News

Singapore welcomes Egyptian incentive groups

by Naomi Neoh | February 21,2020
SINGAPORE – Egyptian manufacturing company, Al Aman, arrived last Friday in Singapore for a three-day incentive tour, determined to continue its long-awaited trip despite the uncertainty posed by Covit-19.

How planners can fire up participants’ passion

by Meetings and Conventions Asia | February 21,2020
Successful MICE planners know that, these days, business events are no longer confined within the four walls of a venue. Away from the expert panels and breakout sessions, it is just as important to curate and offer activities that transform, have a lasting impact and form a vital part of a organisational culture that people aspire to belong to.

Mega budget for Singapore

by Patricia Wee | February 21,2020
SINGAPORE – Singapore’s astounding S$10.9 billion (US$7.79 billion) overall budget deficit to boost the economy and help businesses tide through the COVID-19 outbreak, whilst approved by industry watchers and local newspapers, is receiving a quiet response from the MICE trade.

IBTM Asia Pacific 2020 postponed

by Meetings and Conventions Asia | February 21,2020
SINGAPORE - Reed Travel Exhibitions has postponed the inaugural edition of IBTM Asia Pacific in Singapore to 13-14 April 2021. The event was to be held at Marina Bay Sands this April.

Tech Talk

Integrated tech is still a dream in business travel

NEW YORK – An integrated business travel booking is still a dream, according to the majority of corporate travel buyers in a study.

Future-proof your meeting room

NEW YORK – Clear and efficient communication is an essential competitive advantage in today’s corporate climate, and most of that communication occurs in...

Getting smart with meetings tech

How to incorporate cutting-edge technology into your next event.

Wellness Tips

How to avoid catching a cold on a plane

NEW YORK – Winter is coming. As the sun starts to set earlier and winter coats come out of hiding, fears of catching a cold resurface. According to Heathline,...

How meeting planners can reduce stress with mindfulness

NEW YORK – Meeting professionals have a lot on their plates. Managing budgets, along with constant travel and tight deadlines, were key factors in CareerCast...

How to stay healthy while travelling for business

NEW YORK – Anyone in the meetings industry knows that the luxuries of travel also come with the struggles of eating well. But being on the road or in the air...

Hot Ideas

Hotel ride gets royal kickstart in Thai jungle

BANGKOK – Guests at the renowned Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort in Northern Thailand are in for an exhilarating ride around the Kingdom’s...

Mornington’s Spoils Of Land

Away from the slick sights of Melbourne, the surrounding Victoria region has long provided many alluring day-trip experiences for locals who enjoy its scenic...