BEIJING - Shiji announced the acquisition of a majority stake in ReviewPro, the leading cloud-based data and analytics provider of Guest Intelligence solutions for hotels. The investment was made by
SINGAPORE - The majestic Raffles Hotel Singapore, celebrates its 130th anniversary this year. Since 1887, when the doors to Raffles Hotel Singapore first opened, this luxurious five star hotel has
KUALA LUMPUR – The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre has promoted Chef Hisham Bin Jaafar to Executive Chef from his previous role as the Centre’s Executive Sous Chef. Chef Hisham has over 26 years of
Sarawak's endangered species, the Bornean Orangutan, continues to woo the international conference community who have evidently fallen in love with the idea of saving Sarawak's largest primate - even
BANGKOK - Best Western Hotels & Resorts treated 18 lucky travelers to their dream Asian vacation. The prize trip to Tokyo, Japan’s pulsating capital city followed the conclusion of the highly
HEFEI, CHINA - Wang Jianlin, China's richest man, kept surprising his guests and staff on the 2016 group annual gala on January 14th by delivering a special performance after making a pleasant annual
MUMBAI - Seychelles continues to ride the wave of growth with a 42% annual increase in tourist arrivals from India in 2016 compared to 2015. Around 11,000 tourists from India visited Seychelles in
NEW DELHI - Boeing and SpiceJetannounced a commitment for up to 205 airplanes during an event in New Delhi.
HONG KONG - With the objectives to encourage artistic creation and foster international cultural exchange among the young generation, Youth Square presented "Garden of the Artisans Festival"from 9th
NHA TRANG, Vietnam - Exclusive colonial-styled beachfront resort, The Anam Villas, has delved deep into the historical past of Nha Trang to discover a unique link between the original settlement in
DUBLIN - CDB Aviation Lease Finance, the aircraft leasing unit of China Development Bank Financial Leasing Co., Limited, announced the appointment of Peter Changas its new President & Chief Executive
Cathay Pacific announced the launch of an exciting new partnership between its Marco Polo Club loyalty programme and Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, which will see the club's Diamond and Gold members
PHUKET - During a recent road trip to Phuket I wanted to experience a new kind of accommodation that was causing a buzz. It's a mountain resort called Villa Zolitudejust 20 minutes from Phuket Town.
BALI, Indonesia – Inspired by the traditional five elements of Balinese design, Movenpick Resort & Spa Jimbaran Bali has officially opened as the brand's respected upscale hospitality offering arrives
GUANGZHOU, China - CyberSource, a Visa Inc. company, and a large providers of eCommerce payment management services, announced a collaboration with China Southern Airlines Corporation Limited(China
SOUTHLAKE, Texas – Sabre Corporation, a technology provider to the global travel industry, announced the appointment of two executives for strategic roles in its hospitality business. Brian Jorgenson
YANGON – Usually peaceful grounds of the Ananda Templein the ancient Old Bagan come to life in the month of January. During the festival, 1000 monks perform continuous chanting of scriptures for 72
LONDON - STR's December 2016 Pipeline Reportshows 592,139 rooms in 2,646 projects Under Contract in the Asia Pacific region. The total represents a 2.4% increase in rooms Under Contract compared with
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Air transport remains the safest form of travel. Every day, 100,000 flights take-off and land carrying 10 million passengers to their destinations safely and securely. This
BANGKOK - Best Western Hotels & Resortstreated 18 lucky travelers to their dream Asian vacation.
SELANGOR – After five challenging qualifying rounds, the champion of this year's World Amateur Inter-Team Golf Championship (WAITGC) will be determined at the Sungai Long Golf & Country Club.
PARIS Hosting the Euro 2016 football tournament cost France less than 200 million euros (USD211 million) but brought some 1.22 billion euros into the country, according to figures released by the
SINGAPORE The Warehouse Hotel is now open with 37 rooms in six categories.
MADRID Spain hosted nearly 75 million foreign tourists last year, 10% more than visited the world’s third most popular destination in 2015, the United Nations World Tourism Organisation said Monday.
WARSAW A cold snap gripping Europe has killed more than 30 people in recent days, left thousands of travellers stranded in snow-covered Turkey and brought fresh misery for migrants and the homeless.