World Trade Centers Association Commemorates 20th Anniversary of September 11


10 September 2021: The World Trade Centers Association (WTCA) – an international trade organization connecting more than 300 World Trade Centers (WTCs) in nearly 100 countries – released a statement to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the events that unfolded on September 11, 2001: “This week, we are taking time to reflect upon the tragic…


Motor shows must evolve to stay relevant: GlobalData


08 September 2021: Following the opening of the 2021 Munich Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (IAA) motor show this week; David Leggett, Automotive Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers his view: “For the traditional motor show format – show halls filled with the automotive manufacturers’ latest models and concepts – these are very tough…


HKSAR government urged to provide immediate assistance to help Hong Kong convention and exhibition industry


08 September 2021: The Hong Kong Exhibition & Convention Industry Association (“HKECIA” and “the Association”) presented the results of the latest member survey “Impact of Covid-19 to Hong Kong Exhibition & Convention Industry 2021” (“Survey”) to Commerce and Economic Development Bureau (“CEDB”), Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and urged the authority to repurpose the fund…


Jumeirah Group announces the opening of stunning new address in Maldives


08 September 2021: Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hospitality company and a member of Dubai Holding, announced a new international resort, Jumeirah Maldives, which will welcome its first guests from 1st October, 2021. Guests can now discover Jumeirah Maldives, an all-villa luxury resort tucked away in the crystalline turquoise waters of the North Malé Atoll,…


TCEB unveils Thailand’s three MICE strategies for 2022


08 September 2021: Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) has outlined a three-pronged strategy for 2022. The strategy focuses on developing more cities and organisations for international MICE, upgrading skills and standards, and the pursuit of prominent hosting opportunities. According to Chiruit Isarangkun Na Ayuthaya, President of Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization) or…


Abu Dhabi to welcome fully vaccinated tourists and residents travelling from all around the world from 5th Sept’ 2021


07 September 2021: Following the updated international entry guidelines recently announced by the Abu Dhabi Emergency, Crisis and Disasters Committee, the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) announces Abu Dhabi is set to welcome all fully vaccinated tourists and residents travelling from all countries around the world, as well as…