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Living Spaces – Part 2

An eye-catching landmark in Darling Harbour, the new International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) is made up of three buildings, each different in design. Joint venture partners HASSELL + Populous that were behind the architectural...

ICCA reveals how millennials will and can impact an event’s design

TTGmice sat down for a chat with Noor Ahmad Hamid, regional director Asia Pacific of ICCA, at IT&CM China in Shanghai.

Nangang venue expansion to resolve space shortage

A host of developments coming online in the Nangang district is expected to help alleviate Taipei's lack of spaces for large-scale international events. Philip T T Huang, executive director of Nangang International Exhibition Centre, Hall...

Wyndham Group adds ‘by Wyndham’ to its hotel brands

As it transitions into a pure-play hotel franchising and management company, Wyndham Hotel Group is adding the "by Wyndham" suffix to 12 of its brands to unite diverse hoteliers under a common name as...

Hong Kong most expensive in APAC for business travel

Hong Kong is now the most expensive location for business travellers, having overtaken Tokyo which drops to second spot, revealed the latest Daily Rates research published by ECA International. Lee Quane, regional director – Asia...

Photo of the day: AIA Hong Kong’s top achievers say g’day to Melbourne

Some 2,400 incentive winners from AIA Hong Kong were rewarded with a trip around Melbourne and Victoria last week from April 10-13. In Melbourne the group called at Queen Victoria Market, South Melbourne Market, the...

Beyond Asia: Burleigh Court, Memphis Cook Convention Center, and Comic Con Africa

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

Brisbane’s Emporium Hotel South Bank set to open in July

Emporium Hotel South Bank in Brisbane, Australia, is set to open on July 1 2018, with bookings for accommodation, conferencing and events now available. The property will be home to 143 suites over 21 levels,...

Nicolle Davey to helm Perth Convention Bureau

Effective from 1st July 2018, Nicolle Davey will be executive director stakeholder relations of the Perth Convention Bureau (PCB), taking over from Tracey Cinavas-Prosser. In her new role, Davey will oversee management of the PCB...

Sunway Hotels & Resorts brings on Andre Scholl as CEO

Sunway Hotels & Resorts, the hospitality division of Malaysian conglomerate Sunway Group, has appointed Andre Scholl as CEO to lead the company and oversee the next phase of development for the hotel group. In his...