BANGKOK Thailand’s Ministry of Tourism and Sports says tourism package among the six member countries of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) should be organised to increase arrivals to the region.
SHANGHAI – URBN Hotel Shanghai, China’s award-winning original eco-boutique hotel has revealed a refreshed style with new sustainable comforts for 2015. Situated in the tree-lined neighborhood streets
BANGKOK, THAILAND – Thailand-based international real estate developer Country Group Development (CGD) and Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts announced plans for a luxury hotel and residential project
MUMBAI - Bookmycab.com announced that they have introduced the 'SOS' button on their mobile app. This unique feature has been introduced in accordance to the guidelines issue by the State Transport
BETHESDA, MD. and SHANGHAI - Marriott International, Inc. has been certified as one the "Top Employers in China 2015" for the fourth consecutive year by the Top Employers Institute.
HONG KONG - Travelzoo Asia Pacific, a licensee of Travelzoo Inc., a global Internet media company, announced their annual member survey results that showed Japan remaining the top Mainland Chinese
BANGKOK - Best Western International has arrived in yet another fast-growing Malaysian city, with the opening of its first hotel in Shah Alam.
Marriott International will boost its luxury portfolio in Asia’s emerging markets in the coming months, with the opening of four new JW Marriott hotels in China and India.
The Indian government is considering plans for a major new airport in the Greater Noida area, close to Delhi.
A new airline has been given permission to commence operations in the Guangxi region of southern China.
BANGKOK turned out to be a tough year for Thailand’s tourism industry and there are uncertainties awaiting us in 2015. But we can count on Thailand’s tourism industry to bounce back and display that
KUALA LUMPUR The lines snaking into Bangladesh’s overwhelmed hospitals are often so long, says Nusrat Hussein Kiwan, that they extend into the street outside — too many patients seeking too few
SYDNEY Popular web-based taxi firm Uber on Wednesday said it was “truly sorry” for hiking prices as frightened people fled an armed cafe siege in Sydney last week.
MUSCAT From desert camping to luxury hotels, turtle-watching, and even the Arabian Peninsula’s first Italian-style opera house, Oman is hoping to carve out a place on the global tourist track.
BANGKOK Minor Hotel Group is set to reflag one of its owned properties, the Four Seasons Bangkok, to its up-scale Anantara brand.
MADRID, 24 December 2014: Comparative studies on city tourism data move up the World Tourism Organisation’s research agenda through a partnership with MODUL University Vienna.
SON LA Son La province in Vietnam is calling for investment in its Moc Chau National Tourism Zone.
BANGKOK Kasikorn Research Centre says the Russian economic crisis will cut Russian travel to Thailand by at least 9.3% in 2014 and 24.6% in 2015 respectively.
SINGAPORE - Vietjet Aviation Joint Stock Company (“Vietjet”) has received its latest Airbus craft, taking its total fleet count to 20 and enabling the airline to now offer more than 10,000 seats per
MACAO - New Year’s Eve at Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao once again welcomed thousands of visitors who were enthralled by the wealth of entertainment options that catered for every kind of reveller,
DAEGU, Republic of Korea - Korea’s first urban railway monorail is slated to begin operation in Daegu in early 2015. The state of the art light rail system will function as the city’s third subway
BANGKOK - On 31 December the Bangkok Ball Drop at lebua once again put Thailand's capital on the world map of New Year's Eve celebrations as the 7-foot Bangkok Ball dropped 49 feet from above Sirocco,
PUTRAJAYA - The Grand Launch of the Malaysia Year of Festivals 2015 or MyFest 2015, scheduled for 10 January 2015, has been postponed to a later date.
A grand assembly of the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE), an authoritative organization of the global MICE industry, convened from December 9-11, 2014, in Los Angeles. During
HONG KONG - Hotels.com announces the findings from the latest global survey that the dream holidays for Hong Kong travellers are found to be discrepant from their actual planning, though Japan tops