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Asia and EMEA to lead recovery of business travel sector: FCM Travel Solutions

A majority of organisations will take a phased approach to resuming domestic and international business travel over the next 12 months, with Asia and EMEA leading the charge. This is according to a State of...

Adelaide stakeholders come together in MICE recovery campaign

Team Adelaide, convened by the Adelaide Convention Bureau (ACB), has developed a Covid-19 economic recovery end-to-end marketing campaign. This SA FE campaign markets an Adelaide South Australia promise of exemplary health and safety standards and...

Barcelona and the US take top spots in ICCA’s 2019 rankings

Barcelona and US have topped the city and country rankings by estimated total number of participants respectively, in ICCA's recently-released 2019 Statistics Report. Barcelona, fourth in the ranking by number of meetings, tops the chart...

On the move and ready to reconnect

Milton Rivera, vice president global business development, global client group & APAC region, meetings & events, American Express Global Business Travel, talks about how meetings and events professionals have to think very differently to cater to multiple attendee profiles, as well as their role in helping to rebuild confidence in travel

Element rolls out service for corporates to outsource booking tools

Travel technology systems reseller Element Travel Technology has released a new service designed for corporate travel departments, called Accelerate for Businesses. Accelerate for Business can support any size online travel programme, and will work with...

Busan secures marine waste conference for 2022

Busan has won the bid to host the 7th International Marine Waste Conference, an international conference hosted by the United Nations Environment Program dealing with the global issue of international marine waste policy. Over 700...

Alma Resort welcomes commercial director

Newly-opened Alma Resort has tapped Martin Koerner to join the team as commercial director. In his role, Koerner is tasked with positioning the 30ha beachfront resort on a consistent growth trajectory, and overseeing sales, marketing,...

IT&CMA and CTW Asia-Pacific move to 2021

The annual IT&CMA and CTW Asia-Pacific trade events for business event planners and corporate travel specialists will skip its 2020 physical edition due to continued uncertainty placed on travel restrictions and aviation options, deferring...

IELA rolls out exhibition protocol for Covid-19

The International Exhibition Logistics Association (IELA) has released a step-by-step practical guide and safety recommendations for the exhibition logistics industry during the current pandemic. Entitled IELA On-Site Covid-19 Protocol, the guide recommends the measures and...

TMCs see greater tech reliance to improve traveller duty of care

An ever-changing state of travel guidelines and new security risks amid the pandemic and challenging economic conditions have led travel management specialists to rely even more heavily on technology to get timely messages out...