IN THE NEWS
/ 非影响旅客到来主因 槟政府无意豁免酒店住客税
/ Pulau Pinang tuan rumah Mesyuarat Agung Tahunan MNA, 27 – 29 Mac
GEORGE TOWN – Persatuan Jururawat Malaysia (MNA) dengan kerjasama MNA Pulau Pinang serta Biro Konvensyen dan Pameran Pulau Pinang (PCEB) bakal menganjurkan Mesyuarat Agung Tahunan (AGM) pada 27 hingga 29 Mac ini.
/ Malaysian Nurses Association Will Hold their Annual Meetings in Penang
Penang will be hosting the Malaysian Nurses Association (MNA)’s Annual General Meeting 2020 from 27 – 29 March at Bayview Beach Resort in Batu Feringghi. Organised by the Malaysian Nurses Association and supported by the MNA Penang Chapter and Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB), the AGM will be happening concurrently with the MNA National Scientific Conference.
/ BE @ Penang 2019: Inspiring greater innovation in Asia’s MICE industry
4th edition of Malaysia’s biggest business events conference sparks ideas for success
/ Perfect Penang
Smaller cities that are easily accessible and which can provide authentic, immersive experiences are growing in popularity among business event planners. Sharing how trends have changed over the years, Koe Peng Kang, senior executive vice president of S P Setia, noted: “Business tourism is no longer just about people going to a destination to attend a conference. It has become...
/ Double the goodness
Having both the BE@Penang conference and ICCA Asia Pacific Summit concurrently gifted attendees with enriched content, expanded networking opportunities, and more.
/ Destination Special: Penang
S Puvaneswary delves into the Malaysian island’s treasure trove of quirky experiences and MICE hardware, and reveals why the destination warrants a large “X” on the business events map.
/ Penang’s convention bureau advisory in the light of the 2019-nCoV
The Penang Convention and Exhibition Bureau issued a statement in light of the recent outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. Penang is currently on high-alert in ensuring the virus does not further spread and affecting more victims. Since the outbreak occurred, there has not been any reported cases in the state.
/ Penang International Jewellery Show 2020 to set the stage for South East Asia
Penang will be hosting the first Penang International Jewellery Show (PGIJS), a B2B event where 100 international buyers will be brought into Penang and matched with local gold suppliers.