News: Government

New Coronavirus outbreaks force Hong Kong Disneyland into new closure

Less than a month after its reopening, Hong Kong Disneyland is closing its gates again following a new Coronavirus outbreak in the Administrative Region. The theme park, which was…

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Jul 16, 2020 Attractions / Government / Safety / Tourism / Wellness /

 
 

China bans international sporting events until 2021

The Chinese Government has announced that it will halt the staging of international sports competitions for the remainder of the year, aside from test events for Beijing and…

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Jul 10, 2020 Events / Government / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Dubai Sports Council allows fitness centres to operate at full capacity

As the Emirate further relaxes its COVID-19 restrictions, Coronavirus regulations for fitness centres and gyms in Dubai have been relaxed allowing them to operate at full capacity, The…

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Jun 19, 2020 Fitness / Government / Safety / Sport / Wellness /

 
 

Border tensions sees IPL under pressure to drop Chinese sponsor

A border dispute between China and India that has led rising military and political tension between the two nations, is leading to calls for the Board of Cricket Control of India (BCCI) to…

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Jun 18, 2020 Finance / Government / Sport /

 
 

World Tourism Organization provides global resources for industry restart

The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has released a series of resources to help formulate a sector-wide response to the unprecedented challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic.…

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Jun 11, 2020 Finance / Government / Tourism / Wellness /

 
 

Hong Kong’s theme parks to reopen as Government looks to reboot tourism

In a move to restart its tourism industry, the Hong Kong Government has approved the reopening of the Disneyland and Ocean Park theme parks while also pushing for return of trade shows and…

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Jun 10, 2020 Attractions / Events / Government / Tourism /

 
 

Singapore’s Coronavirus easing will not include gyms and sport facilities

The Singapore Government's move to ease the nation's Coronavirus lockdown from 2nd June will not include the reopening of fitness clubs and gyms along with indoor and outdoor sport…

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May 27, 2020 Fitness / Government / Recreation / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Sri Lankan Prime Minister halts plans for new Colombo cricket stadium

Less than a week after Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) announced plans for a 40,000-seat cricket stadium in Colombo, the nation’s Prime Minister, Mahinda Rajapaksa, has scrapped the proposal…

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May 22, 2020 Finance / Government / Sport / Venues /

 
 

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