SINGAPORE Accor Hotels and Yichang Xin Hua Yuan Real Estate announced the signing of Pullman Yichang, Wednesday, the first Pullman hotel in Hubei Province, China.
BANGKOK Thailand’s visitor arrivals surged by 1 million in just 10 days marked by the arrival of the country’s 20th million visitor Thursday.
SINGAPORE Visa’s latest Global Travel Intentions Study 2015 shows travellers from Singapore take more leisure holidays than their global peers, and travel more with their families.
BANGKOK SmartTravelAsia.Com’s latest travel poll “Best in Travel 2015? named Bangkok Airways as one of the top ten airlines, worldwide.
HONG KONG A nine-year-old girl left seriously injured by a bomb which killed 20 people at a Bangkok shrine — the youngest person wounded by the blast — returned to Hong Kong Thursday.
BANGKOK Diethelm Keller Travel Group has appointed a top STA Travel executive, Lisa Fitzell, as the new managing director of Diethelm Travel based in Bangkok.
BANGKOK Thailand’s tourism industry can still achieve its ambitious target of 28.8 million visits and generate THB2.2 trillion in revenue by year-end, although confidence in the country was badly
BANGKOK Tourism and hospitality professionals in Bangkok received a boost Wednesday with the news that the city has been shortlisted to host the Skal International World Congress in 2017.
DOHA Qatar Airways has relaxed controversial policies which saw cabin crew sacked if they became pregnant or got married within the first five years of employment, airline officials said on
BANGKOK An elephant in northern Thailand went berserk Wednesday, killing his “mahout” keeper before running off into the jungle with three terrified Chinese tourists still on his back, police said.
PARIS Interior and transport ministers from countries neighbouring France are to hold talks in Paris Saturday to discuss security measures following last week’s attack on a high-speed train that was
HO CHI MINH CITY Vietnam will develop island, sports and cultural tourism in the north of the country over the next 15 years according to a detailed long-term zoning plan.
LONDON - Hotels in the Asia Pacific region experienced positive results in the three key performance metrics when reported in U.S. dollar constant currency, according to July 2015 data compiled by STR
LONDON - African Media Agency (AMA) - The 2nd Africa - Japan Business Investment Forum is held from 31st August to 2nd September in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, bringing together some of the key actors in
BANGKOK – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) on Friday (28 August, 2015) welcomed Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn as the new governor. His official start date is 1 September, 2015.
Golf is undeniably one of the most popular world-wide sports. Played by men, women and children of all ages, taking a holiday to one of the world's top golf resorts takes careful planning. The
SINGAPORE – Ninety five percent of Singaporeans have travelled abroad for leisure in the past two years, higher than the Asia Pacific (84 percent) and global averages (76 per cent), according to
XI'AN, CHINA - Wyndham Grand Xi'an South just celebrated its first anniversary of providing a sophisticated hotel experience to global business and leisure travelers, standing as one of the top hotel
SHANGHAI - Jin Jiang International Hotels plans to hold the 2015 roadshow in Japan between October 15th and 17th, in a move to enhance the visibility of the brands owned by Jin Jiang International
SINGAPORE – Royal Caribbean International’s Legend of the Seas, a long-time favourite among cruisers in Asia where she homeported between 2008 and 2013, has returned to Singapore to begin her new
The Villas Bali Hotel & Spa has been announced as Bali's Leading Spa Resort for 2015/2016 by the BTA with votes cast by the public, MarkPlus Center for Tourism & Hospitality and the Board of Advisors
SINGAPORE - Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is rolling out its Radisson Blu hotel brand's signature meetings program, Experience Meetings, across Asia Pacific. The launch kicked off with an exclusive
Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ) has launched a range of new features on the This is Queensland app designed to increase the number of drive visitors who travel throughout Queensland each year.
BANGKOK - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has launched a new study focussing on the way young people from Northeast and Southeast Asia experience travel, and how the future expected
SUZHOU, CHINA - Suzhou successfully hosted the 53th World Table Tennis Championships in the first half of this year. Meanwhile, Armani announced the world premiere of the leading international fashion