KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Preliminary traffic figures for the month of March released today by the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) showed further growth in both international passenger and
LONDON With the addition of six new subjects, specialised strengths in Thailand’s higher education system are evident in the 36 disciplines covered in the QS World University Rankings by Subject,
BANGKOK Centara Hotels & Resorts, one of Thailand’s iconic hotel brands, is about to make its debut in the Middle East with a new property in Doha, Qatar.
KATHMANDU Rescuers in Nepal battled, Tuesday, to reach remote communities devastated by a huge earthquake that has killed at least 4,310 people, as the impoverished country’s leader said relief
POKARA For the adrenalin-junkie tourists of Pokhara, just an hour’s drive from the epicentre of Nepal’s earthquake, it’s business as usual with boat trips and paragliding in a town spared the
TOKYO Japanese airlines will have to have at least two people in the cockpit at all times, the government said Tuesday, as Tokyo joined other regimes tightening the rules in the wake of the
SINGAPORE Abacus-linked travel agents Asia-Pacific will soon be selling front row seats of a different kind, now that the technology company is integrating the 8,000 concerts, cabarets and tour
HANOI Hanoi Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism recently launched a website devoted to cataloguing food in-and-around the city to offer more choices for travelling foodies.
MANDALAY Myanmar’s Ministry of Hotels and Tourism forecasts international tourist arrivals to Mandalay will reach 500,000 visits this year.
HONG KONG - Korean Air will provide relief goods to those affected by the earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal. Goods being delivered to the country include 24,000 bottles of mineral water, 2,000 blankets,
HONG KONG, China - The international launch of the new Asian waterfront luxury benchmark, Four Seasons Private Residences Bangkok at Chao Phraya River, is set for May 2-3, 2015 at the Four Seasons
BANGKOK - Dusit Fudu Hotels and Resorts, the Chinese joint venture hotel management company of Bangkok-based Dusit International, proudly announces it has secured two new hotel projects in China’s
MACAU - StarWorld Hotel introduced the art of "star-rated" hospitality to the Macau Peninsula when it opened in 2006. Now, the luxury hotel is shining even brighter after winning another two
SINGAPORE - Journeyful, a Singapore-based travel-tech startup announced the launch of their iOS and Android based mobile app this week. The app is an extension of its existing reward based online
Hotels in the Asia Pacific region experienced negative year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during March 2015 when reported in U.S. dollars, according to data compiled by STR
BANGKOK - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Youth Symposium commenced on the morning of April 23, 2015 at Sichuan Tourism School, Huanglongxi campus in Chengdu, China. Under the theme
As the 2015 summer season in New Zealand comes to a close, Hall Spars & Rigging New Zealand is pleased to have been busy with work on several visiting superyachts undergoing refit and maintenance
BALI, Indonesia - Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort, the luxurious resort located in the heart of the famed Kuta Beach, is pleased to launch its Enjoy Every Single Day experiences at the property’s acclaimed
YANGON Investments of USD360 million in tourism and hotels poured into Myanmar’s economy according to the Directorate of Investment and Company Administration’s year-end report.
TOKYO A top notch Michelin-starred sushi restaurant in Tokyo on Monday defended its special reservation rules for foreigners after a report in Japan it had refused to accept a booking from a Chinese
GENEVA The UN food agency said Monday it was preparing a large-scale aid operation to earthquake-ravaged Nepal, with a first plane set to arrive Tuesday.
NEW DELHI After spending the night huddled in a car with his family at the airport fearing for their safety, Michael Mackey is among thousands of tourists who flocked to Nepal for spring holidays and
BEIJING China cancelled all spring climbs on the north face of Mount Everest, state media said Monday, after an earthquake in neighbouring Nepal triggered a deadly avalanche elsewhere on the world’s
SINGAPORE Singapore’s Changi Airport recorded 4.54 million passenger movements in March, 0.9% higher than a year ago.
BANGKOK To boost Thailand’s medical tourism segment, the Tourism Authority of Thailand invites tourists to participate in the “Thailand Extreme MakeOver Season II”.