Month: April 2022

ASM Global haute plans for AO Arena

Manchester AO Arena to undergo renovation

ASM Global (US), the world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences, venue management and event strategy, has announced a $63 million plan beginning this Summer to transform the AO Arena in Manchester, UK. ASM Global stated that the above plan is set to dramatically enhance the venue’s... » Read more

Barcelona City Council nod to Camp Nou revamp

Barcelona will move from Camp Nou because of renovation work

The Barcelona City Council (Spain) has granted the construction permit for the renovation of Camp Nou, which the LaLiga team FC Barcelona plans to begin next June. The club will play its 2023-2024 season games at the Lluís Companys Olympic Stadium in Barcelona, Spain. The ‘as’ stated that FC... » Read more

Colombia to stage 2022 IWF spectacle

IWF world championship to be hosted in Colombia

After a recently concluded bidding process by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF), Colombia (country in South America) has been selected as the host nation for the 2022 IWF Senior World Championships. The ‘International Weightlifting Federation’ stated that as part of a new... » Read more

VITEC solutions ‘vital’ for fan engagement

Bryan Reksten at Coliseum MENA

A spontaneous speaker, words come with ease to Bryan Reksten and he has all information on his fingertips. Presently in the role of Vice-President, Global Marketing, VITEC, US, Reksten is responsible for the branding and go-to-market strategy of VITEC’s solutions across multiple market segments... » Read more

Cut in steep Stade de France rent sought

French sports bodies to renegotiate Stade de France deal

The French Football Federation and the French Rugby Federation have joined hands towards a common goal: To lower the rental price of the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, France. The ‘L’Équipe’ stated that the above two entities have joined forces and have decided to work for lowering the... » Read more

Russia stripped of 2023 ice hockey showcase

Russia looses ice hockey world championship

Next year’s ice hockey world championship will be moved away from St. Petersburg in Russia, the governing body International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) said on April 26th due to concerns about the wellbeing of players and officials following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The ‘Reuters’... » Read more

Denver Broncos in dire need of new stadium?

Denver new owner new stadium

To build, or not to build? That is the question – at least for the National Football League (NFL) team Denver Broncos’ incoming owner. Driving the news: Franchise (Denver Broncos) President Joe Ellis recently told newsmen that erecting a new Broncos stadium will be “Issue No. 1 on the... » Read more