Accor has won the International Hospitality Excellence Award at the Indonesia Hospitality & Tourism Investment Conference (IHT) in Jakarta, in recognition of the group’s commitment to service
The Annual Congress and General Assembly was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia between 17 and 21 April 2013. The theme for this year’s Global Travel and Tourism Conference was: Remodeling the Travel and
TOKYO - The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has confirmed The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto will officially open its doors on February 7, 2014, and unveiled the first images of the luxury urban resort that pays
The 2014 edition of the Phuket International Boat Show will be held 9-12 January at Royal Phuket Marina, and the opening hours extended further into the evening. The dates have been set for the 2014
COLOMBO - Organised by Seatrade and hosted by Sri Lanka Ports Authority, the last day of Sri Lanka Ports, Trade & Logistics Conference, Exhibition & Awards started with a two hour port tour of the
The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) has announced in the results of its third GBTA BTI Outlook that spending on international outbound business travel from China will increase by 13.3% in
SINGAPORE – The inaugural Far East Heritage Festival 2013 is set to bring travellers and locals on a journey through the Singapore story via informative and experiential trails at popular,
SINGAPORE has beaten Tianjin, China and Monterrey, Mexico to secure a five-year contract to host the prestigious Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Championships between 2014-2018.
Shekhar Niyogi, reporting from Arabian Travel Market, Dubai, May 9, 2013
SEVEN of the top 10 hospitals on the 2013 World's Best Hospitals for Medical Tourists list are in Asia, offering opportunities for the travel trade to work more closely with healthcare providers.
INDONESIA will need 800 new hotels or 100,000 more rooms within the next decade in order to keep pace with the projected growth of domestic and international tourists to the country.
Vietnam tourism authorities are presenting a tax reduction proposal to the government to boost tourism to the country.
To mark 53 years of flying, THAI Airways International offers lower fares in economy and business class for passengers departing Bangkok and Phuket on most of its international routes up to 30
Association of Thai Travel Agents’ member companies handled 1,624,513 international tourists at Suvarnabhumi Airport in the first four months of this year representing substantial improvement of
HONG KONG – Costa Cruises, on its 65-anniversary, will launch China’s first Around-the-World cruise from Shanghai on 22nd March, 2014 in partnership with Shanghai Airlines Tours (SAT), a subsidiary of
BANGKOK - Digital Innovation Asia (DIA) is a new initiative promoting excellence and knowledge sharing when it comes to leveraging digital, social, and mobile in the travel and tourism industry to
Sydney has shone brightly once more, with Australia’s leading convention bureau, Business Events Sydney (BESydney), taking out the national Metropolitan Destination Marketing Organisation Award at
MUMBAI, INDIA – Sameer Dharkar, Managing Director of Absolute Hotel Services India has the pleasure to announce new management contracts with Delta Corporation to manage two new hotels in Daman and
Encore Incentives has joined arinex, Australia's leading PCO, Destination Management Company (DMC) and Event Management Company. In announcing the move, arinex Managing Director, Roslyn McLeod, said
LONDON – Boingo Wireless, a leading DAS and Wi-Fi provider that serves consumers, carriers and advertisers worldwide, announced agreements to provide managed Wi-Fi services at three major airports in
Arabian Travel Market (ATM), the Middle East’s premier travel and tourism exhibition, has named the Philippines as the recipient of the New Frontiers Award 2013 during a special seminar event held on
ASEAN Secretary-General Speaks Out On Tourism
JAKARTA – Aircraft flying into Indonesian airspace will soon enjoy enhanced air-to-ground communications with a new seamless air-to-ground data link service from air transport communications
Conferma has signed an agreement to form a strategic partnership with Abacus, the leading Global Distribution System [GDS] in the Asia Pacific region. This marks another significant milestone for the
YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - Yokohama Convention & Visitors Bureau recently announced the new branding of Yokohama as Japan’s premier international convention city.