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Nesuto Auckland Stadium completes $13 million facelift

Sure, you may not be able to travel to New Zealand (or anywhere) right now, but at least you can enjoy these new rooms from a distance.

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Destinations

Monaco waives cancellation fees for events disrupted by COVID-19

Fresh off the back of the cancellation of the 2020 Monaco Grand Prix, the Principality of Monaco has revealed it is waiving cancellation fees at its major convention centre.

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Hotels

How Ovolo is adapting in tough times to continue its unique hotel experience

The hotel group is flipping the bird at COVID-19 and making the most of these challenging times with a variety of new initiatives.

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Events

TEG Live to refund customers $5m over misleading promotion of basketball games

The ticketing and entertainment giant has been stung thanks to the clever detective work of Rod Sims and his team at the ACCC.

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Events

Women in Travel Awards 2020 postponed

Did you (or were you about to) submit your entry for this year’s awards? If so, you’ll definitely want to give this a read.

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Events

MEA teams up with Sustainable Event Alliance for future-focused hackathon

Feeling a little lost as to what the future, near and far, looks like for the MICE industry? This event could clear some of the haze.

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Business

AACB welcomes $50m expansion to federal trade and tourism grant

The substantial financial injection will allow tourism businesses to receive additional reimbursements for costs incurred in marketing their products and services around the world.

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Business

“Heartbreaking”: Company behind coronavirus-plagued cattle conference goes into liquidation

In very sad news, an events company has been liquidated shortly after one of its conferences suffered an outbreak of COVID-19.

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Events

CINZ to host coronavirus recovery event

Conventions & Incentives New Zealand is looking to the future with the announcement of a recovery event for 2020.

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Hotels

Accor pledges $125 million towards COVID-19 employee fund

The hotel group will allocate 25 per cent of a withdrawn dividend to a special-purpose fund for its employees.

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Destinations

Event planners get a taste of Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef

A whole host of goodies have been sent to business event planners forced to postpone their visits to the popular North Queensland destinations.

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Technology

Boss accidentally turns herself into a spud during work meeting

Having video conferencing troubles? Well, pray you don’t turn yourself into a potato during a meeting with your colleagues.

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