Neymar ‘the bow and arrow’
Neymar ‘the bow and arrow’

MONTEVIDEO • At 28, Neymar may be on his way to becoming Brazil’s greatest-ever scorer but his coach Tite was reluctant to compare his current star with the legends just yet. The forward overtook Ronaldo and moved into second place behind Pele on Brazil’s all-time goalscoring list after notching a hat-trick in a 4-2 victory... » read more

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TODAY BADMINTON Denmark Open Day 3: Rd of 16 (StarHub Ch201, 3pm & 11pm). GOLF European Tour Scottish C’ship: Day 1 (StarHub Ch204, 7.30pm). TOMORROW BADMINTON Denmark Open Day 4: Q-finals (StarHub Ch201, 8pm). GOLF European Tour Scottish C’ship: Day 2 (StarHub Ch204, 7.30pm). MOTORCYCLING MotoGP Aragon Grand Prix Practice 1 (2.55pm) & 2 (7.10pm)... » read more

Low faces the heat after Germany struggle to latest draw
Low faces the heat after Germany struggle to latest draw

COLOGNE • Joachim Low’s 14-year reign as Germany head coach is under pressure after his side’s run of poor results continued on Tuesday, as they had to come from two goals down to limp to a 3-3 draw against Switzerland in the Nations League. Germany have drawn four of their last five games – surrendering... » read more

Safety first in SPL covid return
Safety first in SPL covid return

Strict safety protocols will be implemented on match days when the Singapore Premier League (SPL) resumes on Saturday after a suspension of more than 200 days due to the coronavirus pandemic. At a virtual meeting with officials from the nine clubs yesterday, the Football Association of Singapore (FAS) disclosed these measures – as advised by... » read more

Motor racing: Tsunoda set for Imola test debut with AlphaTauri
Motor racing: Tsunoda set for Imola test debut with AlphaTauri

LONDON (REUTERS) – Japanese Formula Two driver Yuki Tsunoda will test with the Red Bull-owned AlphaTauri Formula One team at Imola next month, they said on Wednesday (Oct 14). Tsunoda, currently third in the F2 standings, will drive a 2018 Toro Rosso car – the latest allowed for such a test – on Nov 4... » read more

2 schoolchildren among 5 new confirmed coronavirus cases
2 schoolchildren among 5 new confirmed coronavirus cases

SINGAPORE – A 13-year-old boy and a 10-year-old girl are the two new Covid-19 cases in the community reported by the Ministry of Health (MOH) on Wednesday (Oct 14). Both patients are school students and had last been at their respective schools on Oct 2. They were both quarantined from Oct 3, and were swabbed... » read more

Football: Cristiano Ronaldo flies back to Italy after positive test
Football: Cristiano Ronaldo flies back to Italy after positive test

LISBON (AFP) – Cristiano Ronaldo, who has tested positive for Covid-19, left the Portuguese team camp near Lisbon on Wednesday (Oct 14) to fly back to Northern Italy on his private jet, local media reported. The Juventus player’s jet took off in the afternoon from the Tires airfield, in the outskirts of Lisbon, according to... » read more

From the gallery: Several options to refresh and strengthen the social compact

SINGAPORE – As Covid-19 continues to batter economies and decimate jobs, governments around the world are seeking to share the fruits of labour more widely, and ensure that their citizens are not exposed to unbearable losses. One strategy some societies have adopted to safeguard workers’ welfare is a minimum wage, calls for which surfaced in... » read more

Swimming: Japan champion Seto suspended for affair
Swimming: Japan champion Seto suspended for affair

TOKYO (AFP) – Japan’s top Olympic swimmer Daiya Seto has been barred from competitions and official training until the end of the year as punishment for an affair exposed by a tabloid. The star athlete was caught on camera in September by a gossip magazine, which chronicled the married 26-year-old’s movements as he picked up... » read more

Football: New Zealand cancel England friendly citing Covid-19 restrictions
Football: New Zealand cancel England friendly citing Covid-19 restrictions

AUCKLAND (REUTERS) – New Zealand have cancelled their friendly international against England at Wembley Stadium next month citing player unavailability and travel restrictions arising from the novel coronavirus pandemic. The match was due to take place on Nov 12. “It is not an action taken lightly, this is a match we all wanted to play,... » read more

Transforming the Culture and Tourism Industry, and Embracing a New Beginning – 2020 World Culture and Tourism Forum Officially Launched
Transforming the Culture and Tourism Industry, and Embracing a New Beginning – 2020 World Culture and Tourism Forum Officially Launched

On September 28, the 2020 World Culture and Tourism Forum was launched in Chanba Ecological District in Xi’an, with the theme of “Culture & Tourism Recovery with Innovation Transformation”. The Forum was directed by the Shaanxi Provincial Culture and Tourism Department, sponsored by the Xi’an Municipal People’s Government and leading international travel services provider Trip.com... » read more

<div>Aurix, the World’s Most Optimized Exchange, Announces Its Pre-Sale</div>
Aurix, the World’s Most Optimized Exchange, Announces Its Pre-Sale

Constanta, Romania – One of the greatest challenges netpreneurs are faced with is having a trustworthy platform to transact businesses. With the incessant cases of fraud, hacking, and identity thefts, people conduct businesses with trepidation on various platforms. This has impacted businesses negatively. However, Aurix presents the solution that will give online traders and business... » read more

<div>‘Sports D3’ (D-Cubed Ventures OU) Digital Assets Exchange Secures Operating License in the EU</div>
‘Sports D3’ (D-Cubed Ventures OU) Digital Assets Exchange Secures Operating License in the EU

TALLINN, ESTONIA – ‘Sports D³’ (D-Cubed Ventures OU), a tokenization platform and digital assets exchange for the global sports industry, is pleased to announce that it has been granted an operating crypto-license by the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) of Estonia. ‘Sports D³’ provides professional sports teams with an innovative alternative to raising funds by facilitating crowd-formation of capital... » read more