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Outlook for Australian Events Industry Bleak As Two Thirds Of Jobs Lost

Two out of every three jobs in the Australian live entertainment sector have been lost this year, according to a new report, prompting calls for greater government assistance. Live events throughout Australia, from music to...

Dubai To Host Opening Leg Of HERO World Series 2021

The Dubai Sports Council announced that HERO Dubai Hatta 2021, the opening race of the HERO World Series 2021 international mountain bike circuit, will be held at the idyllic Hatta Nature Park on 5...

Nimax Theatres Pave The Way Forward For Socially Distanced Ticketing

Social Distancing has been the dreaded buzz word of 2020 and it doesn’t sound like we are going to hear less of it for quite a while yet. The good news is that live, indoor...

US Band Plays Gig With Crowd Inside Plastic Bubbles

Iconic rock band, The Flaming Lips, held a concert where everyone — audience and performers included — was sealed in their own plastic bubble. The band tested their bubble concert idea at an Oklahoma...

Local Dubai Venue Launch ‘Kickass’ Hybrid Livestream Event Solution

What do two guys with a combined fifty years of television production experience do during the worlds worst economic crisis since the Great Depression? Yup, you guessed it - launch a dedicated live-stream event...

Dubai Events Companies Lose Dhs5.5bn Due To Covid-19

The closure of the events industry due to the Covid-19 pandemic has affected thousands of companies in Dubai, a survey by International Live Events Association (ILEA)’s crisis committee has found. The study, which conducted a...

Lounge Concepts Take Over Abu Dhabi Nightlife Scene

To know how the pandemic has upended the UAE clubbing scene, consider this: next weekend’s debut of new lounge night concept La Fiesta at The St Regis Saadiyat Island Resort is nearly sold out. Veteran...

New Cultural Festival Breakout DXB Coming To Dubai This November

A cultural festival is coming to Dubai next month. Taking place on Friday 6 November at the Rove Downtown hotel, Breakout DXB will be the largest live event to take place in the UAE...

Three Campaigns To Save UK Events Industry Combine Forces

Three campaigns to save the UK events industry have aligned in the hope that co-ordinating their efforts will amplify their message. The organisations behind #WeMakeEvents, #LetTheMusicPlay and #WeCreateExperiences have combined using the tagline "One industry...

DTCM Extends Economic Incentives Package To End Of December

The Dubai Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (DTCM) has issued an updated statement extending the economic incentives packages provided by Dubai government. The move comes as the city announced the resumption of its calendar...