BANGKOK - The 2015 Mekong Tourism Forum is set to be hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Viet Nam in Da Nang City at the beautiful central coast on 16-19 June, 2015. Under the
Search teams have located the tail section of AirAsia flight QZ8501, raising hopes that the aircraft’s black boxes might soon be recovered.
The National Geographic Society has unveiled its latest foray into the hospitality industry, with the launch of a new global collection of luxury hotels and lodges.
PANGKALAN BUN Indonesian search officials sent divers down to the bed of the Java Sea during a break in bad weather Tuesday in hopes of recovering more bodies from the wreckage of AirAsia Flight 8501.
KATHMANDU An Australian trekker hiking in Nepal’s Everest region has died of suspected altitude sickness after falling unconscious, local police and a trekking company official said Tuesday.
PARIS French holiday resort group Club Med plans to pursue its strategy of attracting upmarket clients with its new investor Chinese conglomerate Fosun, turning further away from its working class
PALMA DE MALLORCA Following the merger of TUI Travel PLC and TUI AG, TUI Travel Accommodation & Destinations announced, Tuesday, that it has assumed the trading name Hotelbeds Group.
BANGKOK Centara Hotels & Resorts CEO, Thirayuth?Chirathivat,?has?once again been recognised by?Now?Travel?Asia?Awards as “Asia’s Top Influential Person in the travel business”.
HANOI Vietnam National Administration of Tourism says nationals of seven countries will continue to be eligible for visa-free stays for stays of up to 15 days.
HARBIN, CHINA A spectacular ice festival opened in China on Monday but officials cancelled a firework display to allay safety concerns after a deadly New Year stampede in Shanghai.
BANGKOK The Tourism Authority of Thailand has scheduled the grand opening celebration of the “2015 Discover Thainess” campaign for 14 January, with a parade and performances to be held in the centre
BANGKOK Three hotels in the Starwood Hotels and Resorts family have named Martin Raich as complex general manager.
LONDON Kuoni Destination Management was voted World’s Leading Destination Management Company for the fifth consecutive year at the recent World Travel Awards.
BANGKOK A Thailand-based real estate developer, Country Group Development, joined Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, to release details, Monday, of a hotel and residential project that will be located
BANGKOK Nok Air will launch a daily Fly ‘n’ Ride service from Bangkok to Uttaradit starting 16 January using its daily Phitsanulok flight with a bus connection to Uttaradit.
HANOI Vietnam National Administration of Tourism estimates the country welcomed 657,304 international travellers in December 2014 representing a decline of 9.0% over the same month in 2013.
YANGON Myanmar’s Ministry of Immigration and Population officially included another 32 nationalities that are now eligible for an eVisa, effective 2 January, 2015.
BANGKOK Thailand’s road deaths over the seven deadly days of the New Year holiday reached 341 with more than 3,0000 people injured, but it still represented a slight decline on the toll registered in
PERTH, AUSTRALIA - AirlineRatings.com has announced its top ten safest airlines and top ten safest low cost airlines for 2015 from the 449 it monitors.
KHON KAEN, THAILAND - Isan Explorer, the leading tour company for Northeast Thailand, has created three elephant-focused tours that protect the elephants' welfare.
BANGKOK - Chatrium Hotels and Residence introduces the latest carefully crafted environmental collection of guest room amenities for the properties in Bangkok and in Yangon in an effort toward
With its pleasant year round temperatures, lush countryside, breath-taking beaches and the recent development of world-class golf courses, Vietnam is now building a reputation as a ‘must visit’
SINGAPORE – Concorde Hotel Singapore, conveniently nestled in an urban oasis between the bustling shopping hub and commercial district, unveils its tastefully refurbished bathrooms, with modern
SHANGHAI - Ctrip.com International, Ltd., a leading travel service provider for hotel accommodation, ticketing services, packaged tours and corporate travel management in China, announced that they
PANJIM - Grape Escapade 2015 – The biggest of world renowned wine festivals held in India is set to encapsulate the spirit of Goa and Goan lifestyle from January 23 – January 26, 2015.