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Chemicals and advanced materials manufacturer Arkema has agreed a deal to become the first national supporter of next year’s Fifa Women’s World Cup in France.

Chinese electric scooter brand Yadea became the second brand to sign as a Regional Supporter of the 2018 World Cup in a deal brokered by Chinese agency Desports,

Yadea, a Chinese company which specialises in the production of electric-powered motorcycles, bicycles and scooters, has been unveiled as a regional supporter of this year’s Fifa World Cup national team football tournament, which will take place in Russia.

Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group has realigned its partnership with Fifa, football’s global governing body, after its Alibaba Cloud division replaced Alibaba E-Auto as a presenting partner of the Club World Cup.

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba wants to build more partnerships and collaborations with international sports federations and leagues as it pursues multiple sporting goals around economic and social development…

State-owned mining company Coal India has agreed a deal to become a national supporter of this year’s Fifa U17 World Cup international football tournament, which will take place in India.

Chinese consumer electronics brand Hisense has focused on brand building in key national markets but is moving towards global sports properties as its coverage and distribution network expands

Chinese consumer electronics brand Hisense signed as an Official Sponsor of World Cup 2018 in Russia last month in an eight-figure dollars deal.

Qatar Airways has entered into a partnership with Fifa, the global governing body of football, through which it will sponsor the 2022 World Cup in its home country and a number of other tournaments.

Chinese consumer electronics manufacturer Hisense has agreed a deal to become an official sponsor of next year's Fifa World Cup national team football tournament, which will take place in Russia.

Indian motorcycle manufacturer Hero MotorCorp has agreed a deal to sponsor this year’s Fifa U17 World Cup national team football tournament, which will be staged in India.

Air Niugini, the national airline of Papua New Guinea, and telecommunications company Telikom PNG have signed up to support the 2016 Fifa U-20 Women’s World Cup youth-level national football team tournament that will take place in the Pacific nation later this year.

Fifa, football’s global governing body, has named Russia’s Alfa-Bank as the first-ever regional supporter of its World Cup national team tournament.

Fifa, football’s global governing body, has agreed a deal for Colombian cement company Cementos Argos to become the first national supporter of this year’s Futsal World Cup national team tournament.

Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba is in talks with Fifa over becoming a top-tier sponsor of football’s world governing body, according to the Bloomberg news agency.

Last year, the WPP-owned advertising company Group M, launched the rights holder-facing ESP Properties under its new global agency brand, ESP

Energy sector sponsorships are worth around €188m ($211.8m) per year based on research into the main deals involving brands that have some retail presence, that is to say, companies that provide electricity direct to homes or businesses.