BANGKOK Minor Hotel Group has announced the formation of a new strategic partnership with Sun International to own and operate a collection of eight properties in five African countries.
DELHI Chennai Airport scored high in the latest service quality survey by Airports Council International, India’s press information bureau reported earlier this week.
HONG KONG Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company will open its first golf resort in China in late 2015 on the island of Hainan.
Ritz-Carlton, Mission Hills will be located in Haikou, the capital of Hainan
DELHIThe Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) will cap the number of tourists allowed to entry the Taj Mahal daily to reduce damage to the 17th century monument, according to a Times of India report.
HO CHI MINH CITY A USD108-million project is set to begin in November to expand T2 or the International Terminal of Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City.
BANGKOK Thailand earned a record THB942.20 million from on-location film shoots, January to July, according to a Ministry of Tourism and Sports’ Thailand Film Office Department update released late
BANGKOK Nok Air will partner with Japan’s ANA Holdings to set up an international flight training centre, Pam Am Thailand, this September.
The world-class pilot training centre will open with an A320
BANGKOK – Tourism Malaysia spurred Thai tourists to surge to their unique one-stop service booth at the 15th Thailand International Travel Fair 2014 (TITF#15), held from August 14 to 17 at Queen
SINGAPORE – Royal Caribbean International has unveiled the details of its new Singapore season for Legend of the Seas in 2015, which offers a series of scenic itineraries to a rich variety of
Dusit Thani Manila marries the classic Thai aesthetics and state-of-the-art amenities in the newly revamped Mayuree Ballroom in Makati, making it the ideal venue for momentous occasions and
NEW DELHI - ixigo.com, India's travel planning and search engine, has launched its award-winning app on the Windows Phone Store. The ixigo Windows Phone app is India's most comprehensive travel
SHANGHAI - On 19 August, in a continuation of the growing partnership between China and Korea's leading hospitality groups, Jin Jiang International Hotels attended a welcome ceremony held by Hanwha
BANGKOK, THAILAND – As part of Marriott’s “Spirit to Preserve” global commitment to sustainability, Marriott Executive Apartments Mayfair and International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) join
SINGAPORE - InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announced the graduation of the inaugural class of the IHG Academy hospitality training programme with
Responding to the strong demand from Indonesian cruise travelers and consumers, Princess Cruises will be broadening its portfolio of offerings for the region. The cruise line will incorporate new
HONG KONG - Cushman & Wakefield, Global Real Estate Consultancy, in their latest report on the hotel markets across 17 gateway cities and prime destinations in Asia and Australia, reported that
BUSAN - A special Busan city bus tour is now available, which is ideal for anyone who has limited time to see everything in Busan. The “Busan Guerrilla Bus Tour” began operation on July 1, 2014 and
BANGKOK - The EIU releases every year the list of the world most liveable cities. Surprising or not, Asian cities do not appear in the top 10. Only Osaka, Tokyo, Seoul Hong Kong and Taipei made it in
HONG KONG – According to the latest Hotels.com Hotel Price Index (HPI), Hong Kong travellers’ top 3 favourite overseas destinations in the first half of 2014 are within the Asia-Pacific regions, which
NEW DELHI – The inaugural Association Day, launched at IT&CM India 2014 in collaboration with KW Conferences, opened to a full house of delegates with the first educational session helmed by esteemed
HONG KONG – Mandarin Oriental, Macau celebrates Mid-Autumn Festival with its renowned home-made mooncakes presented in a custom-made gift box that incorporates the hotel’s signature fan into the
SINGAPORE - Boatbay announced the official launch of the first boat rental marketplace in Asia Pacific and the Middle East.
YANGON-After a first short attempt in 2010 and the possibility to obtain a visa on arrival for people officially invited by the Government, Myanmar will offer from September 1st the possibility to get
TOKYO - Leading Japanese hospitality company Fujita Kanko Inc. announced it is now accepting reservations for a new Hotel Gracery, opening in April 2015 in Kabukicho, Tokyo's entertainment and
Two Indonesian travel sites – Valadoo and Burufly – have announced that they are merging together under the Valadoo brand. “[I]n a bigger picture, it’s a mutual collaboration between Valadoo’s