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Chengdu Cube Oceanarium recognised with two Guinness World Records

The recently completed Cube Oceanarium in Chengdu, China, has been awarded two Guinness World Records for the world's largest acrylic window and the world's largest aquarium…

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Apr 27, 2015 Attractions / Environment / Retail /


Vivafit announces Malaysian expansion

Portuguese female-only fitness and nutrition franchise, Vivafit has revealed plans to open up to 200 health clubs in Malaysia. The expanison comes as a result of an agreement between…

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May 31, 2012 Fitness / Retail / Wellness /


Portuguese Fitness Franchise Reaches Singapore and Malaysia

Women's only fitness franchise Vivafit is set open 200 clubs in Malaysia and Singapore by 2020. The Portugeuse fitness franchise has agreed a master with Singpore-based entrepreneur…

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Jan 21, 2011 Finance / Fitness / Retail / Venues / Wellness /


California Fitness’ Latest Hong Kong Club

California Fitness has opened its latest club in Hong Kong's downtown Tsim Sha Tsui district. The new site, a Jackie Chan Sport Club-branded centre, in âThe ONEâ shopping…

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Dec 6, 2010 Fitness / Retail /


World Gym acquires California Fitness in Taiwan

The Taiwanese arm of World Gym Fitness Centres has taken over all six of California Fitness' centres in Taiwan. As a result of the acquisition, World Gym hopes to grow its Taiwanese…

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Oct 26, 2010 Fitness / Retail / Wellness /


Billabong sued for $168 million in Indonesia

Surfwear brand Billabong International is being sued by its former Indonesian licensee, CV Bali Balance, over the termination of its distribution licence. The civil claim in the Denpasar…

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Mar 15, 2010 Legal / Recreation / Retail / Sport /


California Fitness Sells Malaysian Business

California Fitness, one of Asia's leading fitness companies, has announced that it has sold its three fitness clubs in Malaysia to Celebrity Fitness. The California Fitness Group, a…

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Sep 10, 2009 Finance / Fitness / Retail /



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