/ Penang hosts 1,251 events in PCEB's first year of operations

2 February 2017

Penang hosted 1,251 events with an estimated economic impact of RM808 million (US$182 million) in its CVB's first year of operations in 2016, according to an industry review released by the Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB).


/ Heritage-themed incentives provide a window to the past

1 February 2017

Malaysia has several strings to its bow as an incentive destination, but its heritage attractions hold as much group potential as any of them. The destination has a rich multiethnic make-up, with particular influence from China and India as well as its own colourful Malay culture, while the colonial years have also left an indelible mark on the country. Heritage-related activities...


/ Penang releases its first business events review

31 January 2017

Malaysia – The Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) has released its first ever business events industry review to provide a summary of PCEB’s activities in their first year of operations and insights on factors affecting the industry.


/ 去年逾8亿收益 檳州成会展重镇

23 January 2017

檳城国际会议及展览局(PCEB)的2016年年度报告显示,去年共有1251项会议及展览在檳举办,与会人数14万1864人,带来8亿832万5654令吉的长远经济效益。


/ 2017年世界最佳医疗服务国家 乔治市、吉隆坡上榜

23 January 2017

继美国有线新闻网(CNN)列槟城为17个世界最佳旅游胜地之后,美国知名电视台CNBC根据“国际生活”(International Living)网站报道,马来西亚中选为2017年世界最佳的医疗服务国家,其中槟城乔治市及吉隆坡榜上有名。


/ Sign on for heritage charm: Unusual venues in Penang for business events

5 January 2017

WHILE Kuala Lumpur hogs the spotlight in Malaysia as a buzzing venue for MICE and business events, you shouldn’t be so quick to disregard some of the country’s equally charming states.


/ Penang Establishes a Bureau to Tap into the Lucrative MICE Business

20 December 2016

Already well known as a tourist destination the island of Penang is now looking at its share of the global MICE business. Although Penang has only just started to focus on MICE, the island is definitely on the right track. Penang has built its first state of the art multipurpose facility, the Subterranean Penang International Conference and Exhibition Centre or SPICE, and this,...


/ Evolving Events - Tropical Spice Garden

19 December 2016

A holistic eco-tourism destination located on eight acres of jungle in Penang, the Tropical Spice Garden contains hundreds of varieties of flora and fauna which make for a stunning setting for meetings, exclusive gatherings or team-building activities. Offering a seminar room, a water garden, bamboo garden and pavilion, the Tropical Spice Garden can cater to a wide variety of events.


/ P. Pinang sebagai destinasi MICE menjelang 2021

16 December 2016

GEORGE TOWN – Pulau Pinang mampu dibangunkan sebagai sebuah destinasi pilihan bagi pelbagai acara dan kegiatan perniagaan di peringkat global menjelang 2021.


/ Soon-to-open Setia SPICE expected to boost Penang's MICE competitiveness

8 December 2016

More details of Penang's largest convention and exhibition venue has been revealed as its opening draws closer. The RM350 million (US$78.78 million) Setia Subterranean Penang International Convention and Exhibition Centre (Setia SPICE), which will open in March 2017, will be the first solar hybrid convention centre in the world, have a seven-acre park on the rooftop which will...