coronavirus

Business events given green light across New Zealand

Business events will soon be permitted in Auckland, after it was announced that it will join the rest of New Zealand at Covid-19 alert Level 1 from 11.59pm on 7 October. Level one means that social and business restrictions will be lifted, however border controls will remain in place. It also means that domestic travel is permitted between states. Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) chie...

Small steps are not big enough or bold enough for the UK event industry, says BVEP

The Business Visits & Events Partnership (BVEP), the umbrella body and advocacy group for the UK’s £70bn (US$88bn) events industry, is now calling on the UK Government to save the industry from complete collapse by providing further targeted and long-term support for the sector. After a week during which the UK event industry had been expecting some positive news from its government around a t...