EventBank: The Best Event Management Software for Events in China

EventBank Insights

[link] As the global economy continues to expand and China remains one of the world's largest producers and consumers, more and more entrepreneurs, organizations, and associations are seeking to make China a priority in their future business strategies. com) in China.

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How China’s New Bridge Will Boost Business Events

PCMA Convene

The world’s longest sea-crossing bridge — spanning 55 kilometres across the Pearl River estuary — is not only placing Hong Kong in a prime position as China’s southernmost gateway, it’s also drawing global attention to the city. Alliance linked to 55-kilometre-span aims to boost MICE market.

A Guide To Doing Business in China

PCMA Convene

More than two decades later, McKeon has dedicated her professional life to studying that belief in bargaining and helping companies navigate the complexities of doing business in China. Obviously, big changes have impacted China since the strategies were first used long ago.

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120th Canton Fair looks to rejuvenate the ‘Made in China’ brand

Event Industry News

With Chinese exports falling sharply since February amid weak global demand, the world’s second-largest economy is begging the question: is the Made in China brand in trouble?

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Media 10 officially announces Ideal Home Show entry to China

Event Industry News

The post Media 10 officially announces Ideal Home Show entry to China appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Freeman launches brand experience agency in China and Singapore

Event Industry News

Freeman, the leading global provider of brand experiences, today announced it is integrating several of its creative services across the Asia Pacific region, including China and Singapore, under the company’s award-winning agency division, FreemanXP.

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China Exerts More Control Over Foreign-Based Associations

PCMA Convene

A law, which goes into effect in China on Jan. 1, 2017, is estimated to have an impact on more than 7,000 NGOs that conduct activities in mainland China, requiring them to register with police agencies and operate under the supervision of an approved sponsoring organization.

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What’s the Key to Success for Live-Streaming in China?

PCMA Convene

Turn on a computer in China and you’ll find a seemingly endless number of opportunities to tune into live-streamed programming: basketball games with superstar athletes, fashion shows with celebrity models, video games with average at-home citizens, and more. Photo Credit Adobe Stock.

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Developer sues China Construction America for billions, alleges fraud

SmartMeetings

BML Properties claims the contractor's bogus billings cost it more than $2.25 billion on the Baha Mar Resort project in the Bahamas

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Reduce Chinese-style self-censorship at your meetings

Conferences that Work

Well, the most effective aspect of China’s online censorship regime illustrates what happens when you don’t incorporate covenants into your meetings. ” — The cleverest thing about China’s internet censorship , Tech In Asia.

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New & Renovated: Around the Globe

Smart Meetings

Sand Resorts Macao, China Reimagined suites and event spaces provide planners with new spaces to host meetings and events. Altamer, Anguilla Located on the island’s Shoal Bay West Beach, Altamer Resort recently reopened Antilles Pearl Villa and unveiled Petit Topaz Villa.

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Countries, Airlines Ground Boeing 737 Max 8… But Not the U.S.

Smart Meetings

In the past 48 hours, airlines and entire countries have banned the 737 Max 8 aircraft from flight, including China, France, Germany, Australia, the United Kingdom, Indonesia, Aeromexico, Ethiopian Airlines and more, reports CNN.

Retailers: Hoteliers of the Future

Smart Meetings

The first Muji Hotel opened in Shenzhen, China, last January, followed by another in Beijing. The hospitality industry is booming, and retailers are taking notice.

Report: World’s Top Meetings Destinations in 2018

SmartMeetings

In Asia, it’s mainland China and its island city of Hong Kong, as well as Indonesia. In Asia, China tops the list, receiving 15 percent of the requests sent, followed by Hong Kong (13 percent), Indonesia (12.5 Roofs in Pura Besakih Temple in Bali Island, Indonesia.

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Smart Dispatch: Opening My Heart to San Francisco

Smart Meetings

We had an early bird dinner and tour at China Live, a restaurant and marketplace which aims to bring modern-day Shanghai to San Francisco. Hornblower Cruises & Events ship near the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco.

Exciting Developments for Planners at 10 Top International Cities

Smart Meetings

Popular destinations throughout the world have been busy adding new properties and attractions—from a spectacular entertainment venue in Montreal to a stunning convention center in San Jose, Costa Rica—that have enhanced their offerings to meeting groups and tourists.

New & Renovated: A Step Outside the Ordinary

Smart Meetings

Sheraton Los Angeles San Gabriel InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland In a league of its own, one of China’s newest hotels isn’t piercing any skylines. While every hotel or venue has something that makes it unique, some simply go above and beyond.

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Worried About New Tariffs? Scarborough & Tweed Can Help

BizBash

The White House last week announced additional tariffs on about $200 billion in imports from China. The move follows the

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Four Seasons Keeps Expanding Global Portfolio

SmartMeetings

Also in 2012, Four Seasons also announced plans to build Four Seasons Resort Jeju Island at Jeju Shinhwa World in South Korea, Four Seasons Hotel Dahlian in China, Four Seasons Hotel Makkah in Saudi Arabia and Four Seasons Hotel Hanoi at Hoan Kiem Lake in Vietnam.

