Controlling a ball without using your hands and other simple rules have helped soccer to become the most popular sport in the world. However, these days star players are gravitating toward the professional leagues of Europe. Abundant capital is flowing in from other countries, and the consequent overconcentration of resources is causing concern.
Even as the kickoff looms, a long line of customers winds its way to the checkout. On March 3 in Barcelona in Spain's northeast, replica uniforms are flying off the racks at FC ...
A 10-minute drive from downtown Doha, the capital of Qatar, a vast low-rise structure some 200 meters across comes into view on the side of the highway.
In early March in Milan, Italy, a suit-clad Yuto Nagatomo appeared in a corridor used for interviews where journalists are standing by. He looked at home wearing a necktie in...
Manchester City is the epitome of a club that has been strengthened by an injection of foreign capital, in this case from the Middle East.
We sense the transition of the seasons in the redolence of the wind and our hearts flutter at the scent of our beloved. Fragrances add color to our everyday life and enrich our existence. We are unable to resist their bewitching allure.
When the curtain rises, Shugo Ikoh's job as an opera director is done. There is nothing more that he can do. He always sits alone in an aisle seat among the audience.
With oil consumption in the Asia-Pacific region increasing more than 30 percent since 2000, Malaysia has been bolstering its role as an energy consumer and regional hub for energy trading. In cooperation with Singapore, with...
ASICS, Japan’s largest sport shoe, apparel and equipment manufacturer, is gradually starting to make lengthy strides into the global athletic shoe market dominated by U.S.-based Nike and German Adidas.