Month: June 2019

Terry says Lampard appointment is ‘perfect timing’ for Chelsea

John Terry has no doubts former team-mate Frank Lampard would be a huge success as Chelsea manager. The Blues are in talks to make Lampard their new boss after being given permission to talk to their former midfielder by current club Derby. Terry, now assistant to Dean Smith at...

Epic effort

Film director Wuershan is spending a decade adapting a classic novel into a film trilogy, Xu Fan reports. With a big budget and a crew of more than 2,000 members, Chinese film director Wuershan says he is spending a decade adapting a mythological epic into cinema. “The Chinese film...

Zidane thinks Eriksen ‘lacks the punch’ required at Real

Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen is no longer in the picture as a potential transfer target at Real Madrid, according to reports in Spain. A report on Sunday reckons that Eriksen was so desperate to leave north London that he ‘packed up his north London house’ even before a disappointing...

Pundit explains why Lampard is wrong choice for Chelsea

Former West Ham and Newcastle United goalkeeper Shaka Hislop fears that the Chelsea job could come too early for Frank Lampard. The Stamford Bridge legend has been given permission by current club Derby County to discuss the vacant managerial role in London. Lampard, the Blues’ record goalscorer, has been...

Man Utd have one ‘advantage’ over Spurs in race for €70m man

Manchester United have one advantage over Tottenham in the race for Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes, according to reports. United first registered their interest in Sporting Lisbon midfielder Fernandes at the start of the year, with Solskjaer eager to add creativity and a goalscoring threat to his midfield. Fernandes...

IQiyi has 100 million paid subscribers

IQiyi, one of China’s biggest online streaming media platforms, had 100 million paid subscribers by last week, and thus is the first streaming media operator in China to do so, said Yang Xianghua, President of Membership & Overseas Business Group of iQiyi. Yang attributed to the achievement to online drama...

Unspoiled paradise targets northern travelers

Southwestern Sichuan province’s Yading kicked off a tourism promotion campaign to showcase what it has to offer in Beijing on June 25. The move aims to enable tourists in northern China to better understand the exotic charm of the resort, says Wang Qiang, head of the Yading resort management...

China Mobile delivers 5G terminals

Telecom carrier plans 50,000 base stations in over 50 cities this year China Mobile, world’s largest telecom carrier by mobile subscribers, announced the delivery of over 10,000 5G terminals on Tuesday, which was the country’s first large-scale delivery of 5G devices just weeks after the issuing of official 5G...

Sino-African ties boosted by art, culture

Since the Beijing Summit and the 7th Ministerial Conference of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation, both held in September last year, China has been eager to deepen cultural diplomacy in which people-to-people exchanges play a vital role. President Xi Jinping has on numerous occasions outlined plans for China-Africa cooperation...

Dalian sees Benitez as potential savior

Struggling Dalian Yifang could turn to respected Spanish coach Rafa Benitez in a bid to revive its flagging Chinese Super League fortunes. Click Here: Pandora Jewelry On Monday it was confirmed that Benitez, a Champions League winner with Liverpool, is leaving English Premier League club Newcastle United following three...