Tag: China

Svelte look for Beijing Workers’ Stadium

Renovation at Workers Stadium in Beijing completed

The multipurpose Beijing Workers’ Stadium in Beijing (China), built in 1959 to mark the 10th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, has turned into an international standard professional football stadium. ‘Xinhua’ quoted Ma Xisheng, an official from Beijing Major... » Read more

CAMCE lands plum Uzbekistan venue project

Uzbekistan Olympic City build by CAMCE

China CAMC Engineering landed a contract worth USD289 million to build the main competition and service facilities for the 2025 Asian Youth Games in Uzbekistan. ‘Yicai Global’ stated that Uzbekistan’s Olympic City project includes the games’ main stadium, competition venues, dormitory... » Read more

Shanghai ‘Snow World’ set to shimmer-sparkle

Snow World Shanghai under construction

The Axis Leisure Management* has announced recently that it is working hard toward bringing to life one of the largest and most technologically advanced indoor snow and ice venues in the world – ‘Snow World’ – in Shanghai, China. A ‘LinkedIn post by Justin Downes, President, Axis... » Read more

COVID shadow on China World Athletics Relays

2023 World Athletics Relays postponed

The 2023 World Athletics Relays scheduled for May 13th-14th in Guangzhou, China, has been postponed to 2025, the Chinese Athletics Association (CAA) confirmed recently. China’s strict COVID-19 policy has impacted yet another major event. The World Athletics Council has moved the event until April... » Read more

Beijing Workers’ Stadium 360 degree change

China update on revamp of Workers Stadium

The Beijing Workers’ Stadium (China) , home to a range of large-scale sports events including the 1990 Asian Games and some soccer matches during the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics, will soon have a new look following a major reconstruction project that is expected to finish by December this... » Read more

ZHA to style up Hangzhou sports center

Zaha Hadid Architects to build Hangzhou Intl. Sports Center

The British architecture and design firm Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) (UK) has won the competition to design the new Hangzhou International Sports Centre (China). ‘Zaha Hadid Architects on LinkedIn’ stated that incorporating a 60,000-seat football stadium and practice pitches, the center also... » Read more

Qatar to host 2023 AFC Asian Cup

Qatar replaces China as host for Asian Cup 2023

2022 World Cup hosts Qatar will stage the 2023 Asian Cup, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on October 17th, after China withdrew earlier this year because of COVID. ‘The National’ stated that China in June 2019 won the bid to host the event but pulled out in May because of its... » Read more