MITEC

Call for Malaysia’s business events frontliners to be vaccinated as priority as industry unites to pool staff

Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) took the initiative to bring business events industry leaders together as the sector works out a recovery plan. A virtual meeting was held on 14 June which included industry stalwarts such as YBhg Dato’ Sri Dr. Irmohizam Ibrahim, chairman Asia-Pacific of the World Trade Centre Association (WTCA), YBhg Dato’ Vincent Lim, president of Asia Federati...

MITEC opens as national mega vaccination centre in Kuala Lumpur

Vaccination programmes began, 31 May, in Malaysia’s largest exhibition centre, with the facility serving up to 2,600 senior citizens in first the roll-out phase. The Malaysian Government had sanctioned the plan and Tan Sri Abdul Rahman bin Mamat, chairman of Prisma Galeri Sdn Bhd, which manages MITEC in Kuala Lumpur, said: “It is important during these challenging times for both the public and pri...