• Singapore will host Asia conference of Mice industry

     Friday, October 8, 2021

    A new annual summit for regional leaders in the lucrative meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions (Mice) industry will be hosted by Singapore over the next three years. The first iteration of the Asia CEO Summit will be held at The …

  • Durban ICC aims to become the world’s leading convention centre

     Friday, October 8, 2021

    Durban ICC or the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre is planning to clinch the title of the world’s best convention centre at the World Travel Awards as it is the only convention centre in Africa nominated for the title …

  • Hong Kong Exhibition & Convention Industry Association welcomes new grant

     Friday, October 8, 2021

    The Hong Kong Exhibition & Convention Industry Association (“HKECIA”) welcomes the latest HKSAR Government’s Policy Address recognizing that the convention and exhibition industry is crucial to Hong Kong as an international trade centre, and announcing the further extension of the …

  • Travelodge launches new offering business travellers

     Thursday, October 7, 2021

    Travelodge recently unveiled Travelodge Business, a bespoke one-stop service created to help restart travel programmes post-pandemic. The project supports business accommodation needs and gives companies substantial cash savings. During the last 12 months, Travelodge has worked extensively with its regular …

  • Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre welcomed 25 local events with 1.29 mln attendance

     Wednesday, October 6, 2021

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Management) Limited (“HML”) announced that from 14 July 2021 to 31 August 2021, a total of 25 physical exhibitions were held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (“HKCEC”) with over 1.29 million in attendance.  HML attributed the success of the events to effective COVID-19 preventative measures and flexibility of event rescheduling, adding that the attendance figures also reflect the true value of physical exhibitions

  • Touchless Meeting Technology: Future of Conferences and Meeting

     Monday, October 4, 2021

    Right now, the meetings, events, conference and business summit industry, what we call MICE industry looks for new and more advanced ways to bring all attendees back to big conferences. For this, there is much talk about contactless processes from the parking lot to their seats in the convention centers or in the exhibition venues.

  • Minneapolis Convention Center unveils a $2.9 million redesign of main plaza

     Friday, October 1, 2021

    The Minneapolis Convention Center recently unveiled a $2.9 million redesign of its main plaza. In an official statement the center officials described it as a “more sustainable public green space.” At a construction cost of $2.9 million, the redesign features a new …

  • Business in Japan restarts as emergency ends

     Friday, October 1, 2021

    The businesses and universities in Japan are renewing calls for foreign workers and students to be allowed into the country as the government prepares to lift other coronavirus-related restrictions. The states of emergency that have been in effect in Tokyo …

  • TTG 2021 confirmed Arabia as official partner country

     Friday, October 1, 2021

    Saudi, the authentic home of Arabia, has been confirmed as Official Partner Country of TTG Travel Experience 2021, cementing its presence as a leading tourism destination in the international marketplace. The Italian Exhibition Group event will be held at Rimini …

  • Buffalo Niagara Convention Center set to open in October

     Thursday, September 30, 2021

    The pandemic has harshly affected the meetings, events and convention center. However, the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center is finally set to reopen in early October after being closed now for a year and a half. In a regular year the …