Hotels

Sofitel lands new property in Xi’an

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 30, 2019
Sofitel Xi’an South is Accor hotel’s 11th property in Xi’an.

Aloft in Shanghai

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 23, 2019
Marriott’s new Aloft Shanghai Zhangjiang Haike Hotel is located near Zhangjiang Hi-tech Park Pudong.

Hilton Malaysia celebrates 100th anniversary with new meeting package

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 16, 2019
Full-day meeting packages begin at RM 110 (US$26.73).

Marriott International has a 20/20 vision

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 09, 2019
The company wants to hit 1,000 hotels by 2020.

In the heart of Jakarta

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 09, 2019
The Swiss-Belresidences Rasuna Epicentrum marks the group’s seventh hotel in Jakarta.

Business made simple

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 02, 2019
Millennium Hotels & Resorts launches corporate bookings platform Millennium for Business.

Marriott International launches nifty meetings platform

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | April 02, 2019
The new website, Marriott Events Asia, offers content that covers event planning to execution.

How to keep your next luxury event truly exclusive

by Naomi Neoh | March 26, 2019
Take a leaf from the glamorous legacy of high society events with personalised service and modern touches.

The embodiment of Indonesia

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | March 26, 2019
The Apurva Kempinski Bali is open for business.

Spearheading a MICE and leisure hotel

by Will Chin | March 19, 2019
Pullman Bangkok King Power’s new GM Jerome Denis Stubert talks about making the hotel top of mind for MICE events.

A new Rosewood blooms in Hong Kong

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | March 19, 2019
The new Rosewood Hong Kong comes with 3,200sqm of event space.

A new dawn for Sunway Resort Hotel & Spa

by Meetings & Conventions Asia | March 19, 2019
New meeting facilities to open after a RM54 million (US$13.2 million) makeover.

Weekly Updates

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Eat. Pray. Meet.

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