AIME Welcome Event 2017 to showcase Melbourne's art, culture, screen and design scene
AIME Welcome Event for 2017 will take place on Monday, 20 February at Carousel by food&desire, one of Melbourne's most iconic event venues, revealed Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB), presenter of the highly anticipated event.
[Q&A] Preferred ways of navigating 2017
Preferred Hotels & Resorts' new executive vice president for Asia Pacific, David Spooner tells Karen Yue that unique and flexible solutions are more critical than ever in today's tough business environment
Dreamtime 2017 to be held in Brisbane for the first time
Tourism Australia has decided to host its signature Dreamtime incentive travel showcase in Queensland's Brisbane for the first time from December 3-6, 2017.
Dusit Thani Bangkok scores first SEAHIS
The inaugural South East Asia Hotel Investor's Summit (SEAHIS), a new event for hotel real estate investors in the region, will be held from June 13-14, 2017, at Dusit Thani Bangkok.
Kanazawa takes up the incentive mantle
To promote the city of Kanazawa as an emerging destination for incentive travel, leading Tokyo-based MICE provider, Event Services, will be launching a new division, DMC Kanazawa, in April or May this year.
South-east Asian incentives on crosshairs of Perth CVB
Armed with stronger funding for Perth Convention Bureau (PCB) this year, along with new tourism products and softening hotel room rates across the city as a result of Western Australia's mining and energy industry downturn, bureau CEO Paul Beeson said "the stars are aligned" for the destination to intensify its courtship of corporate incentives, particularly from South-east Asia.
AIME launches 10 new programmes for buyers
The Asia-Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME) has launched 10 Melbourne city experiences, an addition to the 2017 Hosted Buyer programme.
[Q&A] The hotel connection
CWT's Matt Brennan talks to Karen Yue about his role as vice president of hotel operations and why it is a critical function
Hilton Singapore unveils two refurbished spaces
Hilton Singapore has refreshed its two meeting spaces, the pre-function space and ballroom on the third floor.
New leadership at SACEOS
SACEOS has made two executive appointments, with Shirlena Soh named executive director starting today, and Anita Tan director of events and sales effective November 21.