Asia/Pacific http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6652/more en ICC Sydney Raises the Roof http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/icc-sydney-raises-roof <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Australian city’s convention, exhibition, and entertainment precinct is on track for a December opening.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/icc-sydney-raises-roof" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/icc-sydney-raises-roof#comments Asia/Pacific Thu, 17 Mar 2016 14:23:00 +0000 58671 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>ICC Sydney, the convention, exhibition, and entertainment precinct, is on track for a December opening.</p> ICC Sydney In Macao, the Sheraton Gets More Suites and a Rebranding http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/macao-sheraton-gets-more-suites-and-rebranding <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>On Macao's Cotai Strip, the Las Vegas–style entertainment hub, it's go big or go home, and Sheraton has chosen the former. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/macao-sheraton-gets-more-suites-and-rebranding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/macao-sheraton-gets-more-suites-and-rebranding#comments Asia/Pacific Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Tue, 16 Feb 2016 16:45:00 +0000 57611 at http://meetingsnet.com AMEX 2016 Forecast: Meetings on the Upswing Globally http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/amex-2016-forecast-meetings-upswing-globally <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A new survey from American Express Meetings and Events finds mostly positive indicators from meetings across the board, and across the globe. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/amex-2016-forecast-meetings-upswing-globally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/amex-2016-forecast-meetings-upswing-globally#comments Asia/Pacific Association Meetings Canada The Caribbean and Islands of the Atlantic Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Pharma Meeting Planning Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Site News Premium Wed, 14 Oct 2015 18:01:00 +0000 53761 at http://meetingsnet.com <p dir="ltr" id="docs-internal-guid-44f36e18-6788-19f7-0117-c7e9898f83e3" style="line-height: 1.38; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"><b style="font-weight: normal;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial; font-size: 14.66px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; text-decoration: none; vertical-align: baseline; background-color: transparent;">A new survey from American Express Meetings and Events finds mostly positive indicators from meetings across the board, and across the globe.</span></b></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images First-Ever International Canyon Ranch Opens July 2016 http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/first-ever-international-canyon-ranch-opens-july-2016 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Wellness pioneer Canyon Ranch will open its first international venture—Canyon Ranch Wellness Resort at Kaplankaya—on the Turkish Riviera.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/first-ever-international-canyon-ranch-opens-july-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/first-ever-international-canyon-ranch-opens-july-2016#comments Asia/Pacific Premium Sat, 10 Oct 2015 17:38:00 +0000 53661 at http://meetingsnet.com Korea MERS Scare Over, Travel Expected to Rebound http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/korea-mers-scare-over-travel-expected-rebound <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p align="left">The Korean outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) has been officially declared over, according to South Korean prime minister Hwang Kyo-ahn, who made the announcement on July 28.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/korea-mers-scare-over-travel-expected-rebound" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/korea-mers-scare-over-travel-expected-rebound#comments Asia/Pacific Premium Tue, 28 Jul 2015 18:41:00 +0000 51711 at http://meetingsnet.com A Meeting Planner in Melbourne http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/meeting-planner-melbourne <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With the strength of the U.S. dollar, right now is a great time for U.S. groups to visit Australia. Melbourne has a modern airport with tons of direct flights from U.S. gateway cities, and is a vibrant and exciting place to visit. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/meeting-planner-melbourne" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/meeting-planner-melbourne#comments Asia/Pacific Global Events Premium Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:44:00 +0000 48701 at http://meetingsnet.com Suntec Singapore Launches Online Planning Portal http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/suntec-singapore-launches-online-planning-portal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre now offers interactive service to help planners manage events from soup to nuts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/suntec-singapore-launches-online-planning-portal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/suntec-singapore-launches-online-planning-portal#comments Asia/Pacific Association Meetings Global Site Research Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Premium Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:05:00 +0000 48571 at http://meetingsnet.com Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre “Imagine Korea” for Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/imagine-korea-meetings <div class="field-byline"> Joanna Siddiqui </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/meetingsnet.com/files/uploads/2015/02/seoul%20korea.jpeg" style="width: 300px; height: 199px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid; margin: 1px; float: left;" title="Dongdaemun Design Plaza, Seoul" />Visit Korea has launched a new brand slogan, &ldquo;Imagine your Korea,&rdquo; which it rolled out to New York&ndash;area press last week.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/imagine-korea-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/imagine-korea-meetings#comments Asia/Pacific Premium Wed, 04 Mar 2015 21:20:00 +0000 48001 at http://meetingsnet.com Top Destinations for High-End Programs http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/top-destinations-high-end-programs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Pacific World’s first Annual Destination Index Special Report gives meeting planners the view from the ground in some worldwide hotspots, including South Korea (pictured).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/top-destinations-high-end-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/top-destinations-high-end-programs#comments Asia/Pacific Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Global Events Premium Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:01:00 +0000 47851 at http://meetingsnet.com Going to Bot: Robot-staffed Hotel to Open in Japan this Summer http://meetingsnet.com/blog/going-bot-robot-staffed-hotel-open-japan-summer <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>The robots are coming! And, In case you wondered, yes, robots just may be out to take your job—at least if you work in a hotel.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/going-bot-robot-staffed-hotel-open-japan-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/going-bot-robot-staffed-hotel-open-japan-summer#comments Asia/Pacific face2face Wed, 18 Feb 2015 19:23:00 +0000 47561 at http://meetingsnet.com