VLADIVOSTOK, September 3. /TASS/. The organizers created all necessary conditions for the athletes at the Olympics and Paralympics in Japan and the competitions were held at a high level, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the plenary meeting of the Eastern Economic Forum on Friday.
"Japan this year hosted the Summer Olympic Games. The competitions of Paralympic athletes are ending within days. I would like to congratulate the organizing committee and the leaders and people of Japan for hosting a rather successful event of such a level amid adverse conditions and for creating all necessary conditions for competitions," Putin said.
The Tokyo Olympics were held on July 23 - August 8. Most competitions took place with no spectators present at the venues.
The sixth Eastern Economic Forum is being held in Vladivostok on September 2-4 in a hybrid (combined online and in-person) format, the main topic of the business program is "New Opportunities for the Far East in a Changing World." Other programs that are part of the forum include Youth EEF, EEF Junior and Far East Street. The forum is organized by the Roscongress Foundation. TASS is the general media partner and the official host photo agency of the event.