Olympics: Opening ceremony ticket price capped at $2,600 english.kyodonews.net

posted by  banzaitokyo | 9¬†months, 1¬†week ago

The organizing committee for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games has set the maximum prices for opening ceremony admission tickets, sources close to the matter revealed Monday.

The proposed ceiling for the Tokyo Games and Paralympic Games opening ceremony tickets is at 288,000 yen (about $2,600) and 144,100 yen, respectively. A meeting will be held Tuesday to discuss the pricing and sales strategy of the admission tickets.