Marriott International has announced plans to eliminate the use of disposable plastic straws and stirrers from its more than 6,500 properties around the world.
A delegation of 120 lucky international convention and exhibition professionals (incl Aussies) made their way to Macau recently for a four day, three night famil to explore MICE opportunities with Sands Resorts Macao.
AirAsia has announced the first-ever international flights from Geelong’s Avalon Airport will take flight from 5 December, 2018, connecting the port city to over 130 destinations.
Calls for a brand new purpose-built convention centre in Queenstown have been renewed following the arrival of the 6,000 strong Amway China delegation in the tourist hotspot just last week.
Camp Glenorchy was deliberately designed with one thought in mind: “What if every single act of design and construction made the world a better place?” Learn more here.
AccorHotels celebrated the official launch of its latest property SO/ Auckland last night with an exclusive event attended by VIP guests and media.
Jack Ukil, Director of Sales, Cvent Australia discusses how the new regulations will effect Aussie planners.
More than 500 delegates from around the world are expected to attend the five-day AAMAS conference in April/May 2020.
For just US $9.5m your delegates could stay at a luxury hotel in space from 2022! Bargain.
Business events are generating high value for New Zealand’s visitor industry, and it can only get better, says Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ)
Spice Magazine jets off to the vibrant metropolis that is Ho Chi Minh City to discover the Hotel Des Arts Saigon property and all it can offer meeting planners.
There will be 150-guest rooms and three flexible meeting rooms. Find out more about the new property here.
Spice heads to the dazzling city lights of Macau to discover all it has to offer the business events sector. As it turns out, if you can dream it, then it’s possible there…
The new 25-storey St. Regis Hong Kong will be within walking distance to the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, as well as and Victoria Harbor.
Paris has launched a twist on free public water stations. Say bonjour to sparkling water fountains.
Thailand’s National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) has introduced a new registration process for both tourists and commercial operators wishing to fly drones whilst in the country.
The 453-key Crowne Plaza Fiji Wailoaloa Beach will boast ocean views and will feature one of the largest conferencing centres in Fiji.
Queenstown, New Zealand’s adventure capital, is now home to a brand new Swiss-Belhotel property. Learn more here.
Say hello to Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa, Marriott’s first property in Sri Lanka. Get your first look here.
The hip new hotel’s 109 bedrooms are designed to be functional, flexible and uncluttered. Learn more here.