News: Security

Bumper crowd for USA’s Indy 500 highlights dangers of unmasked crowds and need for vaccinations

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s hosting of the largest sporting crowd in the world since the start of the Coronavirus pandemic for the Indianapolis 500 has highlighted the dangers…

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Jun 6, 2021 Safety / Security / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Shanghai Disneyland trial enhancement of facial recognition technology

Shanghai Disneyland is the latest Disney theme park to test facial recognition technology, after a similar trial at Magic Kingdom in Florida. Starting the trial operation yesterday (26th…

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May 27, 2021 Attractions / Entertainment / Security / Technology / Tourism /

 
 

OCBC Arena and Aquatic Centre closed to public for exclusive use by Team Singapore athletes

Singapore’s OCBC Arena and OCBC Aquatic Centre have been closed to the public from today to allow Team Singapore's athletes to train ahead of the Olympic, Paralympic and SEA…

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May 21, 2021 ByNigel Benton Aquatics / Fitness / Safety / Security / Sport /

 
 

Dubai’s Legoland Water Park to reopen from tomorrow

Dubai’s Legoland Water Park will reopen its doors to the public from this Thursday (1st April) with capacity reduced in line with health regulations and social distancing…

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Mar 31, 2021 Aquatics / Security / Tourism / Waterparks /

 
 

UN expert highlights urgent need for action on the world’s worsening water crisis

A United Nations expert has called for a robust and rapid global response to the world’s worsening water crisis, saying that climate change had become a “risk multiplier”…

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Mar 10, 2021 Environment / Security /

 
 

Japanese Prime Minister insists Tokyo Olympics will go ahead in 2021

Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has insisted that this year’s Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics will go ahead despite rising fears that Coronavirus disruption will stretch into…

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Jan 2, 2021 Events / Safety / Security / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Reports reveal plan by Russian intelligence services to hack Tokyo Olympics

Russian military intelligence services were planning a cyber-attack on the Japanese-hosted Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo this summer according to the UK National Cyber Security Centre.…

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Oct 20, 2020 Events / Security / Sport /

 
 

GlobalData advises contactless technologies increasing in popularity within tourism industry

With COVID-19 restrictions being relaxed across several countries, GlobalData - a leading data and analytics company – advises contactless technologies such as disinfectant robots,…

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Sep 18, 2020 Access / Safety / Security / Technology / Tourism /

 
 

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