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◎ Coronavirus: China to push ahead with Canton Fair despite pandemic threat

TAIWAN: A Preferred MICE Partner During COVID-19 Outbreak

With the Taiwan government effectively curbing the spread of COVID-19 in the country, Taiwan is now one of the most preferred destinations in the world for MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences, and exhibitions) business.

With collaborative efforts from the government and business sectors, Taiwan’s MICE industry has been booming i...

Message from TAITRA’s President & CEO

Dear International Visitors and Exhibitors,

On behalf of TAITRA, I wish to express my deepest sympathy, concern and support to those affected by the outbreak of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

The new epidemic has caused serious harm to global and domestic MICE industries and tourism in Asia. However, Taiwan has been...

TAITRA committed to safeguard event and exhibition participa...

TAITRA committed to safeguard event and exhibition participants at all venues

In response to the global covid-19 outbreak, Taiwan took comprehensive and effective measures to protect the health of the public. Taiwan was among the first countries to take early measures to prevent the virus from spreading. In curbing the virus early on...

TCEB Situation Update Travel Advisory: Covid-19 virus on 24...

Thailand has strong capacities for case detection, risk assessment, case investigation, laboratory diagnosis, clinical management, infection prevention and control, as well as risk communication, the World Health Organization said.

BANGKOK, 24 February 2020: According to WHO’s Covid-19 observations on Thailand, the UN agency commends...

Taiwan to be the 2nd largest surgical mask producer

Facing a worldwide supply shortage of surgical masks during the global COVID-19 outbreak, the Taiwan government, fast collaborating with local industry technology research institutes as well as smart-machinery & automation sectors, will increase mask production to meet the demand domestically, and in the process turn Taiwan into the 2nd largest sur...

TAITRA announces modified schedule on events due to global C...

TAITRA announces modified schedule on events due to global COVID-19 outbreak

TAITRA, the benchmark for sourcing quality and innovation in Taiwan, has worked closely with industries and government to implement any necessary contingency plans to ensure the health and safety of visitors and exhibitors to all events.


Australia turns attention to SE Asia in light of Covid-19

Tourism Australia is ready to turn its attention to South-east Asia in its next campaign period as it waits for the Covid-19 situation to improve.

Speaking on the sidelines at AIME 2020, Tourism Australia chief, Phillipa Harrison, told TTGmice that Singapore and Malaysia have been identified as key markets, with Indonesia also in the...

Philippines lifts Taiwan travel ban

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, February 14) — The Philippines on Friday lifted its travel ban on Taiwan -- a step welcomed by tourism officials as it minimizes the impact of the coronavirus scare on the tourist industry.

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectio...


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