News: Safety

HKCEC enhances safety measures and launches lucky draw to encourage vaccination

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Management) has committed to safeguarding the health and safety of event attendees by continuously enhancing stringent preventive measures at the…

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Jul 28, 2021 Events / Marketing / Safety / Technology / Venues /

 
 

FIBO postponed again due to COVID and now scheduled for April 2022

The organisers of Germany's FIBO, the international fitness and wellness trade show, have advised that the event originally planned for 4th to 7th November 2021, will be suspended due…

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Jul 27, 2021 Events / Fitness / Safety / Wellness /

 
 

ASM Global partners with Honeywell to create smarter and safer venues

International entertainment company ASM Global has announced a partnership with technology giant Honeywell to enhance safety, cleanliness and operational standards at its venues. The…

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Jul 26, 2021 Entertainment / Safety / Sport / Technology / Venues /

 
 

World Health Organization adviser says big sporting crowds should be banned

A leading adviser to the World Health Organization has called for large sporting crowds to be banned while the Coronavirus pandemic continues and for indoor masks to mandated by…

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Jul 25, 2021 Government / Safety / Sport / Venues / Wellness /

 
 

Australia and New Zealand withdraw from 2021 Rugby League World Cup over COVID concerns

Australia and New Zealand have pulled out of the 2021 Rugby League World Cup scheduled to commence on 23rd October in the United Kingdom, citing COVID safety concerns for players and…

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Jul 22, 2021 Events / Safety / Sport /

 
 

International sport environment bodies call for global health protocols for venue operations

A group of leading sport-oriented non-governmental organisation (NGOs) have joined with the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) to launch a campaign calling for…

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Jul 17, 2021 Environment / Safety / Sport / Venues /

 
 

International guests return to Anantara Resorts in Thailand’s Koh Samui and Koh Phangan

After 18 months of border closures and with Thailand’s islands of Koh Samui and Koh Phangan all set to reopen to international travellers, Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort, Anantara…

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Jul 16, 2021 Hospitality / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

WTTC highlights need for international recognition of all approved COVID-19 vaccines

With tourists being blocked at borders, the World Travel and Tourism Council has warned that the restart of international travel could be seriously delayed without worldwide reciprocal…

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Jul 16, 2021 Safety / Tourism /

 
 

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