
IOC chief urges total review of world anti-doping system
RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 2, 2016 (AFP) - Olympics chief Thomas Bach called for a complete overhaul of the global anti-doping system on Tuesday after revelations of state-backed cheating by Russia rocked preparations for the Rio Games.