This Week's Headlines

Kempinski offers improved conditions for bookers, lays out plans in Asia

While two major global hotels chains have cut group booking commissions, luxury hotel group Kempinski has decided to head the other way by introducing a...

Gangwon rides Winter Olympics wave to win more business events

Riding on the success of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, the province of Gangwon in...

Global DMC Partners expands in APAC

Global DMC Partners, the largest global network of DMCs, has selected five new partners...

Reed & Mackay opens outpost in Singapore

Corporate travel management company, Reed & Mackay has opened offices in Singapore to be...

TTGmice wishes you a happy Vesak Day

TTGmice will be taking a break for the public holiday next Tuesday. News will resume...

Q&A

Reaching the world in our own backyard

Sophia Chong, assistant executive director of Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), tells Caroline Boey how the city is evolving as an international business events hub and gateway to China

There’s room for a fourth

Sammy Carolus, who's been with the Hyatt family for over 25 years, is now raising Hyatt's fourth baby in Bangkok. He speaks to Karen Yue about the new Hyatt Regency Bangkok Sukhumvit.

Simplicity wins the game

Emmanuel Ebray, HRS Global Hotel Solutions' managing director for South-east Asia and South Korea, tells Karen Yue that for South-east Asian planners holding out for the Meetago solution, it is a case of good things come to those who wait

Dining variety is the spice of life

There may only be just three restaurants at Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort, but Saranga Pathiranage, F&B manager, tells Karen Yue that he and his team can craft many different dining experiences with the power of creativity and flexibility.

Business events steer course for cruises

More meeting and incentive groups are coming on board for corporate events on cruises. Royal Caribbean’s managing director for Asia Pacific, Sean Treacy, tells Pamela Chow how his company is catering to this growing segment

Intelligence

Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events (MICE) is an important component of the hospitality and tourism industry, and drives economic development in many destinations. Generating...
Hotel sourcing processes are undergoing seismic shifts, discover ACTE Research and HRS in a joint study published this month. Hotel sourcing is one of the...

Hong Kong most expensive in APAC for business travel

Hong Kong is now the most expensive location for business travellers, having overtaken Tokyo...

Employer’s perception matters when it comes to bleisure trips: Egencia

According to the latest Egencia 2018 Bleisure Trends study, one in five global business...

APAC grows on rising demand in China, India and SE Asia:...

According to the Global Business Travel Forecast 2018 published by American Express Global Business...

Different priorities for China’s business travel market: CWT study

Despite a slowdown in its economic growth, China is already the biggest business travel...

Editor's Pick

A luscious expansion

More hotel rooms are coming online in the luxury sector, anchoring Shanghai’s appeal for both international and domestic incentives.

Choice picks: Spring of well-being

Close your eyes and relax, as TTGmice reporters take you through some of Asia’s most welcoming hotels and resorts with a specialisation in wellness that even corporate groups can enjoy

The alluring south

For corporate incentives looking to make a quick acquaintance of Sri Lanka’s tourism gems, a trip down south may just be the best option.

Geoff Donaghy

Opened in December 2016, ICC Sydney is hauling back mega events for the harbour city. The venue’s CEO tells us what the winning formula is.

The complete package

Chiang Mai flexes its meeting muscles and reveals why it is more than ready to welcome corporate events and incentive groups.

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