Hotels in the Asia Pacific region experienced negative year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during March 2015 when reported in U.S. dollars, according to data compiled by STR
BANGKOK - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Youth Symposium commenced on the morning of April 23, 2015 at Sichuan Tourism School, Huanglongxi campus in Chengdu, China. Under the theme
As the 2015 summer season in New Zealand comes to a close, Hall Spars & Rigging New Zealand is pleased to have been busy with work on several visiting superyachts undergoing refit and maintenance
BALI, Indonesia - Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort, the luxurious resort located in the heart of the famed Kuta Beach, is pleased to launch its Enjoy Every Single Day experiences at the property’s acclaimed
YANGON Investments of USD360 million in tourism and hotels poured into Myanmar’s economy according to the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration’s year-end report.
TOKYO A top notch Michelin-starred sushi restaurant in Tokyo on Monday defended its special reservation rules for foreigners after a report in Japan it had refused to accept a booking from a Chinese
GENEVA The UN food agency said Monday it was preparing a large-scale aid operation to earthquake-ravaged Nepal, with a first plane set to arrive Tuesday.
NEW DELHI After spending the night huddled in a car with his family at the airport fearing for their safety, Michael Mackey is among thousands of tourists who flocked to Nepal for spring holidays and
BEIJING China cancelled all spring climbs on the north face of Mount Everest, state media said Monday, after an earthquake in neighbouring Nepal triggered a deadly avalanche elsewhere on the world’s
SINGAPORE Singapore’s Changi Airport recorded 4.54 million passenger movements in March, 0.9% higher than a year ago.
BANGKOK To boost Thailand’s medical tourism segment, the Tourism Authority of Thailand invites tourists to participate in the “Thailand Extreme MakeOver Season II”.
YANGON Myanmar’s tourism master plan has 21 projects that are critically important to help the country grow its tourism at an impressive pace through to 2020.
BANGKOK Thai AirAsia will operate a new service, Bangkok to Sapporo, in Japan, using an AirAsia X (Malaysian) aircraft 1 to 31 May.
SINGAPORE - Singapore Changi Airport recorded 4.54 million passenger movements in March 2015, 0.9% higher than a year ago. Aircraft movements were 1.2% fewer with 28,800 landings and take-offs, and
TOKYO - According to ITR Market View: ERP Market 2015 Japanese Expense Management Market Trends, a market survey report issued by ITR Corporation (hereafter "ITR"), Concur Travel & Expense services
20,000 kg of critical aid is well on its way to Vanuatu, having nearly reached Port Vila, to help rebuild a shattered nation torn apart by Cyclone Pam, one of the worst storms ever recorded in the
Silk Road Treasure Tours, the premier American tour operator with founding roots in Central Asia, announces its new luxury tour offerings.
TOKYO - The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization), or TCEB, has unveiled the next step in its strategy to boost confidence among Japanese business events stakeholders in
At least 3,617 people are now known to have died in a massive earthquake which hit Nepal on Saturday, police say. More than 6,500 people have been injured, according to the National Emergency
Costa Cruises has continued the expansion of its Chinese fleet, with the deployment of its Costa Serena to the country and the announcement that Costa Fortuna will be based in China next year.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed a management agreement for its first Holiday Inn Resort in Fiji.
Travel agents connected to the Abacus International GDS will soon be able to offer a greater range of attraction and activity content to their customers, following the launch of a new partnership
Thomas Cook India has launched a new concept that allows customers to select a series of optional extras and add them on to their travel itinerary.
Royal Caribbean International’s Explorer of the Seas has docked in Southampton having completed a 40-day, bow-to-stern full revitalisation.
A new report has identified six types of traveller that are expected to emerge by the end of the next decade.