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Hidden Pousadas Brazil recognised ahead of FIFA 2014 World Cup

Hidden Pousadas Brazil recognised ahead of FIFA 2014 World Cup

1st Oct 2012 Hotel News

Hidden Pousadas Brazil, the leading representation for pousada accommodation in Brazil has been awarded the official seal of approval by the national ministry of sport ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The company’s latest promotional campaign – ‘Brazil, a hidden paradise yet to be discovered’ - is the only British tourism project chosen to support Brazilian government promotion plans for the FIFA World Cup 2014.

Russia admits FIFA World Cup overspend

Russia admits FIFA World Cup overspend

30th Sep 2012 Travel Events News

Officials in Russia have revealed the preliminary budget for holding the FIFA World Cup is almost twice what it projected when it won the bid in 2010. Russia will host the competition – considered the largest single sport event – in 2018, having beaten England and joints bids from Portugal/Spain and Belgium/the Netherlands.

Russia to host 2018 World Cup and Qatar 2022

After one of the toughest bidding competitions in World Cup history, Russia has fended off rival bids from England and joint bids from Belgium/Netherlands and Spain/Portugal to win rights to has Fifa World Cup. Qatar will host the 2022 World Cup - the first ever Middle East nation to host a World Cup.

BBC suffers World Cup bid backlash after “breathless” probe

BBC suffers World Cup bid backlash after “breathless” probe

The BBC is suffering a backlash after its decision to broadcast a controversial Panorama programme about alleged Fifa corruption, just three days ahead of the crucial vote to decide if England will host the 2018 World Cup. The documentary has been widely criticised as “a breathless publicity stunt” and containing nothing but allegations dating back 20 years.