Tag: China


Beijing 2022 construction work gather speed

Beijing Winter Olympic venues nearly finished

Infrastructure construction work for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics will be completed this October with the rehabilitation of China’s National Stadium. This was confirmed by Beijing Major Projects construction headquarters recently. ‘Beijing 2022’ stated that the National Stadium, also... » Read more


China firm bid to keep fans ‘supercharged’

China Huawei pilot network at Hangzhou Olympic Sports Center

China Mobile Zhejiang recently ran a pilot 5G network at the Hangzhou Olympic Sports Center (China). Running on Huawei’s leading products and solutions, the network utilized 2.6 GHz and 4.9 GHz bands to provide 5G coverage in enclosed ultra-dense areas. In addition, 5G indoor distributed Massive... » Read more


China music buffs gyrate to sellout rock show

Shanghai 10000 people attend arena show

Chinese post-punk band Re-Tros show was a total sellout on May 22nd. It was the biggest rock show in China since the beginning of 2020. The ‘IQ Magazine’ stated that the soldout concert, promoted by the American global entertainment company Live Nation, saw Re-Tros (Rebuilding the Rights of... » Read more


Fans throng China venue for local derby

Chinese Super League season opener

The 2021 Chinese Super League season kicked off on April 20th night in Guangzhou (China) where 30,000 fans packed in to watch the local derby, the biggest crowd in China since COVID-19 broke out in 2019 in Wuhan for the first time. The CSL trophy was carried into the Guangzhou Tianhe Stadium for... » Read more


China keep-COVID-at-bay Beijing 2022 strategy

Beijing 2022 test events

Leaving nothing to chance, China has recently completed a 10-day testing program – a kind of mock-up – for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympics in a bid to gauge how it can prevent the spread of COVID-19 during the sporting showpiece as the virus variant continues to clobber... » Read more


Six Chinese football clubs face the music

China six clubs disqualified from football leagues

The Chinese Football Association (CFA) announced recently that six clubs, including the reigning Chinese Super League (CSL) champions Jiangsu FC, have been disqualified from taking part in professional leagues in the 2021 season due to financial woes. ‘Xinhua’ stated that Jiangsu FC, which... » Read more


China Asian Games venues’ work catches pace

China Hangzhou aquatic center to be completed soon

One of the main venues for the 19th Asian Games to be held in Hangzhou, China, in September 2022 is nearing completion. ‘Hangzhou 2022’ stated that the newly built aquatics center which is almost ready – Asian Games Natatorium – is located in the heart of Olympic Park – the... » Read more


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