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Malaysia welcomes Asean’s joint bid for 2034 Fifa World Cup

Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad says as single nations, Asean member countries will never be able to host the World Cup.

World Cup in Asean’s sights in 15 years, says Thailand’s foreign...

The only Asian hosts of the World Cup so far have been Japan and South Korea, in 2002.

Hosting F1 will be an act of escapism

Given Malaysia’s current financial situation, hosting this multi-million ringgit project will only paint the government as being short-sighted and hoping to distract from the real issues with fancy fast cars.

Indonesia submits bid to host 2032 Olympics

If Southeast Asia's most populous nation wins the opportunity to host the summer Olympics, it will become the fourth Asian country to do so.

Oscars show to go hostless for only second time

ABC entertainment president Karey Burke says the decision was taken after what she calls 'the messiness' over Kevin Hart's withdrawal and an attempt to revive his chances.

Sarawak to lose RM5 mil after swim meet cancelled, say hoteliers

With over 600 participants initially expected in Kuching, the hotel industry is expected to bear the brunt of the loss, the Malaysian Association of Hotels Sarawak Chapter claims.

Euro 2020 draw offers unique incentive for 12 host nations

The draw in Dublin will see UEFA's 55 nations split into 10 groups with the top two in each section making up the first 20 teams to qualify.

Spain, Portugal mulls 2030 World Cup joint bid with Morocco

Spain, the 2010 world champions, hosted the 1982 World Cup and launched a failed bid along with Portugal to stage the 2018 tournament which was awarded to Russia.

Greece wants to host World Cup with Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia

Greece invited Bulgaria, Romania, and Serbia to meet on November 23 to discuss jointly hosting the 2030 World Cup.

AirBnB and property: How the elderly can make money

AirBnB says the senior host cohort is the fast-growing group in Malaysia, with a year-on-year growth of 51.37% in September 2018.

Vietnam to host F1 race in 2020

The race will be hosted in the capital Hanoi, with the circuit set to be unveiled at a gala next week, the Hanoi People's Committee said Thursday in an invite to the event.

Calgary keeps alive Canada’s Winter Olympics bid

Calgary city councillors on Wednesday voted to keep alive Canada's bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics.

Argentina considers potential late run for 2026 Winter Games

Argentina is considering hosting the 2026 Winter Olympics.

Decision on Cameroon hosting Africa Cup of Nations delayed

A decision on whether Cameroon may go ahead with hosting next year's Africa Cup of Nations has been postponed until the end of November.

Germany beat Turkey for right to host Euro 2024

Germany received 12 votes out of a possible 17.

Lahm-led Germany against Turkey in race to host Euro 2024

Philipp Lahm is helping Germany bid for the right to host Euro 2024.

Tiger set to play host again at Bahamas invitational

Tiger Woods will both host and play in the Hero World Challenge.

Calgary votes to continue 2026 Winter Olympics bid

Calgary City Council has voted to continue with its 2026 Winter Olympic Games bid process.

Olympic dreams emerge as Asian Games close in Jakarta

Indonesia's hosting of the Asian Games may prove to be a stepping stone towards hosting the Olympics.

Jordan says can’t host more Syrian refugees

Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi said Jordan had exceeded its capacity to host refugees from Syria and that the international community should shoulder its responsibilities.

Italy’s Olympic Committee approves multi-city 2026 Winter Games bid

The three cities involved in the proposed bid are Milan, Turin, and Cortina d'Ampezzo.

English FA considers 2030 World Cup bid

England last hosted the World Cup in 1966.

F1 to return to Malaysia? Maybe, says Dr M

The prime minister does not discount the possibility that the Formula 1 race will resume in Malaysia.

Sabah to host national-level Malaysia Day 2018 joy

Theme of the Malaysia Day and National Day celebrations this year is ‘Sayangi Malaysiaku’.