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For the seventh consecutive year, Hong Kong shone at the IMEX America show in Las Vegas on 10-12 October 2017, fronting a strong alliance of 25 Hong Kong trade partners and generating over 230 pre-scheduled hosted buyer appointments. Having received the prestigious ‘Best Business City in Asia’ (previously known as ‘Best Business City in Northeast Asia’) award for the 10th time, and recognised by the Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards 2017 in the category of ‘Best Business City in the World’, Asia’s world city has reinforced its reputation as the ideal destination for trade. Are you ready for IMEX America from 10–12 October? This year, MEHK will join forces with 25 Hong Kong trade partners for a strong presence, with amazing lucky draw prizes in tow! The Hong Kong Observation Wheel is closed until further notice. MEHK was amongst the leading ‘Go-Getters’ at the inaugural Get Global MICE tradeshow held at the ICC Sydney on 28 July. Occupying a prime ‘suite’ spot at the event, the Hong Kong contingent met with quality buyers throughout the day. What better time to visit Hong Kong than during the city’s celebration of a historical moment? Voted by frequent travellers around the world, Hong Kong was once again crowned the ‘Best City for Meetings’ in Asia (formerly named ‘Best Business City in Asia’) by Smart Travel Asia in the 2017 Best in Travel Poll. In its latest initiative, MEHK hosted the ‘2017 MICE Workshop’ in Guangzhou on 4-5 May. More than 70 corporate and trade partners participated, making it the city’s largest-ever workshop in China to drive the MICE business in Southern China. Representatives of basketball associations from close to 150 countries and regions attended FIBA’s first-ever mid-term congress in Hong Kong on 4-5 May. Hong Kong made a big splash at this year’s IMEX show in Frankfurt, fronting a strong alliance of 23 Hong Kong trade partners and generating over 420 pre-scheduled hosted buyer appointments. The first figure in the world of Indonesian President Joko Widodo was officially unveiled on 1 May 2017 at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong. This year, nine ASAE members representing a range of industries flocked to Hong Kong for a fruitful study mission. Medicine has long been one of HK’s strongest suits in terms of international conferences. MEHK and the Faculty of Medicine of CUHK have joined forces to launch a co-hosted workshop on 3 Apr 2017. Hong Kong took centre stage at IT&CM China held in Shanghai from 21-23 March when Meetings and Exhibitions Hong Kong fielded a strong alliance of 22 local trade partners to host over 800 buyer appointments at the Hong Kong Pavilion. South Korea added to the Top MICE Agents Awards programme for the first time to further tap its market potential The Pre-arrival Registration for Indian Nationals will be implemented on 23 January 2017. Yet another successful year comes to a close for Hong Kong, with a win in the ‘City destination for meetings and events, Greater China’ category and MEHK recognised in the ‘Best Convention Bureau, Greater China’ category of CEI Asia’s inaugural Editors’ Choice 2017 awards, paving a strong beginning for year 2017. On the heels of winning two prestigious awards at the World Travel Awards 2016, Hong Kong was once again crowned ‘Favourite Business City in the World’ based on votes from the highly discerning readership of Business Traveller China. Asia’s world city leads by taking home two prestigious awards, ‘Asia's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination’ and ‘Asia's Leading City Break Destination’ for two consecutive years at the World Travel Awards 2016. The Economic Development Commission (EDC) is established to provide visionary direction and advice to the Government on the overall strategy and policy for broadening Hong Kong’s economic base and enhancing Hong Kong’s economic growth and development. MEHK hosted eight members of the International Association of Professional Conference Organisers (IAPCO) on their study mission as they engaged with key MICE stakeholders and explored the city’s potential. Asia’s world city won the ‘Best City for Business Events’ title, while MEHK won plaudits for ‘Best Convention Bureau’ according to a CEI Readers' Choice Awards poll in 2016. Avenue of Stars in Tsim Sha Tsui is closed for repair and improvement works. A selection of the Avenue of Stars exhibits is displayed at Garden of Stars and Starry Gallery from 15 November 2015. For