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Event organisers keep close eye on Wuhan flu development

Two event organisers with upcoming projects in Greater China are keeping close tabs on the rapid development of the novel coronavirus which has spread beyond origin Wuhan city in Hubei province to other provinces...

Asian airports implement stringent health checks as coronavirus spreads

Asian airports and health authorities are on high alert as the number of people infected with the novel coronavirus grows in China, spreading beyond ground zero in Wuhan where 17 has died to other...

Wuhan goes into lockdown as coronavirus death toll hits 17

Chinese authorities have closed off the Chinese city of Wuhan, which is home to more than 11 million people, as it struggles to contain the deadly coronavirus outbreak, according to a report by The...

Shane Lee heads up Louis T Collection’s first Taiwan property

Louis T Collection has appointed Shane Lee as hotel manager to lead its first Taiwan property, CESVI. Lee joins the team this month in preparation for the March opening of the 28-room boutique hotel –...

Indonesia lays out big event, development plans for Labuan Bajo

Indonesia is planning to host the G20 and ASEAN summits in Labuan Bajo in East Nusa Tenggara province when she takes over the presidency of the world economic grouping and chairmanship of the South-east...

Goa looks beyond beaches to grow tourism

Goa is looking to promote its rich and diversified tourism products and offerings beyond beach holidays, as the Indian state seeks to stem the continued haemorrhage of visitors in the wake of the collapse...

SATTE invests in Bangladeshi emerging corporate travel sector

Corporate travel in Bangladesh will get a shot in the arm this year when the first SATTE, organised by Informa Markets India, will be held in Dhaka from August 19-20 and incorporate a Corporate...

Seoul CVB teams up with secondary Korean destinations in incentives push

The Seoul Convention Bureau has indicated that it will be signing four more partnerships with secondary South Korean cities this year – in addition to Gwangju – building on the first-ever MoU signed with...

Beyond Asia: Gateshead Quays; Mandarin Oriental, Dallas; 26th Conference of the European Association of...

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

CWT names Scott Hace as enterprise strategy VP

CWT has appointed Scott Hace as vice president, enterprise strategy, reporting to Julia Kou, senior vice president, enterprise strategy & corporate development. Together with his team, Hace will partner with key leaders across the business...