THE US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has restored the Philippines to Category 1 status according to the international aviation safety standards as set out by ICAO.
TOP Fujian tourism and hospitality state-owned enterprise, C&D, has set up a cruise division to capture the wave of interest since it started operating cruise charters from Xiamen in 2011.
BEIJING - Under the agreement, eLong will become the exclusive provider of agency hotel and group-buy hotel inventory for Tongcheng in mainland China, and Tongcheng will become the exclusive provider
HANOI, 10 April 2014: Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam called for more cooperation between tourism agencies and organisations in order to achieve long-term goals to position the country as a major
FOREIGN travel agencies are alarmed by the abduction of two women from a Sabah resort last week, a mere five months after members of the same militant group killed a Taiwanese man and kidnapped his
A new website, Beachfront Club that launched, Monday, will deliver interactive web tools and a gutsy realism on the world’s top beaches, according to Beachfront Club director, Jade Wei.
Ho Chi Minh City will digitalise its cultural and historical relics and museums to provide international visitors, with easy access to information about the city’s highlights online.
KUANTAN, PAHANG - Star Cruises, a leading cruise line in Asia Pacific, invites travellers for a relaxing cruise holiday onboard SuperStar Gemini, with exciting new destinations that are
INDIA - The Maharajas Express, undoubtedly the most royal train journeys of all time, announced extra royal delights for guests while they enjoy royal train trips in India aboard this world's most
It’s not just travel agents that benefit from educational tours, as Kuoni Group Travel Experts is planning a regular, annual business mission for hoteliers following a successful debut in China.
MACAO - March has been another month of achievements for the multi-award-winning Cotai Strip Resorts Macao, as The Venetian® Macao-Resort-Hotel and Holiday Inn Macao Cotai Central garnered a total of
KUALA LUMPUR - The new low-cost carrier terminal (LCCT), klia2, is safe for use as the cracks on the runway have been rectified, said Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB). MAHB senior general manager
ASTANA - Kazakhstan’s second-largest international airport, Astana International Airport, has introduced SITA’s world-class AirportVision® flight information display systems to provide real-time
MUMBAI - Radisson Blu Udaipur Palace Resort & Spa will be the first Radisson Blu hotel in Udaipur and is expected to open in May 2014. Often referred to as Venice of the East, Udaipur is known for its
BANGKOK - Some 15 years ago, Asia seemed to be the least likely continent to endorse the low cost airline’s revolution in contrary to America or Europe. But today, Asia is home to over 75 airlines
MACAU - It sounds like a paradox. While 2014 will mark the 15th anniversary of Macau reversal to Mainland China, the Special Administrative Region is looking to promote its blended Chinese-Portuguese
Ministry of Culture, Tourism, and Sports will set up a Tourism Coordinating Office to support Mekong Delta tourism cooperation and increase tourism to the region.
Thailand’s Tourist Police division says it will implement stronger safety measures during the upcoming Songkran Festival, 11 to 17 April.
April 2014: City authorities recently signed tourism co-operation agreements with 30 provinces in an effort to link tourism attractions in southern provinces and expand the city’s role as a tourism
Yangon City Development says a survey shows that most residents oppose the construction of high-rise buildings near the Shwedagon Pagoda.
BANGKOK - To run from 10 April – 31 May, 2014, the festival will showcase the variety and unique flavours of Thai food to visitors along with discount and promotional packages in Thailand’s major
The awards were held in New Delhi at Friday 28 March, with New Zealand's award "Favourite Destination in Rest of the World" collected by New Zealand's acting High Commissioner to India, Michael
Tourism Australia is offering operators the opportunity to attend its one-day New Media Workshop at Palm Cove on Sunday 11 May, involving some of Australia’s leading social media and digital experts.
BANGKOK - Mr. Thawatchai Arunyik, Governor of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) said, “Thailand boasts many hundreds of years of rich history and traditions. Much the kingdom’s culture comes
HANOI - The aim is to promote high-end tourism products in the leisure luxury segment and to find buyers who want to sell unique luxury travel experiences to discerning African travellers and to help