News: Tourism

Middle East’s largest cylindrical aquarium opens in Bahrain

The Mall of Dilmunia, a family-centric mall concept in the Arabian Gulf kingdom of Bahrain has this officially opened the Bahrain Aquarium showcasing over 2,700 fish in the Middle…

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Sep 17, 2021 Attractions / Environment / Retail / Tourism / Zoos /

 
 

How will vaccine passports work in each state and overseas?

Vaccine passports will be issued to adults who have been fully vaccinated by the Australian Government in the coming weeks, as pledged by Federal Ministers. Australian Prime Minister Scott…

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Sep 15, 2021 ByJoe Cusmano Government / Safety / Security / Tourism /

 
 

EarthCheck extends global sustainability partnership

Global scientific benchmarking, certification and advisory group for tourism, EarthCheck, has extended its global network of partners by welcoming, Belmond, the LVMH owned luxury…

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Sep 14, 2021 Environment / Tourism /

 
 

Western Australian Government announces Aventuur as preferred developer of Perth surf park

Global surf park developer and investor Aventuur, Inc. has today been announced by the Western Australian Government as the preferred proponent to deliver an integrated surf park…

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Sep 12, 2021 Attractions / Government / Technology / Tourism / Waterparks /

 
 

2021 World Tourism Day set to celebrate inclusivity

In an intervention that aims to drive the global recovery of the pandemic impacted industry, the United Nations World Tourism Organization has invited all member states, stakeholder…

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Sep 10, 2021 ByNigel Benton Marketing / Safety / Tourism /

 
 

Australian Vaccine Passports potentially ready within weeks

Australians will begin using an international vaccine passport within weeks to prove their immunisation status overseas and on their return as Prime Minister Scott Morrison flags home…

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Sep 10, 2021 ByJoe Cusmano Events / Government / Safety / Tourism / Wellness /

 
 

Hong Kong Disneyland Resort appoints new Ambassadors to continue diversity and inclusion efforts

Hong Kong Disneyland Resort has appointed Lily Chan and Tony Dick as its new 2022-2023 Ambassadors, marking the first time for the resort to appoint two cast members and a non-Chinese cast…

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Sep 10, 2021 Attractions / Entertainment / Tourism /

 
 

Centara Resort becomes first Asian hospitality group to formally incorporate GSTC-recognised standards

Leading Thailand hotel operator, Centara Hotels and Resorts, has announced its recent achievement of the ‘GSTC-Recognised Standard’ status from the Global Sustainable Tourism…

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Sep 10, 2021 Environment / Hospitality / Tourism /

 
 

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