Latest News for: Australia leisure


Australia to re-open borders to students, workers

Urdu Point 22 Nov 2021
That move left an estimated 1.4 million skilled visa holders stuck in Australia, unable to return if they decided to leave ... There is no word yet on when leisure travellers may be able to return to Australia, a blow to the equally hard-hit tourism sector, which has seen visitor numbers virtually evaporate since borders were closed in March 2020.

When can British travellers return to Australia?

The Independent 22 Nov 2021
... spread rapidly around the world by aviation, non-essential international leisure travel in and out of Australia was banned on 24 March 2020.

Australia to reopen borders to foreign students, workers

Straits Times 22 Nov 2021
According to Universities Australia, an industry group, 130,000 international students remain outside the country ... There is no word yet on when leisure travellers may be able to return to Australia, a blow to the equally hard-hit tourism sector which has seen visitor numbers virtually evaporate since borders were closed in March last year.

Kai Sotto rested anew in 36ers' preseason game

The Manila Times 21 Nov 2021
Kai Sotto (No ... FILIPINO NBA prospect Kai Sotto was rested in Adelaide's game against Tasmania in the National Basketball League Blitz preseason at the Ulverstone Sports and Leisure Center in Australia on Sunday ... .

Flight Centre’s new MD ready for 'exciting new era of growth'

Independent online (SA) 19 Nov 2021
Stark, who has been appointed to the newly created role of global managing director for the flagship Flight Centre leisure brand, will relocate from South Africa to Brisbane, overseeing the Flight Centre brand in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, the United Kingdom and Canada.

More Planes Landing As Virgin Australia Gears Up For A Big 2022

Simple Flying 19 Nov 2021
Virgin Australia has signed a letter of intent to add a further seven Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft to its fleet ... “This enables us to continue to deliver the right mix of destinations with high frequency to support both our business and leisure purpose guests.” All Virgin Australia employees will be back at work by December 1.

Playtech investor Gopher pulls out of potential takeover battle

Metro USA 19 Nov 2021
Playtech’s board has recommended a 2.1 billion pound offer from Australia’s Aristocrat Leisure for its overall business to shareholders. (Reporting by Muvija M and Sachin Ravikumar in Bengaluru; Editing by Shinjini Ganguli). .

Formula 1 legend Eddie Jordan joins former BoyleSports CEO in £3bn Playtech bid

Irish Independent 19 Nov 2021
Eddie Jordan has teamed up with former Boylesports CEO Keith O’Loughlin to spearhead a £3bn approach for Playtech, a London-listed provider of software to the online gaming industry ... That’s well ahead of an offer already on the table from Australia’s Aristocrat Leisure which values the business at £2.7bn and has the backing of the Playtech board ... .

Eddie Jordan the latest to make a play for gaming specialist Playtech

Business Day 18 Nov 2021
The approach by JKO Play follows one from Playtech’s No 2 shareholder Gopher and a £2.1bn offer by Australia’s Aristocrat Leisure, which Playtech’s board has recommended to shareholders. Shares in Playtech rose 4.4% to trade at 773.5p. Aristocrat had agreed to buy Playtech for 680p per share ... Reuters  .

Eddie Jordan-led company in £3bn-plus bid for Playtech

The Irish Times 18 Nov 2021
The offer, which is the third takeover approach made for the company founded in 1999 by Israeli billionaire Teddy Saga, paves the way for a potential bidding war ... The other bidders are Playtech’s second largest shareholder Gopher and a £2.1 billion bid from Australia’s Aristocrat Leisure, which has been recommended by the board ... .

Escape the everyday in style with Queen Elizabeth as she embarks on 17 new international ...

Victoria Advocate 18 Nov 2021
Cunard is the only line to offer regularly scheduled Transatlantic service between New York and London, and it continues to celebrate the freedom of travel on exciting World Voyage and Grand Voyage itineraries that visit Europe, North America, South America, Africa, Asia and Australia.

Victoria showcases sports capability and strong industry connections with the Middle East at Expo 2020 Dubai

Urdu Point 17 Nov 2021
Dubai (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 17th Nov, 2021) The Australian state of Victoria has co-hosted an event at the Australian Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai that brought together some of the leading sports industry figures from Australia and across the Middle East.

The Challenges Facing The Asia-Pacific Aviation Recovery

Simple Flying 16 Nov 2021
Photo. Getty Images Lagging behind ... Photo ... Photo ... New Zealand has fully vaccinated 80% of its population, and Australia is catching up as well ... IN SEPTEMBER, an IATA survey in 11 markets, including Australia, India, Japan, and Singapore, showed a huge appetite for leisure travel among people and their growing confidence in effective COVID management.

The Most Notable New Airline Routes This Week

Simple Flying 16 Nov 2021
Photo. Indira Gandhi International Airport. American takes off from JFK to Delhi ... In the second week of 2022, it’ll compete directly with Virgin Australia and Jetstar, each with a 14-weekly offering ... The route is the latest in Australia to have launched, as Qantas and Virgin, in particular, target unserved and underserved leisure destinations.

Citi Joins Other Lenders to Finance Aristocrat Leisure’s Playtech Bid

Finance Magnates 15 Nov 2021
Bidco, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Australia-based Aristocrat Leisure, agreed to buy Playtech in an all-cash deal ... Additionally, Bidco signed a commitment letter to fund a senior secured incremental term loan facility with UBS, Australia Branch, UBS Securities, Goldman Sachs Mortgage Company and Goldman Sachs Australia.Suggested articles.