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Sail off into the sunset


Event brief All staff members at TTG Asia Media Singapore office were recently given the chance to sail onboard the 150,000-tonne Genting Dream cruise ship over the course of a weekend. The relatively-new boat – completed...

DOSM named for Six Senses Singapore

Sereena Supa’at has been appointed director of sales and marketing for Six Senses Duxton and Six Senses Maxwell. Prior to joining Six Senses, Supa’at spent four years at Patina Capitol Singapore as director of sales...

Ease of destination access, long-term infrastructure plans, crisis management will affect business travel, events...

A more efficient way to travel, a destination’s long-term planning, and good crisis management are three factors that must be considered to enable the world's business travel and events industry to grow further. The first...

Myanmar goes for a bigger slice of SE Asia’s MICE pie

Stakeholders in Myanmar are keen to attract more incentive groups and exhibitions as the destination betters its tourist infrastructure and meeting facilities. Su Su Tin, managing director of EXO Myanmar, noted interest in incentive travel...

MCEC’s expansion nears completion; inaugural event announced

The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC)’s A$200 million (US$153 million) expansion is nearing completion, with the ribbon-cutting ceremony currently set on June 26. The 20,000m2 expansion includes 9,000m2 of exhibition space plus an additional...

Tripartite project launched to make events more inclusive for special needs delegates

BestCities Global Alliance, Rehabilitation International and GainingEdge have come together to conduct a joint study that aims at producing a reference for meetings organisers and suppliers to help remove barriers to participation in meetings...

Beyond Asia: Hilton Des Moines Downtown, Holiday Inn Helsinki, and Muscat International Airport

Here’s TTGmice’s weekly round up of MICE developments outside of Asia-Pacific First hotel connected to Iowa Events Center opens for business The Hilton Des Moines Downtown has opened its doors as the only hotel directly connected...

Mövenpick to plant 815-key Vietnam flagship along HCMC’s Rach Dia river

The 815-key Mövenpick Hotel Ho Chi Minh City is slated to open in 2020 as the centrepiece of the Kenton Node riverside mixed-use development, currently under construction along the Rach Dia river bank. Offering 288...

Mövenpick to plant 815-key Vietnam flagship along HCMC’s Rach Dia river

The 815-key Mövenpick Hotel Ho Chi Minh City is slated to open in 2020 as the centrepiece of the Kenton Node riverside mixed-use development, currently under construction along the Rach Dia river bank. Offering 288...

Mövenpick to plant 815-key Vietnam flagship along HCMC’s Rach Dia river

The 815-key Mövenpick Hotel Ho Chi Minh City is slated to open in 2020 as the centrepiece of the Kenton Node riverside mixed-use development, currently under construction along the Rach Dia river bank. Offering 288...