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Taiwanese Celebrity Jay Chou Founds Three-on-Three Hoops League in Beijing

Taiwanese Celebrity Jay Chou Founds Three-on-Three Hoops League in Beijing

Taiwanese musician and television personality Jay Chou has set up a three-on-three basketball league in Beijing as the abridged sport makes waves in international circles.

Jun 13, 2018
Liao Shumin
Olympic Council Visits Sanya as Candidate City to Host 2020 Asian Beach Games

Olympic Council Visits Sanya as Candidate City to Host 2020 Asian Beach Games

A delegation from the Olympic Council of Asia visited Sanya in South China's Hainan province to inspect its venues and facilities as a candidate city to host the 2020 Asian Beach Games.

Jun 12, 2018
Tang Shihua
Canada Goose Heads to China Market for Business Expansion as Consumers Eye Luxury Brands

Canada Goose Heads to China Market for Business Expansion as Consumers Eye Luxury Brands

Canada Goose Holdings, a well-known outdoor high-end apparel manufacturer, officially announced its expansion strategy in China, which includes opening brick-and-mortar…

Jun 4, 2018
Cao Yi
Wanda to Transform Chengdu Into Sporting Hub

Wanda to Transform Chengdu Into Sporting Hub

The municipal government of Chengdu, the capital of China's western Sichuan province, has called in Chinese realty heavyweight Dalian Wanda…

May 11, 2018
Liao Shumin
Tencent to Pump USD100 Million Into Indian Fantasy League Platform

Tencent to Pump USD100 Million Into Indian Fantasy League Platform

China’s largest tech firm Tencent Holdings Ltd. is in talks with Indian online fantasy gaming platform Dream 11 and could invest as much as USD100 million into the firm.

Apr 20, 2018
Liao Shumin
GoPro Founder Would Be 'Thrilled' to Sell to Right Buyer

GoPro Founder Would Be 'Thrilled' to Sell to Right Buyer

Troubled action camera maker GoPro Inc. would be “thrilled" to sell to the right buyer to improve operations, Chief Executive and founder Nick Woodman said at CES 2018.

Jan 13, 2018
Qian Tongxin
Online Sports Hub Hupu Scores USD95 Million Injection to Take On New IPs

Online Sports Hub Hupu Scores USD95 Million Injection to Take On New IPs

Chinese online sports portal Hupu has closed CNY618 million (USD95 million) in funding as it looks to research intellectual property and make more investments.

Jan 12, 2018
Tang Shihua
Mengniu Dairy Will Sponsor FIFA World Cup 2018 as It Looks to Speed Up Overseas Growth

Mengniu Dairy Will Sponsor FIFA World Cup 2018 as It Looks to Speed Up Overseas Growth

Chinese dairy giant Mengniu Dairy Co. [HKG:2319] has become an official global sponsor for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, it said in a statement today.

Dec 20, 2017
Dou Shicong
China’s Juli Sling Will Build Roof on Main Stadium of 2022 FIFA World Cup

China’s Juli Sling Will Build Roof on Main Stadium of 2022 FIFA World Cup

Hebei-based rig maker Juli Sling Co. [SHE:002342 has won a CNY191-million (USD28.92-million) contract to build the roof on the…

Nov 29, 2017
Dou Shicong
Sina Weibo Becomes Real Madrid’s Official Chinese-Language Social Media Platform
Oct 31, 2017
Zhang Xia
DDMC Culture Subsidiary Scores Deal With FIFA to Help Source Sponsors for 2018 World Cup

DDMC Culture Subsidiary Scores Deal With FIFA to Help Source Sponsors for 2018 World Cup

A wholly-owned subsidiary of Wuhan DDMC Culture Co. [SHA:600136] has signed a contract with FIFA, the international governing body of…

Oct 18, 2017
Zhang Xia
Lefit Secures USD45 Million in C-Round Funding, Marks Largest Investment in Sector to Date

Lefit Secures USD45 Million in C-Round Funding, Marks Largest Investment in Sector to Date

Fitness platform Lefit, operated by Hangzhou Lefit Network Technology Co., has secured CNY300 million (USD45.45 million) in C-round financing led…

Oct 13, 2017
Zhang Xia