News: Venues

Ed Sheeran opens UOB Live Bangkok

Bangkok’s UOB Live entertainment venue has staged its opening event, an Ed Sheeran concert, in front of a 6,000-capacity crowd. Developed with the aim of becoming a world class…

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Feb 13, 2024 Entertainment / Retail / Venues /

 
 

Singapore Sports Hub saw 30% growth in event days through 2023

The Singapore Sports Hub has entered 2024 looking forward to the presentation of a wide range of sporting and community events during the year. Having recently passed the first anniversary…

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Feb 10, 2024 ByNigel Benton Entertainment / Recreation / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Organiser of Hong Kong Inter Miami fixture offers refunds after Lionel Messi no-show

Tatler Asia, the organiser of the Hong Kong fixture featuring Major League Soccer’s Inter Miami CF and a local XI last weekend, has advised that it will issues partial refunds to…

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Feb 9, 2024 Events / Sport / Ticketing / Venues /

 
 

Hong Kong fans and officials angry over Lionel Messi’s failure to play during Inter Miami fixture

Fans at a full-house Hong Kong Stadium on Sunday night booed and called for ticket refunds after Argentine football superstar Lionel Messi failed to feature in a friendly game between his…

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Feb 6, 2024 Marketing / Sport / Ticketing / Venues /

 
 

Chief Executives of Wavegarden and URBNSURF impressed with new style of one-day surfing event

URBNSURF Melbourne’s hosting of the one day surfing event - WSL QS3000 BYD Pro URBNSURF – on 3rd February attracted a crowd of 1000 spectators who gathered in Tullamarine to…

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Feb 6, 2024 Aquatics / Attractions / Events / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Riyadh Marathon to incorporate newly-constructed Kingdom Arena

The Saudi Sports for All Federation (SFA) has announced that the Riyadh Marathon will have its start and finish point on Imam Saud bin Faisal Road, opposite the newly-constructed Kingdom…

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Feb 5, 2024 ByKaren Sweaney Events / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Melbourne Convention Bureau announces new Regional Director for North Asia and Greater China

Melbourne Convention Bureau has welcomed James Zheng to the role of Regional Director - North Asia and China, enhancing MCB’s commitment to strengthening ties between Victoria, North…

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Feb 5, 2024 Events / Venues /

 
 

Iranian Government eases restrictions on women entering football stadiums

Longstanding restrictions on Iranian women watching live football in the nation’s sport stadia -marked by high profile protests over the years - appear to have been eased with 3,000…

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Jan 27, 2024 Culture / Government / Sport / Venues /

 
 

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