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Asean Meetings Held Without a Hitch in Thailand

Asean Meetings Held Without a Hitch in Thailand

12 August 2009 Press Release Travel Events News

In a clear sign of resurging confidence in the Thai travel and tourism industry, especially the MICE sector, a number of high-level ASEAN conferences and events have been successfully concluded in Thailand, and more are coming up, including the ASEAN Summit in October.

MITM announces Cuban fam tours

3 July 2009 Press Release Tourism News

MITM Americas, Meetings and Incentive Travel Market, holding its 15th edition in Havana, Cuba next November 18th and 19th, announces four fam tours of Cuba to be offered, free of charge, to the MITM attending meetings and incentive hosted buyers from Europe and North America.

Great Hotel Organisation offer economic advice

30 June 2009 Press Release Hotel News

The booking patterns for MICE groups and independent travellers have changed significantly due to the financial crisis, Great Hotels Organisation  reports, and hoteliers need to react to this by adapting their pricing strategies accordingly.It should come as no surprise that over the past year, the hotel industry has entered a phase of slowdown because of the dwindling economy and booking lead times for MICE and global distribution systems (GDS) have shown a sharp decrease.

Hoteliers want more from marketing metrics

27 June 2008 Press Release Hotel News

Marketers in the hospitality industry in Asia Pacific are not making enough use of marketing metrics for the Meetings, Incentive, Conventions and Exhibitions (MICE) business to be truly effective proclaimed hospitality leaders at a breakout session at a recent roundtable event held in Singapore and hosted by The Cornell-Nanyang Institute of Hospitality Management (CNI) and the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) Asia Pacific chapter.

Sanctuary unveils Yangzi offering

15 February 2008 Press Release Hotel News

MICE delegates can now experience the Yangzi onboard the first environmentally friendly boat on the river, thanks to operator Sanctuary Cruising.