From MICE Biz

Green escapes
by Keith Chan

Luxurious resorts are emerging in picturesque mountain areas on the mainland, with designs that reflect the local culture, blend with the natural surroundings and minimise the impact on the...

The great sail
by Ed Peters

Luxury river cruises can be tailor-made for MICE delegates, as they provide a wealth of diversions and entertainment while keeping groups close-knit and focused. They also make for a fun excursion...

Ready for take-off
by Victoria Burrows

India's capital, New Delhi, has long suffered from a dearth of big events spaces, but that is all set to change with the impressive new Aerocity development, which is still undergoing construction...

Appetite for business
by Stephanie Lo

Off-site catering service providers are turning themselves into one-stop event-planning agencies, offering related services beyond catering, ranging from equipment hire to venue design and...

Role-play made easy
by Stephanie Lo

Like actors, good team-building programme instructors are communications specialists who need to familiarise themselves with the role they are playing before they do anything else, according to Lo...

Revamp for harbour
by Karen Jackman

Sydney's iconic harbour is to get a sparkling revamp which will pump millions of dollars into the economy - a huge, state-of-the-art convention centre that will be the centrepiece of what...

Diverse experience
by Victoria Burrows

South Africa has long had the makings of a great holiday destination, with its appealing climate, beautiful scenery and natural resources. It has also, for many decades, had excellent transport...

Crossing over
by Sascha Matuszak

Luxury resorts and hotels in Sanya are all well-prepared to host grand meetings and incentive tours, and many of them rely more on meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions business on...

Motivation to develop
by Keith Chan

Although China has become a major source of incentive travellers to overseas destinations, this travel category is still an emerging segment of business among hotels in the country. Incentive...

Sizing things up
by Prudence Lui

More mega events have been taking place in Macau in recent years. It's not uncommon to see events that draw 10,000 to 20,000 people. According to government statistics, more than 1,000 conventions...