The vehicle, which holds a maximum of 10 people, hopes to be ready for the 2020 Olympics.
China's sports administration and top judicial authority are drafting rules that would apply criminal law to doping cases.
A report from government auditors made headlines in October when it revealed that a budget-busting ¥800 billion had been allocated by government ministries and agencies.
Tattoos still provoke deep-rooted suspicion in Japan as the country prepares to host the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
The joint bid for the 2032 Games was part of a broader agreement between Kim Jong Un and President Moon Jae-in.
Samsung is one of 14 top sponsors of the Olympics that also includes Coca-Cola, Intel and Panasonic.
The size of the audience is phenomenal as is the money that is generated.
Athletes from 33 sports will participate in the next Games in Tokyo in 2020.
Japan has mostly lived up to its reputation for efficiency, with construction projects generally on schedule.
Aussie athletes' preparations will be hampered by financial concerns.
If you are travelling to Papua New Guinea, you don't need to pack a phrasebook, you need to bring an entire library.
Stefanos Tsitsipas' next career goals are to play in the Davis Cup and Olympics.
Kenya and Ethiopia beat Seychelles and Somalia 5-0 and 4-0 respectively.
Argentina is considering hosting the 2026 Winter Olympics.
As well as medals, Doha will be the first opportunity for competitors to qualify for the 2020 Olympics.
The 32-year-old Jamaican, a passionate football fan, has been on trial at the club since August as he attempts to make an audacious switch to a second professional sport after one of the most decorated careers in athletics.
Hassan Wario and five others will be charged in relation to the loss of a total of more than 55 million shillings meant for athletes who competed in the 2016 Olympics.
The IOC unveiled its first team of refugees in 2016 in an effort to raise awareness of the issue and it was one of the feel-good stories of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics that year.
The IOC welcomes the savings, saying more should be done to make sure the Games budget is balanced or even profitable for organisers.
The Kuwait Olympic Committee has been banned since October 2015 after the government was accused of interference with a new sports law.
Former Olympic 200m freestyle champion Federica Pellegrini had been contemplating retirement, but decided against it.
Kelly Sotherton originally finished fifth in the Beijing Olympics but moved up after Ukraine’s Liudmyla Blonska and Russian Tatiana Chernova were disqualified for doping.
According to John Coates of the IOC, when the Olympics come to Tokyo in 2020, the risks of disaster will have to be taken into account
Having been UEFA's director of communications, Lee enjoyed perhaps his greatest moment in the same role for London's successful 2012 Olympic bid when they upset favourites Paris.