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Commuters expect major traffic disruption as construction work resumes of Wellington’s new convention centre

The commuters returning from their holiday breaks can expect traffic disruption on Wellington’s waterfront until the end of February as work resumes on the city’s new convention centre. Wellington City Council said Cable St would be down to one lane …

RM425 million Ipoh International Convention Centre will be operational form January

The RM425 million Ipoh International Convention Centre (IICC), which will be fully operational from next month, is expected to attract more business travelers to the city and in turn benefit its residents. The property developer Bond Holdings Sdn Bhd as …

Sarawak’s business events regain RM291.2 million total economic impact in 2020

Sarawak’s business events industry received the highest of praises by the Sarawak Government after the industry’s 2020 performance was revealed at Business Events Sarawak’s (BESarawak) annual appreciation event. The annual gathering, which strictly complied to the stipulated standard operating procedures, …

Virtual Taiwan Expo will strengthen ties between India and Taiwan

The Bureau of Foreign Trade (MOEA) and Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) have jointly announced the opening of third edition of ‘Taiwan Expo’ today in Taiwan. The expo will continue till 18th December 2020. This first Virtual Taiwan Expo …

Dubai Business Events successfully hosted study mission for MICE tourists from the UK and Russia

Dubai Business Events (DBE) has successfully hosted a study mission for meeting planners from the UK and Russia – its first in 10 months, since the onset of the global Covid-19 pandemic – demonstrating the strong safety measures in place …

  • MICE Connect Africa initiative launched by Sluxia

    Published on : Thursday, October 1, 2020

    Sluxia, the organisers of the Africa MICE Forums recently launched the MICE Connect Africa initiative, a day of virtual speed dating to re-discover and explore different MICE products from across Africa that is already or still open for business. The decision …

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  • The Convention Centre has been recognised as Best Venue in the C&IT Virtual Awards

    Published on : Thursday, October 1, 2020

    The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD) has won the award for ‘Best Venue’ in the supplier category at the C&IT Awards 2020. As The CCD celebrates its tenth year in operation alongside the tenth anniversary of the prestigious C&IT Awards, …

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  • Chengdu International Environmental Protection Expo is the first expo to be held in China

    Published on : Thursday, October 1, 2020

    The demand for green technologies is constantly growing in China, as emerged clearly at the 16th edition of the sector’s largest expo, Chengdu International Environmental Protection Expo (CDEPE) the first green expo to be held live in Western China. After …

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  • HML introduces subsidy scheme to boost MICE

    Published on : Tuesday, September 29, 2020

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Management) Limited (“HML”) today said it welcomes the announcement that the Hong Kong SAR Government will launch the Convention and Exhibition Industry Subsidy Scheme (“Subsidy Scheme”) on 3rd October 2020.  HML Managing Director Ms …

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  • Seamless Philippines’ 2020 edition will take place online

    Published on : Tuesday, September 29, 2020

    On 30 September & 1 October, Seamless Philippines’ 2020 edition will take place online, bringing together the entire Philippines’ commerce & finance ecosystem to innovate, transform and disrupt. On the morning of 30 September, Mohamed Keraine, Managing Director – Head …

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  • SAHIC Virtual Conference 2020 is going to enlighten Latin American and the Caribbean community

    Published on : Tuesday, September 29, 2020

    The Hotel & Tourism Investment Conference for Latin American and the Caribbean community will hold its annual event virtually this October 5-6 starting at 08:00 am EST. Supported by the effort of sponsors and team, SAHIC is committed to promoting …

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  • Africa Travel Week amplifies ILTM Africa experience for 2021

    Published on : Tuesday, September 29, 2020

    “Luxury doesn’t necessarily have everything to do with the amount of money something costs, but really the quality of the experience that is offered.” That’s the word from luxury travel expert and host of Africa Travel Week’s (ATW) recent virtual …

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  • Travel Forward Virtual starts its registration for this year

    Published on : Tuesday, September 29, 2020

    Travel Forward Virtual has opened registration for this year’s virtual conference and exhibition with the event themed around the tagline of “Resilience, Innovation, Response”. Digital attendees will be able to access TF Virtual conference programme and meetings with Travel Forward …

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  • World Travel & Tourism Council unveils new report for future travel industry

