News: Finance

Team New Zealand declines offer to host America’s Cup defence in Auckland

A joint bid by the New Zealand Government and Auckland Council to host the nation’s defence of the America’s Cup has been declined by the Board of Team New Zealand. As a…

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Jun 16, 2021 Events / Finance / Sport /

 
 

Environment groups object to New Zealand Rugby’s oil company sponsorship deal

Environmental groups including Greenpeace are looking to tackle New Zealand Rugby over the sporting body’s reported intention to sign up INEOS, a petroleum giant and, according to…

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Jun 15, 2021 Finance / Marketing / Sport /

 
 

Husain Al-Musallam installed as new FINA President

Husain Al-Musallam of Kuwait has been elected to replace Julio Maglione as President of aquatic sports’ world governing body FINA. Al-Musallam stood unopposed as a new Bureau for the…

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Jun 10, 2021 Aquatics / Finance / Sport /

 
 

Bali set to reopen to international travellers as of July

The Indonesian holiday island of Bali will welcome back international tourists as of next month despite fears that the nation is on the brink of another outbreak. Closed to most…

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Jun 8, 2021 ByJoe Cusmano Finance / Government / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

Aiming to accelerate innovation and enhance customer success Ungerboeck and EventBooking announce merger

Ungerboeck and EventBooking, two leading software providers of event and venue management tools, have announced a merger that will enable the unified company to offer customers an…

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May 27, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Finance / Hospitality / Technology /

 
 

Greg Oliver named Executive of the Year at APAC Fitness and Wellness Awards of Excellence

Greg Oliver, Chief Executive and Managing Director of the Fitness and Lifestyle Group, has been named Executive of the Year at the APAC Fitness and Wellness Awards of Excellence. Presented…

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May 20, 2021 ByNigel Benton Finance / Fitness / Marketing / Technology /

 
 

Body Fit Training named Asia-Pacific Franchise of the Year at Singapore’s Fit Summit Conference

Body Fit Training has been named as the recipient of the 2020 Franchise of the Year award for the APAC region at the Fit Summit conference in Singapore overnight. Voted on by a panel of 93…

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May 19, 2021 Finance / Fitness / Marketing / Retail /

 
 

Hollywood star Mark Wahlberg joins Power Plate as key stakeholder and brand ambassador

Leading whole body vibration training equipment and programming company Power Plate has announced that Hollywood star Mark Wahlberg has officially joined the company as both an investor in…

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Apr 29, 2021 Finance / Fitness / Marketing / Wellness /

 
 

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