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Jul 18, 2019

CHAKA, China, July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The 18th Tour of Qinghai Lake (TDQL) cycling race kicked off on July 13 in Haidong city, northwest China's Qinghai province, as a total of 154 cyclists in 22 teams from China and abroad were geared up to race against time, heat and altitude for championship.

Jul 17, 2019

17 July 2019 – The 3rd HKTDC Hong Kong Sports and Leisure Expo opened today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the seven-day expo (17-23 July) runs concurrently with the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair. Visitors can visit both fairs...

Jul 16, 2019

The tournament has introduced several environmentally friendly initiatives to boost its eco credentials.

Since 1877, when the first Gentlemen’s Championship took place at Wimbledon, the annual tennis event has been characterized by manicured grass courts, pristine tennis whites and a sense of tradition.

Jul 12, 2019

GWANGJU, South Korea, July 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships will begin Friday, with an opening ceremony scheduled for 8:20 p.m. Gwangju, 330 kilometers south of Seoul, is the third Asian host of the event, after Fukuoka of Japan in 2001 and China's Shanghai in 2011.

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Jun 12, 2019

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, in partnership with the Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee, and the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) announced that for the first time in Olympic and Paralympic Games histories, all medal podiums will be created entirely from recycled materials...

Jun 05, 2019

Global real estate firm will help six young climbers achieve their ambitions in fast growing sport

SINGAPORE, 4 June 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- JLL is sponsoring six up-and-coming athletes from Australia, Hong Kong, India, Japan and Singapore, bringing them one step closer to achieving their ambitions of...

Jun 04, 2019

Who will win 1,000,000 JPY as a prize and the glory of the first champion? - Gunma eSports Association

May 30, 2019

BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup and the 18th FIBA Basketball World Cup will be held in Beijing, Guangzhou, Nanjing, Shanghai, Wuhan, Shenzhen, Foshan and Dongguan from 31 August 2019 to 15 September 2019, which will have 32 teams participating for the first time.

May 29, 2019

China Team's Eleventh Triumph Witnessed the National Badminton Strength in Nanning

NANNING, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TOTAL BWF SUDIRMAN CUP 2019 was successfully ended on May 26, 2019 at Guangxi Sports Center. With the outstanding performance of Li Junhui/Liu Yuchen, Chen Yufei and Shi Yuqi, the young Chinese...

May 13, 2019

Rising Stars Clinic Lets Youngsters Train with Top Athletes

YOKOHAMA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As part of the IAAF World Relays Yokohama 2019, held May 11–12 at Yokohama’s Nissan Stadium, official IAAF partner TDK (TOKYO:6762) presented the latest installment in its Rising Stars Clinic, a unique initiative in...

May 09, 2019

CHENGDU, China, May 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Press Office of Chengdu Municipal People's Government, on May 9 at 8:00 a.m. Beijing time (10:00 a.m. Sydney time), Chengdu won the bid to host the World Games 2025 on the 2019 Plenary Session of the International World Games Association (IWGA) held in...

Apr 11, 2019

TAIPEI - 2019.4.11 --( ASIA TODAY )-- To revitalize local blocks during spring break in Taipei, General Association of Chinese Culture (GACC) organized an outdoor fair on Guling Street with indie publishers, specialized bookstores, and table games. Along with South Taipei Melodies and Fountain Bar cocktails,...

Apr 09, 2019

SINGAPORE, Apr 9, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - Grand Banks Yachts Limited ("Grand Banks") announced that it will unveil the Palm Beach GT50 - a sleeker, faster and fuel-efficient newly designed luxury yacht which has won major international awards - to Asian buyers at the April 11-14 Singapore Yacht Show 2019.

Mar 25, 2019

Vietnam on Wednesday on March 20 started construction of a race circuit in the capital Hanoi where the Southeast Asian city will host its first Formula One race presumably in April next year.

Formula One chief Jean Todt hailed the inaugural Vietnamese Grand Prix in Hanoi as “a great opportunity to open doors...

Mar 16, 2019

JAKARTA, Mar 16, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - PT Bank Maybank Indonesia Tbk (Maybank Indonesia) today announced this year's Maybank Bali Marathon (MBM 2019) will be held on September 9, 2019, with running categories marathon (42.197 km), half-marathon (21.0975 km), 10K and kid dash. Registration will open at...

Mar 04, 2019

A New Level of Excitement and Racing Experience

March 04, 2019 11:28 PM Hong Kong Time - HONG KONG & LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E Championship enters an exciting era in 2019 with the debut of the next generation car (Gen2) racing in some of the world’s most recognizable and...

Feb 27, 2019

Advanced GUIDESOLE™ technology introduces a unique sensation for runners that reduces energy loss at the ankle joint to boost running efficiency

TOKYO, Feb. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ASICS today turned the world of running on its head as it revealed a completely new concept in run efficiency, METARIDE™. One...

Dec 15, 2018

TAIPEI CYCLE 2018 concluded November 3, attracting 33,885 visitors, including 4,932 overseas visitors and 28,953 domestic visitors. The 4-day event, organized by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), was held at the Taipei World Trade Center (TWTC) Nangang Exhibition Hall 1 and Exhibition Hall 3....

Dec 11, 2018

HUA HIN, Thailand, Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 2018 IBF Silk Road Champions Tournament & IBF World Muay Thai Championship was held in TRUE Arena Hua Hin, Thailand on December 8th. The game is the start of IBF Belt & Road Region's (IBF B&R) new journey in Belt and Road countries.

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Nov 13, 2018

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Astro Junior Championships (AJC) U15 (Regional) opened with a strong 14-team participation from nine (9) Asian countries: Mainland China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Thailand, Singapore, Chinese Taipei, Vietnam and Malaysia. This first ever under-15...

Oct 16, 2018

CANNES/HONG KONG October 15, 2018 --( ASIA TODAY )-- FOX Networks Group Asia (FNG Asia) hit the ground running at MIPCOM Cannes, kicking off the first day of the entertainment tradeshow by acquiring the worldwide format rights to the hit reality TV program Dunk of China from YouKu. The deal will enable FNG Asia to...

Oct 12, 2018

The 2019 Taipei International Sporting Goods Show (TaiSPO) will be held in Taiwan World Trade Center (TWTC) Hall 1 and Hall 3 along with the Taiwan International Diving and Water Sports Show (DiWaS) and Taipei International Sports Textile and Accessory Expo (SPOMODE) from March 28 to 30 next year (2019)....