Bieber Fever hit Seoul last Thursday night as Parallel Media Group combined with concert promoter AEG and title sponsor AIA, to bring Justin Bieber to the Olympic Park Stadium for his first ever performance in South Korea. Justin played to a packed stadium of screaming fans for nearly three hours, and performed some of his biggest hits, including Boyfriend and Baby. He was also joined onstage by K-Pop Superstar and friend G Dragon. AIA executives, agents and their guests enjoyed VIP treatment in the bespoke hospitality suite, where they were joined by K-Pop artists Super Junior, Girls Generation and SKARF. A select few guests were also treated to a meet & greet session with Justin Bieber before the concert, where he posed for photos, and expressed his excitement to be playing his first ever Korean concert. Chairman of Parallel Media Group, David Ciclitira said: "Having helped AIA create a music legacy with K-Pop concerts in Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur, PMG is incredibly
Sweden’s Johan Carlsson showed nerves of steel to wrap up his maiden European Challenge Tour title with a seven-shot victory at the 9th edition of Kazakhstan Open. The win, in the most lucrative regular Challenge Tour event of the season, earned him a €64,000 cheque and means the San Diego State graduate is virtually guaranteed a place on The European Tour next year. PMG would like to thank the Kazakhstan Golf Federation, Tournament Sponsors, Nurtau Golf Club and our dedicated volunteers for their tremendous support and look for forward to celebrating the tournaments 10th anniversary in 2014.
The Asian Tour has announced that at the request of the co-Title Sponsors, the inaugural Volvik-Sky Lake Vietnam Masters, which was scheduled from September 19-22, 2013, will be delayed until January, 2014. This follows a mutual agreement between the sponsors, the Asian Tour and Parallel Media Group. “The Asian Tour remains dedicated to developing the game of golf in Vietnam and we look forward to the event’s staging in the new year,” said Asian Tour CEO Mike Kerr.
Parallel Media Group PLC (“PMG” or the "Company") PMG Announces Justin Bieber Concert in Seoul, South Korea, on October 10, 2013 PMG, the AIM quoted sports, entertainment and media agency, is pleased to announce that, further to the success of the AIA K-Pop concerts in Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur earlier this year, it is bringing Justin Bieber to Seoul, South Korea for a concert at the Olympic Park Gymnasium on October 10, 2013. The concert is being organised in partnership with AEG Live, one of the world’s leading entertainment companies and lead sponsor AIA Life Korea, the Korean branch of AIA Group and the largest independent publicly listed pan-Asian life insurance company. David Ciclitira, Chairman of PMG said: “Having pioneered AIA’s link to contemporary music with the launching of AIA K-Pop through two star-studded concerts in Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur earlier this year, we are truly excited that the next step of AIA
Following the success of AIA K-Pop's inaugural Hong Kong concert, AIA Malaysia hosted AIA K-Pop Live in KL on June 27, 2013. You can download the event report here.