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$2m campaign to fill Perth hotel rooms

By   7 hours ago

A new marketing campaign has been launched to drive visitors to Perth and help improve the city’s low hotel occupancy rates.

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New website to lure tourism investment

By   8 hours ago

A new website launched by the Australian Government shows global investors why there’s nothing like Australia for their tourism investments.

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cievents hosts movie night for a cause

By   8 hours ago

cievents is giving Sydneysiders the chance to eat popcorn and watch Ryan Reynolds for a cause, with a special movie screening to help raise awareness of White Ribbon Australia’s work to end men’s violence against women.

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Cairns & Great Barrier Reef doubles business event wins

By   8 hours ago

Business Events Cairns & Great Barrier Reef has doubled the number of business events secured in 2016-17, which will bring a $45 million boost to the regional economy.

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Global expansion pays off for CTM

By   9 hours ago

Australian-based Corporate Travel Management (CTM) has welcomed its strongest ever full-year results, reporting $98.6 million in earnings, reflecting a 43 per cent increase on the previous year.

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UFI leaders heading to Australia

By   1 day ago

The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI) CEO and managing director Kai Hattendorf, and UFI regional manager for Asia/Pacific Mark Cochrane will be in Sydney next month for a series of talks with industry and government.

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Kuala Lumpur shows its competitive side

By   1 day ago

The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) is hosting six sporting events for the 29th SEA (Southeast Asian) Games 2017 and the 9th ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Para Games 2017.

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Wellington releases its inner child

By   1 day ago

Wellington will welcome 500 scholars from around the Asia Pacific region in July 2020 having won the rights to host the Pacific Early Childhood Education Research Association’s (PECERA) 21st annual conference.

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Redefining Global Tribes kicks off in Sarawak

By   4 days ago

Sarawak’s latest business event campaign, Redefining Global Tribes, kicks off today with strong support from organisations all over Malaysia.

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CINZ conference to focus on the future

By   4 days ago

International conference trends will be top of the agenda at the Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) annual conference in Dunedin this October.

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Sofitel opens first hotel in Malaysia

By   4 days ago

Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara officially opened its doors this month, welcoming guests to the brand’s first hotel in Malaysia.

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Business events booming in Dubai

By   6 days ago

Dubai Business Events (DBE) has reported strong results for the first half of 2017, with 97 bids for business events awarded to the city.

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    Balancing act

    By   3 weeks ago

    CIM spoke with cievents general manager (Australia) Fiona Batten about juggling a career with a family.

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    Plating up new ideas

    By   3 weeks ago

    From live cooking stations to Instagrammable platters, Brittney Levinson explores what’s trending in event catering and how delegates are fuelling up for conferences.

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    Ciobo lends an ear at BECA pollie talkfest

    By   3 weeks ago

    Leaders of the business events industry gathered in Canberra to lead discussions with politicians as part of Business Events Council of Australia’s ‘Business Events Meets Parliament’ program.

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    An eco-system in action

    By   3 weeks ago

    ‘Transformation’ was the theme for this year’s International Association of Convention Centres (AIPC) annual conference, with host venue International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) chosen specifically to showcase that theme in action, writes Sheridan Randall.

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    Regional discovery

    By   3 weeks ago

    Māori culture, education and regional diversity were among the key themes of Conventions and Incentives New Zealand’s (CINZ) flagship trade show MEETINGS 2017, writes Brittney Levinson.

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    Inspiring innovation

    By   3 weeks ago

    Two stunning properties and one captivating TED Salon, Marriott International’s recent Thailand familiarisation trip left a lasting impression, writes Brittney Levinson.

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      A ‘crocin’ good time in the NT

      By   3 weeks ago

      Take a firsthand look at why Darwin is such a hot favourite for business event planners.

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      ‘Transformation’ in action at AIPC 2017

      By   1 month ago

      ‘Transformation’ was the theme for this year’s International Association of Convention Centres (AIPC) annual conference, with host venue International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) chosen specifically to showcase what that means in practice.

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      How cities and meetings drive growth

      By   3 months ago

      Speaking at IMEX in Frankfurt, Professor Greg Clark of The Business of Cities talks about the importance of cities and the meetings industry in driving economic growth and innovation.

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        5 of the best global eats in Bangkok

        By   2 months ago

        Think you’ll just be eating Thai food in Thailand? Think again.

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          5 minutes with a glamping pro

          By   1 week ago

          Megan Tough from Byron Bay’s Flash Camp shares her thoughts on why everything is better under canvas.

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          5 minutes with a Michelin star chef

          By   2 months ago

          Former head chef of Marco Pierre White’s Michelin starred restaurant L’Escargot, Simon Jones finds calmer waters at Byron Bay’s Elements resort.

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