Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad says as single nations, Asean member countries will never be able to host the World Cup.
The only Asian hosts of the World Cup so far have been Japan and South Korea, in 2002.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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, 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 invited Bulgaria, Romania, and Serbia to meet on November 23 to discuss jointly hosting the 2030 World Cup.
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.
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 city councillors on Wednesday voted to keep alive Canada's bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics.
Argentina is considering hosting the 2026 Winter Olympics.
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 received 12 votes out of a possible 17.
Philipp Lahm is helping Germany bid for the right to host Euro 2024.
Tiger Woods will both host and play in the Hero World Challenge.
Calgary City Council has voted to continue with its 2026 Winter Olympic Games bid process.
Indonesia's hosting of the Asian Games may prove to be a stepping stone towards hosting the Olympics.
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.
The three cities involved in the proposed bid are Milan, Turin, and Cortina d'Ampezzo.
England last hosted the World Cup in 1966.
The prime minister does not discount the possibility that the Formula 1 race will resume in Malaysia.
Theme of the Malaysia Day and National Day celebrations this year is ‘Sayangi Malaysiaku’.
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