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MyCEB pleads with the Malaysian government to reopen the business events industry

The Malaysia Convention and Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB), as the lead agency for the business events industry, has pleaded to the Malaysian Government to reopen the fully vaccinated business events industry as soon as possible. Since the pandemic, Malaysia has recorded 57 postponements and 66 cancellations of significant international events. With the increase in immunisation over the last few months...

IAPCO Edge Malaysia seminar provides boost for local business events professionals

The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) and Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) hosted a three-day virtual IAPCO Edge Malaysia seminar at the end of August. The event was designed to help Malaysian business events professionals enhance their skill set and elevate their overall business knowledge and expertise. The long-term objective of this upskilling is to make the countr...

MyCEB says ‘Let’s Meet Now’ to its business events industry

The Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) has introduced, 6 September, another new component under the Meet in Malaysia campaign, ‘Let’s Meet Now’. This additional support package aims to complement the primary objective of the Meet In Malaysia campaign of stimulating the economy of the domestic business events industry. Targeting one-day meetings from local markets, the ‘Let’s Meet ...

MyCEB joins Asia Convention Alliance

Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) has signed Memorandums of Understanding (MOU) with Thailand Convention Bureau (TCEB) on establishing an Asia Convention Alliance (ACA). The Thailand Incentive and Convention Association (TICA), Seoul Tourism Organisation, and Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) are also part of the project and their representatives were present for...

MyCEB continues to heal pandemic wounds with AWCA conference win

Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) has announced that the Asian Wound Care Association (AWCA) & Third Global Wound Conference 2021 is on its way to Malaysia. The conference will be held at Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre, 15-17 October 2021. MyCEB anticipates the event will bring approximately 500 local and international delegates for the conference, with an estimated RM5.26m...

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre chosen to host IAPCO EDGE Seminar

The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre), a 33,659sqm exhibition and convention facility, announced, 12 August, it is the ‘venue of choice’ to host the three-day IAPCO EDGE Seminar virtually from 25-27 August 2021. The event is co-organised by the Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) and the Centre, with support from the International Association of Professional Congress Orga...

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...

MyCEB appoints ex-ICCA man to new chief operating officer post

The chairman of Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB), Hon. Dato’ Dr Noor Zari Hamat has announced the appointment of Noor Ahmad Hamid (pictured) as the convention bureau’s new chief operating officer. “I am pleased to welcome Noor Ahmad as our new COO. With his vast experience, knowledge, and passion for the business events industry, we firmly believe that he will be able to steer M...

Malaysia announces 46 event bids won in 3rd quarter

Malaysia Convention and Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) has announced a raft of new bids won for the country’s business events industry. Despite experiencing a significant shift, due to the Covid 19 pandemic over the past few months in the global business events landscape, MyCEB has announced 21 bids won for conventions and exhibitions, 19 bids won for meetings and incentives and six bids won for trade ...