CONVENTION BUREAUX DRIVE GROWTH IN FORWARD CALENDAR

The number of international business events attracted to Australia by convention bureaux is increasing, but there is scope to strengthen our market share, according to the latest industry analysis which has been released to coincide with Global Meetings Industry Day today. The analysis is contained in the new International Business Events Forward Calendar, which has

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BUSINESS EVENTS TO BE INCLUDED IN FOREIGN POLICY

The importance of business events to the Australian economy and the role they play in international diplomacy should be formally recognised in Australia’s Foreign Policy White Paper, according to the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB). In its presentation to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, the AACB aligned the following recommendations with key

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BUSINESS EVENTS POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS DELIVERED TO AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT

The business events segment of the tourism industry can help grow the Australian economy with the assistance of a series of targeted public policy measures, according to the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB). The policy proposals are contained in the 2017-18 Pre-Budget Submission of the AACB, the principal representative body for the business events

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