This Week's Headlines

CapitaLand’s Ascott gets 70% stake in Indonesia’s Tauzia with US$26m investment

CapitaLand’s wholly owned serviced residence business unit, Ascott, is investing US$26 million for a 70 per cent stake in Green Oak Hotel Management, the...

Tourism Australia and China Southern Airlines combine forces

Tourism Australia and China Southern Airlines have signed a three-year Memorandum of Understanding to...

Shared mobility shifts Avis’ ride-sharing focus up a gear

In an age of collaborative consumption, the booming sharing economy is spurring car rental...

TTGmice scoops PATA Gold Award 2018

At the PATA Travel Mart 2018 in Langkawi, The Technology Experience article by Karen...

More SE-Asian companies are choosing South Korea

The Korea Tourism Organization's (KTO) efforts to diversify its source markets for incentive groups...

Q&A

Serious plastic dreams

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Management) [HML] started a war against the use of plastics on July 1, pledging substantial reduction in the use of plastic products across its operations and at client events. Managing director Monica Lee-Müller tells us more about the initiative

The shape of things to come

Eric De Neef, the new executive vice president, global chief commercial officer, of Radisson Hotel Group shares more about the hospitality group's plans over the next few years, and how it is planning to cater better to the ever-growing business events market

Fast tracking business events standardisation in China

Jack Yao, secretary general, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) Commercial Sub-council and vice president, Chinese Business Event Federation (CBEF), shares how the government and private sector are working together to accelerate development and professionalise the industry.

A renewed commitment

John O’Sullivan, Tourism Australia’s managing director, shares more details about how the organisation will be using its new bid fund, and how this will help the destination stay ahead of their competitors.

Wrapping corporate incentive experiences in virtual gift boxes

Xoxoday's co-founder Sumit Khandelwal shares how corporate gifting has evolved to feature more strongly unique destination experiences.

Intelligence

In a new study published by Routes, organiser of aviation network development conferences and events, the Asia-Pacific dominates the top 100 busiest routes by...
Business travellers in Singapore have rated Tokyo and Bangkok as their top business and leisure travel destinations, in a study conducted by YouGov for...

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...

Space sold at Asian trade fairs in 2017 grows faster than...

UFI, The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, has released the 14th edition of...

AMEX GBT reports complex pricing landscape ahead for buyers

The Hotel Monitor 2019, published by American Express Global Business Travel (GBT), finds that...

Buoyant global economy to drive up air travel, hotel prices in...

Travel buyers can expect rising travel prices, more technology-driven personalisation and the continued ascent...

Editor's Pick

Move at a steady clip

Manila is changing its marketing tack, and trying to improve its offerings to regain its standing as a top business events destination.

A quiet confidence

With upgrades, infrastructure and new experiences in place, Gold Coast believes it has everything an event planner needs or wants.

Honest to goodness ideas

TTGmice reporters pick out teambuilding ideas across Asia that fulfil CSR objectives

Where’s the love?

Community-based tourism activities can make a corporate event more rewarding, both for the attendees and host community. But why are corporates eschewing this opportunity?

Over coffee with Didier Scaillet

SITE’s new chief excellence officer reveals how he plans to extend the organisation’s reach and relevance, and the digital transformation he is determined to bring about.

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