Seoul injects 10 billion won in city's MICE sector
The government of Seoul will be providing an additional 10 billion won (US$8.74 million) to assist the city's development of its business events sector in 2017.
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UFI announces 2017 conference theme
UFI announced the theme of this year's UFI Global Congress, Raising the Odds – Pressures and Profits in the Exhibition Industry, at a Meetings Africa press conference in Johannesburg recently.
Picture of Dr Andreas Gruchow, UFI President and Craig Newman, CEO Johannesburg Expo Centre
ibis adds new hotel option to IMPACT Muang Thong Thani vicinity
The 587-room ibis Bangkok IMPACT is the latest accommodation option to open in close proximity to IMPACT Arena, Exhibition and Convention Centre (also known as IMPACT Muang Thong Thani) in the Thai capital city.
[PERSPECTIVES] The challenges in gaining recognition for the events industry
One of the greatest challenges our industry faces is getting the recognition it deserves in two key areas, namely: As a major driver of travel and tourism revenues; As a financial performance driver for business.
[Q&A] Of fame and flexibility
The Mulia Bali's director of communications Adhiyanto Wongso talks to Karen Yue about celebrity connections and the benefit of having a variety of venues onsite
Japan's MICE agents optimistic about growth in luxe events
The growth in luxury travel into Japan is rubbing off on the business events sector as consumers increasingly seek the unusual and the unique.
Australia's attraction strong despite challenges
Despite the country being a challenge for travellers in terms of distance and costs, hosted buyers at the recent AIME show told TTGmice that what the country has to offer event planners and delegates often outweighs the negatives.
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HKTB expands, enhances Top MICE Agents Awards, Maritime Museum
The fifth Top MICE Agents Awards Ceremony and Familiarisation Trip, conducted by Meetings and Exhibitions Hong Kong (MEHK), held its largest-ever edition this month, with South Korean top-performing agents gaining recognition for the first time.