BUSINESS EVENTS LEADERSHIP DESCENDS UPON CANBERRA

Leaders of the Business Events industry have visited Canberra to engage with Federal Parliamentarians and senior departmental officials as part of the Business Events Council of Australia (BECA) Business Events Meets Parliament program, taking place today. The event commenced last night with a BECA board dinner with special guest Steven Ciobo MP, Minister for Trade,

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How the Trump travel bans could be a bonus for Australia’s tourism and business

He was elected on a platform of creating millions of jobs for those left behind by globalisation, but so far Donald Trump’s policies appear to be having the opposite effect. But for every loser there’s a winner and Australia’s $30 billion business conferencing industry could be in a lucrative box seat. To listen to the

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NEW UPDATE FURTHER DEMONSTRATES ECONOMIC CONTRIBUTION TO AUSTRALIA BY BUSINESS EVENTS INDUSTRY

The Business Events Council of Australia (BECA) has released an update of its 2013/14 study on the value of the business events industry to Australia’s economy. The key figures, commissioned from global research firm, Ernst & Young, show that in 2015/16, business events: • contributed $30.2 billion in direct expenditure, compared to $28 billion in

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