Venues and Events

Hospitable Kaohsiung — the New MICE Landmark in Asia!

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 09, 2019
A rising star in the global business events market, Kaohsiung is shining bright as an international MICE harbour city in South Taiwan. With a spate of developments; upgrades in the city’s infrastructure, coupled with strategic marketing and promotions, this sub-tropical city has become a true destination for MICE events of all sizes.

Building blocks of success

by Will Chin, Lee Xin Hui, Naomi Neoh, Catharine Nicol | April 08, 2019
From business meetings and team-building activities to after-hour entertainment, integrated resorts throughout the region are pulling out all the stops to delight and surprise in the coming year. Here’s a rundown of what the biggest names have to offer.

International Conference on Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Sarawak 2018

by Natalie Joy Lee | January 07, 2019
The second annual edition gathered experts to discuss the latest in agricultural technologies.

Kamdhenu Paints 6th Annual Mega Event

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | January 07, 2019
Bollywood celebrities and a stellar cast of performers lit up the glamorous evening under the stars.

5 Reasons To Hold Your Next Event at Gardens by the Bay

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | May 23, 2017

Sitting in office cubicles from Monday to Friday can feel pretty stifling. For your next event, how about selecting beautiful spaces that are nestled among lush foliage? We promise they’ll be a breath of fresh air for your attendees. 

How about meeting in an igloo?

by Lee Xin Hui | April 28, 2017
No, we’re not kidding. At Huone Singapore, planners can now choose to meet in unique spaces modelled after an igloo, playground or even a Finnish cottage.

On top of the world

by Lee Xin Hui | April 26, 2017
The killer views from CÉ LA Vi Singapore will likely make you do a double take, but that’s not the only reason why you should consider holding an event here.

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...


The future of incentive travel rewards

NEW YORK – Budgets are expanding for incentive programmes, and companies are appreciating the "soft-power" objectives programmes deliver -- aiming, for...

One size doesn’t fit all

Long seen as a role for generalists, event planners are gaining recognition as specialists with unique skill sets. Meetings & Conventions Asia takes a look...

Top 25 Cost-Cutting Tips

Simple ways to save on meetings and events

The Science of Relationships

Discover the dynamics of professional relationships