News: Attractions

New rise in infections sees Hong Kong’s museums close for the third time

With a third wave of Coronavirus cases impacting Hong Kong, the special administrative region has instituted its strictest measures yet for combatting the spread of disease, including once…

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Jul 22, 2020 Arts / Attractions / Government / Safety / Venues /

 
 

Expo 2020 Dubai organisers look to deliver quality of experience for visitors next year

Next year's Expo 2020 Dubai will focus less on visitor attendance numbers and more on the quality of experience for attendees, according to Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemy, Director…

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Jul 19, 2020 Attractions / Events / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

Coronavirus closure sees cuts in workforce at Singapore’s Resorts World Sentosa

As it deals with the “devastating impact” of the Coronavirus pandemic on the tourism industry, Singapore's Resorts World Sentosa has had to lay-off up to 2,000 staff…

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Jul 17, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Hospitality / Tourism /

 
 

Vivaticket delivers new functions and product enhancements

Leading global ticketing business Vivaticket has advised of a range of enhancements to its technology that will provide benefits for clients and patrons, new functionalities and…

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Jul 17, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Events / Technology / Ticketing /

 
 

New Coronavirus outbreaks force Hong Kong Disneyland into new closure

Less than a month after its reopening, Hong Kong Disneyland is closing its gates again following a new Coronavirus outbreak in the Administrative Region. The theme park, which was…

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Jul 16, 2020 Attractions / Government / Safety / Tourism / Wellness /

 
 

Redevelopment of floating platform at Singapore’s Marina Bay to include water sports centre and swimming pool

The Government of Singapore has announced plans to redevelop the landmark floating platform in the city’s Marina Bay to include a water sports centre, a swimming pool and a National…

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Jul 16, 2020 ByNigel Benton Aquatics / Attractions / Recreation / Sport /

 
 

IAAPA outlines COVID-19 safety protocols for parks and guests as attractions reopen  

To assist industry operators and facilities, the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) has developed reopening guidance, in partnership with attractions…

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Jul 14, 2020 Attractions / Safety /

 
 

Madame Tussauds Sydney offers free entry to frontline workers

Madame Tussauds Sydney is offering free entry to frontline workers throughout July as part of a global effort by parent company, Merlin Entertainments to donate 30,000 tickets to emergency…

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Jul 14, 2020 Attractions / Safety /

 
 

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