News: Safety

FIFA to change Club World Cup schedule after withdrawal of Auckland City

World football governing body FIFA has announced that Qatar’s Khalifa International Stadium will no longer be used during the upcoming FIFA Club World Cup 2020™ as a result of…

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Jan 20, 2021 Government / Safety / Sport / Venues /


Chinese F1 Grand Prix postponed to second half of 2021

Formula One's Chinese Grand Prix has been put on hold indefinitely as Coronavirus quarantine restrictions have forced changes to the race series' 2021 calendar. The second Formula…

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Jan 13, 2021 ByNigel Benton Events / Government / Safety / Sport / Venues /


Sri Lankan Centara resort to join in initiative to restart international tourism in Asia

Leading Asian hotel operator Centara Hotels and Resorts, is to playing a key role in helping to restart the region’s tourism industry, with its popular beachfront retreat on Sri…

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Jan 13, 2021 Government / Marketing / Safety / Tourism /


F1 postpones Melbourne Grand Prix to November

The Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix is to be moved to November, with the Victorian Government, Formula 1 management and the Australian Grand Prix Corporation agreeing that quarantine…

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Jan 12, 2021 Events / Government / Safety / Sport / Venues /


Six in 10 Australians plan a domestic holiday over the coming year

In the face of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, Australians are still looking ahead to travelling over the next 12 months, according to new research from YouGov. The data, collected by…

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Jan 12, 2021 Attractions / Marketing / Safety / Tourism /


Thailand’s tourism sector continues to reopen safely and slowly

Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has advised that by remaining vigilant and enforcing strict public health guidelines during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Thailand's tourism sector…

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Jan 12, 2021 Safety / Tourism /


Senior IOC member uncertain as to whether Tokyo Olympics will go ahead

Dick Pound, the longest serving member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), has expressed his uncertainty as to whether the Tokyo 2020 Games will go ahead. While the organisers…

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Jan 8, 2021 Events / Safety / Sport / Venues /


GlobalData highlights digital passes can boost consumer confidence for travel and venue access

GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, has highlighted that digital passes and certificates can boost consumer confidence during COVID-19 when travelling both domestically…

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Jan 7, 2021 Access / Safety / Technology / Tourism /



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