IMTEX 2021 & Tooltech 2021 rescheduled to June 2021


27 June 2020: In wake of the prevailing uncertainty that the world is facing due to coronavirus outbreak, the Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association (IMTMA), have announced the dates of their flagship event, IMTEX & Tooltech 2021 exhibition which will take place on June 17-23, 2021 at Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC) in Bengaluru. According…


Taiwan lifts restrictions on MICE events to boost post-epidemic domestic demand


28 June 2020: The Bureau of Foreign Trade, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) jointly announced that Taiwan has lifted domestic restrictions on the MICE industry. From June to August 2020, over 50 events are being scheduled including shows, concerts, and activities. Beverages, bakery items, pets, outdoor activities, gaming and…


Myanmar to join hands with neighbouring countries to revive its tourism sector


28 June 2020: The Myanmar Government is reported to have decided to join hands with its neighbours such as Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam to revive its tourism sector which was affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The four countries have managed to contain the spread of the corona virus. Myanmar’s tourism industry accounts for 6.6 percent…


ICC Sydney “Waste Reduction Program” wins the UFI Sustainable Devt Award 2020


26 June 2020: Waste Management is one, if not the most important environmental issue of exhibitions. So, the UFI Sustainable Development Award 2020 was designed to recognise companies that have implemented a successful Waste Management approach for exhibitions. And, ICC Sydney rightly won the UFI Sustainable Development Award 2020. The jury selected the “Waste Reduction…


IAEE releases Guide on “Essential Considerations for Safely Reopening Exhibitions & Events”


26 June 2020: The International Association of Exhibitions and Events® (IAEE) has just released a White Paper titled “Essential Considerations for Safely Reopening Exhibitions and Events,” Version I. The White Paper is aimed at providing a general information for consideration by exhibition organizers when planning for and producing an exhibition during a pandemic. Releasing the…