News: Tourism

Australia unveils pavilion for Dubai World Expo 2020

Australia, along with Canada, India and Malaysia, has revealed its Pavilion for Dubai World Expo 2020. The newly completed pavilion, ‘Blue Sky Dreaming’, seeks to highlight…

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Feb 22, 2021 Attractions / Events / Tourism / Venues /

 
 

American Wave Machines reveal near completion of Surf Stadium Japan facility

American Wave Machines, Inc. has announced that construction of its PerfectSwell artificial wave pool is approaching completion at Surf Stadium Japan. Located in the beach and surf town of…

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Feb 19, 2021 Aquatics / Attractions / Technology / Tourism / Waterparks /

 
 

Anantara’s resorts in northern Thailand listed as Travel+Leisure’s Top Hotels of the World

Luxury hotel group Anantara’s two northern Thailand resorts, Anantara Chiang Mai Resort and Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp and Resort have been included in Travel+Leisure USA…

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Feb 19, 2021 Environment / Hospitality / Marketing / Tourism /

 
 

Hong Kong Disneyland park to reopen with enhanced hygiene measures

Hong Kong Disneyland park will reopen tomorrow with mandatory COVID-19 testing for cast members involved in operation once every 14 days and park visit reservations required for guests.…

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Feb 18, 2021 Attractions / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island will welcome guests from 18th February

Developer Miral has announced that the new Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island will welcome guests from 18th February. Situated within Yas Bay, Abu Dhabi’s waterfront destination on Yas…

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Feb 16, 2021 Hospitality / Tourism /

 
 

Asia’s theme parks undergo development of new attractions

With operational theme parks across Asia closed for a large part of 2020, the venues made the most of the year with work on new attractions while under development resorts moved forward…

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Feb 14, 2021 Attractions / Tourism /

 
 

Dubai theme park operator urges shareholders to back takeover offer

Dubai-based DXB Entertainments, operator of Dubai Parks and Resorts, is urging shareholders to accept an offer from its majority shareholder, state-controlled Meraas Holding, to acquire its…

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Feb 12, 2021 Attractions / Entertainment / Finance / Retail / Tourism /

 
 

WTTC new paper showcases tourism industry’s role in in enhancing social progress

The World Travel and Tourism Council has released a new paper highlighting the importance of the tourism industry in enhancing social progress and driving the global economy. This paper is…

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Feb 12, 2021 Hospitality / Tourism / Wellness /

 
 

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