BE @ Penang 2019 gets Asia’s MICE players to think ahead and get innovative

by Brooke Thio | December 06,2019
PENANG – Penang’s phenomenal MICE industry growth in recent years has been the subject of much admiration, and perhaps even envy.

Is it time to start designing millennial-style meetings?

by Brooke Thio | December 06,2019
PENANG – Millennials and Gen Z are big on experience, have shorter attention spans, and seek greater purpose in everything they do.

Renewed handshake for BestCities Global Alliance and GainingEdge

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | December 06,2019
SINGAPORE – BestCities Global Alliance, an alliance of 12 cities, has awarded industry advisor GainingEdge, who has been managing the alliance since 2009, a renewed three-year contract.

Fairmont Singapore’s refreshed South Tower now open

by Natalie Joy Lee | December 06,2019
SINGAPORE – Fairmont Hotel’s revamped South Tower has reopened following an extensive transformation.

Tech Talk

Integrated tech is still a dream in business travel

NEW YORK – An integrated business travel booking is still a dream, according to the majority of corporate travel buyers in a study.

Future-proof your meeting room

NEW YORK – Clear and efficient communication is an essential competitive advantage in today’s corporate climate, and most of that communication occurs in...

Getting smart with meetings tech

How to incorporate cutting-edge technology into your next event.

Wellness Tips

How to avoid catching a cold on a plane

NEW YORK – Winter is coming. As the sun starts to set earlier and winter coats come out of hiding, fears of catching a cold resurface. According to Heathline,...

How meeting planners can reduce stress with mindfulness

NEW YORK – Meeting professionals have a lot on their plates. Managing budgets, along with constant travel and tight deadlines, were key factors in CareerCast...

How to stay healthy while travelling for business

NEW YORK – Anyone in the meetings industry knows that the luxuries of travel also come with the struggles of eating well. But being on the road or in the air...

Hot Ideas

Hotel ride gets royal kickstart in Thai jungle

BANGKOK – Guests at the renowned Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort in Northern Thailand are in for an exhilarating ride around the Kingdom’s...

Mornington’s Spoils Of Land

Away from the slick sights of Melbourne, the surrounding Victoria region has long provided many alluring day-trip experiences for locals who enjoy its scenic...