Beijing 2022 Releases Promo, Opens Twitter , Facebook Accounts

Beijing 2022 released a promotional video Saturday as part of its bid for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, reports Reuters.

Also Saturday the Beijing 2022 bid committee opened official accounts on Twitter (@Beijing_2022) and Facebook (Facebook/Beijing2022).

International Olympic Committee (IOC) rules state that the cities bidding for the 2022 Winter Games can launch promos through domestic and foreign media starting in November.

More promos are reportedly being released later on the bid committee’s official website.

Beijing and Zhangjiakou are jointly bidding for the 2022 Winter Games against Almaty Kazakhstan. The winning bid is to be announced July 31, 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.