KLCC

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre starts final quarter with 10 bid wins

The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre has reported it has booked in 10 high-profile international events between 2020 and 2025. Management made the announcement at the kick off to its Q4 sales campaign. The booked events, which include meetings from the oil and gas, medical and education sectors, are expected to be attended by over 17,300 participants and deliver an estimated RM87.6m (US$21m) in econ...

Kuala Lumpur to host World Federation of Hemophilia 2020 World Congress

As well as supporting the 30th World Hemophilia Day (WHD, 17 April) Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) has announced it has been selected to host the World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) 2020 World Congress. KLCC supported WHD by hosting a blood donation drive and highlighting the importance of the work WFH and national associations, including the Hemophilia Society of Malaysia (HSM), are doing...

KL Convention Centre dines in the dark again for Earth Hour 2019

Over 440 Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre team members celebrated Earth Hour, 30 March, with millions of others worldwide by switching off the venue’s lights. It was the Centre’s ninth consecutive Earth Hour participation. Back by popular demand was the Centre’s ‘Dining in the Dark’ experience for participants, as well as a screening of The Jungle Book and environmentally-friendly games. KLCC Genera...

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre delivers RM888 million to Malaysia

The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) in Malaysia delivered RM888 million of economic impact to Malaysia in 2018, according to the venue. It welcomed 2.18 million visitors throughout the year, an increase of 45% from 2017. It also played host to 1,485 events in the year, 17% more than 2017. The Centre’s General Manager Alan Pryor commented: “We are delighted with our performance last year, and...

Medical events deliver RM38.7 million from Malaysia’s KLCC in 2018

It was a strong year for medical conferences at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) in 2018, with seven high-profile events attracting over 7,300 participants and delivering RM38.7 million in economic impact to Malaysia. These included theCongress of the World Council of Enterostomal Therapists (WCET) 2018; World Congress of World Society of Intravenous Anaesthesia Onlus-Target Control...

11 European-based international association events make RM50m splash in Malaysia

Eleven European-based international association events delivered almost RM50m (US$11.9m) in economic impact to Malaysia in 2018. The events attracted 11,960 delegates and were all held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre), Malaysia’s purpose-built AIPC (International Association of Congress Centres) Gold Standard venue. The association events were among the Centre’s 1,189 held during...