Tag Archives: expansion


Russian, Ground, Forces, commander-in-chief, COAS, expansion, military, ties

Russian Ground Forces commander-in-chief, COAS discuss expansion of militar...

07 July, 2019 6:30 pm 6:30 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Army General Oleg Salyukov, Commander in Chief Russian Ground Forces, called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ on Tuesday. During the meeting, matters related to enhanced security/training cooperation and measures to further expand joint military ties between the two armies were discussed. The COAS said … Read More


Qatar, brings, World Cup, stadium, life, FIFA, expansion

Qatar brings first new World Cup stadium to life as FIFA mulls expansion

05 May, 2019 12:12 pm 12:12 pm

DOHA (Reuters) – Qatar inaugurated the first of seven new World Cup 2022 stadiums on Thursday, just weeks before a crucial FIFA summit will decide whether to expand the tournament and potentially push it beyond the tiny Gulf state’s borders to accommodate a larger format. Fans packed into the Al Janoub stadium, a 40,000 seat … Read More


Qatar, FIFA, study, 2022 World Cup, expansion

With little enthusiasm, Qatar and FIFA study 2022 World Cup expansion

03 March, 2019 4:02 pm 4:02 pm

MIAMI, Florida (Reuters) – Soccer’s world governing body FIFA and Qatar’s World Cup organisers concede there are challenges and obstacles to expanding the 2022 tournament from 32 to 48 teams but neither is willing to take the idea off the agenda just yet. Friday’s meeting of FIFA’s ruling council decided to “explore this possibility further … Read More