Intelligence

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...

94% of NZ companies keen to meet in next 18 months: Tourism New Zealand

New Zealanders are optimistic and keen to get back to the meeting room, with face-to-face events remaining more important than ever, according to new research conducted on the business events sector for Tourism New...

Second virus wave top threat to business continuity in S’pore: International SOS

Eight in 10 respondents in Singapore expect a potential second wave of the pandemic to have the biggest impact on business continuity over the next 12 months, according to an International SOS Return to...

Remote working and use of online solutions skyrockets globally

New research from global communications agency ClearStory International has analysed the rapid surge in interest in the most popular tech trends since coronavirus first emerged, revealing a massive surge in remote working, video conferencing...

€145 billion of lost revenue for global exhibition industry due to Covid-19: updated UFI...

UFI, The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, has released updated numbers that reflect the impact that tradeshow postponements and cancellations are having for both the exhibiting companies as well as for the tradeshow...

€23 billion of lost revenue for global exhibition industry: UFI study

UFI, The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, has released data that reflect how much tradeshow postponements and cancellations are costing both the industry and exhibiting companies. “Globally, the fact that more than 500 tradeshows...

Millennial business travellers in APAC driving post-digital tech wave

Millennial travellers are driving corporate travel towards a post-digital era in Asia-Pacific, as their exceptionally high use of digital channels is being met by mounting frustrations with existing offerings, according to a new report...

Business events grew in 2019; effects of Covid-19 in 2020 remain to be seen:...

According to the 29th Meetings Market Survey by PCMA's Convene magazine, meeting attendance continued to increase in 2019, as the business events industry experienced yet another year of consecutive growth. “Most survey participants expected continued...

Coronavirus can jeopardise the global business travel industry: GBTA

According to a new lightning poll released today by the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), coronavirus could potentially cost the industry US$46.6 billion per month. That translates into US$559.7 billion annually, or 37% of...

Positive operating profits for 2019; 2020 uncertain due to Covid-19: UFI

UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, has released the latest edition of its flagship Global Barometer research. Notably, the report confirms strong industry performance for 2019, but also a higher level of uncertainty...