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Dec 24, 2014, 06:05 ET
Mr Nopparat Maythaveekulchai (centre), president of TCEB, with Ms Sukanya Janchoo (left), vice president, Thailand Incentive and Convention Association and Mr Thalun Theng (right), Secretary General, Thai Exhibition Association, recently joined forces to drive the ASEAN MICE Venue Standard (AMVS). Meeting was recently held in Bangkok.

TCEB Drives MICE Venue Towards ASEAN Adoption

Public Organization Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) announce today that the 1st Special Meeting on ASEAN MICE Venue...

Oct 23, 2014, 23:25 ET
Bangkok Centara Central World, 22 October 2014 -- The Asian Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus (AACVB) in collaboration with TCEB in conjunction with the annual IT&CMA CTW 2014, MICE industry trade show in Bangkok. The summit was led by MICE leaders and received active participation from delegates who voted in agreement on key point trends.

AACVB Chooses Bangkok for Headquarters, Strengthening Thailand's Reputation as the Region's Business Events Hub

BANGKOK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewsire/ -- Panellists and delegates attending the 7th Asia for Asia Summit on 30 September 2014 in Bangkok agreed...

Oct 09, 2014, 07:41 ET
TCEB introduces the 'Thailand CONNECT The World' brand communications campaign for 2015 fiscal year, highlighting three pillars of Thailand's MICE industry including Destinations, Business, and People. As a strategic linkage between global business excellence and local expertise to drive the economy, Thailand expects to attract over one million business events travellers, earning the Thai economy more than US$3 billion in 2015. (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention and Ex...)

TCEB Inaugurates 'Thailand CONNECT The World' Brand Communications Campaign for 2015

Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization) or TCEB has spearheaded a response to the government direction of advancing key...

Sep 04, 2014, 00:35 ET
Mr Nopparat Maythaveekulchai (third left), President of the Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau or TCEB, Mr Christopher Kim (third right), President of Asia Pacific, Unicity International Inc., and Ms Vichaya Soonthornsaratoon (second left), Director of Meetings Industry Department, TCEB. join forces to bring "2014 Unicity Global Convention" to Thailand. The event will be held in Bangkok from 15 to 18 October 2014 with 50,000 Unicity distributors worldwide. (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention ...)

TCEB'S Confirms Thailand's World-class Destination "2014 Unicity Global Convention" Held in Thailand with 50,000 Unicity Distributors Worldwide

Thailand has the chance to host a mega event once again as Unicity, one of the world's fastest growing multi-level marketing companies, agreed to...

Aug 06, 2014, 06:18 ET

Spotlight Back on Bangkok, 'One Young World Summit' Confirmed for 2015

- World's premier forum for 2,000 young leaders to discuss pressing world issues while enjoying Bangkok's world-class hospitality -...

Jul 17, 2014, 08:01 ET
Mr Nopparat Maythaveekulchai, president of TCEB remarked that, "Winning major bids for international MICE events of this calibre, which will take place in Thailand from the second half of 2014, reflects the strong international confidence business communities around the globe have in Thailand. Stability is a key consideration for MICE travellers, and the confidence shown by international organisers is proof-positive that Thailand is again ready to host MICE events of any size and scale." (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention and Exhibiti)

Thailand Secures Major International Events, Signalling Renewed Confidence in MICE Sector

The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization), or TCEB, has confirmed that Thailand will host major international MICE events...

Apr 03, 2014, 05:07 ET
TCEB unveiled the 2014 exhibition industry strategy showcasing the leadership position in ASEAN. TCEB highlighted three key success factors including the winning of 'New Shows', successful 'Joint Ventures' between Thailand's MICE entrepreneurs and international organisers, and the establishment of international players using Thailand as a springboard to ASEAN. Under the three-year exhibition industry roadmap, TCEB is driving the industry by playing three key roles, including 'Connector/Facilitator', 'Marketer/Partner', and 'Creator/Initiator'. In 2014, TCEB will penetrate new markets and create awareness while working with partners to accelerate the number of MICE visitors to international exhibitions in Thailand.  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau)

TCEB Propels Thailand's Exhibition Industry as Platform to Drive ASEAN Success

The Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization) or TCEB, today unveiled the 2014 exhibition industry strategy, which...

Mar 21, 2014, 04:08 ET
Thailand International Porcelain Painting Convention 2015: TIPP 2015.  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand International Porcelain Painting Convention 2015 (TIPP 2015))

Thailand International Porcelain Painting Convention 2015: A Great Opportunity for Displaying Exquisite and Valuable Porcelain Paintings and Other Works of Art

The world's long-awaited porcelain painting and artistic works exhibition, the Thailand International Porcelain Painting Convention ("TIPP 2015"),...

Mar 03, 2014, 01:54 ET
Mr. Nopparat Maythaveekulchai (Centre), President of Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau recently revealed its online marketing strategy and outreach programme which includes the development of Thailand's online MICE database, domestic and international online marketing campaigns, targeting MICE markets worldwide. The strategy highlights digital collaborations between TCEB and private sector in the digital marketing and joint efforts to make Thailand an ideal destination for regional MICE events.  Also seen at TCEB's Digital MICE Thailand launch were Ms. Supawan Teerarat (second right), Vice President - strategic and business development, and Ms. Sarita Chintakanond (second left), Director of IT.  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau)

TCEB Reveals Online Marketing Plan for 2014

The Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization) ("TCEB") reveals its online marketing strategy and outreach programme...

