INBOUND traffic from Taiwan to the Philippines has plunged and three airlines plying routes between the two countries have cancelled services, following Taiwan's travel advisory against the South-east
STRONG growth in arrivals to Myanmar are likely to continue even after the country crossed the one-million mark in 2012, as evidenced by skyrocketing growth rates between January and April this year.
LOCAL hospitality brand Big Hotel has made its debut with the opening of its first property on Middle Road, Singapore, targeting design-conscious travellers.
KIEN GIANG, 21 May 2013: An island destination near the Mekong River delta, Phu Quoc, needs more hotel rooms and better airline connectivity from neighbouring countries.
DANANG, 21 May 2013: Six agencies in Danang will collaborate to crackdown on tourist related scams to help build tourism competitiveness.
BANGKOK, 21 May 2013: International tourist arrivals to Thailand posted a growth of 19.04% during January to April this year, according to Ministry of Tourism and Sports’ data.
PHUKET, THAILAND – Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa announced the launch of its newly renovated Grand Ballroom. The opening of the state-of-the-art ballroom, a versatile 850 square-meter space,
SAMUI – The line-up of boats for the 2013 Samui Regatta, which is set to take place May 25th to June 1st off Chaweng Beach on the tropical Island of Samui in Thailand, is looking strong with a mix of
Research conducted by Reed Travel Exhibitions has confirmed that 77% of buyer respondents who attended last year’s CIBTM confirmed that they regularly use social media as an events communication tool
KUCHING - The Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) recently launched its International Marketing Campaign – a ‘Telegram of Borneo’ that will target prospective clients across the globe.
One of Thailand’s most knowledgeable and experienced hoteliers, Eric Hallin, has been presented with the Malai Sakolviphak Award by the President of Skal International Bangkok.
SYDNEY - HotelsCombined has revealed 33 stand-out hotels across the region which have made the cut in its inaugural ‘Stellar Stays’ list for 2013.
Travel Media Applications is expanding its operations in Asia, providing representation, sales, marketing and communication services at tourism companies and destinations in Europe, Africa, the Middle
BANGKOK - Turtles, sharks, corals or birds were already part of CSR initiatives in Asia. But the latest CSR programme from ONYX Hospitality Group is adding a new species: bees which will be the focus
ANA, Japan’s largest airline, today announces that it will offer Ramen dishes developed exclusively for ANA by Hakata IPPUDO, the famous ramen noodle chain based in Kyushu, Japan, from Saturday June
Singaporeans are prepared to pay for their most desired form of in-flight entertainment, WiFi, new research has revealed.
Bangkok (The Nation/ANN) - Russia is refocusing on Asean after years of inertia due to its domestic priorities and challenges. After Russia was invited to join the East Asia Summit (EAS) in 2010,
The third Dreamliner of LOT Polish Airlines with the registration number SP-LRC landed today at 16:22 at Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport.
A travelling couple’s African getaway ended up as a Bangladesh bust after a mix up in airport codes sent the pair 7,000 miles away from their destination.
MANILA, PHILIPPINES - MICROS Systems, Inc., a leading provider of information technology solutions for the hospitality and retail industries, is pleased to announce Bloomberry Resorts and Hotels Inc.
“Not with standing the enforced last minute move to the Marina Bay Sands Expo Center, TFWA Asia Pacific Conference and Exhibition 2013 has been easily one of the best events to date with records
BALI, INDONESIA - The Stairs Villa Hotel's 12 limited-edition villas, designed by celebrated designer Philippe Starck, is to be located on the southern coast of the vibrant island of Bali.
BEIJING - The passenger in the plane from Bangkok to Macau grumbled to the flight attendant of Air Macau: “could you please tell the group behind to keep quiet and stop shouting as if they were in
TAIPEI - On May 9, Taiwan reported that the shooting of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippines navy was fatal to his citizen who died. Although the Philippines Navy denied being involved into the
istolethetv, Flickr On May 17, a good chunk of East Asia had a day off to celebrate the Buddha's birthday (Southeast Asia will celebrate it next week). It happens that in Hong Kong the Enlightened