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Oct 17, 2019

MALTA, Oct 17, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - After announcing a multi-year partnership with Manchester United in September 2019, VisitMalta is attending ITB Asia from 16th to 18th Oct 2019 in Singapore for the first time -- as the Official Destination Partner of Manchester United Football Club. The Deputy CEO & CMO...

Oct 12, 2019

XI'AN, China, Oct. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Consisting of a full marathon, a half marathon, and a 7km race, Xi'an Yango International Marathon (The event) will begin at 7:30, October 20, 2019. The event will establish an interactive platform for both professionals and city residents to enhance their physical health...

Sep 27, 2019

GANZI, China, Sept. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 27, the 2019 Hero Challenge Batang Cuopugou International Mountain Bike Challenge was successfully concluded in Cuopugou Scenic Area, Batang County, Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province. Hundreds of top athletes from nine countries and...

Sep 26, 2019

Tokyo (September 26, 2019) --( ASIA TODAY )-- Bridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone), the world’s largest tire and rubber manufacturer and the Official Tire Partner of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, today announced that its extensive tire and material expertise has helped produce a new solution that will deliver...

Sep 23, 2019

Ginóbili and Parker Lead the Highest-standard Game

SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On September 21st, 2019 (Beijing time), the 2019 Super Penguin Celebrity Game completed successfully at the Shanghai Oriental Sports Center. NBA legendaries Manu Ginóbili and Tony Parker joined hands with Li Chen, Zheng Kai, Xiao...

Sep 21, 2019

Ultramarathoner Aims for Second Guinness World Record in Leg #2 of the TransPerfect 4x4 Desert Crossing Project

Sep 10, 2019

Team Citi will support Citi’s mission to foster a more inclusive society by shining a spotlight on the worldwide Paralympic Movement

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With less than one year to go until the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, Citi today announced the roster of Para athletes who will comprise “Team Citi...

Sep 01, 2019

Pole To Win International announces its first foray into the Esports world with the launch of Orange Rock Esports

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pole To Win International, Ltd. (PTW), the industry-leading video games and tech services outsourcer, today announced that it is launching a top-tier Esports team...

Aug 27, 2019

• Manchester City extends partnership with Official Direct Selling Partner, QNET
• New term will celebrate ten years of partnership

Aug 09, 2019

TOKYO & WENDOVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NS TOOL CO., LTD. (TOKYO: 6157) (head office: Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo; President and CEO: Hiroji Goto;, a Japanese developer and manufacturer of carbide small-diameter end mills for processing of precision molds and precision parts, supports the Super...

Aug 05, 2019

Men’s Nike Elite Division Champions Advance to FIBA Edmonton Challenger
Women’s Nike Elite Division Champions Advance to Women’s Regional USA Basketball Tournament in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 11th Annual Nike Basketball 3ON3 Tournament at L.A. LIVE brought more than 1,500 teams and...

Aug 02, 2019

SHANGHAI, Aug. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kunlun Jing An and Shanghai Juss Event Management Co Ltd (Juss Event), China's top sporting event promoter and organizer of world-class international sports events such as the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix, the Shanghai Longines Global Champions Tour and the Rolex...

Jul 23, 2019

Steve Saleen celebrates 35 years with ‘Vision 2020’ plan, establishing over 25 brand experience retail stores in the U.S. and expanding into new global markets with business partnership in China

CORONA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--After 35 years of automotive industry accomplishments, and close to five decades...

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.


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...