News: Attractions

Asia’s theme parks undergo development of new attractions

With operational theme parks across Asia closed for a large part of 2020, the venues made the most of the year with work on new attractions while under development resorts moved forward…

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Feb 14, 2021 Attractions / Tourism /

 
 

Dubai theme park operator urges shareholders to back takeover offer

Dubai-based DXB Entertainments, operator of Dubai Parks and Resorts, is urging shareholders to accept an offer from its majority shareholder, state-controlled Meraas Holding, to acquire its…

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Feb 12, 2021 Attractions / Entertainment / Finance / Retail / Tourism /

 
 

Melbourne Star purchased by Switzerland-based observation wheel experts

Swiss-based global observation wheel design and management experts, Robu Group, has advised of their purchase of the Melbourne Star Observation Wheel with the new ownership effective from…

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Feb 8, 2021 Attractions / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi marks 1,000 experiences milestone for Roof Walk and Zip Line

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi has reached a significant milestone with its Roof Walk and Zip Line, officially marking 1,000 experiences. Launched in November of last year as the Yas Island…

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Feb 8, 2021 Attractions / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

ProSlide launches new website showcasing 35 years of innovations

ProSlide Technology Inc, a leader in water ride design, technology and manufacturing, has launched a new website designed with improved navigation and functionality allowing customers to…

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Feb 4, 2021 Attractions / Technology / Waterparks /

 
 

Sri Lanka reopens to international tourists with 14-day bio-bubble arrangement

Having reopened its borders on 21st January, Sri Lanka is adopting a bio-bubble approach in which international tourists can stay at one of 52 hotels that have been classified as Level 1…

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Feb 4, 2021 Attractions / Hospitality / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

World’s tallest swing ride launched at relaunched Bollywood Parks Dubai

Dubai Parks and Resorts has this week relaunched Bollywood Parks Dubai with nine new rides including the 140 metres tall Bollywood Skyflyer, the world's tallest swing ride. The new…

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Feb 1, 2021 ByNigel Benton Attractions / Entertainment / Tourism /

 
 

Centrepiece pavilion opened at Dubai Expo 2020 site

Terra - The Sustainability Pavilion, one of Dubai Expo 2020’s signature experiences, has been opened to the public, giving visitors a glimpse of what the full event will look like…

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Feb 1, 2021 Attractions / Design / Environment / Events / Venues /

 
 

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