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Webinars and Seminars Compared

EventBank Insights

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Global Travel Industry Scene ‘Resilient’ Despite Slowing Growth

PCMA Convene

The global travel industry is likely to expand by 4 percent in 2019 despite slowing economic growth in key areas such China and Europe. reuters.com. Reuters ). Read More. News Junkie Places & Spaces

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Guest Blog: It’s time we talked WeChat

Event Industry News

By Nicole Ci, Project Manager at IBTM China. Chinese social media giant WeChat (known in China as Weixin) has around 1 billion active monthly users, making it the country’s most used app. China’s answer to Facebook. When buying items online in China, you can pay with WeChat Pay.

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10 Massively Cool Exhibition Venues

EventMB

Not surprisingly, the biggest dedicated exhibition venues are located in the biggest trading nations – Germany, China and the US. Trade shows are an important part of our industry. So which are the top 10 exhibition venues around the world?

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The Top 25 Beijing Hotels for Events in 2019

EventMB

China’s capital is a sprawling metropolis of high-rise offices, eight-lane freeways, modern shopping complexes, and innovative conference venues. We’ve compiled the best Beijing hotels for your conference, corporate meeting, private party, or special occasion.

Best of British show takes Shanghai by storm

Event Industry News

The biggest exhibition ever of famous British brands and companies opened its doors in Shanghai today (Thursday) with the aim of forging closer business partnerships between the UK and China.

Data-Driven Marketing & Events: A Panel Discussion

EventBank Insights

Between Asia and Europe, adoption of payment systems have gone digital in China versus even Hong Kong. Hong Kong as made it's advancements of course, but China is a market that's fully adopted transitional technology.

People on the Move

PCMA Convene

Zhang will be responsible for total account management within the Asia Pacific region, including Japan, Korea, China, Southeast Asia, Australia, and New Zealand. Most recently, Zhang worked as senior sales manager at Four Seasons Hotel Hangzhou at West Lake in China.

A Case for Ending the Use of Cheap Conference Swag

MeetingsNet

tariffs implemented on China this year have raised the cost of a host of products made there, including promotional items used at meetings and events. The U.S.

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10 Great Venues in Europe for Events with 1000+ Attendees

EventMB

Cities in the US and China offer an embarrassment of choice when it comes to venues with capacities for […]. Here are 10 venues in 10 cities where you can comfortably cater for larger capacity events while indulging in the authentic uniqueness of European culture.

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Tariffs Trouble: Business Events Trapped in Trade War Zone

PCMA Convene

Since the new tariffs (or taxes) imposed on goods imported from China and other countries have taken effect this year, some of the show’s regular exhibitors have cut back on the amount of space they’re purchasing for the March 2019 show.

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VOK DAMS chosen for the Opening of the Volkswagen Indigo Center Beijing

Event Industry News

VOK DAMS China was the leading agency for the opening event of Volkswagen’s newest flagship store in Beijing. The Junbaojie Volkswagen Indigo Center offers customers the full product portfolio of Volkswagen brand cars, and will serve as a lighthouse for future transformation of the brand.

7 Thrilling Team-Building Adventures

SmartMeetings

Coiling Dragon Cliff Skywalk, Zhangjiajie, China: Situated in China’s Hunan Province, this glass-bottomed walkway attached to Tianmen Mountain offers stunning views. Grand Canyon Skywalk, Arizona.

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Star Events supplies record-breaking League of Legends spectacular

Event Industry News

Concluded in 85 minutes, the multi-player League of Legends final saw China’s Invictus Gaming beat Europe’s team Fnatic 3-0 to take the trophy and $834,375 in prize money, Broadcast across more than 30 platforms and TV channels, in 19 languages, the extraordinary spectator numbers, boosted by China’s first participation in the final, puts the eSports showcase in the same ballpark as the Super Bowl.

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How To Market to Global Audiences

PCMA Convene

As examples, in China, the most popular search engine is Badu; it’s Naber in South Korea, and Yandiz in Russia. What advice would you have for organizers wanting to attract attendees from China? China has its own version of most of our popular platforms.

Delivering on Brand Promise

PCMA Convene

A couple of key findings included that events and experiences are the most potent proof point in China for consumer packaged goods (CPG) brands, while in-store experience wins CPG influence in the U.S. Attendees participate in a session at the 2018 PCMA Annual Conference in Bangkok, Thailand.

How To Do Business In The Asia Pacific, According To APAC Expert Bhavya Sehgal

PCMA Convene

But if you look at the conflicts between China and Philippines around the South China Sea, they have been persistent for the last five years. The second one is the fact that China is going down and the misconception is that, hence, let’s look somewhere else.

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Just how Important is In-Flight Wi-Fi?

SmartMeetings

Free Wi-Fi Airlines: China Air. China Eastern. “Always on” is no longer a luxury. A new study shows that for most people, being connected is a requirement, even when flying 30,000 feet above the ground. And for parents towing a child, it is a life-saver.

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PCMA Expands Business Events Programming Throughout Asia Pacific

PCMA Convene

Sessions scheduled in eight countries including Australia, China, India, Japan and Indonesia. Xiamen, China

‘Seven Star’ Shanghai Hotel Lures the Elite

SmartMeetings

A new $516 million “seven star” hotel in Shanghai has become the destination of choice for many of China’s elite. Wang Sicong, the 28-year-old son of Wang Jianlin—China’s wealthiest man and the founder of Dalian Wanda Group—is considered by many as the brainchild behind the Shanghai property.

Hot Trends in the Land of the Rising Sun

Smart Meetings

The other 95 percent are from Asian countries, such as Malaysia, China, Korea and Indonesia. An ever-growing number of Tokyo’s visitors consist of China’s upwardly mobile young professionals.