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Japan Potpones 2020 Olympics

Source: The Bank of Japan (Tokyo)
Posted: Thursday, March 26, 2020
Updated: Wednesday, May 20, 2020


Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, and International Olympic Committee President, Thomas Bach, agreed to postpone the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games to 2021, due to the current pandemic of coronavirus infection.

So far, no mention has been made as to what will happen, if anything, to the 3 changes of 2020 public holidays dates in Japan due to the Tokyo Olympics (2019-04-17, 2018-06-13, 2018-04-07, 2017-12-06, 2017-10-03, 2017-08-22).



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