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Travelstop gains US$3 million more in funding, partners Traveloka

Singapore-based startup Travelstop, which specialises in business travel and expense management in Asia, has raised US$3 million in Pre-Series A funding led by Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm Accel, with participation from Strive (formerly...

Philippines to launch own B2B dive show

The Department of Tourism (DoT) will mount its first Philippine International Dive Show (PHIDEX) from September 20-22 as part of concerted efforts to position the country as a prime dive destination in the world. This...

Suntec Singapore hires a new help named Eva

Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre (Suntec Singapore) is deploying a new Essential Virtual Assistant (EVA) come August 6, a knowledge-based online platform that provides a wealth of information on the venue. EVA removes the...

Setting milestones

As BeSydney turns a grand 50 years of age, the organisation's bidding general manager, Kristian Nicholls, reminisces past achievements and industry changes, and cast his eyes on the future.

Photo of the day: 4,000 charity home residents in Singapore to eat well with...

Ten hands-on culinary sessions are now underway, led by senior chefs from Pan Pacific Hotels Group (PPHG) who are determined to arm cooks from 20 charity homes in Singapore with tasty local recipes that...

Beyond Asia: Germany; UAE; and France, Costa Rica

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

Incentive game changers

Development plans for Brisbane are elevating the city’s reputation among Asian incentive programme decision makers

Swiss-Belhotel goes to Bogor

Swiss-Belhotel International has expanded its Indonesian portfolio with the launch of a hotel in Bogor, West Java. The 20-storey property has 150 rooms and suites, where all rooms come with free Wi-Fi and IPTV systems....

Hylton Lipkin returns to Fusion’s fold as GM of Hue property

Fusion has hired Hylton Lipkin as the general manager of Alba Wellness Valley by Fusion, a natural hot springs resort and hotel on the outskirts of Vietnam’s imperial capital of Hue. A South African, Lipkin...

Catch up with Petrina Goh

CWT Meetings & Events’ Singapore director candidly shares how she accidentally fell down the events rabbit hole, and why she has stayed on in the wonderland since.