    Published on : Monday, September 28, 2020

    The World Travel & Tourism Council [WTTC], today unveils a new report that explores the implications of the trends for each of four key Travel & Tourism stakeholders: travellers, businesses, workforce, and communities. WTTC, which represents the global Travel & …

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  • Virtual PATA Travel Mart 2020 welcomes over 1,000 delegates

    Published on : Friday, September 25, 2020

    Virtual PATA Travel Mart 2020 (Virtual PTM 2020), organised in conjunction with the Sichuan International Travel Expo (SITE) with the support of the Leshan Culture, Radio, Television and Tourism Bureau and powered by official virtual partner Dragon Trail Interactive, attracted …

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  • Meet in Reykjavík has joined forces with Promote Iceland

    Published on : Friday, September 25, 2020

    Meet in Reykjavík, the official convention bureau for Reykjavík city and the capital area, has joined forces with Promote Iceland. According to an agreement between  Reykjavík’s city council executive committee, Promote Iceland and Icelandair,  Meet in Reykjavík will be operated  …

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  • Reed Exhibitions announces leadership change at Reed Midem

    Published on : Friday, September 25, 2020

    Paul Zilk has decided to step down from his role as President/CEO of Reed MIDEM, an international organiser of business events for the real estate and entertainment industries.  Zilk will be succeeded by Michel Filzi, who is President/CEO of sister …

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  • Africa Travel Week (ATW) partnered with Invest Africa

    Published on : Friday, September 25, 2020

    In a strategic move to drive business opportunities within the travel and tourism sector, Africa Travel Week (ATW) has partnered with Invest Africa, a leading pan-African business platform promoting trade and investment in Africa. The alliance provides a strategic platform …

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  • Italy’s conference and events industry association presented its sixth Italian Survey of Conferences and Events

    Published on : Wednesday, September 23, 2020

    During the web talk Rethinking the future? Italy’s conference and events industry association Federcongressi&eventi presented its sixth Italian Survey of Conferences and Events, the industry’s only study, which has monitored its performance every year since 2015. 2019 data from the …

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  • PlanetIMEX is going to happen in this October

    Published on : Wednesday, September 23, 2020

    “This is the time for facts, not fear. This is the time for science, not rumours. This is the time for solidarity, not stigma. We are all in this together.”  Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organisation, …

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  • HR Tech Festival Asia Online 2020 unites the HR Community in Asia

    Published on : Thursday, September 10, 2020

    COVID-19 has become the accelerator for one of the biggest workplace transformations of our lifetime. Fundamentals have changed and the future is driven by smart technologies and leadership agility for organizational success. HR Tech Festival Asia Online 2020, organized by …

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  • Business in Cape Town focuses on local tourism

    Published on : Tuesday, September 8, 2020

    In Cape Town, South Africa, Lisa Krohn’s Ashanti Lodge, normally remains crowded with backpackers worldwide. In today’s context, this lodge sits almost empty; it’s a sure shot sign of the way the pandemic has destroyed South Africa’s tourism sector. “This …

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  • Ozen Reserve Bolifushi welcomes Ricardo Leal as the resort’s General Manager

    Published on : Tuesday, September 8, 2020

    Ozen Reserve Bolifushi, The Latest Edition Of Atmosphere Hotels And Resorts Group’s Uber-Luxury resort portfolio, THE OZEN COLLECTION, in the Maldives is delighted to welcome Ricardo Leal as the resort’s General Manager. Located in South Male Atoll, the ultra-luxurious resort …

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  • Marriott set to debut first Courtyard property in Malaysia

    Published on : Tuesday, September 8, 2020

    Marriott recently announced that the brand is all set to open the very first Courtyard property in Malaysia titled Courtyard by Marriott Penang. The property is located along the bustling Jalan Macalister in the heart of Penang’s UNESCO-listed George Town. …

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  • AREA15 unveils its indoor and outdoor event venue

    Published on : Friday, September 4, 2020

    AREA15, Las Vegas’ new immersive entertainment, retail and dining destination unveils 40,000 square feet of the destination’s most flexible indoor and outdoor event space, located within a wholly reimagined world of art, technology and design.  Including 32,000 square feet of …

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