South Korea

PLUS SEOUL brings international events to S Korea

PLUS SEOUL, a campaign by the Seoul Convention Bureau in South Korea, has helped to bring 17,200 participants to the city in the first half of 2020.

Could the meetings industry unite North and South Korea?

Could the meetings industry be the catalyst for unification between North and South Korea? CMW’s Stuart Wood investigates.

In pictures: CMW in South Korea

CMW was recently invited by the Korea Tourism Organisation for a week-long familiarisation trip around South Korea.

South Korea launches new meetings package PLUS SEOUL

The South Korean city of Seoul is offering new meetings and incentives packages, with the aim of attracting more international delegates. PLUS SEOUL will include a range of expanded options to customise locally-hosted events with more personal branding and experiences. The added incentives reflect Seoul’s strong government-level commitment to boosting the Korean capital’s meetings industry, in res...

Malaysian Convention & Exhibition Bureau on a mission for business in Korea

The Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB), an agency under the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia, is in South Korea to explore opportunities for securing regional and international corporate meetings and incentives for 2019. MyCEB is in Seoul 14 May and Busan 16 May. This mission will include an award presentation and dinner organised by MyCEB for the Malaysia Twin Deal ...