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Five Mascots of 2008 Olympic Games
Five Mascots of 2008 Olympic Games
Beijing, the host city for it, is aiming to hold an outstanding Olympics with many distinguishing features to ensure that the event is truly memorable. Since it won the bid to host the games, it has been endeavoring to make it the best ever. Great preparations in all aspects are being made by the Chinese people in cooperation with the Chinese government. There is every wish that this Olympic Games, which has already captured the attention of the rest of the world, will become one of the most successful of all times!

 Diary of Progress 

Since Beijing won the right to host the 29th Olympic Games at the 112th full meeting of International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Moscow on Jul 13th, 2001, it has been endeavoring to make full preparations for this event, from the construction of the venues to the design of the mascot. It will ensure that this one will be distinctive and memorable in every way.

 Schedule  and Venues

Olympic Count-down Clock, Tiananmen Square
Official Timekeeper of Olympics
To be held between the 8th and 24th August, 2008 there will be 28 major and 302 minor competitive events in which athletes from all over the world in 37 venues will participate. Among all the venues, 31 are in Beijing and six in Hong Kong, Qingdao, Qinhuangdao, Shanghai, Shenyang and Tianjin.

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 Stories

To ensure that it is the best, the Chinese people whether they are in schools, factories or government are making very positive contributions to the cause. Here are some real and moving stories.

 Knowledge  and FAQs

What are theme slogan, environmental symbol, mascot, emblem and three concepts for the Olympic Games? How much are the tickets for the games? What will the weather conditions be in Beijing then? Get the answers for these and many more questions related in this section.

 Official website: http://en.beijing2008.com/