PATTAYA, THAILAND – Holiday Inn Pattaya announced that it has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments
PARIS- French Polynesia managed to record a growth of 3.8% in 2012 with 168,978 tourists visiting the French Pacific territory. However, the evolution of arrivals has been contrasted from one market
SEOUL - The Third UAE-Korea Economic Partnership Forum concluded here yesterday on a successful note after two days of very fruitful meetings and talks led by HE Abdulla Ghobash, the UAE Minister of
SINGAPORE – In conjunction with Father’s Day, Cebu Pacific, the Philippines' largest flag carrier, will launch a heart-warming Facebook photo contest this June. The month-long contest aims to
SINGAPORE – Singapore Changi Airport handled 4.24 million passenger movements in April 2013, an increase of 0.8% over the same period in 2012. Flight movements increased by 4.3% to 27,500. In terms of
The UK is not doing enough to promote itself as a “must see” destination to the Chinese market and it is not offering good enough packages to beat the key European competitors of France, Italy and
MUMBAI - Leading hospitality event organiser Hotelex will be organising in India, a 7-city road show 'Hotelex India Yatra 2013' taking place in Cochin (13-14 September), Goa (11-12 October), Ahmedabad
NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell and Deputy Premier Andrew Stoner announced the NSW Government has secured CeBIT Australia, the Asia Pacific arm of the world’s largest trade fair, in Sydney for 2014-16.
CHINA'S Shanghai Jin Jiang International Hotels is debuting in the Philippines with two Jin Jiang Inns in prime Metro Manila locations, due to launch by 2014.
CEBU Pacific (CEB) has announced it will commence a new thrice-weekly direct service linking Manila and Phuket on August 16.
DESPITE visa challenges, a lack of French NTO presence and no direct flights, France's charms have not worn off for Indonesia as travel consultants report growing demand for the European
ADRIZZLE did not deter the public, including foreign tourists, from flocking to the Colours of 1Malaysia 2013 tourism carnival held at Merdeka Square in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday night.
Thailand and Vietnam have joined forces to develop the 900-kilometre R10 route, or Southern Economic Corridor, to support growing opportunities in trade, investments and tourism, link southern Vietnam
THE one-day shut down by travel agencies across India early this month in protest against airlines' zero commission policy is yielding small seeds of hope, with movements in the trade suggesting that
THE Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) is investing more to bait the "new white collar" travellers and families from the growing Indonesian outbound market.
TRAVEL demand for China and South Korea, two traditionally popular destinations for the Malaysian school holiday period that begins today, has fared poorly this year, according to outbound tour
BANGKOK, 27 May 2013: Tourism Authority of Thailand says it will strengthen Thailand’s tourism by highlighting four niche markets — ecotourism, golf, weddings and honeymoons, and health and wellness
BANGKOK, 27 May 2013: To broaden the scope of the annual B2B event, Thailand Travel Mart Plus 2013, Tourism Authoirty of Thailand will add two new highligh events.
BANGKOK, 27 May 2013: Tourism Authority of Thailand’s board, last week, selected Thawatchai Arunyik, the current deputy governor for domestic marketing to be the next governor.
BANGKOK, 27 May 2013: Tourism Authority of Thailand will present its “Friends of Thailand Awards” for the first time at the Thailand Travel Mart Plus 2013, 5 June.
The Rees Hotel Queenstown in New Zealand announced that it has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honours hospitality excellence, is given only to
After a three year contracted involvement, the Perth Convention Bureau (PCB) will retire its partnership with CMS Events' Perth Event Show.
SHARJAH - The Third UAE-Korea Economic Partnership Forum that opened yesterday will help provide a direct impetus to the travel and tourism industry in Sharjah and the UAE by way of more Korean and
BANGKOK - The first Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Conference held in Bangkok, hosted by Dusit International at the legendary Dusit Thani Bangkok hotel, concluded last week after two engaging days of
TAIPEI- It could be a very difficult process for foreign travellers coming into Taiwan: getting until now a sim card in a shop was only possible by showing two proofs of identity. Or to ask a friendly