News

TCEB levels up MaxiMICE campaign to target APAC corporate travel market

by Lee Xin Hui | December 10,2019
BANGKOK – Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) is stepping up efforts to woo MICE tourists from Asia Pacific on the back of a successful campaign in FY 2019.

More unique venues, local experiences on offer for Seoul-held events in 2020

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 10,2019
SEOUL – Seoul is gearing up for a busy new year of international meetings, with six notable large-scale gatherings set to bring 17,200 participants to the city’s top conference venues in the first half of 2020 alone.

Loyalty points for corporate bookings under My Millennium

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 10,2019
SINGAPORE – Following their launch of ‘My Millennium’ in March 2019, Millennium Hotels and Resorts (MHR) has updated their guest reward programme to now award corporate bookings with loyalty points when travel agents book for their customers, as well as for individual corporate travellers.

Over 20 Hyatt properties to launch globally by end 2020

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 10,2019
HONG KONG – Over 20 new luxury hotels and resorts are expected to open worldwide by end 2020, including properties under the Park Hyatt, Andaz, Alila, Grand Hyatt, Miraval and The Unbound Collection by Hyatt brands.

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...