Industry

Kings Punjab XI IPL 2019

IPL’s Kings XI Punjab Desperately Scrambles For A Title Sponsor

March 21, 2019

With a mere three days for their opening IPL 2019 match next Monday, Kings XI Punjab are still without a title sponsor for the season.
Lazada Super Party

Lazada Plugs Shoppertainment Across Southeast Asia

March 21, 2019

As part of Lazada’s seventh birthday celebration, the e-retailer will debut with a brand-owned Super Party music gig in Indonesia.
MFL Telekom Malaysia

Malaysian Football Hits Commercial Limbo As It Breaks Ties With Telekom Malaysia

March 18, 2019

The Malaysian Football League has terminated its sponsorship deal with Telekom Malaysia (TM) following the failure of the latter to comply with obligations.
Hotstar

Video Streamer Hotstar Finally Ramps Up Its Original Content Slate

March 12, 2019

Fox's Indian streamer Hotstar is building on its homegrown original content offerings, including local remakes of BBC shows The Office and Criminal Justice.
NBA China Alibaba

NBA Deepens Alibaba Partnership

March 12, 2019

The NBA has expanded its partnership with the Alibaba Group to provide basketball fans in China with more league content and a new online shopping experience.
City Football Group Soriano ISL

City Football Group Eyes An Indian Super League Club Next

March 6, 2019

The owners of Manchester City are poised to invest in an Indian football club as they expand their footprint in Asia, City Football Group’s Chief Executive Ferran Soriano…
PGA Tour

PGA Tour Open To Gambling Industry Sponsorships: Asia Still Off-Limits

March 2, 2019

Following last May’s lifting of the federal ban sports betting by the US Supreme Court, the PGA Tour is finally open to sponsorship backing from the gambling industry.
Warner Music vs Spotify

Warner Music Sues Spotify Before Its India Launch

February 26, 2019

Spotify's upcoming India launch has stumbled into a roadblock over its licensing negotiations with Warner Music Group.
Asia 2032 Olympics

Asia Races Ahead To Host 2032 Summer Olympics

February 23, 2019

Indonesia has entered the race for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games after submitting an official bid to host the multi-sport event.
Bilibili

Alibaba Invests In Chinese online video platform Bilibili

February 18, 2019

Alibaba has purchased an 8% stake in homegrown online video platform Bilibili as China’s online video market continues to grow.