BANGKOK- Talking to Thai media, TCT President Piyaman Tejapaibul acknowledged that the THB 2 trillion investment plan presented earlier this year by the Thai Government would benefit to tourism as
SEPANG- AirAsia X Berhad, the low-cost, long-haul carrier, announced on Monday the launch of its two new destinations, Colombo and Male. AirAsia X will commence its first flight into Colombo,
MANDALAY- Inwa is a powerful ancient capital of Burmese kings from the 14th century to the 19th century and was abandoned following a powerful earthquake which totally destroyed the old capital. It
NEW YORK — The conference portion of the third annual Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific event, slated for October 9-10, 2013 kicks off with the State of the Cruise Industry in Asia: The Next Step Forward.
Destination Asia’s groundbreaking online reservation system – eDA – is being rolled out to two more countries; Indonesia and Vietnam, in order to revolutionize access to these countries unique leisure
Langham Hospitality Group is pleased to announce the launch of CONNECT Conferences, a new program that allows meeting, event and group travel planners the option to select sustainable options when
MOOREA - InterContinental Resorts French Polynesia is pleased to announce that InterContinental Moorea Resort & Spa is the first resort in French Polynesia to achieve "EarthCheck Gold Certification"
BANGKOK – The Pacific Asia Travel Association’s (PATA) annual Travel Mart opened in Chengdu, China on September 17th, with a number of allied and concurrent content-driven workshops. One of the
The 2014 brochure offers a selection of new tours to destinations including Taiwan, Myanmar, Thailand, South Korea, and Japan, as well as an updated selection of beach stays in Thailand and Myanmar.
INCHEON – Hyatt Regency Incheon holds its tenth anniversary reception on 24 September to celebrate ten years of authentic hospitality and the expansion of the hotel. On this occasion, “West Tower”,
MACAO - Among its ever-expanding list of accolades, the multi-award-winning Conrad Macao, Cotai Central has been recognised for its luxurious and innovative Bodhi Spa, receiving three awards this year
PATTAYA - Hilton Pattaya recently participated in The Youth Career Development Program in partnership with UNICEF, which runs between April 25, 2013 and September 7, 2013 in a show of support to
Japan plans to relax visa requirements for Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos by the end of this year, as part of efforts to boost tourism to promote the country's economic growth strategy, government sources
Rosa Ocampo and Prudence Lui, Manila and Hong Kong, September 24, 2013
YANGON, 24 September 2013: Myanmar hopes to turn its railway head office in Yangon into an international five-star hotel to meet the growing demand for accommodation in the commercial capital.
SINGAPORE - Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and Changi Airport Group signed a Memorandum of Understanding to enhance shared efforts and cooperation between DFW Airport's Department of Public
HONG KONG - Star Cruises, the leading cruise line in Asia-Pacific, will homeport SuperStar Gemini in Xiamen for the first time beginning 9 October, 2013. In this debut promotion of the Fujian
SWITZERLAND - Malaysia joins the ranks of IAPCO member countries with the recent addition of AOS Conventions & Events being accepted into membership. "We are delighted to welcome AOS" commented
LONDON — Hotels in the Asia Pacific region experienced mixed results in the three key performance metrics during August 2013 when compared with August 2012 and reported in U.S. dollars, according to
SINGAPORE - In conjunction with the booming Chinese travel market, TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel site, released a list of the top 20 most popular outbound destinations for mainland Chinese
KUALA LUMPUR - Announced at the inaugural rAWr Awards, Sarawak Convention Bureau’s (SCB) Chairman, Dato’ Sri Dr. Muhammad Leo Michael Toyad Abdullah received the Minister’s Award for the Business
BEIJING - Westin Hotels & Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., announced that it will continue to expand its footprint in China, with plans to debut four new hotels in 3 new
HONG KONG - Rosewood Hotels & Resorts relaunches with a comprehensive, new brand identity inspired by its highly regarded A Sense of Place philosophy. Communicating this evolution, the group has
Announced earlier this year, when will PATA Laos Chapter be officially active?
CHINA - According to Lu Jiang, Sales Director of Centara Hotels and Resorts China and Northeast Asia, Centara Group could be viewed as the largest retail group in Southeast Asia that mainly runs