Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:13:58 GMT
Norway withdraws Oslo's bid for 2022 Winter Olympics
OSLO (Reuters) - Norway's government is withdrawing Oslo's bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, it said on Wednesday, leaving Beijing and Almaty in Kazakhstan as the only contenders after most potential applicants pulled out. Norway, which has hosted ...
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:12:22 GMT
One in three Aust seniors live in poverty
Meanwhile the outlook for life expectancy and psychological well-being in Australia contributed to its top five health status ranking. Overall, Norway topped the Global AgeWatch Index while Canada came fourth, the USA ended up eighth, New Zealand rated ...
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:12:21 GMT
Norway government rejects 2022 Winter Olympics
OSLO, Norway The Norwegian government rejected Oslo's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics on Wednesday amid financial concerns, meaning the candidacy will almost certainly be dropped. Oslo's withdrawal would leave just two cities in the race: Beijing and ...
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:12:05 GMT