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Cleofe Albiso helms Megaworld Hotels as MD

Cleofe Albiso has been promoted to managing director at Megaworld Hotels. She was previously a group general manager. Prior to joining Megaworld Hotels, Albiso held various positions with Marriott International, including director of sales and...

Park Inn by Radisson Davao welcomes new GM

Sven Toune has joined Park Inn by Radisson Davao’s as its new general manager. The Belgian is not a stranger to the Philippines, and has been residing in the country for the past decade. Prior to...

South Korea to remove PCR testing requirement from Oct 1

With effect from October 1, inbound travellers to South Korea will no longer be required to take an on-arrival PCR test. Currently, incoming visitors need to perform the PCR test within the first 24 hours...

Fresh picks

Continuous hotel developments across Asia have gifted planners with plenty of new options for residential meetings and events.

Sheraton Cebu Mactan Resort

Not only is freshly-minted Sheraton Cebu Mactan Resort an inviting and luxurious coastal respite, the property is also big on going the extra mile for guests.

Abu Dhabi welcomes MICE events at UNESCO Heritage sites

The Abu Dhabi Convention & Exhibition Bureau (ADCEB) is planning to offer some of its UNESCO Heritage-listed sites as business events venues to event organisers and corporates. Speaking to TTGmice on the sidelines of a...

Professional associations and CVBs make MICE training more accessible

Business events practitioners and students keen on the industry are discovering improved access to professional education, with one of the latest on offer being ICCA Skills, a programme crafted by 150 industry experts that...

Asian DMCs cope with labour shortage by offering higher pay, training, and incentives

DMCs are dishing out fatter pay packets, upskilling and training options, flexible work arrangements, as well as incentives in cash or kind to resolve challenges in hiring and retaining staff in the current climate. Speaking...

Malaysia sets its sights on Indian outbound MICE groups

The Malaysian travel trade is eyeing India as a key medium-haul market to rebuild the tourism and business events sector, as its previous top market China continues to remain shut. Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau’s...

Photo of the day: Tourism NZ champions its conference winners 


The Tourism New Zealand Business Events National Awards, held at the national museum Te Papa Tongarewa in Wellington on September 27, recognised the contribution of 61 key New Zealand industry leaders and academics. Working in...