China

IBTM China unveils new Technology Zone for 2019 show

IBTM China has revealed details of its brand new Technology Zone, which will be in place for the 2019 show from 28-29 August in Beijing. The Zone will see IBTM China partnering with DAHLIA+ Agency to deliver an interactive educational experience for exhibitors, hosted buyers and visitors. The Technology Zone will feature a stage for event technology and design experts to share their latest concept...

China’s CNCC delivers three major events in 21 days

The China National Convention Centre (CNCC) has reported delivering three major events in Beijing in just 21 days, its busiest period since opening, according to the venue management. The Second Belt and Road Forum for International Co-operation (25-27 April); Beijing International Horticultural Expo (opened 29 April and runs until October) and the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilisation (15 ...

MyCEB goes on the road and offers new deal to China

The Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) embarks, 15 April, on its 9th China Roadshow, which opens in Beijing and will see the bureau and 29 industry partners travelling to four cities, including Shanghai, Chengdu and, for the first time, Shenzhen. In its efforts to woo one of Malaysia’s biggest market, the delegation is armed with a new programme for corporate and incentive groups....

IEG harnesses Ecomondo’s green knowhow for Chengdu expo

The international green economy business comes to Chengdu, China, for the 15th edition of the Chengdu Environmental Protection Expo (CDEPE) 21-23 March. The event, the largest environmental protection expo in Western China, is organised by Europe China Environmental Exhibitions (ECEE), a company founded by organiser Xin Zhong Lian Exhibitions and EAGLE – Europe Asia Global Link Exhibitions, ...

Ctrip signs China distribution agreement with Millennium Hotels and Resorts

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP), one of China’s largest integrated travel services companies, has signed an agreement with Millennium Hotels and Resorts (MHR) to develop a global distribution strategy promoting MHR properties to Ctrip’s 300m-strong customer base. The agreement was announced jointly at ITB Berlin by David Zhou, Chief Business Officer for Accommodation Business Unit of ...

IBTM China reveals first details of its 2019 event

IBTM China, part of Reed’s IBTM’s global portfolio of meetings and events industry trade shows, is to expand its  hosted buyer programme for 2019. Organisers have published the first details of its plans for the 2019 edition, which will take place at China National Convention Centre (CNCC) in Beijing, 28-29 August. The organiser anticipates that over 380 international and domestic exhibitors will ...

MITEC signs exclusive international partnership with GICEC

The Malaysia International Trade & Exhibition Centre (MITEC) and Guangdong Tanzhou International Convention and Exhibition Center (GICEC) in China have sealed an exclusive collaborative partnership. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which was recently signed between MITEC and GICEC marks an official partnership that is expected to increase cooperation and foster greater ties between two tr...

Chinese mega-conference broadcasts online to over a million viewers

The Shenyang New World EXPO in China (EXPO) successfully hosted the 2018 Chinese Conference on Oncology, one of the largest international conferences ever to be held in northeast China. The show was broadcast online to 1.08 million viewers, involving 210 media outlets. It featured 77 parallel sessions holding academic forums with 923 renowned scholars and oncology specialists across the world. The...

In pictures: Adelaide’s largest ever incentive group visit

The Adelaide Convention Bureau’s incentive marketing drive into China has paid dividends, with a 5-day/4-night visit by 750 employees of Joymain, one of China’s largest Science/tech and direct selling companies. The 750 delegates in one wave was Adelaide’s largest single incentive group visit and is the second time the company has visited Australia, with the first being to Sydney in 2015. Joymain ...

Adelaide rides Perfect China incentive waves for another year

Following its largest incentive visit of 3,000 delegates in waves of 500 over six days from Perfect China in 2017, the Adelaide Convention Bureau’s incentive marketing drive into China has paid dividends again with a 5-day/4-night visit in June by 750 employees of Joymain, one of China’s largest Science/Tech and direct selling companies. A The 750 delegates in one wave was Adelaide’s largest singl...

Corporate hosted buyer registrations up for IBTM China

IBTM China has reported it is ahead of target with corporate hosted buyer confirmations for its 2018 event. The show, run by Reed Travel Exhibitions, returns in Beijing on 12-13 September and will include buyers from Hong Kong, Singapore, Macau, Russia, South Korea and Europe, as well as a large proportion of domestic Chinese buyers.Reed Over 150 hosted buyers have confirmed from brands including ...

Amex M&E are ensuring booming business in China remains compliant

American Express Meetings & Events (Amex M&E) has launched an enhanced solution designed to protect meetings and events organisers against risk in China. Major fines and penalties accrued by multinational organisations conducting meetings and events in China have attracted negative headlines in recent years. Amex M&E’s new solution is designed to maximise control throughout the end-to-...