Admares to deliver 16 floating hotels to Qatar
Floating Hotels to serve tourists and fans for the FIFA World Cup 2022
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In preparations to host the 2022 World Cup, Qetaifan Projects, a Katara Hospitality owned company signed a memorandum of understanding with Admares.   READ MORE


Strategic training and partnership agreement signed
PCMA supports Abu Dhabi Convention & Exhibition Bureau
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Abu Dhabi Convention & Exhibition Bureau (ADCEB) and PCMA have signed a strategic training and partnership agreement at the PCMA Convening Leaders 2020 conference.   READ MORE

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre named disaster relief centre
MCEC provides transition assistance to evacuated community members
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The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre became a disaster relief centre on Saturday, 4th January.   READ MORE

Design and Contents enhanced to meet the needs of Organizers
Yokohama Convention & Visitors Bureau revamps website
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The Yokohama Convention & Visitors Bureau (YCVB) launched its revamped website that brings together information for convention and incentive organizers. In revamping the site, the YCVB has enhanced the design and contents and added several new pages, including a page containing information about the latest developments in Yokohama and a page on sustainability. The site now uses responsive web design to make it accessible on smartphones and tablets.   READ MORE

BestCities Global Alliance
BestCities: Lesley Williams takes over Managing Director role
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BestCities Global Alliance announced the appointment of new Managing Director, Lesley Williams, as of January 1, 2020. Lesley has been serving as Market Development Director for the past two years. This move follows the recent decision of BestCities to award extending the management contract to GainingEdge.   READ MORE

Business Events Sarawak by Sarawak Convention Bureau
Record: Sarawak Wins Most Business Events in Single Year
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Business Events Sarawak (BESarawak) by Sarawak Convention Bureau announced that Sarawak’s business events industry has secured the highest number of business events in a single year and is estimated to anchor more than RM90 million in direct delegate expenditure (DDE) manifested from the spending of flights, accommodation, meals and entertainment.   READ MORE

500 attendees celebrated CNCC’s 10th birthday
China National Convention Center Celebrates its 10th Anniversary
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On the afternoon of October 30, 2019, the 10th anniversary brand launch event of China National Convention Center (CNCC) was held in CNCC. 500 attendees, including industry experts, scholars, and repeat customers, gathered at CNCC to celebrate its 10th birthday. During the event, the release of the new corporate culture and mascot Zhufu's first appearance push the event to the climax.   READ MORE

Business Events Luxembourg aims big
Luxembourg is reaching for the top 50 of business events destinations worldwide
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The development of the business events sector in Luxembourg is one of the priorities of the Luxembourg Government. With a considerable growth potential in this particular sector, meetings, international conferences and conventions are boosting the image and the visibility of the Grand Duchy at the international level while contributing to the economic development of the country.   READ MORE

Denmark launches new report
How to strengthen legacy of international congresses
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Denmark’s four largest meeting destinations have launched a new report on how to make international conventions more impactful for both associations and destinations. The report is the result of a large outreach study, which has been instrumental in securing a DKK 2.2 million grant from the Danish Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs to strengthen Denmark’s know-how and efforts on outreach and legacy.   READ MORE

Italy at Hand – The Event
In November CBItalia is again ready to welcome international guests
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Italy at Hand – The Event will take place in Rome from 7th till 9th November 2019. After the success of the first edition held in Bologna in 2018, CBItalia is again ready to welcome international guests.   READ MORE