Rio de Janeiro initiated a marathon two years for their Olympic Games
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The Olympic flame is lit in Rio de Janeiro in exactly two years, so there is plenty to do: the success of the World low pressure, but delays in the works concerned. You have to step on the accelerator.
After the great festival of football, organized in 12 Brazilian cities, all eyes are focused on the ‘cidade maravilhosa‘ Olympic and ambitious project.
The president of the International Olympic Committee, the German Thomas Bach, said shortly before the World Cup final to the Olympic Games were becoming «absolute priority« for Brazil.
«I was pleased to find the confidence that President Dilma Rousseff has in the Games and what they bring,» he said after meeting with the president on July 12, the eve of the Cup final, which his country.
In late April, the vice president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), John Coates, went on to say that the organization of Rio 2016 was «the worst he had seen« in 40 years of Olympism.
The first Games in South America cost at least 36,000 million reais (about 16.200 billion), although this amount may rise. According to authorities, about half of the funding will be from private or public-private partnerships, but either way the partial budget already exceeds that of London-2012.