/ Penang first in Asia to host World Seafood Congress

21 September 2017

GEORGE TOWN: Penang will be the first Asian country to host the World Seafood Congress come September 2019. Penang was selected over other contenders such as Thailand, China and Japan that also bade for the event.


/ Penang Wins the Bid to Host World Seafood Congress 2019

21 September 2017

The Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) is proud to announce that Penang has been selected as the first Asian destination to host the World Seafood Congress that will be held in September 2019.


/ Penang Wins the Bid to Host World Seafood Congress 2019

20 September 2017

George Town, Penang: The Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) is proud to announce that Penang has been selected as the first Asian destination to host the World Seafood Congress that will be held in September 2019.


/ Penang to host Asia’s first World Seafood Congress in 2019

20 September 2017

GEORGE TOWN, Sept 20 ― Penang will be the first Asian country to host the World Seafood Congress come September 2019. Penang was selected over other contenders such as Thailand, China and Japan that also bade for the event.


/ Best street eats in Penang

18 September 2017

On an island famed for its tasty treats, it can be hard to fit every recommendation into a single itinerary. However, even in the hotly contested street-food scene, there are three dishes that reign supreme: assam laksa, a Nyonya favourite of spicy fish broth with sour notes of tamarind and slurp-worthy rice noodles (below); nasi kandar, fluffy white rice topped with meat or seafood,...


/ World Seafood Congress moves to Penang

14 September 2017

Carey Bomell, president of the International Association of Fish Inspectors (IAFI), brought the World Seafood Congress 2017 (WSC) in Reykjavik, Iceland, to a close with the announcement that the next edition of the biennial conference will be held in Penang, Malaysia.


/ Penang demonstrates medical business events prowess

16 August 2017

Penang’s first medical expo and healthcare conference will put its offerings in the spotlight and create a platform for a better local healthcare system.


/ More SPICE, more punch

15 August 2017

Amid Penang's promising performance in the business events industry, the Penang Convention and Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) has announced it will be holding the second edition of BE @Penang from 7-8 December 2017 at the newly completed Setia SPICE Convention Centre. Despite its size, Penang's economic haul from business events last year stands at an estimated RM808 million (US$1.88...


/ State to hold inaugural medical expo

15 August 2017

PENANG will host the inaugural Penang Medical Expo and Malaysian Healthcare Policy Conference (PMEX 2017) at the Setia SPICE Convention Centre this Nov 10 to 12. Read more at https://www.thestar.com.my/metro/community/2017/08/15/state-to-hold-inaugural-medical-expo/#RSYlaVp1jkD2whGC.99


/ Penang to host inaugural PMEX event

14 August 2017

The first Penang Medical Expo & Malaysian Healthcare Policy Conference (PMEX 2017) is set to take place in November at the Setia SPICE Convention Centre.