Weekly Updates on MICE Industry

Wellington’s upcoming 18,000sqm convention centre to expand exhibitions sector

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 18, 2018
Construction of the centre to begin next year that hopes to “put the city on equal footing with Auckland and Christchurch”.

Osaka’s first IR to begin formal bidding process next year

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 18, 2018
Officials will select private sector partners for a joint-bid; Las Vegas Sands a favourite to receive license.

Experience beautiful nature at Radisson Blu’s newest property in Zhengzhou

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 18, 2018
Radisson Blu Zhengzhou Huji features a grand ballroom that can host up to 1,200 guests.

How to break the mould at your next meeting

by Matt Alderton, Successful Meetings | December 18, 2018
Keep your meetings fresh and your attendees engaged.

How to retain new employees

by Matt Alderton, Successful Meetings | December 18, 2018
Employee retention is the number 1 issue on CEOs minds around the world.

New tours on offer to MICE travellers in Chiang Mai

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 11, 2018
Upgrades and partnerships to make Chiang Mai a top MICE destination in Thailand.

Top 10 airlines to fly in 2019

by Matt Alderton, Successful Meetings | December 11, 2018
Singapore Airlines ranked first; Asian airlines comprise half of the top 10 list.

High Speed Rail + Cruise a hit with travellers from China

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 11, 2018
The HKTB-Dream Cruises collaboration brought over 1000 passengers to Hong Kong this November.

Get ready for one of Jakarta’s largest ballrooms at Swissôtel

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 11, 2018
Swissôtel Jakarta PIK Avenue will launch in mid-2019 with more than 4,000sqm of event space.

The ultimate VR experience arrives in Asia

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 11, 2018
US VR company The Void brings Star Wars and Wreck-it Ralph VR attractions to Resorts World Genting.

A modern business-friendly home in Shanghai’s historic Nanxiang

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 11, 2018
New DoubleTree by Hilton Shanghai Nanxiang’s opening brings the first international hotel brand to the up-and-coming business district.

An exclusive wine-tasting for VIPs onboard a private jet

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 11, 2018
VistaJet’s in-flight wine experiences take luxury travelling to new heights.

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Global walking tours

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