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Rebooted: Liensberger ends Shiffrin’s gold streak in slalom

CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin had her winning streak in slalom at world championships ended by Katharina Liensberger on Saturday as the title returned to Austria after 10 years. ...

Virtual event TECHFEST VIETNAM 2020 - the determination of Vietnamese government to connect resources, acting as a springboard for innovative startups

HA NOI, VIETNAM - Media OutReach - 26 November 2020 - The national festival for innovative startups, TECHFEST VIETNAM 2020, will be held from November 26-29 in Ha Noi. This is the largest annual vi...

Amateur Taiwanese culinary artist wins gold for her elaborate edible creation in international competition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A housewife from Taiwan has had her unique culinary talents showcased to the world after winning gold in a Luxembourg food competition. Huang Chiu-chi (黃秋娥) is an amate...

Neymar and Kylian Mbappe absent from Paris Saint-Germain football squad

SINGAPORE(Taiwan News)- The International Champions Cup is the premier pre-season tournament for Europe’s elite football clubs. The International Champions Cup has transformed the pre-season by ...

From midnight golf and lava clubs to the British Open

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — He comes from a place where they play midnight golf and the most precious item in the bag is a rusty "lava club," used to hit balls off rock formations strewn across the fa...

Indian engineer wins Taiwan News World Cup Photo Contest

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Balaji Jadavar (吉奈特) is the official winner of the Taiwan News World Cup Photo Contest for his photo of himself standing next to a cardboard cutout of Team Portugal's star ...

Technavio: Sports Analytics Industry Gets a Free Kick with FIFA World Cup 2018

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 15, 2018--So who gets to take home the Golden Trophy? Will France recreate the magic of 1998, or are Croatians going to celebrate victory? As the World Cup fever grips acr...

Kontaktlose Technologie wird beim FIFA World Cup Russia™ 2018 für 50 Prozent der Einkäufe genutzt

MOSKAU--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 14, 2018--Visa (NYSE: V), der offizielle Partner für Zahlungsdienste der FIFA, hat heute eine Analyse der Ausgaben in den Stadien des FIFA World Cup Russia™ 2018 vom Eröff...

Kontaktlose Technologie wird beim FIFA World Cup Russia™ 2018 für 50 Prozent der Einkäufe genutzt

MOSKAU--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 14, 2018--Visa (NYSE: V), der offizielle Partner für Zahlungsdienste der FIFA, hat heute eine Analyse der Ausgaben in den Stadien des FIFA World Cup Russia™ 2018 vom Eröff...

Technavio: FIFA World Cup 2018 Kicks Off the Demand for Sports Footwear

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 13, 2018--The consumer and retail industry is one of the biggest beneficiaries of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Various segments of this industry are currently leveraging the g...

Brexit Diaries 41: The dream has died

What a hectic Monday this was for the UK. The ministers in London were falling like pins, but Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson's resignation was without doubt the highlight. He thought his exit was...

Last remaining multiple World Cup champions eliminated

KAZAN, Russia (AP) — Only five countries have won the World Cup more than once. None of them have a chance to win another this year. Five-time champion Brazil and two-time champion Uruguay we...

Russian couple divorce over Lionel Messi vs. Cristiano Ronaldo debate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Even though both iconic football stars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have bowed out of World Cup 2018, the debate over their greatness has resulted in a strange divor...

Moscow braces for massive storm with wind and hail

Russia's weather officials warned that a powerful summer storm was expected in Moscow on Saturday afternoon, with gusts of winds reaching over 20 meters (65.6 feet) per second and possibly forming...

Sieren's China: Advertising its way to a football 'champion'

What's Messi drinking? Smiling in anticipation of victory and with a thumbs-up, the Argentinian football star is standing in front of an advertisement with a small white drink carton in his hand. ...