Ioc: 70% of athletes have arrived at Beijing Winter Games

Xinhua News Agency Beijing, February 2 (reporters Ji Ye, Dong Yixing)Pierre Ducre, director of Olympic Operations for the INTERNATIONAL Olympic Committee (IOC), said at a press conference on Tuesday that 70 percent of the athletes have arrived so far, and preparations for the Beijing Winter Olympics are being finalised and fine-tuned, all aimed at improving…