HAMBURG - Italy is famous worldwide as a tourist destination and offers exciting and beautiful locations even beyond the ‘Eternal city’ of Rome. Chinese tourists are responsible for a massive 35% of
LOS ANGELES - Air New Zealand launched its "Calling All Travelers" campaign, celebrating the unique experiences that await not only in New Zealand, but also throughout the journey on Air New Zealand.
BRUSSELS - To best support the tourism sector facing uncertainties caused by threats of terrorism and Eurozone economic instability, the European Travel Commission (ETC), the European Tourism
BANGKOK – In a move to demonstrate the country’s enthusiasm and willingness to welcome and facilitate Chinese tourists, Thailand organised a special ceremony to meet and greet 500 passengers arriving
BANGKOK – Senior officials representing the governments of the People’s Republic of China and Thailand extended Lunar New Year’s greetings to people across China and Thailand at a special ceremony
BANGKOK - With estimates of foreign demand for Thailand as a destination approaching a possible 50 million before the end of this current decade, serious attention needs to given to managing that
SYDNEY - The sails of the world famous Sydney Opera House have changed colour to mark the start of the Lunar New Year of the Goat. The Premier of the Australian State of New South Wales Mike Baird
HONG KONG - Samsonite International S.A. announced that it has completed the acquisition of Rolling Luggage, one of the world's leading airport retailers of branded luggage and travel products for
BANGKOK - NIYAMA, the Per AQUUM Resort located in the South Western Atoll of Dhaalu in the Maldives, announces the opening of its second island ‘Play’. With 48 new villas, Play offers fresh,
LONDON — There are 2,400 hotels totalling 542,207 rooms Under Contract in the Asia Pacific region, according to the January 2015 STR Global Construction Pipeline Report. The Under Contract data
Just couple days ago a huge hotels company Hyatt announced that it is launching a new campaign offering its guests free WiFi access in all hotels worldwide. Such access will be provided for everyone,
NEW YORK – In the fourth quarter (Q4) 2014, online channels – which include Online Travel Agents (OTAs), hotel websites (Brand.com) and global distribution systems (GDS) used by travel agents –
SAN FRANCISCO - Fest300 unveiled its highly-anticipated first annual list of the 300 most-loved festivals in the world. Included are some well-known events like Rio's Carnival, Burning Man in the U.S.
For the better part of a decade, most major luxury brands have used the Lunar New Year holiday as an opportunity to engage Chinese consumers through localized, limited-edition items. However, owing to
KUCHING - Despite a challenging 2014 for business events and the tourism industry in general, Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) has once again surpassed its targeted bid wins with an 86% bid success
SINGAPORE - Leading luxury hospitality design firm BLINK Design Group has captured the interior design and building concept brief for Regent Jakarta, as the world famous hotel brand returns to the
BANGKOK- The Tourism Industry Association New Zealand (TIA) and the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will focus on four main areas of
MILAN/BANGKOK - The new national tourism promotion campaign “2015 Discover Thainess” has been unveiled in Italy with the Tourism Authority of Thailand’s participation in the Borsa Internazionale del
During Australia Business Week in India in January our delegation couldn't help but notice Indians' tech-savviness.
As people around the world celebrate Chinese New Year, the travel industry is getting ready for the Spring Festival – the country’s most important holiday.
SINGAPORE The 654-room South Beach, Singapore’s newest hotel, due to open during the third quarter of the year, has appointed key partners to handle branding, media buying and public relations.
BANGKOK Kasikorn Research Centre estimates Thailand’s domestic tourism will expand this year on the back of the Discover Thainess campaign that should help to boost tourism-related revenue to THB772
YANGON The Mon State government has approved the development of a hotel zone on an eight-mile stretch of pristine coastline.
Mantra Group has added the largest hotel to its network, with the rebranding of the 844-room Bell City hotel complex in Melbourne.
Lufthansa has become the first airline to select a new Amadeus solution intended to help airlines better serve their corporate customers.