Destinations

Bali stays focused

by Catharine Nicol | December 01, 2017
Why GO? Looking to bounce back after the rumblings of Mount Agung, the destination counts on increased air connectivity and new hotels & resorts to drive its popularity for MICE groups.

Go tropical: 7 reasons why Langkawi is ideal for MICE and green minds

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | November 07, 2017

From its natural landscapes to vibrant venues, Langkawi wows visitors - and walks the talk on sustainability.

Meet and mingle: 10 ways to create fun events

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 11, 2017

Meet and mingle: 10 ways to create fun events Meetings & Conventions Asia 1. The scenery sets the mood Tropical beach destinations offer an ideal location for incentive trips. A venue with a design scheme that focuses on bringing the outdoors in with natural lighting will help ins

Meet and play in Macau: 2017 deals for planners

March 07, 2017

Meet and play in Macau: 2017 deals for planners H/L: Meet and play in Macau: 2017 deals for planners Location, location, location. If one factor can make or break a MICE event it's where it is hosted. When deciding on a destination, meeting planners have many factors to take into co

7 night-time experiences not to miss in Singapore

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | February 21, 2017

7 night-time experiences not to miss in Singapore Meetings & Conventions Asia 1. Indulge in a sunset sail    Royal Albatross against the backdrop of the setting sun. Surprise delegates with a relaxing sunset sail along Singapore's beautiful coastline on board a luxury

Malaysia

by Lee Xin Hui | June 29, 2016
Declared as the “6th Most Price Competitive Country in the World” in the Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 2015, Malaysia is fast becoming a choice destination for MICE planners.

Singapore

by Brooke Thio | April 22, 2016
At the core of Singapore’s cutting-edge development and buzzing cosmopolitan vibe is a tropical destination favoured by those who seek adventure, and colourful culture. Nature and entertainment are all within easy reach of the city centre, while a diverse foodscape caters to all tastes.

Macau

by Mark Lean | April 22, 2016
Macau with its exceptional array of luxury hotels, innovative entertainment, and glittering casinos attracts multitudes of leisure and business travellers. And as one of Southeast Asia’s most popular and established MICE locations, this Special Administrative Region continues to up-the-ante with bigger, brighter and bolder offerings, all of which are designed to keep it at the top of its game.

Bali

by Sanjay Surana | February 15, 2016
Indonesia’s most popular vacation spot Bali ticks all the boxes for an exotic destination, with endless ribbons of beach, traditional villages, unspoilt jungles and forests, and ornate ancient temples.

International Focus

Australia speeds up

A ramp-up of new flights, hotels, and exhibition and convention centres to woo groups.

Barcelona: Big on Congress

Consistency is the name of the game for this popular city that has delegates and tourists alike making a beeline for its shores. Barcelona led the way in 2013...

Surprising Switzerland

The happiest country on earth, per the latest World Happiness Report, Switzerland is sharing the joy with a growing number of visitors. In the first half of...

New Zealand Ups the Ante

Peter Jackson's Hobbit films -- filled with rolling green hills and untouched vistas -- brought New Zealand into the world spotlight. Now, a flurry of...

On Location

Countdown to the 2018 Winter Olympics

Pyeongchang gets ready for sports fans and corporate groups.

South Korea: Vital signs

South Korea’s kaleidoscopic landscape of contrasting cultures and vibrant modernity enrich the social and business experiences of delegates.

Onward Osaka

Known as the city of bright lights and the hub for trade and commerce, Osaka channels its innovative spirit into bold plans for MICE in the coming years.

The Bold and the Beautiful

Beijing shows us how a modern landscape co-exists with the old to create a dynamic tangent that boosts MICE tourism.