On Location

Countdown to the 2018 Winter Olympics

by Esther Faith Lew | December 01, 2017
Pyeongchang gets ready for sports fans and corporate groups.

Destinations

West Bengal warming up to MICE tourism

KOLKATA – MICE tourism is gaining momentum in Kolkata and other parts of West Bengal on the back of improved connectivity, the presence of several 5-star hotels...

Japan gets creative in attracting MICE tours

TOKYO — Campaigns to attract visitors for meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions are under way in more parts of Japan, with such MICE tours seen as...

Philippines to make Iloilo a priority tourism area for conventions

 ILOILO – The Philippines’ Department of Tourism (DOT) is looking to promote Iloilo City as a world-class destination for meetings, incentives, conventions...

SM to open new convention centre in Iloilo

ILOILO – The Philippines city of Iloilo will soon welcome a brand new convention centre, after developers SM Hotels and Conventions Corporation announced the...

International Focus

Australia speeds up

A ramp-up of new flights, hotels, and exhibition and convention centres to woo groups.

Barcelona: Big on Congress

Consistency is the name of the game for this popular city that has delegates and tourists alike making a beeline for its shores. Barcelona led the way in 2013...

Surprising Switzerland

The happiest country on earth, per the latest World Happiness Report, Switzerland is sharing the joy with a growing number of visitors. In the first half of...

New Zealand Ups the Ante

Peter Jackson's Hobbit films -- filled with rolling green hills and untouched vistas -- brought New Zealand into the world spotlight. Now, a flurry of...