News: Venues

Events successfully return to Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Wellness and hospitality events were among the four trade fairs successfully held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) from 11th to 13th November 2020.  The fairs…

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Nov 20, 2020 Events / Hospitality / Marketing / Safety / Venues /


Suncorp Stadium’s State of Origin crowd gains global acclaim

Sports fans around the world have acclaimed the near capacity crowd at Brisbane's Suncorp Stadium for last night's State of Origin decider. More than 49,000 fans packed into the…

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Nov 19, 2020 Entertainment / Safety / Sport / Venues /


Dubai’s Coca-Cola Arena looks to return of live events under new procedures

Dubai’s Coca-Cola Arena will see live events return from 20th November with new social distancing and hygiene procedures in place to ensure the safety of visiting fans. Having opened…

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Nov 17, 2020 Entertainment / Safety / Venues /


Vietnamese Grand Prix dropped as F1 announces longest ever race calendar for 2021

Formula One has announced a 23-race calendar for the 2021 season which, if the schedule is completed, will be the longest in its history. With the season starting in Melbourne and a…

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Nov 12, 2020 ByNigel Benton Sport / Venues /


International Sports Federations seek to play a key role in global pandemic recovery

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach, SportAccord and GAISF President Dr. Raffaele Chiulli, and World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus…

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Nov 6, 2020 Events / Safety / Sport / Venues /


Weekend trial of fans at Japan’s Yokohama Stadium hailed a success

A three-day trial at Japan’s Yokohama Stadium of higher fan capacity limits than permitted under current Coronavirus precautions has been used as a testing ground for next…

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Nov 2, 2020 Events / Safety / Sport / Venues /


McDonald Jones Stadium looks to grow reputation as the place where Newcastle celebrates

#KeepItLocal is the mantra of an experienced venue catering team at Newcastle’s McDonald Jones Stadium, which as Arthur Stanley reports, is determined to support local suppliers and…

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Oct 30, 2020 ByArthur Stanley Events / Features / Hospitality / Sport / Venues /


World’s first dedicated coral conservation facility and attraction to be located in Port Douglas

The world’s first dedicated coral conservation facility will be located at the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef in Port Douglas, North Queensland. The Living Coral Biobank aims to…

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Oct 29, 2020 Attractions / Education / Environment / Tourism / Venues /



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