Tokyo organisers said about 600,000 Olympic tickets have been sold to people outside Japan. Japanese residents bought 4.45 million.
The International Olympics Committee last week postponed the Games which were scheduled to begin in July, because of the coronavirus pandemic
Buying tickets in Japan is straightforward with prices clearly set. But buyers outside Japan need to be careful. They will pay more; sometimes a lot more.
Tokyo Olympics 2020 organisers unveil ticket prices for mega event, hope to rake in 77.3 billion yen through sales
According to local media, the Tokyo 2020 committee is hoping to sell 7.8 million tickets, bringing in 77.3 billion yen.