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Dreamstime joins boycott of Qatar World Cup by not accepting images or footage

Dreamstime, the world’s largest stock photo community, has announced it will not accept images or footage from the Qatar World Cup in its editorial section. The agency explains that…

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Nov 22, 2022 Culture / Events / Sport /

 
 

Taliban Government bans Afghani women from parks and gyms

Afghanistan’s Taliban Government has prohibited women from access to public parks and gyms in its latest edict cracking down on women's rights and freedoms. The religious group,…

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Nov 13, 2022 Culture / Fitness / Government / Legal / Parks /

 
 

World art museums release combined statement condemning environmental protestors damage to ‘irreplaceable’ artworks

A group of 93 Museum Directors from some of the world's leading art galleries and museums have released a statement condemning the spate of recent attacks on artworks by climate…

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Nov 11, 2022 Arts / Culture / Environment / Legal / Security /

 
 

World’s first Global Culture and Heritage Tourism Summit

The World Tourism Association for Culture and Heritage (WTACH) has partnered with Visit Valencia to host the world’s first tourism summit dedicated to the protection and preservation…

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Nov 8, 2022 Culture / Events / Tourism /

 
 

Samoa offers an array of options for sustainable tourism

Samoa, a small island country in the central South Pacific Ocean, offers five ways for travellers to maintain their commitment to sustainable and responsible tourism. Recent research from…

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Oct 31, 2022 Culture / Environment / Hospitality / Tourism /

 
 

Art Week Tokyo opens its expanded edition to the public from 3rd November

Organised in collaboration with Art Basel, Art Week Tokyo is opening its expanded edition from 3rd to 6th November 2022 delivering an unprecedented citywide initiative that connects 51 of…

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Oct 30, 2022 Arts / Culture / Events / Venues /

 
 

Socceroos players express human rights concerns over Qatar’s FIFA World Cup

16 Socceroos players, including captain Mat Ryan, have issued a strongly worded collective statement of protest over the human rights record of Qatar, the country that will host the FIFA…

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Oct 27, 2022 Culture / Events / Sport /

 
 

Global attractions attendance report reveals 2021 as a year of recovery

2021 marked a year of recovery for theme parks, waterparks and museums around the world, with the latest edition of TEA and AECOM's definitive global attraction attendance report…

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Oct 18, 2022 ByKaren Sweaney Attractions / Culture / Entertainment / Tourism / Waterparks /

 
 

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