Cost of Rio 2016 Olympics rises to $13.2 billion

Posted on Jun 17 2017 - 2:58pm by admin

the price of closing yr’s Olympic and Paralympic games in Rio de Janeiro has increased to BRL$ 43.3 billion (£10.4 bil- lion/$ 13.2 billion/€eleven.eight billion) – round BRL$ 14.5 billion (£three.5 billion/$ four.four bil- lion/€3.9 billion) greater than at the start planned.

that is in step with figures published in a document by means of the Governing Authority of the Olympic Legacy (AGLO). The record was at the beginning as a result of be re- leased in February, with updates coming every six months after the video games.

The publication used to be delayed, how- ever.the original budget when Brazil gained the website hosting rights to the games in 2009 was once BRL$ 28.eight billion (£6.9 billion/$ 8.8 billion/€7.eight billion).
the overall cost announced by AGLO, which stated BRL$ 7.23 billion (£1.seventy three bil- lion/$ 2.21 billion/€1.ninety eight billion) was once spent on venues for the games, should elevate additional.

Globo Esporte reports that the cost of in- frastructure tasks increased to BRL$ 26.7 billion (£6.4 billion/$ eight.2 billion/€7.three bil- lion) and some other BRL$ 9.2 billion (£2.2 billion/$ 2.eight billion/€2.5 billion) used to be spent on working prices.

Rio 2016 had an preliminary operational bud- get of BRL$ 8.7 billion (£2.1 billion/$ 2.7 billion/€2.4 billion), with communications director Mario Andrada telling insidethe- games in April that he estimated round one per cent remained.


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