Jakarta, Under the chairmanship of Sheikh Ahmed Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, in the presence of Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal, Vice President of the Saudi Olympic Committee, who is heading the Saudi delegation to 18th Asian Games, the Asian Olympic Council held 37th session of its General Assembly, in coincidence with games, taking place, here.
Both the chairman and the Indonesian Vice President Mohammed Yusuf have addressed the opening session of the general assembly, before another ceremony to grace those who served the council.
Later on, the working meetings of the general assembly began, in accordance with the set agenda, including revision of Tokyo's preparations to host the next coming Asian games, in 2020 as well as Beijing's plans to host Wintertime games, in 2022.
The assembly was also briefed on reports related to Olympic solidarity, Olympic committees' union, Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) and the committees of the Asian Olympic council.
Source: Saudi Press Agency