Weekly Updates on MICE Industry

To the FUTR and beyond

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | February 19, 2019
MP International, part of Pico Group, announces acquisition of FUTR Group.

AEG Ogden announced as operator for Te Pae Christchurch

by Lee Xin Hui | February 19, 2019

Former general manager of Cairns Convention Centre, Ross Steele, comes onboard as GM. 

Rustic charms beckon from the northern Laotian countryside

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | February 19, 2019
New resort Pullman Luang Prabang adds the city’s largest MICE facilities with outdoor and socially responsible activities.

Not in my workplace

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | February 19, 2019
The inaugural Not In My Workplace (NIMW) Summit will be held on February 21, 2019.

Brisbane’s blockbuster summer

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | February 19, 2019
Brisbane Marketing worked with partners to secure 70 conferences for the city in 2019, which will attract around 34,800 delegates.

Lofty growth from Down Under

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | February 19, 2019
Australia has hit a record with A$187 million in business events in the bag.

Singapore hits new highs

by Lee Xin Hui | February 19, 2019
Rise in tourists for 14 of its 15 top markets, although visitor spending showed mixed performance.

A new jewel in the Arabian Gulf

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | February 19, 2019
Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai opens its doors

Chengdu’s new meeting spot

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | February 12, 2019
Hilton Chengdu Chenghua is Hilton’s eighth property and second flagship brand property in Chengdu.

Raffles wants to put guests into the perfect slumber

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | February 12, 2019
The brand rolls out a dedicated range of sleep amenities and services for when insomnia hits.

A deeper dive into Thailand

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | February 12, 2019
Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau wants to promote 25 MICE routes for the country’s top five MICE cities.

Upping the ante

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | February 12, 2019
The 100% Pure team from New Zealand will have its largest-ever presence at this year’s Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo.

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