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Australian Government announces $15 million funding support for 2026 AFC Women’s Asian Cup

A $15 million funding investment has today been announced by the Australian Government - delivering further support of Australia’s hosting the 2026 AFC Women’s Asian…

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Jun 13, 2024 Events / Finance / Government / Sport /


Hospitality company Accor announces Stripe as primary global payments partner

Multinational hospitality company Accor has announced a partnership with Stripe in which Stripe’s financial infrastructure platform for businesses will become the primary payments…

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Jun 12, 2024 Finance / Hospitality / Technology /


Singapore-based ThriveX acquired by Echelon Fitness

US-based Echelon Fitness has announced the acquisition of Singapore-based recovery solutions brand ThriveX. Announcing the acquisition, Peloton rival Echelon, whose main product is the…

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Jun 12, 2024 Finance / Fitness / Technology / Wellness /


BF Brokers targets international expansion

National business brokerage firm, BFBrokers have announced the appointment of Ron Hanerfeld to drive their expansion into Asia. With over 18 years of experience in the fitness and wellness…

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Jun 3, 2024 Finance / Fitness / Sport /


Collapse of junior cricket tour operator impacts Sydney parents, coaches and emerging players

Calypso Destinations - a tour operator specialising in junior cricket tours owned by Sydney businessman Kevin Tyler - has collapsed, leaving a number of Sydney parents, coaches and…

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May 30, 2024 Education / Events / Finance / Sport / Tourism /


FIFA delegation undertakes evaluation of stadium improvements in Indonesia

Supporting the improvement of venue infrastructure in Indonesia, world football governing body FIFA has announced the completion of an evaluation of eight stadiums across the country in…

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May 30, 2024 Finance / Safety / Security / Sport / Venues /


Australian Live Music Business Council welcomes US law change on ticketing transparency

The Australian Live Music Business Council (ALMBC) has released a statement advising that “huge positive changes are on their way in global ticketing” following the US House of…

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May 29, 2024 ByNigel Benton Finance / Government / Legal / Ticketing / Venues /


Chinese tourism contributes to Genting Singapore nearly doubling its profits

Increased visitor and tourism spending during the Chinese New Year festive season has contributed to he operator for Resorts World Sentosa (RWS) - Genting Singapore -  reporting a…

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May 15, 2024 Attractions / Finance / Tourism /



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