"It is an incredible honour for me to become a Laureus Academy member, alongside sporting icons that are not only legends of the sporting world but have also brought so much joy to so many people across the globe, is something that I am extremely humbled by. The values which Laureus, its Academy and Ambassadors stand for, are values which I hold very dear to my heart. In my new role as an Academy member, I hope that I can continue making a difference, no matter how small, in children's lives around the world." … [Read more...] about Bryan Habana Inducted Into Laureus World Sports Academy
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HCM City club finds golden age under the guidance of South Korean coach Chung Hae-soung. — Photo bongda.com.vn After 11 fixtures, the southern side have 26 points to top the rankings with eight wins, two draws and one loss, leading defending champions Hanoi in second by five points. … [Read more...] about HCM City FC riding high under South Korean coach
The newswire quoted Nguyen’s father, Nguyen Pham – who lived with his son for six months at the club’s headquarters in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai in 2009 – as saying that the coach had been asking other players, especially the Thais, to isolate the Vietnamese-American player. … [Read more...] about Why couldn’t Lee Nguyen have high-flying career in Vietnam as in MLS?
Bangkok (VNA) – Thailand's food exports to China are likely to double in the second quarter, driven by a surge in demand in this market, according to the Thai Food Processors Association. President of the association Visit Limlurcha, who is also vice chairman of the Thai National Shippers' Council, said that if the acute respiratory disease caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic can be kept under control in Q1, China's demand for imported food from Thailand is expected to double in Q2. The value of Thailand's food exports averages 1 trillion THB (32 billion USD) annually, while locally produced food earns 2 trillion THB in the domestic market. The domestic market could expand further because the Thai population is 70 million and the country has roughly 40 million foreign tourist arrivals every year. Thailand is one of the world's leading food exporters, with rice making up the largest share at about 17.5 percent, followed by chicken, sugar, processed tuna, … [Read more...] about Thailand’s food exports to China likely to double in Q2
Meanwhile, PT MRT Managing Director Wiliam Sabandar said that the contract value for the first stage of the second phase MRT construction with Shimizu-Adhi Karya JB reached 4.5 trillion Rp (329 million USD). The project will begin in March 2020 and is targeted for completion by December 2024. Jakarta./. … [Read more...] about Jakarta to start work on second phase of MRT project