• Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    The dilemma in the rise of e-sports
    Bangkok, Thailand (The Nation/ANN) - Computer gamers are likely headed for the Olympics, but that doesn’t mean we can shed all care.
  • Sat, 22 Sep 2018 11:41
    Olympic gold medal hero Somrak declared bankrupt
    Somrak Khamsing, the first Thai athlete to win a gold medal at the Olympics Games, has been declared bankruptcy.
  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
    Chinese farmers swap sheep for skis ahead of Olympics
    It may be hot outside but that doesn’t stop doctors and former shepherds on skis snowploughing on giant white treadmills on the outskirts of Beijing – part of the battalions of workers learning the sport ahead of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics.
  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 06:18
    Asiad hero Jai backed for Tokyo 2020
    The Thai Cycling Association is to send rising star Jai Angsuthasawit into a series of tournaments with the aim to helping qualify for the Tokyo Olympics in 2020.
  • Wed, 05 Sep 2018 08:44
    Asiad 2018 a success, but could Indonesia host the Olympics?
    An Indonesian bid to host the 2032 Olympics would have been laughed off just a few weeks ago, but a smooth Asian Games may just have put it in the frame to host the world’s biggest multi-sports event.
  • Sat, 01 Sep 2018 16:40
    Indonesia announces surprise bid for 2032 Olympics
    Indonesia unveiled surprise plans to bid for the 2032 Olympics on Saturday as it rides high from its successful staging of the Asian Games.
  • Fri, 24 Aug 2018 22:20
    Hyundai holds skills ‘olympics'
    Hyundai Motor (Thailand) Co Ltd recently staged the 10th Hyundai Thailand Skill Olympics and Service Advisor Championship 2018 for technicians and service advisors in Thailand.
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  • Wed, 18 Jul 2018 08:55
    Asian Games venues '95% ready' but potential pitfalls remain
    Asian Games venues will be ready before Indonesia hosts the showpiece event in a month, organisers say, but the threat of terror attacks and endless traffic jams still looms over the regional olympics.
  • Mon, 18 Jun 2018 10:07
    Koreas discuss joint teams at Asian Games
    The two Koreas on Monday discussed forming unified teams for the upcoming Asian Games in Indonesia to extend the burgeoning diplomacy on the peninsula that took off at the Winter Olympics.
  • Wed, 06 Jun 2018 14:16
    Get ready for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ on YouTube
    As the world eagerly awaits the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, football fans are turning to YouTube to research and gear up for this summer’s tournament. In fact, global interest for the 2018 FIFA World Cup continues to grow, with search volume across Google and YouTube besting that of the Olympics, as well as other major sporting events.
  • Thu, 31 May 2018 01:00
    Japanese police brush up on foreign languages for Olympics
    As the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics approach, the Metropolitan Police Department is working hard to polish the foreign language skills of its officers. 
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 01:00
    Why we must put Tibet back on the international agenda
    In 2001, when Beijing was selected to host the 2008 Summer Olympics, expectations were high that China’s human rights performance would improve in the international spotlight. Even Chinese officials predicted change. As Beijing’s mayor said at the time, hosting the games would “benefit the further development of our human rights cause”.
  • Mon, 14 May 2018 01:00
    The wearability of understanding
    Japanese kimono makers seek to revive declining industry with the 2020 Tokyo Olympics firmly in their sight
  • Sun, 29 Apr 2018 01:00
    How Olympics paved way for Korean talks
    When the leaders of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and the Republic of Korea met on April 27, it was only the third such summit since the end of the Korean War (1950-53).
  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 06:23
    PM asks for muay Thai to be included in Olympics
    Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-o-cha has asked International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach to consider including muay Thai boxing in the 2024 Olympics, according to Deputy Government spokesman Weerachon Sukhondhapatipak.
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