January 19, 2006
More than 35 pct of Turin tickets unsold: organizers
TURIN (Reuters) - Some 370,000 tickets remain unsold for
the Winter Olympics which begin on February 10, organizers said
Around 630,000 of the 1 million tickets available have been
sold with many of the top events close to being sold out.
also if we compare it with Greece (host of the 2004 Summer
Olympics) it is going well. But this is a country of the last
minute," said Cesare Vaciago, director general of Turin
organizing committee TOROC, told a news conference.
Vaciago also said that around 3,000 rooms are still
available for visitors.