Nov 08, 2013, 08:33 ET
TCEB excels Korea in attracting the Asian Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus: AACVB in the bidding of headquarter establishment in Bangkok, Thailand which will be effective from 1 January 2014. Having been selected for the strategic location in the middle of region, Thailand is an excellent connection for business with various regional networking, such as ASEAN, GMS and BIMSTEC for which will elevate the association's role in the region.  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau)

'AACVB' Chooses Thailand for Headquarters

Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) surpassed South Korea during bidding for the establishment of the headquarters of the Asian...

Oct 04, 2013, 01:29 ET
The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) launched 'Thailand CONNECT', TCEB's latest global marketing campaign that targets buyers from around the world, focusing on three key industry pillars: a diversity of destinations, unrivalled business opportunities, and the high quality of Thailand's MICE professionals at IT&CMA and CTW Asia-Pacific 2013 in Bangkok.  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau)

TCEB to Launch New 'Thailand CONNECT' Brand

The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization) is today launching 'Thailand CONNECT'.  TCEB's latest global marketing...

Sep 23, 2013, 06:12 ET
Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) in cooperation with Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSNCC) launched the "QSNCC's Bicycle Parking" to embrace the concept of sustainability management, aiming to take the leadership position in the meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions (MICE) industry in Asia.  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau)

TCEB Joins Hand with QSNCC to Open Bike Parking Facility to Support Sustainable MICE Industry

Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (Public Organisation) or TCEB in cooperation with Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSNCC)...

Sep 10, 2013, 06:42 ET
Ms. Parichat Svetasreni, Director of Marketing and Corporate Image from Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) debuted Thailand's latest global attribute for MICE industry through "Thailand...Connecting High Level of Standard to New Heights of Success" presentation at CIBTM 2013 in Beijing.  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau)

Thailand's MICE Business is Flying High

 Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau or TCEB exposes Thailand's latest global attribute for MICE industry, highlighting the country's...

Aug 27, 2013, 04:46 ET
(From left to right) Ms. Kanokporn Damrongkul, Senior Business Development Manager- Exhibitions and Events Department; Mr. Puripan Bunnag, Director - Domestic MICE Department; Ms. Vichaya Soonthornsaratoon, Director -  Meetings Incentive and Convention Department; Mr. Nopparat Maythaveekulchai, TCEB President; Mrs. Supawan Teerarat, Vice President - Strategic and Business Development; Ms. Parichat Svetasreni, Director - Marketing and Corporate Image Department.  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau)

TCEB Discloses the Performance of First 3 Quarters Contributes to the 12% Successive Growth of Thai MICE

Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (Public Organisation) or TCEB disclosed that the performance of Thailand's MICE industry in the...

Aug 08, 2013, 04:03 ET
Mr. Paul Van Deventer, president and CEO of MPI (Right) and Mrs. Nichapa Yoswee, Director of MICE Capabilities Department of TCEB (Centre).  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau)

MPI Endorses Thailand as Asean's MICE Academy Hub

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) and the Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) announced plans to collaborate on education...

Aug 07, 2013, 06:43 ET
From left to right; Mr. Thanis Na Songkhla, Minister, The Royal Thai Embassy, Manila, Mrs. Supawan Teerarat, Vice President Strategic and Business Development, Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau, Atty. Miguel Varela, President, Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI), Mr. Nopparat Maythaveekulchai, President, Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau, Consul Jose Luis Yulo, Jr., President, Chamber of Commerce of the Philippine Islands (CCPI).  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau)

Thailand-Philippines Partnership Empowers ASEAN MICE Industry - Gearing up for AEC Formation in 2015

Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) in collaboration with the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) and Chamber of...

Jun 06, 2013, 05:07 ET
Mr. Nopparat Maythaveekulchai, President of TCEB.  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau)

TCEB Names New President "NOPPARAT MAYTHAVEEKULCHAI", Moving on with 5 Policies to Generate Revenue from MICE As the Nation's Major Income

TCEB announces the appointment of Mr. Nopparat Maythaveekulchai as the new president of Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) and...

May 22, 2013, 08:12 ET
H.E.Mr.Pasan Teparak (First row, 2nd from left), Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland presides over the Thailand's MICE Roadshow in UK 2013 conducted by TCEB. The roadshow programme is targeted to maintain the number of European MICE visitors to Thailand. The programme is endorsed by Mr. Rose O'Brien (First row,  1st on left), Senior Economist - The Economist and Mr. Paul Woodward (First row, 2nd from right), Managing Director of UFI - The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry extend their presentation to promote the potential of Thailand's MICE industry.  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau)

Thailand Executes New Global Attribute, Connecting Opportunities for Business Event in Asia

The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) lures the UK's lucrative MICE market with its government-backed road show. TCEB will...

May 03, 2013, 05:49 ET
TCEB Moves Fast to Exploit 5 Key Markets in Asia to Boost Sales During High Times of Asian MICE Markets.  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau)

TCEB Moves Fast to Exploit 5 Key Markets in Asia to Boost Sales During High Times of Asian MICE Markets

Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (Public Organisation) or TCEB seizes the mainstream during high times of Asian MICE markets. Aiming...

Mar 01, 2013, 02:42 ET
Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau)

TCEB Ups 2013 MICE Growth Target to 10% p.a. Three New Strategies to Boost MICE Visitor Numbers to 940,000, with 88 billion baht in Revenues

After a highly successful 2012 which beat industry targets, Thailand's MICE industry is poised for another dynamic year ahead. Thailand...