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Cost for COVID-delayed Tokyo Olympics is double the original estimate

Organisers of last year’s COVID-delayed Tokyo Olympics have placed the final cost of the Games at US$13 billion (1.4 trillion Japanese yen) - twice the cost of what was forecast in…

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Jun 28, 2022 Events / Finance / Sport / Venues /

 
 

New report reveals global fitness industry’s profound economic impact

A new report from the International Health Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) and the Global Health and Fitness Alliance has revealed the immense economic and socioeconomic impact…

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Jun 25, 2022 Finance / Fitness / Wellness /

 
 

Asia-Pacific’s fitness industry achievements recognised at FIT Summit’s 2022 Awards of Excellence

Greg Oliver, Chief Executive and Managing Director of the Fitness and Lifestyle Group, has this week been recognised as the inaugural winner of the John Holsinger Lifetime Achievement Award…

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Jun 17, 2022 Finance / Fitness / Marketing / Technology / Wellness /

 
 

Indian Premier League media rights sold in record-breaking deal

The streaming and TV rights for the Indian Premier League - the world's richest cricket competition - have been sold for a record US$6 billion for the next five years. Disney-owned…

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Jun 15, 2022 Finance / Sport / Technology /

 
 

Latest Sales Masterclass to deliver skills everyone can learn

The upcoming second industry sales and marketing training seminar being delivered by Impact Training Corporation and the National Sales Academy is to present Two Skills Everyone Can Learn…

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May 27, 2022 Education / Finance / Fitness / Marketing / Ticketing /

 
 

International Olympic Committee posts revenues of US$7.6 billion for elongated Olympic cycle

The International Olympic Committee has declared revenues of US$7.6 billion for the 2017 to 2021 Olympic cycle with the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympics helping to increase its revenues to…

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May 24, 2022 Events / Finance / Sport /

 
 

Amnesty International urges FIFA to compensate Qatar’s World Cup 2022 migrant workers

Amnesty International has urged world football global governing body FIFA to fund a major compensation program for migrant workers who it says have suffered labour abuses in the…

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May 19, 2022 ByNigel Benton Events / Finance / Legal / Sport /

 
 

Sports rights and sports media revenues set for 5.6% growth across APAC through 2022

The market for sports rights and sports media revenues across Asia Pacific recovered in 2021 after the damaging impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020 and is expected to grow at a…

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May 12, 2022 Finance / Marketing / Sport / Technology /

 
 

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