Thailand: in the fast lane

Stuart Wood spends a week in Thailand, where the MICE industry is putting business into a higher gear.

Japan’s Okura Hotel expands into Thailand

Okura Nikko Hotel Management Co., the group behind the recently re-opened Okura Hotel in Tokyo, is expanding into Thailand.

IT&CMA and CTW APAC get underway in Bangkok

The 27th edition of IT&CMA and 22nd edition of CTW Asia-Pacific (CTW APAC) begin today, 24 September, in Bangkok, Thailand.

TCEB to bring ASAE association conference to Bangkok

The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) signed a memorandum of understanding with ASAE - the American Society of Association Executives - at IMEX America.

CMW in Thailand for TCEB’s media familiarisation trip

CMW's Stuart Wood recently attended the Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau's International Media Familiarisation Trip.

TCEB ‘Redefines’ its Exclusive MICE Lane Service for arrivals

The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) is promoting its Exclusive MICE Lane Service at Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Bangkok.

TCEB helps bring largest ever Chinese convention to Thailand

Thailand has been hosting, 10-13 August, the largest ever convention from China – the International Dragon Award (IDA) Annual Congress – which is set to generate US$20.7m in revenue for the country.

Emphasis on engagement for double-bill IT&CM Asia and CTW Asia-Pacific

The big co-located incentives travel, convention and corporate meetings events IT&CM Asia and CTW Asia-Pacific, which co-locate at the end of September in Bangkok, are to feature a re-designed programme packed with engagement activities.

Thailand’s focus on smart industries is key to event success

The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) hosted 22 international exhibitions certified by UFI in 2018-2019, more than any other ASEAN country.

New Thailand campaign Down Under could bring 4,000 business events travellers

Over 4,000 business event travellers will potentially attend an event in Thailand within the next four years as a result of Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau’s (TCEB) recent roadshow held in Sydney and Melbourne. TCEB made its claim on the back of its new campaign which provides site visit support for meeting and incentive organisers of events with upwards of 80 guests and more flexibility...

New Thai support for site visits for events for 80-plus from Australia

Australian event buyers with upwards of 80 delegates are now eligible to apply for financial support from Thailand’s Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB), thanks to a major policy shift. TCEB has decided to provide financial support for site inspections for Australian meeting and incentive organisers, provided they have a minimum of 80 guests. The support can be for DMC services and ground tran...