/ Penang eyes India among prospects for more direct flights to state

26 July 2018

GEORGE TOWN, July 26 — Penang has launched measures to attract more direct flights to the state, with a particular focus on the Indian market for its tourism potential. Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) chief executive officer G. Ashwin said they are working closely with airlines keen on introducing direct flights here.


/ Let's meet in . . . Penang

26 July 2018

The Malaysian island state benefits from a proud heritage and a modern outlook when it comes to meetings. Ed Peters reports.


/ Penang eyes India among prospects for more direct flights to state | Malaysia

26 July 2018

GEORGE TOWN, July 26 — Penang has launched measures to attract more direct flights to the state, with a particular focus on the Indian market for its tourism potential. Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) chief executive officer G. Ashwin said they are working closely with airlines keen on introducing direct flights here.


/ Local product-mix at the heart of GPS Hyderabad & Chandigarh

24 July 2018

Global Panorama Showcase (GPS) in its sixth year of educating and empowering the travel agents of Tier-II and III cities of India, focused on delivering the right product-mix in its first two editions beyond its flagship Nagpur marketplace of 2018. EDWIN SEA will cover Malaysia and Penang as region and PCEB (Penang Convention and Exhibition Bureau) has tied up with GPS. “We are...


/ 5 activities you should try in Penang

24 July 2018

Explore a range of leisure and cultural activities as well as unique event spaces in the Malaysian coastal state.


/ PCEB scales up efforts to promote Penang as a MICE destination in India

12 July 2018

Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) is aggressively promoting Penang (located in Malaysia) as a MICE destination in India. In this direction, both PCEB and Apollo Conferences are taking steps to promote it in the Indian Travel Trade. “PCEB is a body which promotes business events in Penang and we are co-exhibiting with them,” said Presanth Chandra, Group CEO, Apollo...


/ First Home-Based PCO for Penang

6 July 2018

In Malaysia, Penang has long served as the link between Asia’s great kingdoms and an important outlet to the markets of Europe and the Middle East. At its heart is diverse, cosmopolitan George Town, Penang Island’s main city and an urban centre that combines old-world Asia in spades and the freshest aspects of modern culture.


/ Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau brings 7 partners to the UK for The Meetings Show London

22 June 2018

The Meetings Show London 2018 has been chosen as the trade show for the Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) to launch the Penang Pavilion. Incepted with the aim to showcase and promote Penang as the preferred and ideal destination for corporate and association meetings, incentives and trade exhibitions, this is the first time in history Penang has a pavilion dedicated...


/ Keeping calm in troubled waters

13 June 2018

Queensland University of Technology (QUT) conducts a regular conference in Asia for regional representatives, with the aim of providing them with university updates and training. To tackle the souvenirs hold-up, Ong drove immediately to the Royal Malaysian Customs Department. He paid the required taxes and got most of the souvenirs released. These, coupled with famous Penang flaky...


/ Experience Penang, Unfiltered

11 June 2018

Matching business with authentically unfiltered experiences brought alive by its hospitable people, vibrant culture, and rich heritage, Penang is a meeting planner's dream come true destination.