News: Venues

Visa ‘Future of Fandom’ report shows how sport fans engage with technology

Findings released by global payment company Visa show that 51% of fans check live statistics while watching a live event, 47% engage with other live content during an event and 64% of…

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Mar 30, 2024 Hospitality / Marketing / Sport / Technology / Venues /


UFC announces details of Saudi debut and commitment to more Perth bouts

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has revealed details of its first event in Saudi Arabia on 22nd June 22, while also announcing a multi-year partnership with the Western Australian…

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Mar 28, 2024 Entertainment / Events / Sport / Venues /


IAKS to stage post National Sports Convention study tour

The International Association for Sports and Leisure Facilities’ (IAKS) collaboration with 2024 National Sports and Physical Activity Convention (NSC) will see the Germany-based body…

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Mar 27, 2024 Design / Events / Recreation / Sport / Venues /


JPMorgan announces creation of specialist sport investment banking team

USA-based multinational financial institution JPMorgan has formed a new division to offer advisory and financial solutions for clients looking to invest in the sport industry. With…

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Mar 25, 2024 Finance / Sport / Technology / Venues /


Architects Populous announce organisational changes for global operations

Leading global sport and entertainment architecture and design practice Populous has today announced a number of leadership changes in its global and Asia-Pacific operations. Earl Santee,…

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Mar 22, 2024 Design / Entertainment / Sport / Technology / Venues /


Hong Kong Stadium to host its last Rugby Sevens tournament

After 30 years, and in what is expected to be a “glorious finale”, this year’s edition of the Rugby Sevens marks the final time the renowned tournament will be played at…

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Mar 22, 2024 Entertainment / Events / Sport / Venues /


Philippines to host 2025 Volleyball World Championship in 2025

The Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) and Volleyball World, the governing body’s commercial entity, have announced that the Philippines will host the…

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Mar 21, 2024 Events / Sport / Venues /


Kyrgyzstan Government to develop 45,000-seat national stadium

Kyrgyzstan President Sadyr Zhaparov has ordered the construction of a new national stadium with a 45,000-seat capacity. The project, to be built in Bishkek, the capital of Kyrgyzstan, was…

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Mar 19, 2024 Design / Sport / Venues /



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