Press Room

2019

New Thailand Pavilion Design for Trade Shows an Icon Brand Identity that Reflects Thai Culture

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The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB)-Business is strengthening the position of its Thailand National Pavilion as a more effective marketing tool, for showcasing Thai culture and creative possibilities of...

Lights On Vivid Sydney

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Lighting fixtures are being installed throughout the Harbour City in preparation for the upcoming launch of Vivid Sydney on May 24 - the largest festival of light, music and ideas...

Messe Berlin Singapore Launches First MICE Show Asia 2019 – Focus is on APAC’s Burgeoning MICE Sector

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One of the world’s leading trade fair companies, Messe Berlin has announced it will be organising the inaugural MICE Show Asia 2019 in Singapore. The three-day business-to-business travel trade show,...

TCEB-Business CLMV Road Show 2019 Delivers Record Results for Thai MICE industry

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The Cambodia, Laos,Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV) road show generated nearly 70 new leads, valued at about THB 400 million (approximately US$ 12.5 million) in revenue, on business events originating from...

Community Footprints by Ritz Carlton – Making a Difference in the Lives and Economy of Local People

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The brand-wide environmental and social responsibility program focuses its efforts on child well-being, poverty relief and the environment. In Bali, the resort dedicated to ‘giving back’ initiated a number of...

Women Making Big Strides in the Hospitality Industry

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It has been historically known that many managerial and executive roles in hotels are dominated by men. This is changing with the times, as more businesses become open to fair...

TCEB‘s New Online MICE Intelligence & Resource Centre Elevates Thailand’s Advantage in MICE to a New Height

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The MICE Intelligence & Resource Centre which is accessible to suppliers, organisers and all players involved in the MICE industry is available at TCEB's website, www.businesseventsthailand.com "The MICE Intelligence &...

ICCA’s Elif Balci Fisunoglu Receives Prestigious ACE of MICE Outstanding Service Award

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From right to left: Mr Egemen Bagis, former Turkish Minister for EU Affairs and Chief Negotiator, ICCA European Director Elif Balci Fisunoglu (centre) and Volkan Ataman, President of Tourism Medya...

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Launches Innovative Solution for Clients – Coincides With Global Meetings Industry Day

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The Centre marked the fourth annual Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) by launching its new Exhibition Service Centre (ESC) - a portal which enables event organisers and their exhibitors’ easy access to...

Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London Now Fully Open

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The property will re-open in its entirety on Monday, April 15 having completed the most extensive restoration in its 117-year history.  This includes all new guest rooms and suites and,...

It’s Time We Talked WeChat

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By Nicole Ci, Project Manager at IBTM China Chinese social media giant WeChat (known in China as Weixin) has around one billion active monthly users, making it the country’s most used...

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Partners with City & Guilds and GO1 to Develop Food and Beverage Specialists in Business Events Industry

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Left:  Muhammad Vickneswaran, Director of Human Resources, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Victoria Horrox, Head of Sales East Asia, City & Guilds Group, Alan Pryor, General Manager of the Centre and...

IAAPA Announces Special Events and Program Schedule for IAAPA Expo Asia 2019

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Attractions industry professionals from around the world are invited to take part in several professional networking opportunities and education programs during IAAPA Expo Asia in Shanghai, China this June  11...

Messe Berlin Member of the World Tourism Alliance (WTA)

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Members of WTA include national tourism associations, influential tourism enterprises, academic institutes and other institutions from around the world. Messe Berlin, which is among the top ten trade fair and...

Hong Kong Outbound Market Continues to Grow

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Hong Kong’s travel spending, which rank world’s tenth largest market by total outbound spending in 2016 was up by 5.8 percent to USD25.5 billion in 2017.  In 2018, Hong Kong citizens made 92.21 million...

Attractions Industry’s Premier Event in Asia Returns to Shanghai

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IAAPA, the global association for the attractions industry has announced, registration is now open for IAAPA Expo Asia 2019 (formerly Asian Attractions Expo). This year it is expected, more than...

AIME 2019 Opens with a New Look and Closes on a High Note

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The exhibition officially opened on Monday, February 18 with a one day Knowledge Exchange Program of inspiring talks and networking and two days of full meetings between exhibitors and buyers. ...

The Importance of Partnerships by Paul Vallee of BestCities Global Alliance

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Paul Vallee is managing director of the BestCities Global Alliance. He is responsible for the successful delivery of the alliance’s strategic plan, performance monitoring and overseeing its operations. Here he...

This Year’s AIME Embraces Sustainability Collaborates with Green Partners

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The event has announced a series of partnerships with companies set to champion sustainability at the 2019 event and, will see the green initiatives showcased at the Melbourne Convention &...

IAAPA Announces New Global Brand

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The global association for the attractions industry has revamped its brand identity with a new look and logo to demonstrate its readiness to support the global attractions industry well into...

What can We Expect from ITB China this Year

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Nicole Ci the project manager of ITB China discusses in which direction the event is heading: What changes have you made to the show this year? The market in China...

AIME Partners with Guide Dogs Victoria for Industry-First Sensory Experience at Its 2019 Event

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Asia Pacific Incentives and Meetings Event (AIME) announced an innovative partnership with Australia’s most-trusted charity, Guide Dogs Victoria (GDV), to launch a pop-up sensory experience workshop. Guide Dogs Victoria will...

MITEC Shifts Perceptions of Meeting Venue’s Food and Beverage Offerings

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Taking the cue from global food trend of the ‘click plate’ of sharing food pictures, Malaysia International Trade & Exhibition Centre incorporates Instagram-worthy food presentation and culinary display taking you...

ITB China and China Tourism Association to Extend their Strategic Partnership

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Riding on the success of last year’s edition, ITB China and the China Tourism Association (CTA) renewed their strategic partnerships. David Axiotis, general manager of ITB China and Rungang Zhang,...

ITB China 2019 Renews Partnership with European Travel Commission – Europe Largest Exhibitor at China’s Marketplace for Travel Industry

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Chinese tourism to Europe is increasing and this year’s ITB China sees a rising demand for exhibition space by European destinations - this reflects the trend of Europe remaining the...

Amazing Thailand Countdown 2019 at ICONSIAM

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Tourism Authority of Thailand and ICONSiam has collaborated to organise a New Year celebration in a scale never seen before. Together with other partners, have mapped out a plan to...