The Chief Operating Officer of one of Australia’s largest and most established hotel groups –InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) – has been appointed to the Board of Tourism Accommodation Australia
HO CHI MINH CITY Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Tourism says more than 130 travel and hospitality firms were fined a total of USD89,300 for various violations.
SINGAPORE Four cities in ASEAN have been recognised in TripAdvisor’s latest top 10 chart for best value city breaks, worldwide.
QUANG NAM Vietnam’s World Heritage town, Hoi An, will extend its walking streets to create more space for tourists and ease the congestion in the historic quarter.
WASHINGTON Greenhouse gases emitted by commercial airplanes contribute to global warming and endanger public health and the environment, US officials concluded Monday, opening the path for regulation
ABU DHABI Solar Impulse 2, Tuesday, completed its historic round-the-world journey, becoming the first airplane to circle the globe powered only by the sun to promote renewable energy.
LONDON Hotels in the Asia Pacific region recorded mixed Q2 2016 results in US dollar, constant currency,* according to the latest data released by STR.
HANOI Southeast Asian destination management company, HG Travel, has been recognised as one of the Vietnam’s “leading inbound tour operators” at the annual Vietnam Tourism Awards.
BANGKOK Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau will organise the ‘Thailand Incentive and Meeting Exchange 2016’ (TIME 2016), a brand new event that will deliver market intelligence to expand
KUALA LUMPUR MyHSR Corporation Sdn Bhd (MyHSR) has selected CH2M as its technical advisor for the iconic cross-border Kuala Lumpur–Singapore high-speed railway.
NEW YORK In the wake of the recent scandal and closure of Thailand’s Tiger Temple, a World Animal Protection report claims there is evidence of widespread abuse of captive tigers at the hands of
CHONGQING, China and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Chongqing - Nan'an on July 25. DoubleTree by Hilton Chongqing - Nan'an is
KUCHING - As 2016 ushers in the 10th year anniversary of the pioneering Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) and a glittering celebration which coincides with the 8th Anak Sarawak Award, we take a look at
DUBLIN - Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Tourism Industry - 2016" report to their offering.
LOS ANGELES - Air New Zealand teamed up with comedic actress Anna Faris, star of CBS' hit television show "Mom," and New Zealand actor and comedic legend, Rhys Darby, for its latest safety video,
BANGKOK, Thailand - Embarking on its journey to bring quality service with a flavour of Nepali culture to the world, Himalaya Airlines has chosen Amadeus as its first global distribution system (GDS)
HONG KONG – Mandarin Oriental will launch a Digital Detox initiative at all of its spas worldwide beginning September 5, 2016. The programme is designed to help guests find new ways to manage their
PALM BEACH GARDENS - In a just released report issued by VISA and Oxford Economics, the Medical Tourism industry was valued at a staggering USD 439 billion, with a projected growth rate of up to 25%
PHUKET, Thailand - Just in time for summer, MANATHAI Hotels and Resorts has launched a Twin Beach Escape package, offering guests the chance to experience two completely different beachside holidays
PERTH – This week, Crown Towers Perth will begin a substantial recruitment drive to find 500 exceptional hospitality professionals to join one of the world’s finest hotel brands.
Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) carried out measures to close down Beijing Imperial Palace Hotel on 23 July and posted the notification mandate at all entrances and exits of the hotel.
WASHINGTON With a chicken sandwich, hot coffee and donuts, aviation history was made Friday.
CAIRO The first solar-powered plane to circle the world took off from Cairo on Sunday for Abu Dhabi, in the final leg of its journey.
BEIJING China has completed production of the world’s largest seaplane, state media has said, the latest effort in the country’s program to wean itself off dependence on foreign aviation
BANGKOK Thai Travel Agents Association says Taiwan’s decision to grant visa exemption for Thai citizens will boost travel to around 200,000 trips by year-end.