the seventh consecutive year, Hong Kong shone at the IMEX America show in Las Vegas on 10-12 October 2017, fronting a strong alliance of 25 Hong Kong trade partners and generating over 230 pre-scheduled hosted buyer appointments. Having received the prestigious ‘Best Business City in Asia’ (previously known as ‘Best Business City in Northeast Asia’) award for the 10th time, and recognised by the Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards 2017 in the category of ‘Best Business City in the World’, Asia’s world city has reinforced its reputation as the ideal destination for trade. Are you ready for IMEX America from 10–12 October? This year, MEHK will join forces with 25 Hong Kong trade partners for a strong presence, with amazing lucky draw prizes in tow! The Hong Kong Observation Wheel is closed until further notice. MEHK was amongst the leading ‘Go-Getters’ at the inaugural Get Global MICE tradeshow held at the ICC Sydney on 28 July. Occupying a prime ‘suite’ spot at the event, the Hong Kong contingent met with quality buyers throughout the day. What better time to visit Hong Kong than during the city’s celebration of a historical moment? Voted by frequent travellers around the world, Hong Kong was once again crowned the ‘Best City for Meetings’ in Asia (formerly named ‘Best Business City in Asia’) by Smart Travel Asia in the 2017 Best in Travel Poll. In its latest initiative, MEHK hosted the ‘2017 MICE Workshop’ in Guangzhou on 4-5 May. More than 70 corporate and trade partners participated, making it the city’s largest-ever workshop in China to drive the MICE business in Southern China. Representatives of basketball associations from close to 150 countries and regions attended FIBA’s first-ever mid-term congress in Hong Kong on 4-5 May. Hong Kong made a big splash at this year’s IMEX show in Frankfurt, fronting a strong alliance of 23 Hong Kong trade partners and generating over 420 pre-scheduled hosted buyer appointments. The first figure in the world of Indonesian President Joko Widodo was officially unveiled on 1 May 2017 at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong. This year, nine ASAE members representing a range of industries flocked to Hong Kong for a fruitful study mission. Medicine has long been one of HK’s strongest suits in terms of international conferences. MEHK and the Faculty of Medicine of CUHK have joined forces to launch a co-hosted workshop on 3 Apr 2017. Hong Kong took centre stage at IT&CM China held in Shanghai from 21-23 March when Meetings and Exhibitions Hong Kong fielded a strong alliance of 22 local trade partners to host over 800 buyer appointments at the Hong Kong Pavilion. South Korea added to the Top MICE Agents Awards programme for the first time to further tap its market potential The Pre-arrival Registration for Indian Nationals will be implemented on 23 January 2017. Yet another successful year comes to a close for Hong Kong, with a win in the ‘City destination for meetings and events, Greater China’ category and MEHK recognised in the ‘Best Convention Bureau, Greater China’ category of CEI Asia’s inaugural Editors’ Choice 2017 awards, paving a strong beginning for year 2017. On the heels of winning two prestigious awards at the World Travel Awards 2016, Hong Kong was once again crowned ‘Favourite Business City in the World’ based on votes from the highly discerning readership of Business Traveller China. Asia’s world city leads by taking home two prestigious awards, ‘Asia's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination’ and ‘Asia's Leading City Break Destination’ for two consecutive years at the World Travel Awards 2016. The Economic Development Commission (EDC) is established to provide visionary direction and advice to the Government on the overall strategy and policy for broadening Hong Kong’s economic base and enhancing Hong Kong’s economic growth and development. MEHK hosted eight members of the International Association of Professional Conference Organisers (IAPCO) on their study mission as they engaged with key MICE stakeholders and explored the city’s potential. Asia’s world city won the ‘Best City for Business Events’ title, while MEHK won plaudits for ‘Best Convention Bureau’ according to a CEI Readers' Choice Awards poll in 2016. Avenue of Stars in Tsim Sha Tsui is closed for repair and improvement works. A selection of the Avenue of Stars exhibits is displayed at Garden of Stars and Starry Gallery from 15 November 2015.
 

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