Winter Games are snow joke for Asia's off-piste ambitions but will China save face on the slopes ...

Winter Games are snow joke for Asia's off-piste ambitions but will China save face on the slopes ...
- Oslo had been one of three candidate cities competing for the right to host the 2022 Games, but it eventually withdrew its bid citing economic and financial pressures. Otherwise, cities in Germany, Poland and Switzerland have, in recent years, held local referendums to determine whether event bids ...