News: Government

Australian Government announces $15 million funding support for 2026 AFC Women’s Asian Cup

A $15 million funding investment has today been announced by the Australian Government - delivering further support of Australia’s hosting the 2026 AFC Women’s Asian…

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Jun 13, 2024 Events / Finance / Government / Sport /

 
 

Australian Live Music Business Council welcomes US law change on ticketing transparency

The Australian Live Music Business Council (ALMBC) has released a statement advising that “huge positive changes are on their way in global ticketing” following the US House of…

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May 29, 2024 ByNigel Benton Finance / Government / Legal / Ticketing / Venues /

 
 

Fitness campaign promotes regular physical activity among Saudis

Aiming to help people engage in physical activities, the Saudi Sports for All Federation has launched a new public-oriented exercise campaign ‘Move Your World’. The Saudi Press…

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May 22, 2024 Fitness / Government / Marketing / Wellness /

 
 

Merlin Entertainments flags its social impact in new report launch

Merlin Entertainments, a global leader in branded entertainment destinations, has this week launched a report with the Purpose Coalition setting out its social impact in the UK. The Force…

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May 10, 2024 ByNigel Benton Attractions / Government / Tourism /

 
 

World Health Organization Youth Council urges Parliamentary Action on Health Coverage

On 25th March 2024, the WHO Youth Council represented by Kristina Almazidou presented a letter to WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, and to Martin Chungong,…

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Apr 9, 2024 Environment / Government / Wellness /

 
 

October dates confirmed for 24th World Travel and Tourism Council Global Summit in Perth

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has confirmed that its 24th Global Summit in Perth will be held from 8th to 10th October. With Perth announced last November as the first ever…

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Feb 13, 2024 Finance / Government / Marketing / Tourism /

 
 

Australian Government bolsters rugby league in Papua New Guinea

The Australian Government is continuing its support for rugby league player development in Papua New Guinea with further assistance for high-performance pathways and the participation of…

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Feb 9, 2024 Government / Sport /

 
 

Iranian Government eases restrictions on women entering football stadiums

Longstanding restrictions on Iranian women watching live football in the nation’s sport stadia -marked by high profile protests over the years - appear to have been eased with 3,000…

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Jan 27, 2024 Culture / Government / Sport / Venues /

 
 

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