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Queensland to reopen borders earlier than planned

With Queensland fast approaching 80 per cent of fully vaccinated residents, the Australian state has decided to reopen its borders to fully vaccinated interstate travellers from Covid-19 hotspots from December 13 at 1.00 –...

Philippines to implement a MICE Ambassadors Programme

The Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) Philippines is putting together a MICE Ambassadors Programme, tapping Filipino association executives as frontrunners when it comes to securing and bidding for international events. TPB has indicated it will provide...

Trafalgar crafts bespoke mini group tours for Singapore market

Groups of 12 or more travellers can explore destinations in a safe bubble made possible by Trafalgar's customised mini group tours, which come complete with a dedicated On-Road Team – including a travel director...

MBB-Consulting Partner Group offers commercial audit service for exhibition stakeholders

London-based MBB-Consulting Partner Group has launched a commercial audit service to help event companies address performance concerns through the expertise of its international team. The commercial audit service takes a deep-dive analysis of an event...

Guarding against hotel horrors as global travel returns

World Travel Protection's travel experts identify careful steps to ensure a safe trip

Creating a digital environment that works

Lessons from the first online edition of DigiTech ASEAN Thailand help to sharpen the delivery of the second show this year

A stronger future

South Korea’s Gangwon province welcomes travellers looking to recharge in soothing environs.

IHG hires Adeline Phua as development director for SE Asia and Korea

IHG Hotels & Resorts has appointed Adeline Phua as director, development for the South-east Asia and Korea region. In this newly-created role, Phua will be supporting the strategic growth of IHG brands in South-east Asia,...

Business Events Perth receives A$15 million injection

The Western Australian (WA) government has unveiled a new Reconnect WA funding package worth A$185 million (US$132 million), targeted at attracting tourists, skilled workers, international students and events. Out of the A$185 million, the State’s...

Melbourne secures two tech events

Melbourne has won the hosting rights for two tech conferences – the largest blockchain series in the world, The World Block Chain Summit (WBS) 2022; and the Association for Computing Machinery's annual international conference...