/ Malaysia’s Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau Leads Delegation of 13 to India, Launching New Incentives and Support for the India Market

7 January 2019

Chennai, India — The Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) launched its second edition of the Penang Sales Mission to India at the ITC Grand Chola, Chennai this morning.


/ Penang wins bid to host the International Congress and Conferences on Computational Design and Engineering 2019

3 January 2019

Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) announced today that Penang has won the bid to host the upcoming International Congress and Conferences on Computational Design and Engineering (I3CDE) 2019 from 7 to 10 July at ParkRoyal Penang Resort. Penang is the first international destination to host this Korean-owned congress outside its home country, Korea.


/ BE @ Penang 2018 encourages the Business Events industry to ‘BE EXCEPTIONAL’

6 December 2018

The BE @ Penang 2018 conference was officiated today by the Deputy Chief Minister I, YB Dato' IR. Hj. Ahmad Zakiyuddin bin Abdul Rahman at the Setia SPICE Convention Centre.


/ George Town Literary Festival 2018 Celebrates Its Largest Edition Yet with 100 Participants from 25 Countries

23 November 2018

George Town, Penang – The George Town Literary Festival 2018 was officiated this evening at Cheah Kongsi by the Chief Minister of Penang, YAB Chow Kon Yeow and YB Yeoh Soon Hin, Penang State Exco for Tourism Development, Heritage, Arts & Culture.


/ ‘Experiences Unfiltered’ for Indian buyers at first Penang International Travel Exchange (PITE)

20 September 2018

The Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) successfully hosted a total of 113 Indian buyers from India’s leading travel product, the Global Panorama Showcase (GPS) at the first Penang International Travel Exchange (PITE) from 4th to 8th September.


/ PCEB Challenges the Asia Pacific Business Events Industry to BE EXCEPTIONAL with BE @ Penang 2018

13 September 2018

Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) today announced that it is organising the third edition of its Business Events industry conference – the BE @ Penang 2018. The conference will be held on 6 & 7 December 2018 at the Setia SPICE Convention Centre, Penang.


/ George Town Literary Festival returns with The State of Freedom

7 August 2018

George Town, Penang – Crowned the leading literary festival in the world in 2018, the George Town Literary Festival (GTLF) returns this November 22 – 25 with “The State of Freedom”. GTLF is funded by the State Government of Penang and is produced by Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB)


/ Penang to host 150 Indian buyers at the first Penang International Travel Exchange (PITE) in September

26 July 2018

The Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) today announced its latest Business Events product – the Penang International Travel Exchange (PITE), an initiative to further promote Penang as a Business Events and leisure destination.


/ Penang welcomes its first home-based Professional Conference Organiser

5 July 2018

The Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) is proud to announce that Penang now has a home-based Professional Conference Organiser (PCO). Apollo Conferences, which runs its operations from Setia SPICE Convention Centre, is the first PCO to be incorporated in Penang. It is led by Managing Director, Mr Presanth Chandra (also Group CEO of Apollo Asia Travel Group) with Ms Yen...


/ Malaysia’s first National Poetry Slam to take place at George Town Literary Festival 2018

27 June 2018

THE SEARCH for Malaysia’s brightest voices in spoken word poetry begins as the inaugural Malaysia National Poetry Slam is set to take place in November this year. Built on the art of performance poetry, the competition will see 12 shortlisted poets showcasing their best work at George Town Literary Festival 2018 (GTLF 2018), which will take place from 22-25 November. The competition...