PARIS - Hindus have welcomed Accor group’s decision to organize five-day Diwali celebrations in its Australia hotels, starting November three.
MELBOURNE - The Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) has had a flying start to the 2013/14 financial year with 10 major international conference wins for Melbourne, Chief Executive Officer of the
NEW DELHI - Despite the popular belief that holidays are supposed to be a time to unplug, 9 out of 10 Indian travellers (96%) admit to being attached to mobile technology while they are away, ranking
WELLINGTON - A year on from the release of a new and improved version, the website is achieving its goal to successfully increase potential travellers' desire and preference for New Zealand.
HONG KONG - Plaza Premium Lounge, the premium airport services provider has launched a new website introducing a whole new look and feel to its webpage.
MYANMAR - Khiri Travel Myanmar has moved to a new office in a historically significant part of Yangon, in Bogalay Zay Street. The office is on the first floor of an 80-year old colonial building that
Mobile phone usage in the fourth most popular destination for Australian travellers, Thailand, is now more affordable, with the new Anaconda Mobile sim card – available to agents for resale - offering
ITASCA - Gogo, the world leader of in-flight connectivity and a pioneer in wireless in-flight digital entertainment solutions, announced today that it has signed a contract with Japan Airlines (JAL)
HONG KONG - GenieConnect, the event engagement solutions provider for the events industry, has confirmed that they are set to open an office in Hong Kong, as a direct result of their growing customer
KUALA LUMPUR- A RM2 billion (US$ 640 million) allocation for soft loans under Bank Pembangunan Malaysia (Malaysia Development bank) through the Special Tourism Infrastructure Fund is a right move to
BANGKOK- Combining modern infrastructure and traditional Thai charm, the city of Khon Kaen is poised to become one of Thailand’s top business event’s destinations. With 115,000 inhabitants, the city
NEW YORK – Robert De Niro, Ira Drukier and Richard Born of BD Hotels, Sam Natapoff of Empire Global Ventures LLC, Wilson Lu of Amerasia S&T Corp, Raphael De Niro of Douglas Elliman and Tribeca
NEWTON - TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel site, today announced the launch of its Ultimate Travel Photo Wall, an eight-week campaign showcasing a collection of inspiring TripAdvisor traveler
TOKYO- If the step is taken by Japan Airlines, this would go into the business history of Japan as a unique event. Following the attribution of more slots to its rival All Nippon Airways (ANA) than to
SHANGHAI - The Walt Disney Company China officially announced plans to build the Company's first, and the world's largest Disney Store in Lujiazui in Shanghai.
ORLANDO - Hard Rock International – one of the world's most-recognizable and iconic brands – is excited to announce the appointment of Andrew Lee as Regional Director of Hotel Operations, Asia Pacific
How did Asia perform in 2012 and how is 2013 looking?
Jean Paul Chantraine - I must confess that we are perfoming well as the Asian continent generally popular for French travellers. We recorded a
BEIJING - ”A Taste of Europe" Conference 2013, a joint initiative of the European Travel Commission (ETC) and the European Commission (EC) with the cooperation of the World Tourism Organization
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday urged European Union and world leaders to pile pressure on her country’s government to complete its reform process.
Japan’s immigration police say they will crackdown on Thai visitors who have abused the recently granted visa exemption by entering the country to seek illegal work.
SYDNEY - One of Macarthur’s biggest annual celebrations, the grassroots-flavoured Camden Show, has been singled out as among the best festivals and events in the State by being listed as a finalist in
HONG KONG – SuperStar Gemini will return to Sanya, Hainan on November 1 to embark on its seasonal homeport deployment. This third seasonal Sanya-based deployment of Star Cruises, the leading cruise
BANGKOK - Sri panwa, the all villa island resort set in one of the most dramatic coastlines of Phuket, has been awarded 'Best Resort in Thailand' in the Lonely Planet Traveller Destination Awards.
SYDNEY - Beverley Parker, Executive Director, Sales and Marketing, Dockside Group and Shelley Roberts, Executive Director, Aviation Services, Sydney Airport were elected to the positions of Members’
MACAU - Available for free from MGTO tourist information centres and available for download from MGTO's website, the four walking tours, titled 'Step Out, Experience Macau's Communities', are each