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Shanghai Disneyland trial enhancement of facial recognition technology

Shanghai Disneyland is the latest Disney theme park to test facial recognition technology, after a similar trial at Magic Kingdom in Florida. Starting the trial operation yesterday (26th…

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May 27, 2021 Attractions / Entertainment / Security / Technology / Tourism /

 
 

Global Wellness Institute predicts more sophisticated medical wellness destinations

The Global Wellness Institute has highlighted that COVID awakened the need for better integration between the wellness industry and the healthcare sector and that we are on the cusp of…

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May 27, 2021 Hospitality / Tourism / Wellness /

 
 

New global research highlights role of technology in the fitness industry

A new global customer survey by Virtuagym of gyms, fitness studios and personal trainers has revealed the crucial role that fitness technology has played for fitness businesses during…

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May 26, 2021 ByNigel Benton Fitness / Marketing / Technology /

 
 

Les Mills International shares advice on ways clubs can convert digital fitness fans into members

With digital fitness breaking down barriers and bringing more consumers into the market, Les Mills International executive Jak Phillips believes that clubs can drive their post-pandemic…

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May 26, 2021 Fitness / Marketing / Technology /

 
 

Phuket Sandbox confirmed for 1st July reopening to vaccinated international tourists

Phuket is preparing to welcome vaccinated international tourists arriving mainly from the UK, France, Germany and Scandinavia – when the island reopens on 1st July. The…

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May 26, 2021 Hospitality / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

Remainder of Pakistan Super League season to be played in Abu Dhabi

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced that the remainder of Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2021 will be completed in Abu Dhabi in June, ending fears that the competition’s sixth…

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May 25, 2021 Safety / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Trip.com Group launches COVID-19 medical relief initiative for India

Leading global online travel services provider - Trip.com Group – has this month donated 400 oxygen concentrators to its industry partners, local governments and the Indian Red Cross…

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May 24, 2021 Tourism / Wellness /

 
 

21 participants die in extreme weather during China mountain marathon race

21 participants in the Yellow River Stone Forest cross-country mountain race have died in north-western China after hail, freezing rain and gales hit the high-altitude track. Chinese state…

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May 24, 2021 ByNigel Benton Events / Safety / Sport /

 
 

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