STAMFORD - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.and its award-winning Starwood Preferred Guest(R) program announced the winners of the 2013 Member Favorite Resorts list. Selected by members
BANGKOK – Central Pattana Public Company Limited. (CPN) is jazzing up the retail industry with its new ‘Lifestyle Dining projects’. Three ‘Lifestyle Dining & Gastro Bar Landmarks’, developed under a
GUILIN- Being hosted in China, the last edition of the Mekong Tourism Forum looked at the impact generated by what is today the fastest and largest travel market in the world. With 83 million outbound
HONG KONG - Since its launch in 1993, the Eastern & Oriental Express train (E&O) has taken travellers on enriching and unique rail experiences, incorporating the very best of the region. Measuring a
KYOTO - A cultural grant scheme in Kyoto is being extended. Kyoto Convention Bureau and the City of Kyoto have once again teamed up to support business events, such as a conventions, meetings or
SHANGHAI – Marriott International announced a three-year agreement with the Yao Foundation to support educational programmes for children in rural areas of China. The Yao Foundation is a highly
CHINA - Recently, German National Tourism Board together with Baidu Travel launched its Chinese version APP “Set off for Germany” free for tourists to download. The APP is available for both Apple and
ENCOURAGED by the results of its newly-opened properties, Ayala Land Hotels and Resorts is planning to grow its hotel portfolio in the Philippines.
magine being able to explore the extensive network of caves in Laos, visit ancient pagodas in Myanmar and eat spicy street food in Thailand before going into Cambodia and cruising the Mekong in
NEGOMBO - The 42nd SKAL Asia Congress was successfully held in Negombo, Sri Lanka from 30 May – 02 June 2013 with about 100 international delegates & local members and VIPs, including Mok Singh, SKAL
PORT STEPHENS - Port Stephens whale and dolphin tourism operator, Imagine Cruises, has scored a Certificate of Excellence from the world’s largest travel website, TripAdvisor, placing it on the site’s
GUILIN- The 31st Mekong Tourism Forum takes place in Guilin welcoming some hundred participants from all over the world. They will discuss during two days progresses, achievements and issues in
MUMBAI - Goa Tourism was recently honoured with the ‘Best value destination’ award by The Lonely Planet Magazine India Travel Awards during a glittering award ceremony held in Mumbai.
BANGKOK - Bangkok is the most visited city in the world led by a surge of tourists from China and Southeast Asia, drawn by its relative affordability and shopping.
HONG KONG - The property of Langham Hospitality Group in Haining, which is being developed by Hong Kong-based Mingly Real Estate Corporation, is scheduled to open in 2014.
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SINGAPORE – Worldhotels, a group for independent hotels worldwide, celebrates its most luxurious hotels in Asia Pacific this summer with two exciting promotions.
BANGKOK – Conrad Bangkok announced that it is has been named “Best Convention Hotel Thailand” and “Best Convention Hotel Asia Pacific” by The International Hotel Awards.
SINGAPORE – CapitaLand’s wholly-owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), has been conferred the coveted Business Superbrands status in Singapore. Business Superbrands is an
BEIJING - Air China recently launched the "72-hour visa-free stay" excursion products in Beijing and Shanghai in cooperation with a few domestic travel operators. The products can give transfer
The language learning program has been designed in cooperation with the Korea Tourism Organization and Kyung Hee University. It is a homestay program (7 days and 6 nights) that focuses on teaching
MUMBAI - In an effort to reach out to the trade in northern India, Goa Tourism has organized a two-day road show in New Delhi on June 14 followed by Gurgaon on June 15, 2013. As a part of the
HONG KONG / SINGAPORE – Hailed as “Venice of the East”, the historic centre of Malacca has been inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 7 July 2008. It was the location where colonial forces
HONG KONG - A meeting last week between China President Xi Jinping and Wu Poh-hsiung, honorary chairman of the Kuomintang (KMT) Party, which governs Taiwan, will help further strengthening relations
SHARJAH - China is easily the largest and fastest growing tourism market in the world today and it is critically important for us to tap this most promising market, said HE Mohamed Ali Al Noman,
BALI - Get ready to be enthralled inside a captivating and revitalizing spa sanctuary. Taman Air Spa opened its oasis early 2012 and has set new standards of wellness journeys,providing carefully