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First in Asia to be Player Escorts at UEFA Champions League

SINGAPORE, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Five "Little Champions" from Singapore have recently marched onto the iconic Old Trafford football pitch for the UEFA Champions League fifth Group Stage match between Manchester United FC and Besiktas JK in Manchester. The roaring audience, bright stadium ...

2010-01-27 00:00 915

Zheng Jie First to Advance to Australian Open Semi-finals -- Hisense Arena Provides a "Home Field Advantage"

MELBOURNE, Australia and QINGDAO, China, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Chinese tennis star, Zheng Jie, defeated Alona Bondarenko of the Ukraine by a score of 2-1, in the Hisense Arena to advance to the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Jan. 24. Also in the Hisense Arena, Li Na, China...

2011-04-26 17:49 1339

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Transforms Food, Beverage & Spa Experiences with the Launch of www.starwoodhotels.com/eatdrinkandmore

Bringing you an array of lifestyle concepts all across Asia Pacific SINGAPORE, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts today announces the launch of http://www.eatdrinkandmore.com , a portal where guests can find fun, fresh and unique lifestyle concepts including food and bev...

2010-01-25 10:00 1292

Beijing's Olympic Facelift Makes It the Travel Choice for 2010

BEIJING, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Before the 2008 Olympic games Beijing was in a cloud of construction dust. Venues being built, new highways, factories closed, all major landmarks renovated, new hotels of all stars going up and old ones getting a makeover. Now that the Olympics have past an...

2010-01-22 23:00 546

Forty International Football Stars Join UNDP in Support of Haiti

Zidane, Kaka, Portuguese football legend Eusebio and Haitian players Jean Sony and Joseph Peterson will kick off the VII Match Against Poverty in Lisbon on January 25 LISBON, Portugal and GENEVA, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Forty international football players hailing from teams across t...

2010-01-22 17:30 838

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Financial Results on February 2, 2010 U.S. Eastern Time

SHANGHAI, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP), a leading travel service provider of hotel accommodations, airline tickets and packaged tours in China, will announce its fourth quarter and full year 2009 results on Tuesday, February 2, 2010, U.S. Eastern Time...

2010-01-22 18:00 666

Starwood Announces Two New Hotel Deals to Introduce The Luxury Collection Brand to China

Starwood's The Luxury Collection Brand Signs Seven New Deals and Opened Five Hotels in 2009 International Growth and Conversion Opportunities Extend Starwood's Luxury Leadership SINGAPORE, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) announc...

2010-01-22 14:00 1186

Fantastic Offers at StarWorld to Celebrate Chinese New Year and Valentine's Day

Indulge in a Five-Star Festive Experience HONG KONG, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Chinese New Year is coinciding with Valentine's Day this year, injecting double the fun into the special festive seasons. To toast this time of double happiness, StarWorld is offering up a tempting series of p...

2010-01-21 19:44 655

The China Guide Tours Beijing's Wine Industry with Visiting Students

BEIJING, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- An exciting and unusual experience for students, The China Guide ( http://www.TheChinaGuide.com ) is taking guests inside a working Beijing winery. As part of their academic tours, The China Guide provides opportunities for students or business travelers to...

2010-01-20 23:00 552

Universal Travel Group Announces Acquisition of Hebei Tianyuan Travel Agency

SHENZHEN, China, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Universal Travel Group (NYSE: UTA) ("Universal Travel Group" or the "Company"), a leading travel services provider in China, today announced that it has entered into a Letter of Intent to acquire Hebei Tianyuan Travel Agency ("Tianyuan") for RMB ...

2010-01-19 22:09 685

The China Guide Adds an Overnight Great Wall Adventure to Beijing Tours

BEIJING, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- 'Sleep on the Great Wall' has been The China Guide's (http://www.TheChinaGuide.com ) most popular tour for many years, and they have now developed a full 4-day group itinerary that includes this adventure trip. The new group tour is designed as a budget opti...

2010-01-18 22:50 472

Beijing Acrobats Offer a Warm Refuge from the Winter Weather

BEIJING, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Beijing travelers looking to escape the cold weather this season with some indoor entertainment can book discount acrobat show tickets from The China Guide (http://www.TheChinaGuide.com ). The Chaoyang Acrobat Show is the most popular in Beijing offering spe...

2010-01-15 22:50 548

End Of Manchester United's Training Camp at Aspire

-- "A Memorable Experience" Says Boss Sir Alex Ferguson DOHA, Qatar, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- English Premier League champions Manchester United have described their training camp at ASPIRE as a great success, with manager Sir Alex Ferguson calling the visit "a memorable experience." ...

2010-01-14 14:39 1105

Racing Information and Bookings for the Upcoming Dubai International Racing Carnival Now Available Online

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Dubai Racing Club (DRC) today announced the launch of its revamped official website, http://wwww.dubairacingclub.com, in the lead up to the 2010 Dubai International Racing Carnival. January 28 marks the first meeting of the Carniva...

2010-01-14 05:31 965

The China Steel Industry - The China Guide Takes Students Into The Factory

BEIJING, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The China Guide (http://www.TheChinaGuide.com ) is providing a close up view into the ever growing Chinese economy with its academic tours of local industry including a working steel mill. As part of an academic tour, students visit a local steel manufacturi...

2010-01-13 22:50 578

Sohu and Qunar Team Up to Launch New Travel Service

The integration of Sohu's map service with Qunar's meta-search engine provides advertisers new and innovative choices to reach consumers BEIJING, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sohu.com (Nasdaq: SOHU) and Qunar.com, China's largest travel portal, announced the formation of a strategic partner...

2010-01-12 23:00 486

ITA Will Promote 100 China National Tourism Cards to the World

BEIJING, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- From its Asia headquarters, the International Tourism Association (ITA) announced to the media that its, "National Tourism Card" International Promotion Program was officially launched, with the core goal to "promote 100 Chinese National Tourism Cards to the...

2010-01-12 19:00 712

Physiological Footwear Sales Booming

ROMANSHORN, Switzerland, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- - Category Inventor MBT Market Leader in Most Countries New data by The NPD Group, Inc. a US-based market research company, has revealed that the physiological footwear category is booming. Physiological footwear's unstable ...

2010-01-12 17:41 1209

Guangdong Evergrande Volleyball Club Welcomes US Women's Volleyball Team for Match

GUANGZHOU, China, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Guangdong Evergrande Volleyball Club, the first professional volleyball club in China, coached by Lang Ping, announced today in Guangzhou that the club will compete against the U.S. Women's Volleyball Team in the new Guangzhou Gymnasium on Febru...

2010-01-12 16:01 956

The Reds of Manchester United Set Up Camp at ASPIRE Academy

-- Extreme Weather Conditions in England Behind the Choice of Qatar DOHA, Qatar, Jan. 12 / PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The prestigious ASPIRE Academy for Sports Excellence is playing host to one of the biggest football clubs in the world - English Premier League champions Manchester United -- in ...

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