HAMBURG - This is the way a new hotel arises at least in China: The construction of the 30-storey high Ark Hotel in Changsha in the Middle Kingdom took just 15 days.
LONDON - Attendees at the British Hospitality & Tourism Summit 2013 in London on Tuesday were greeted by campaigners, highlighting InterContinental Hotels Group’s plan to open a luxury hotel in the
BANGKOK- It was hardly a secret. But from the first day of the bid announcement back to August 2010, it was very doubtful that Thailand could have host such a massive event. The Bangkok Post reported
KUNMING - China International Travel Mart (CITM) 2013 is jointly organized by China National Tourism Administration, Yunnan Provincial People’s Government and Civil Aviation Administration of China
LONDON - "Chinese shoppers are becoming more sophisticated and are no longer just interested in brands but, instead, are seeking unique experiences," says Chris Cabot, president of Value Retail China.
SINGAPORE - TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel site, unveils TripIndex Cities 2013, the third annual cost comparison of an evening out and overnight stay for two people in key tourist cities
MALDIVES - Continuing to stay at the cutting edge of resort experiences, 2013 sees the hotels present a great new selection of health, wellbeing and culinary treats.
BEIJING - According the China Hotel Investment Watch 2013 China’s economic development strategies for the future will include policies concerning people’s livelihood, fair distribution of social
FRANKFURT - From 1 July through 31 August, guests seeking an unforgettable stay in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Phuket or any other of Worldhotels' 250 destinations worldwide can benefit from this special
PERTH - The group-owned Rendezvous Grand Hotel Perth Scarborough, which is located in a prime position on Scarborough Beach, has undergone an extensive refurbishment, icorporating contemporary
MELBOURNE – The investment with SITA is part of the airport’s transformation and consists of AirportConnect Open, SITA’s common-use platform, supporting common use self-service (CUSS) kiosks, along
GOA - Chartered flights will not enter the state and beachside abodes are abandoned due to safety risks, all of which means a lot of lost revenue. Despite these issues, people are now turning to a new
INDONESIA - Mideast travellers became the major contributor to the number of incoming visitors. It is for this reason that the government has put in place strategic measures to boost tourism marketing
LONDON - Emerald Travel, who have created special garden tours of Korea which also include the Suncheon Garden Expo, will also be on hand at the KTO stand (E200) at Hampton Court to promote their
GUILIN- Guilin is one of China’s most a popular tourist destination renowned for its unique scenery of karst topography. While Guilin has nothing to prove anymore domestically, it still needs to
SINGAPORE - Almost three quarters of women say that they do most of the research when it comes to planning a holiday, with just 9% claiming their partner does it, according to a poll of 1000
MONACO - Over two years ago Airlines were directed by the Kerala High Court and Karnataka High Court to give commission as a form of compensation to travel agents. The travel agents have been waiting
XISHUANGBANNA - Nestled amidst the stunning tropical landscape of southern Yunnan Province in China, the Dai Palace-inspired Crowne Plaza Resort Xishuangbanna is an enchanting design of local culture
SABAH - As summer approaches, the 'Distinctively Borneo', 121-villa Gaya Island Resort is poised to take full advantage of its prime positioning on Pulau Gaya; located just off the coast of Kota
AHMEDABAD - Hotel Eastin Easy Citizen Ahmedabad is a collective venture of the Citizen Group and Absolute Hotel Services, Thailand. Led by Mr. Kamalesh Mehta, Founder, Director and CEO, the Citizen
BANGKOK - Boutique Hotel Management Asia (BHMAsia), the Asia-Pacific hotel management, development and consulting group, has added X2 Sydney to its portfolio of boutique luxury vacation properties.
LONDON - A section of the lights at Piccadilly Circus in London are showing an animated sequence promoting tourism to Korea under the slogan "Recharge Your Energy" and celebrating the coming together
SINGAPORE – CapitaLand’s wholly-owned serviced residence business unit, the Ascott Limited (Ascott), has increased its presence in the Philippines by securing a contract to manage a serviced residence
SYDNEY - Australia’s peak body representing the $30 billion export tourism industry, the Australian Tourism Export Council (ATEC), has presented its 2013 election priorities to representatives from
MALDIVES – Available year-round, each workshop in Conrad Maldives Rangali Island lasts five days and features the skill of guest yoga practitioner Areeya, coupled with the wide range of health and