Weekly Updates on MICE Industry

Thinking outside the ‘block’: reasons why attendees are booking solo

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 09, 2019
About half of convention delegates avoided booking at designated hotels and reservation systems.

Spotlight on Malaysia

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 09, 2019
Malaysian Convention & Exhibition Bureau is busy setting up its ninth roadshow to woo Chinese planners.

In the heart of Jakarta

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 09, 2019
The Swiss-Belresidences Rasuna Epicentrum marks the group’s seventh hotel in Jakarta.

A french culinary affair

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 09, 2019
Michelin-starred chef Jérémy Gillon helms the new Restaurant Jag, offering personalised menus for private events.

Building blocks of success

by Will Chin, Lee Xin Hui, Naomi Neoh, Catharine Nicol | April 08, 2019
From business meetings and team-building activities to after-hour entertainment, integrated resorts throughout the region are pulling out all the stops to delight and surprise in the coming year. Here’s a rundown of what the biggest names have to offer.

New GM leads Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 05, 2019
After 15 years with international hotel chains in China, Vietnam and Thailand, this marks the French national’s first role in Malaysia.

The rise of unchartered territories

by Yuji Andreas Wendler | April 02, 2019
Yuji Andreas Wendler, managing director at Germany-based team travel international, shares why second-tier — or even third-tier — destinations don’t necessarily need to be second best when it comes to incentive travel.

Business made simple

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 02, 2019
Millennium Hotels & Resorts launches corporate bookings platform Millennium for Business.

Start here, go global

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 02, 2019
Get Global will happen at International Convention Centre (ICC) Sydney on July 26, 2019.

Come for the meetings, stay for the privileges

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 02, 2019
Hong Kong Tourism Board introduces brand new 2019/20 HK Rewards programme.

Spreading the good word

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 02, 2019
ICC Sydney went on an Asian tour to promote their facilities and services.

MITEC gets upsized

by S.S. Yoga | April 02, 2019
The largest trade and exhibition space in Malaysia plans to offer even more options soon.

Hot Ideas

Live life uncaged in Fiji

Nature’s unspoiled playground comes alive with bucket-list activities like shark diving and kava making.

Bali Zoo goes excitingly into the night

A new night programme offers visitors a chance to hand-feed the animals and dine in the wild.

The Beautiful Event

How top designers create stunning experiences

Enticing planners and attracting events to your city

What can destinations do to entice MICE planners to hold their events there?

Wellness Tips

Eat. Pray. Meet.

Pier One Sydney Harbour collaborates with lululemon to introduce mindfulness-themed meeting package.

Are you in the right frame of mind?

Connecting the dots between nights away from home and mental health.

How to Keep Meeting Attendees Healthy in 2018

Learn how to put your meetings on the cutting edge of health and wellness this year.

Global walking tours

A hotel chain encourages you to get out and stroll.