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Construction advances on wave-like stadium centrepiece for 2021 Asian Youth Games

Set to stage the third Asian Youth Games in November, the port of Shantou in China's Guangdong Province is moving forward with the construction of new sports venues, including…

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May 18, 2021 Design / Events / Sport / Venues /


ASM Global APAC appoints new General Manager at Dubai’s Coca-Cola Arena

ASM Global APAC has announced that Coca-Cola Arena’s Mark Jan Kar will be promoted to the new role of General Manager as part of a restructure following the recent resignation of…

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May 14, 2021 Entertainment / Sport / Venues /


VMA welcomes New Board Members

The Venue Management Association (Asia and Pacific) has announced the appointment of the results of its 2021 Board Election, with the elections having sought to fill four Active member…

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May 13, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Safety / Sport / Venues /


SportAccord announces World Health Organization Director-General as Keynote Speaker

SportAccord has confirmed that Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), will be a Keynote Speaker at the fully virtual International…

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May 12, 2021 Events / Sport /


World eSports League unveiled in South Korea

The World eSports League (WSL), a brand-new global esports event hosted by Technoblood eSports (TB eSports) has been unveiled in the South Korean capital of Seoul. Revealing its plan for…

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May 11, 2021 Entertainment / Sport / Technology /


AFC Cup matches scheduled for Maldives hub postponed ‘until further notice’

The Asian Football Confederation has indefinitely postponed AFC Cup group matches set to take place in the Maldives after a new wave of COVID-19 cases across the continent. The AFC said…

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May 11, 2021 Safety / Sport / Venues / Wellness /


Works continue for Vietnam’s hosting of 31st SEA Games and 11th ASEAN Para Games

Vietnam’s preparations for the hosting of 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) and the 11th ASEAN Para Games (ASEAN Para Games 11) based in the city of Hanoi later this year are…

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May 8, 2021 Events / Sport / Venues /


ASM Global welcomes the return of senior venue industry HR executive Rebecca Barry

ASM Global (Asia Pacific) Chairman and Chief Executive Harvey Lister today announced that Rebecca Barry will take up the role of Director, People and Culture for ASM Global’s Asia…

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May 7, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Sport / Venues /



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