Malaysia is agreat destination for the organisation of events and conventions. The MICE industry in Southeast Asia is becoming more and more popular, and that is why different cities in Malaysia are leaders in the organisation of different international meetings. Johor Bahru is the second most populated city in Malaysia and is one of the most popular cities for MICE industry events.

There are different reasons to choose Johor Bahru. This city has different hotels and convention centres ideal for hosting national and international business persons. There are many types of events that can be hosted in different locations in the city. Below are three types of events that can be held in Johor Bahru.

1. Oil Conventions

Malaysia is a producer of oil and natural gas, and much of the income in its economy comes from the production and export of hydrocarbons. That is why events on oil sales, oil infrastructure, refineries, and all kinds of companies that are related to this sector are common. Johor Bahru can receive guests from oil-producing countries from the five continents.

2. Forex Trading Conventions

Forex trading is becoming a universal activity, and more and more people are engaged with trading, which is related to market research, investment, purchase of shares, assets, crypto-currencies, among other things. There is a lot of fx trading in Malaysia and that is why it is possible to organise events that bring together experts and workers in this sector, in Johor Bahru.

3. Religious Conventions

Islam is the official religion of Malaysia, though only 60% of the population are muslims. However, Malaysia’s strong economy and success in tourism have made the country a recipient of different religious conventions, especially Islamic ones. Also, other minorities, such as Chinese Buddhists, have organised events, and Johor Bahru is an ideal place to host them.