Conferma has signed an agreement to form a strategic partnership with Abacus, the leading Global Distribution System [GDS] in the Asia Pacific region. This marks another significant milestone for the
YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - Yokohama Convention & Visitors Bureau recently announced the new branding of Yokohama as Japan’s premier international convention city.
Tailor-made packages, niche markets, enhanced use of social media and widening the Thailand tourism product beyond Bangkok and the beaches are on the agenda at Arabian Travel Market.
JAKARTA- Since the beginning of the year, the total number of foreign visitors to Indonesia grew by 6 percent to 2,018,059 from 1,903,796 in the same period last year, Central Statistics Agency (BPS)
DUBAI – Qatar Airways announced at the Arab Travel Mart route expansion on three continents as well as a major increase in capacity into Pakistan. Other new destinations to be launched will be Addis
BANGKOK - The 6th GeoSpa AsiaSpa India Awards were held at the Kingdom of Dreams, Gurgaon, on 29th April to celebrate the Spa and Wellness industry. Thailand bagged the “Best Spa Destination (Asia)”,
BANGKOK, 8 May 2013: Thais will spend more on travel in 2013 while relying more on the internet and social network, according to TripAdvisors’ latest TripBarometer.
BANGKOK, 8 May 2013: Thailand Development Research Institute says Thai workers will face fierce competition from foreign labour once the ASEAN Economic Community rolls in late 2015.
BANGKOK, 8 May 2013: To celebrate its 53rd anniversary, THAI international offers saver fares in economy class for passengers departing Vientiane to selected routes up to 31 July.
HUKET: Le Luong Minh, the new ASEAN Secretary-General took office in January. His five-year tenure will include the birth of the ASEAN Economic Community. In this interview he gives a progress report
Manila, Philippines --- The National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) yesterday continued dissecting the state of the Philippines' manufacturing sector, leading towards the 35th Annual
Come 15th till 19th May, W Singapore will soundtrack the Bed Lounge at Audi Fashion Festival and energize the glitterati with music curated by Mr Has and spun by emerging DJs from the W Hotels & burn
JAKARTA- The Tourism Indonesia Mart & Expo (TIME) or ‘Pasar Wisata Indonesia’ will this year take place in Padang, the capital city of West Sumatra after being held for two years in Bandar Lampung.
PHUKET, 7 May 2013: Thanyapura is selling what it calls a new approach to sporting excellence that offers three dimensional training that majors on physical development, mental fortitude and
BEIJING, 7 May 2013: The death toll from the H7N9 bird flu outbreak in China has risen to 31, according to official figures, with four more people dying of the virus in China’s eastern provinces.
BANGKOK - Leading Asian hospitality group Dusit International continues to promote their “Year of Expansion” at this year’s Arabian Travel Market (ATM) Dubai, held in the Emirate from 6th-9th May
THE Department of Tourism (DoT) says it is on track to meet its 5.5 million arrivals target for 2013 based on the 1.3 million foreign tourists it witnessed during the first quarter, which marks a
FACED with greater competition for marketing funds, the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy will re-evaluate the effectiveness of the Indonesia Corporate Meetings & Incentive Travel Mart
HILTON Worldwide has ceased managing Hilton Maldives Iru Fushi, having terminated its management agreement with owner Sun Travels & Tours on May 3.
RESEARCH has found that the travel industry has yet to fully embrace newer payment systems, which has made travel consultants, wholesalers and tour operators less competitive as a result.
TOKYO - Japan expects to hit a new tourism record in 2013. These are some good news for Japan tourism industry which was until now still suffering from the aftermath of the 2011-earthquake which
BANGKOK - The PATA CEO Martin Craigs this week wrote to attendees and speakers of the PATA Annual Summit to pledge the association's ongoing support for the complete visitor economy. The concept of
Shriji Arvind Singh Mewar of Udaipur, Chairman & Managing Trustee of MMCF and the scion of the House of Mewar, remarked upon the personal value of some of the exquisite exhibit pieces including the