Harry Papachristou

Greeks ponder future of Olympic sites

The world sighed with relief when the Greeks kept their promise to deliver some of the world's finest sport venues in time for the Athens Olympics. But with the Games nearing their end, it is not clear what the future holds in store. ''Large sums have been spent on the venues' construction, but no economic viability studies were drawn up for them,'' said Greece's Deputy Culture Minister Fanny Palli-Petralia.

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