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/ Penang hosts 1,251 events in PCEB's first year of operations
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
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
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.
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/ Sign on for heritage charm: Unusual venues in Penang for business events
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
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
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
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
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...