Tag: FIFA World Cup

Malaysia’s World Cup broadcasts covered by sponsors, what about Singapore’s?

On Sunday, Malaysia’s Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng told reporters that the federal government would not have to spend a single cent to broadcast the matches. He said, “We have already obtained sponsorship from private companies totalling RM30 million and they will be able to...

Be Brazilian or Dutch or English – just for the World Cup

By Pang Xue Qiang You may not get the Kallang Roar but make no mistake, the cheers will be even more resounding. Join the Dutch, British, Brazilians, Argentinians, Germans and other football-crazy fans at the following pubs from the towns of Kevin Strootman or Ivan...

World Cup rights: Why not this route?

By Michael Y.P. Ang Will the 20th World Cup finals get blacked out in what is being touted as a global city - Singapore? Or will Singaporeans be forced to fork out an exorbitant amount of money to watch the planet's most popular single-sport event?...