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    Embattled but unbowed, Philippines' all out to counter negative image

    The embattled Philippine travel trade is using every avenue to improve the destination's image, following the latest attack of a heavy indebted gambler at the casino of Resorts World Manila (RWM) last Friday after a series of unfortunate events in recent months.


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    New shuttle service links Jakarta airport and metropolitan area

    The Indonesian Ministry of Transportation has launched the Jabodetabek Airport Connexion (JAConnexion), a bus service connecting 15 hotels and seven malls in Jabodetabek (Jakarta-Bogor-Depok-Tangerang-Bekasi) to Soekarno-Hatta International Airport.


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    New Zealand eyes South-east Asia for business events growth

    New Zealand has set its sights on South-east Asia as one of its key growth markets for the country's business events industry.


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    Plans for future Christchurch Convention Centre revealed

    The architectural designs for the upcoming Christchurch Convention Centre on New Zealand's South Island have been revealed today at CINZ MEETINGS 2017.


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    International venue operator wanted for new Penang centre

    IJM Perennial Development, the developer of the Penang Waterfront Convention & Exhibition Centre (PWCC), is looking for an international venue operator to undertake sales, marketing, operations, catering and facilities management.


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    [PERSPECTIVES] Balancing motherhood with a career

    The ultimate question we are likely to face as mothers is how to find that delicate balance between family, children and a career. It's a challenging decision but if you love what you do, you'll find a way and make it work.


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    Eventbrite, Entegy launch new, complete event solution

    Eventbrite, a ticketing and event technology platform, and Entegy, an Australian event suite, have teamed up to create an end-to-end event management solution.


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    UBM SES chairman to retire

    Stephen Tan will retire from his position as chairman of UBM SES with effect June 30, a role he has held since January 2015.


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    Hertz drives into Sri Lanka with a trio of brands

    Three of Hertz Global Holdings' car rental brands – Hertz, Dollar and Thrifty – are now operating in Sri Lanka's capital of Colombo, following the signing of a multi-brand partnership agreement with local franchise partner Andrew The Car Rental Company.


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    JTB swoops in on Kuoni Global Travel Services

    Barely a month after Thomas Cook India announced its purchase of Kuoni Global Travel Services' DMC network in Asia, Australia, the Middle East, Africa and the Americas, JTB Corporation today announced its acquisition of all shares of Kuoni Global Travel Services for an undisclosed price.


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