PRESS RELEASES

  • 33 results found
  • 25 Mar 2019
    The 7 MICE hotspots of tomorrow revealed

    As we look forward to IBTM Arabia, held in the UAE’s capital Abu Dhabi this month (25th-27th March), here’s a roundup of the latest activities and developments from seven of the leading destinations and most promising hotspots of tomorrow from the MENA region and beyond. By Danielle Curtis,...

  • 19 Mar 2019
    IBTM Arabia announces robust interest in region from Chinese and European Hosted Buyers

    IBTM Arabia, part of IBTM’s global portfolio of meetings and events industry trade shows and the most established event of its kind in the MENA MICE industry, has announced strong representation from Chinese and European buyers for its 2019 event, which will take place at...

  • 18 Feb 2019
    Business events in the UAE and GCC; what you need to know

    Some of the fastest growing economies in the world can be found in the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). In recent years, with a construction and investment boom designed to wean its member states from their overreliance on hydrocarbons for economic wealth, the region is...

  • 11 Feb 2019
    The Luxury Market in MENA

    By Danielle Curtis, Exhibition Director – Middle East, Arabian Travel Market & IBTM Arabia The fourth annual Global Powers of Luxury Goods report issued by Deloitte Global in 2018, states that 70% of consumers in emerging markets, such as the MENA region, have increased their spending...

  • 11 Feb 2019
    Measuring the value of events

    Answering the question; ‘What value does an event have?’ can be challenging – how do you measure something where the concept of success is difficult to pin down, and there are so many potential outcomes? For some, it’s enough to know huge benefits are gleaned from meeting buyers face to face in an environment...

  • 4 Feb 2019
    IBTM Arabia announces networking programme for 2019 event

    IBTM Arabia, part of IBTM’s global portfolio of meetings and events industry trade shows and the most established event of its kind in the MENA MICE industry, has announced first details of the networking programme for its 2019 event, which will take place at Jumeirah Etihad...

  • 21 Jan 2019
    The Middle East - changing perceptions

    From ancient holy land, to oil rich nation, to its latest incarnation as an innovative and open business events hub, Danielle Curtis, Exhibition Director – Middle East, Arabian Travel Market & IBTM Arabia explains how the fortunes of the Middle East have changed, and why it’s...

  • 14 Jan 2019
    IBTM Arabia partners with ICCA Middle East to host MICE Knowledge Platform

    IBTM Arabia, part of IBTM’s global portfolio of meetings and events industry trade shows and the most established event of its kind in the MENA MICE industry, has announced the first details of the Knowledge Programme for its 2019 event, which will take place at Jumeirah Etihad...

  • 12 Dec 2018
    Turkey eyes global tourism success

    By Danielle Curtis, Exhibition Director – Middle East, Arabian Travel Market & IBTM Arabia Straddled between two continents, Turkey is perfectly located for travellers and offers an enthralling array of art, culture and cuisine that will delight even the most seasoned...

  • 12 Nov 2018
    Maximising the value of exhibiting

    If you’re due to exhibit at an event, you will want to maximise the value of your involvement, and this is where creating your strategy comes in. This will cover the goals you want to achieve from exhibiting and the steps you should take to achieve them, as Danielle...

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