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Nevis Catapult: NZ’s latest thrill ride launches into action

Behold the Nevis Catapult, a world-first experience for thrillseekers launched by bungy pioneer AJ Hackett Bungy. The Catapult exposes adrenaline junkies to 3G of force and speeds of almost 100km per hour in 1.5s, propelling...

Ascott expands apart’hotels portfolio in Vietnam

The Ascott Limited (Ascott) has opened two properties in Vietnam – Citadines Blue Cove Danang and Citadines Regency Saigon. Citadines Blue Cove Danang is Ascott's first property in Danang and its largest property globally. It...

Take a virtual tour of Te Pae Christchurch

With the release of a new animated video, conference organisers can now take a virtual tour of Christchurch’s Te Pae convention centre. Ōtākaro Limited Strategy and Property Opportunities general manager, Keith Beal, said that the...

Egencia launches new data, analytics tools

Egencia, the business travel arm of the Expedia Group, has launched the Egencia Analytics Studio, a data visualisation system. Analytics Studio enables travel managers to explore the data visually, look at insights, and be able...

IHG unveils Business Edge for SMEs

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has introduced IHG Business Edge, a programme designed to enhance the corporate travel experience for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The programme is designed to streamline the negotiation process, reward loyalty...

Demand for inflight Wi-Fi driving airline loyalty in Asia-Pacific

Over three quarters (78%) of passengers would more likely rebook with an airline if high-quality inflight Wi-Fi is offered, according to the fourth annual global Inflight Connectivity Survey published by Inmarsat in association with...

Beyond Asia: Estonian History Museum, 52nd EPCA Annual Meeting, and Nalan Emre

Here's TTGmice's weekly round-up of MICE developments outside of Asia-Pacific.

New director of sales for Christchurch’s Te Pae

Gillian Officer has been appointed the director of sales for Te Pae, Christchurch Convention Centre. In her new role, Officer will have to work towards securing events for the opening of Te Pae from...

A full focus on the details

Partners in a different time zone, bad weather and a diverse audience with varying taste for fun and food did not stumble Goche’s event planners.

Christoph Holzapfel helms Six Senses Con Dao

Christoph Holzapfel has been appointed as general manager of Six Senses Con Dao. He joins the luxury resort in Vietnam from his most recent role as resort general manager at JA Manafaru in the Maldives. His...