News: Attractions

European Waterpark Association releases guidance on two stage plan for the re-opening of aquatic facilities

The European Waterpark Association (EWA) has released guidance on a standardised procedure for the re-opening of waterparks and spas that can be put in place when Coronavirus lockdown…

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Apr 29, 2020 Attractions / Safety / Tourism / Waterparks / Wellness /


GlobalData warns China’s tourism industry of encouraging premature mass tourism

GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, warns that as life slowly returns to normal in China, travel companies operating in the nation need to be careful of encouraging mass…

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Apr 28, 2020 Attractions / Safety / Tourism /


GlobalData suggests potential damage to China’s tourism brand image

GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, predicts China as a tourist destination will take a long time to recover from COVID-19 as their brand image must be restored. According to…

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Apr 27, 2020 Attractions / Marketing / Safety / Tourism /


Embed donates the Mobile Wallet for one year as a COVID-19 Relief Act

Embed, a global leader in the supply of point-of-sale and revenue management systems for the amusement industry, have announced that they are giving away their latest award-winning…

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Apr 24, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Technology /


China’s Wuhan Zoo reopens after three-month lockdown

Following the Wuhan Zoo closure on 22nd January, one day prior to Chinese authorities announced a citywide lockdown, the zoo reopened to the public yesterday (Wednesday 22nd April). This…

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Apr 23, 2020 Attractions / Education / Safety / Tourism /


IAAPA shares insights from industry leaders on how Asia-Pacific Attractions have adapted to COVID-19

The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) has shared insights from some of the industry’s leaders on adaptation of key aspects such as communication and…

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Apr 19, 2020 Attractions / Safety / Tourism /


Embed launches range of online initiatives to engage attractions industry

Embed, a global leader in the supply of point-of-sale and revenue management systems for the amusement industry, has launched a range of initiatives during COVID-19 to support partners…

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Apr 15, 2020 Attractions / Entertainment / Marketing / Technology /


Malaysian zoos need government funding to cover operating costs

A total of RM8 million (US$1.85 million) is required by 14 zoos and 20 permanent wildlife exhibition centres (ZPT) across Malaysia to cover operating costs during COVID-19. Malaysian…

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Apr 13, 2020 ByKaren Sweaney Attractions / Finance / Tourism /



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