Research conducted by Reed Travel Exhibitions has confirmed that 77% of buyer respondents who attended last year’s CIBTM confirmed that they regularly use social media as an events communication tool
KUCHING - The Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) recently launched its International Marketing Campaign – a ‘Telegram of Borneo’ that will target prospective clients across the globe.
One of Thailand’s most knowledgeable and experienced hoteliers, Eric Hallin, has been presented with the Malai Sakolviphak Award by the President of Skal International Bangkok.
SYDNEY - HotelsCombined has revealed 33 stand-out hotels across the region which have made the cut in its inaugural ‘Stellar Stays’ list for 2013.
Travel Media Applications is expanding its operations in Asia, providing representation, sales, marketing and communication services at tourism companies and destinations in Europe, Africa, the Middle
BANGKOK - Turtles, sharks, corals or birds were already part of CSR initiatives in Asia. But the latest CSR programme from ONYX Hospitality Group is adding a new species: bees which will be the focus
ANA, Japan’s largest airline, today announces that it will offer Ramen dishes developed exclusively for ANA by Hakata IPPUDO, the famous ramen noodle chain based in Kyushu, Japan, from Saturday June
Singaporeans are prepared to pay for their most desired form of in-flight entertainment, WiFi, new research has revealed.
Bangkok (The Nation/ANN) - Russia is refocusing on Asean after years of inertia due to its domestic priorities and challenges. After Russia was invited to join the East Asia Summit (EAS) in 2010,
The third Dreamliner of LOT Polish Airlines with the registration number SP-LRC landed today at 16:22 at Warsaw Frederic Chopin Airport.
A travelling couple’s African getaway ended up as a Bangladesh bust after a mix up in airport codes sent the pair 7,000 miles away from their destination.
MANILA, PHILIPPINES - MICROS Systems, Inc., a leading provider of information technology solutions for the hospitality and retail industries, is pleased to announce Bloomberry Resorts and Hotels Inc.
“Not with standing the enforced last minute move to the Marina Bay Sands Expo Center, TFWA Asia Pacific Conference and Exhibition 2013 has been easily one of the best events to date with records
BALI, INDONESIA - The Stairs Villa Hotel's 12 limited-edition villas, designed by celebrated designer Philippe Starck, is to be located on the southern coast of the vibrant island of Bali.
BEIJING - The passenger in the plane from Bangkok to Macau grumbled to the flight attendant of Air Macau: “could you please tell the group behind to keep quiet and stop shouting as if they were in
TAIPEI - On May 9, Taiwan reported that the shooting of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippines navy was fatal to his citizen who died. Although the Philippines Navy denied being involved into the
istolethetv, Flickr On May 17, a good chunk of East Asia had a day off to celebrate the Buddha's birthday (Southeast Asia will celebrate it next week). It happens that in Hong Kong the Enlightened
Tourists visit the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul on May 18, 2013. On International Museum Day, several national museums of Turkey were free in a limited time for the tourists and public to visit.
SHANGHAI - Travelzoo Asia Pacific, a licensee of Travelzoo Inc., a global Internet media company, announced that it is now the 2013 Best Online Travel Portal of the year in China. Travelzoo Lv You Zu
VIETNAM - The app is Vietnam's first premium travel guide of its kind: a unique combination of detailed information, unique local insight, stunning photography and innovative design at your
NEW DELHI - Emirates Holidays, the tour-operating arm of Emirates airlines, and TUI India, the tour operating arm of Le Passage to India, India's leading Destination Management Company, signed a
NANJING, CHINA - On May 13, iResearch issued publicly the Research Report on China's Online Leisure Travel Market in 2012 and according to the Report data, Tuniu.com, which is oriented towards the
SWEDEN - "Professionalism makes success. ArrivalGuides help us provide our customers with premium experiences", says Simon Xu, ecommerce Overseas Manager at China Eastern.
The Luxperience CEO, business pioneer Helen Logas, says that companies wishing to exhibit in the luxury bespoke travel sector need to move fast as exhibitor space is now limited at Luxperience, which
SYDNEY - The 18 finalists for Tourism Australia's 'Best Jobs in the World' – three for each of the six dream jobs – were announced, including five applicants in the U.S., who will travel Down Under