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by Keith Chan

Do guests want extravagance or an extraordinary experience? It's a question hotels have been looking at closely, and they are shifting towards giving their guests a memorable time with personalised services, tailor-made entertainment performance...

Stays to Remember
by Keith Chan

International chains open new luxury hotels and raise expectations in China’s key cities

Doors Open


Air of Confidence
by Keith Chan

Airfare prices to increase moderately in 2017, says Amex research

Movers and Shakers

MGM Grand Sanya has promoted Mr. Steven Deng to Executive Assistant Manager (EAM) - Sales & Marketing
by MGM Grand Sanya

MGM Grand Sanya recently announced the promotion of Steven Deng to the position of Executive Assistant Manager (EAM) -Sales & Marketing.

Prin Pathanatham as Director of Sales & Marketing of Kempinski Hotel Haitang Bay Sanya
by Kempinski Hotel Haitang Bay Sanya

Kempinski Hotel Haitang Bay Sanya is delighted to announce the appointment of Prin Pathanatham as its new Director of Sales & Marketing.

by Sofitel Guangzhou Sunrich

Sofitel Guangzhou Sunrich announced the appointment of Mr. Andrew Ma as Director of Sales & Marketing, effective March 16th, 2015. Andrew graduated from Centre International de Glion (Glion...

From MICE Biz

Doors Open
by Keith Chan

International chains open new luxury hotels and raise expectations in China’s key cities

Changing Tastes
by Ed Peters

Hong Kong's MICE caterers are rising to new challenges, drawing up inventive menus in response to clients' varied demands. And customers now have an even greater choice as ambitious start-ups are...

Brighter Days
by Keith Chan

Performance of MICE business in Bali was mixed last year due to economic and political uncertainty, but hotels generally expect the growth momentum they have enjoyed since the Apec Summit in late...

Case Studies

Meeting of Minds
by Keith Chan

KPMG China conference in Macau faced a number challenges

Shifting Gears
by Victoria Burrows

Salon Prive is a three-day, ticketed premium auto event in Britain that combines a car show and auction with a concours d'elegance competition, drawing fans and potential buyers of rare vintage...

Island Life
by Mukul Munish

Okinawa prefecture held the Okinawa MICE Contents Trade Show 2015, which aims to project Japan's southernmost island as the MICE destination for firms in Asia. Okinawa intends to promote the...

What Experts Say

The Incentive Conference and Event Society Asia-Pacific (ICESAP)
by Keith Chan

The Incentive Conference and Event Society Asia-Pacific (ICESAP) was set up in 2014 to connect the major stakeholders in the incentive, conference and exhibition (IC&E) industry. Nigel Gaunt,...

by Keith Chan

Sherrif Karamat, chief executive of the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) based in Chicago, tells Keith Chan about the challenges and key issues affecting the business event...

Trends in Asia's Incentive Sector
by Keith Chan

In this interview with Keith Chan, David Sand shares his views on the status of incentive travel, and its trends in Asia, particularly in China.