News: Venues

Live Nation first quarter results show soaring fan demand for concerts

Global entertainment giant Live Nation has advised that with a record 19.5 million patrons flocking to its events and revenues up by more than 70% during the first quarter of 2023,…

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May 9, 2023 Entertainment / Finance / Ticketing / Venues /


World Rugby announces women’s WXV series to launch in New Zealand and South Africa

World Rugby has officially launched its new women’s international competition concept, WXV, with New Zealand and South Africa named as the inaugural hosts. Part of a full overhaul of…

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May 9, 2023 Sport / Venues /


Adelaide Festival Centre and National Gallery Singapore partner in five year creative collaboration   

Adelaide Festival Centre and National Gallery Singapore have entered into a five year agreement for creative collaboration and cultural exchange. National Gallery Singapore is a leading…

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May 8, 2023 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Venues /


Southeast Asian Games open in Phnom Penh

The 32nd Southeast Asian (SEA) Games have opened in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh with sporting action already underway. Athletes from the competing 11 nations - the 10 members of…

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May 5, 2023 Events / Sport / Venues /


Radisson Hotel Group expands partnership with Philippines-based SM Hotels & Conventions Corp

Radisson Hotel Group has embarked on the latest phase of its expansion strategy in the Philippines, with the signing of a Master Development Agreement for the Park Inn by Radisson brand,…

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May 5, 2023 Events / Hospitality / Tourism / Venues /


Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island names Aquaman actor Jason Momoa as its new ‘Chief Island Officer’

Abu Dhabi‘s Yas Island - home to attractions including Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Warner Bros. World and Yas Waterworld - has launched a new tourism campaign, naming Aquaman and Game of…

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May 4, 2023 Attractions / Hospitality / Marketing / Tourism / Venues /


Qatar to host 2027 FIBA Basketball World Cup

Basketball’s world governing body has announced that Qatar will host the 2027 FIBA World Cup, the first time the event will be held in a Middle Eastern nation. With Qatar having…

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Apr 28, 2023 ByNigel Benton Events / Sport / Venues /


Hong Kong Heritage Museum and Film Arts Association participate in Pop Culture Festival

The first-ever ‘Hong Kong Pop Culture Festival’ commences in April, with over 20 exciting events scheduled throughout the year with participating venues including Hong Kong…

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Apr 26, 2023 Culture / Entertainment / Events / Tourism / Venues /



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