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LuxairGroup results for financial year 2012: a negative year


The aviation sector remains very sensitive to the vagaries of the economy, with increased exposure with regard to traditional regional air transport in Europe. Luxair Luxembourg Airlines’ operating result thus logically experienced a further downturn in 2012, while the tour operator LuxairTours only just managed to struggle through in a highly competitive environment. As for the freight handling business, the interaction between the state of the economy and goods transport unsurprisingly resulted in a decline in volumes handled by LuxairCARGO. ... Read More »

Adidas expects to achieve new record sales of € 2 billion in football in 2014


As the Official Sponsor, Supplier and Licensee of the 2014 FIFA World CupTM, adidas will again supply the Official Ball of the tournament and equip officials, referees, volunteers and ball kids. Starting in the second half of 2013, adidas will be launching a constant stream of new and innovative football products for the World Cup. “We will use the World Cup to prove our great football expertise and to show fans the technological know-how and creativity that adidas consistently delivers at the cutting edge of football, again underlining our ... Read More »

PR character “Kumamon” to participate in “Japan Expo” for first time


Japan Expo is the largest Japanese culture and entertainment festival in Europe. At the 13th exhibition last year, it drew more than 219,000 visitors and became widely known not only in Europe but also in other countries. Overview: 1. Period of exhibition July 4-7, 2013 2. Venue Parc des Expositions de Paris Nord Villepinte (North Paris-Villepinte Exposition Park) 3. Outline of KUMAMON's participation (1) KUMAMON will participate in the culture stage to perform "KUMAMON exercise" and "KUMAMON-MON dance". (2) In cooperation with Kumamoto Cit... Read More »

China’s Largest Seaside Yacht Show to Take Place in Sanya in November


"Mare di Sanya" is an annual extravaganza consisting of activities such as The 5th Hainan International Yachting and High-end Lifestyle Show 2013, World Yachting Forum and Yachting Models International, representing a concentration of high-end lifestyles unanimously recognized by China's industrial sponsors, exhibitors, visitors and media. This year, the event will be graced by activities like "Italian Way" to present an unprecedented feast to guests from around the world. Data predicts that the Chinese luxury yacht market will grow some 20 pe... Read More »

Of Monsters and Men and Jake Bugg Rock the World’s Only Whiskey and Music Festival in an Irish Distillery


Global stars including Of Monsters and Men and Jake Bugg, together with friends Foy Vance, Willy Mason and Iain Archer, gave electrifying performances last night at Bushmills Live - the festival of handcrafted whiskey and music which took place among the barrels at the Old Bushmills Distillery. The intimate two-day festival on Ireland's north coast was attended by just 500 music and whiskey fans from around the world, including attendees from countries spanning from the USA to Bulgaria and Portugal to Russia. Artists more used to playing to c... Read More »

Vivanta by Taj – Madikeri, Coorg on the Conde Nast Traveller Hot List 2013 in US, UK and India for the Best New Hotels in the World


The Conde Nast Traveller Hot list showcases some of the most authentic havens for travelers across the globe. The publication publishes the list every year and the final selection is made from hundreds of suggestions from magazine correspondents worldwide. Situated at an altitude of 4000 ft. within 180 acres of subtropical rainforest, the hotel is the perfect retreat for nature lovers and sybarites. It offers panoramic vistas of the mountains. The surrounding rainforest's lush canopies are home to over 350 species of flora and fauna. The hote... Read More »

WISeKey Liber Signs With CR Flamengo to Launch WISFANS© to Engage Their Global Fan Base Ecosystem Worldwide


WISfans(c) harnesses original content created by the players and their club via social media platforms, and further enriches this with exclusive content from current players and club legends, thus empowering their fans' mobile experience, and creating a rich Social CRM platform. WISfans(c) taps into CR Flamengo's enormous, worldwide supporter ecosystem (blogs, match reports, videos, photos, fan-supported social campaigns, Twitter, Facebook, all sporting forums), to bring fans the most exciting and relevant content. WISfans(c) cuts through the ... Read More »

Launch of New Real Madrid adidas Home Jersey for 2013 / 2014 Season


From today onwards, Real Madrid fans may find in official Real Madrid stores, adidas and the rest of dealers, the home kit that their idols will wear this season. Real Madrid is a genuine feeling. Is the real passion for football, for victory, for our history, for the white that makes us different, authentic. There are many ways to feel passion for football, but none that can compare with supporting Real Madrid. Real Passion. Real Madrid. To design the home Real Madrid jersey presented today, adidas wanted to go a step further in innov... Read More »

UNESCO conference in Berlin adopts roadmap to clean up sport and make it accessible for all


The Berlin Declaration emphasizes that sport is a fundamental right for all, regardless of ethnic origin, gender, age, impairment, cultural and social background, economic resources or sexual orientation. It also underscores the threat to the integrity of sport from transnational organized crime, doping, the manipulation of sports competitions and corruption, which, like sport itself, has become a global phenomenon. “These are not just legal issues,” said UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova in her opening address to the conference on Wednesda... Read More »

DIABLO® III for PS3™ now available for preoder


PARIS, France—April 29, 2013—PlayStation® gamers, the time has come to prepare for your confrontation with the Lord of Terror. Select retailers around the world have now begun taking preorders for the upcoming PlayStation®3 system version of Diablo® III—see the official website for a list of participating retailers. Fully reimagined for couch-based gaming, Diablo III for PS3™ will go on sale later this year for a suggested retail price of €59.99. Further release details, including region-specific availability, will be announced at a later date.... Read More »

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