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What’s new in North America?
By 27/03/2017 Read More →

What’s new in North America?

Paul Ruben highlights some of the new attractions opening this season in the USA and Canada.

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Season preview: EUROPE
By 27/03/2017 Read More →

Season preview: EUROPE

Park World highlights some of the major new parks, rides and attractions opening across the continent in 2017.

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Market report: MIDDLE EAST
By 21/03/2017 Read More →

Market report: MIDDLE EAST

Phil Taylor from Team Leisure brings us up to speed with developments from  the UAE, Oman, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.

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Market report: ASIA
By 21/03/2017 Read More →

Market report: ASIA

Chris Yoshii and colleagues from the Hong Kong office of Economics at AECOM discuss new theme park developments in China, South Korea, Japan and beyond.

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Maurer rides on
By 20/06/2016 Read More →

Maurer rides on

Park World is pleased to confirm that the Maurer portfolio of rollercoasters is to be marketed by a new entity called Maurer Rides GmbH as Maurer AG (formerly Maurer Söhne) concentrates its efforts on its structural protection systems division.

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The Magical World of Russia
By 20/06/2016 Read More →

The Magical World of Russia

Russian authorities have given the green light to the Moschanko Investment Group’s (MIG) planned $4 billion (€3.6bn) theme park development between Moscow and Kaluga.

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Särkänniemi has the X factor
By 14/05/2016 Read More →

Särkänniemi has the X factor

The Finnish amusement park Särkänniemi, perhaps best known these days as home of Angry Birds Land, has added a new thrill ride from Zamperla.

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Ferrari Land construction continues at PortAventura
By 14/05/2016 Read More →

Ferrari Land construction continues at PortAventura

The Spanish resort PortAventura World has confirmed that its new Ferrari Land park will open in April of next year.

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The low-tech yet highly immersive new kids’ IP
By 30/11/2015 Read More →

The low-tech yet highly immersive new kids’ IP

A new children’s entertainment concept has been launched, and it’s not for couch potatoes. Launching initially as a series of books and then a visitor attraction, Timbalaya’s creators (or “guardians”) are looking for potential franchisees.

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SeaWorld nets Manby
By 20/03/2015 Read More →

SeaWorld nets Manby

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment has appointed Joel Manby as its new president and CEO, effective April 7. The 55-year-old former Herschend executive, who ultimately replaces former CEO Jim Aitchison, will also join the company’s board of directors.

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