Asia, 30th May: Media and events company, Questex Asia, announced the closure of its Asia media and publication division, including publications based in Singapore and Hong Kong.
According to media reports, Questex’s shuttered the titles at the end of May. However, Questex’s Asian event business, managed out of its Singapore office, will continue to operate, while the Hong Kong office will be closed. Catherine Wong, senior vice president, will continue to lead the Questex Asia team.
Questex Asia owns and operates more than 100 digital media products and over 50 conferences, tradeshows and events. It also owns several business information intelligence products. Earlier in March, the company reorganised its business into five key industry sectors: beauty & wellness, travel, hospitality, pharma and technology.
Catherine Wong remarked, “Our highest priority is our customers and our employees. They look to us to help them drive business goals and their careers. We continue to support them with the right brands, the right audience, the right solutions/services as well as the right support.”