France, the 2024 Summer Olympic host, has been asked to bring its anti-doping rules into line with the new World Anti-Doping Code by April, or face possible non-compliance proceedings.
Christophe Dubi, the Olympic Games executive director, has said the publication of the first version of Tokyo 2020's playbooks has led to "total support and confidence" from stakeholders.
Japan has begun vaccinating healthcare workers against COVID-19 just over five months before the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are due to open.
Olympics Minister Seiko Hashimoto will be asked to replace Yoshirō Mori as Tokyo 2020 President, according to reports.
Dentsu, the Tokyo 2020 marketing agency, has drawn a line under a difficult 2020 by reporting a net loss of JPY159.6 billion (£1.1 billion/$1.5 billion/€1.25 billion), almost double the loss of JPY80.9 billion (£550 million/$760 million/€630 million) for 2019.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are set to be broadcast on free-to-air television in Kenya after an agreement was struck between sports marketing company Infront and Kenyan media organisation The Standard Group PLC.
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has confirmed the dates of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic 3x3 basketball qualifiers in Hungary.
The Tokyo 2020 Candidate Selection Committee has set five criteria for the appointment of a new President following the resignation of Yoshirō Mori.
The final Olympic boxing qualifier for Tokyo 2020 - a global event which had been due to take place in Paris in June - has been scrapped.
South Korean volleyball twin sisters Lee Jae-yeong and Lee Da-yeong face being banned from the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after allegations of school bullying.
A survey by think tank Tokyo Shoko Research found more than 50 per cent of Japanese firms were in favour of the postponement or cancellation of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Three venues outside of Tokyo were reported to be undamaged by a 7.3-magnitude earthquake which struck off the Eastern coast of Japan yesterday.
Lithuania has become the latest nation to begin vaccinating athletes against COVID-19 ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Kimia Alizadeh has received refugee status in Germany, allowing the taekwondo player to compete in the European qualification tournament for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.1 has hit off the Eastern coast of Japan, affecting areas including Fukushima.