Thailand’s Tourist Police division says it will implement stronger safety measures during the upcoming Songkran Festival, 11 to 17 April.
April 2014: City authorities recently signed tourism co-operation agreements with 30 provinces in an effort to link tourism attractions in southern provinces and expand the city’s role as a tourism
Yangon City Development says a survey shows that most residents oppose the construction of high-rise buildings near the Shwedagon Pagoda.
BANGKOK - To run from 10 April – 31 May, 2014, the festival will showcase the variety and unique flavours of Thai food to visitors along with discount and promotional packages in Thailand’s major
The awards were held in New Delhi at Friday 28 March, with New Zealand's award "Favourite Destination in Rest of the World" collected by New Zealand's acting High Commissioner to India, Michael
Tourism Australia is offering operators the opportunity to attend its one-day New Media Workshop at Palm Cove on Sunday 11 May, involving some of Australia’s leading social media and digital experts.
BANGKOK - Mr. Thawatchai Arunyik, Governor of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) said, “Thailand boasts many hundreds of years of rich history and traditions. Much the kingdom’s culture comes
HANOI - The aim is to promote high-end tourism products in the leisure luxury segment and to find buyers who want to sell unique luxury travel experiences to discerning African travellers and to help
SUKHOTHAI – Sukhothai is well known as one of Thailand’s most historical destinations. The city is home to some of the Kingdom’s most exquisite temples, a beautiful testimony of a time which lasted
HONG KONG - The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong is pleased to announce the second pop-up restaurant event of 2014. Chef Eneko Atxa, from Aziamendi Restaurant in southern Thailand and Azurmendi
Accor’s famous Super Sale is back, with discounts of 40% at 300 participating hotels and resorts across the Asia Pacific.
Award-winning hotel price comparison website HotelsCombined.com has continued its recent Asian growth by partnering with Zodio, a popular Thai-based iPhone search app that provides tips and reviews on
Khiri Travel has added a luxury carriage to the Luang Prabang-Hanoi train service linking Laos and Vietnam. The carriage sleeps six in air-conditioned cabins and includes a lounge with food and
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) will be holding its Silk Road Task Force meeting during this year’s Routes Silk Road event which will take place in Tbilisi, Georgia on 6-8 July.
PERTH - Hilton Worldwide signed a multi-unit management agreement with SKS Group to manage two hotels, located in Perth and Fremantle, Western Australia. The hotels will be branded DoubleTree by
SHANGHAI - The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Foundation, the voice of the global business travel industry, announced the results of its latest GBTA BTI™ Outlook – China report, a
SINGAPORE - ITB Asia 2014 will take place from 29-31 October at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore.
HANOI- In 2014, the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism VNAT continues to participate in annual international tourism fairs and tourism development programmes in many countries, including
YANGON - Sometimes, the most solid investors can default. This is what Myanmar is currently experiencing with a South Korean investor for a future Greenfield airport.
NEW DELHI - This is the third year of Travel + Leisure India & South Asia’s India’s Best Awards. The readers’ poll was conducted over five months from August to December 2013, on the best hotels,
SHANGHAI - Yanik Hoyles, head of the NDC Program, from IATA will present a keynote on “Principles and Parameters of the New Distribution Capability (NDC) - Is there a need for Distribution Reform?" Lu
HONG KONG - Hong Kong SAR is one of Thailand’s primary source markets in Northeast Asia. Its government was one of the first to lower the travel alert to Thailand following the lifting of the state of
DALLAS - ClubCorp announced an expansion of its presence internationally with the opening of its newest managed property, the Paragon Club of Hefei in China, and through consulting services on golf
SYDNEY - Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced that its rapidly expanding Aloft Hotels brand will soon enter the Australian market for the first time. Owned by BAAC Pty Ltd, an
YOKOHAMA - The Muslim Tourist Information website was set up in December 2013 to enable Muslims to enjoy their tour and stay in Yokohama without worries despite differences in culture and practices.