By Hong Soon-do, Beijing correspondent, AsiaToday - Yantai of Shandong province is one of the biggest industrial cities in China, and is looking to lure more Korean companies. The Chinese branch of the Korean Center for Creative Economy...Show More Summary
In March, we reported on a Chinese mining company that was trying to buy Runescape maker Jagex. Now, the deal's gone through. The acquisition of Jagex by Shandong Hongda Mining Co Ltd, a ferrous metal mining firm that produces iron powder, copper powder and iron ore, is the first move in creating a new, dedicated Chinese-owned games company. Show More Summary
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Graziano Pelle now sixth highest paid player in the world Why did Graziano Pelle move to Shandong Luneng? After just a few days of speculation, it was confirmed on Monday that Italy striker Graziano Pelle would be signing for Shandong Luneng in China. This is of course the latest big money transfer the Chinese have […]
London (AFP) – Five facts on Italian international striker Graziano Pelle after he became the latest high profile player to move to China signing for Shandong Luneng on Monday from Southampton: Strictly Come Dancing….. Not necessarily...Show More Summary
London (AFP) – Italy striker Graziano Pelle has joined Chinese side Shandong Luneng from Southampton for an undisclosed fee, the Premier League club announced on Monday. Pelle, 30, was part of the Italy team that reached the Euro 2016 quarter-finals and scored 30 goals in 81 appearances for Southampton following his arrival from Feyenoord in 2014. Show More Summary
Southampton's Italy international striker Graziano Pelle joins Chinese Super League side Shandong Luneng for £12m.
Graziano Pelle has joined Chinese club Shandong Luneng, bringing an end to his two-year spell in the Premier League with Southampton. Saints announced the news on Monday: The Italian leaves after scoring 30 goals in his 80 appearances for the club. Show More Summary
Graziano Pelle joins Shandong Luneng Graziano Pelle joins Shandong Luneng The dismantling of Southampton has continued on Monday, as Graziano Pelle has left St Mary’s to join Chinese Super League outfit Shandong Luneng. The Italian international...Show More Summary
Newcastle (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Senegalese international striker Papiss Cisse became the latest high-profile player to quit Europe for China on Saturday, signing for Shandong Luneng from Championship side Newcastle United. The 31-year-old,...Show More Summary
Papiss Cisse has left Newcastle United for Chinese club Shandong Luneng Papiss Cisse joins Shandong Luneng Newcastle have today announced that striker Papiss Cisse, has left to join Chinese Super League side Shandong Luneng. The 31-year-old striker has signed for Shandong Luneng for an undisclosed fee, and leaves Tyneside after four and a half years there. Cisse, who joined […]
Striker Papiss Cisse leaves Newcastle United after signing for Shandong Luneng in the Chinese Super League.
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Graziano Pelle China Southampton Graziano Pelle heading to China Italian striker Graziano Pelle looks set to leave Southampton for Shandong Luneng Taishan, according to Press Association chief football writer Simon Peach. The 30-year-old frontman has one year remaining on his current deal at St. Mary’s and had been linked with a move away after impressing […]
Mike Miller writes: I recently stayed in a hotel in a smaller city in Shandong and was surprised to see what they are calling a hair dryer these days. Here's a photograph that Mike sent along: Several things to note. First, the brand name is in Pinyin, with no Chinese characters to match. Second, they […]
A Chinese Navy submarine takes part in an international fleet review to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army Navy in Qingdao, Shandong province April 23, 2009. REUTERS photo Just as most Americans settle in for a nice three-day Memorial Day weekend, news brokethat China is [...]
Seoul (AFP) – FC Seoul came back from the brink to win a dramatic penalty shoot-out on Wednesday as Hao Junmin’s last-minute thunderbolt also put Shandong Luneng into the AFC Champions League quarter-finals. In a breathless night ofShow More Summary
Jinan is the second largest city in Shandong province, and a good place to see “normal China”; it is much more in the “concrete and motorbikes” mode than is Qingdao. Qufu is the birthplace of Confucius, and a longstanding home of the...Show More Summary
Sydney (AFP) – Substitute Hao Junmin’s last-minute rocket broke Sydney FC hearts and put China’s Shandong Luneng into the AFC Champions League quarter-finals after a sensational last-16 second leg on Wednesday. Goalkeeper Vedran Janjetovic’s...Show More Summary
A tourist and trainer have died after a walrus "hug" at a wildlife park in China. A male tourist from northern China was reportedly taking videos of a walrus from a narrow walkway at Xixiajou Wildlife Park in Shandong Province when he accidentally fell in the walrus pool. A trainer...