SINGAPORE – It seems those with deeper pockets are the ones that pay their money the most attention regardless of where they are. Affluent travelers want access to internet banking while on holiday –
ΗΑΝΟΙ - The number of international visitors to Vietnam over the last eleven months is estimated at 6.85 million, a year-on-year rise of 10.2%, according to the General Statistics Office.
BANGKOK - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has appointed Mr Mario Hardy as Chief Operations Officer, effective January 15, 2014. Based at PATA HQ in Bangkok, Mr Hardy will support CEO Martin
HO CHI MINH - Ho Chi Minh city greeted more than 3.6 million foreign tourist arrivals in Jan-Nov 2013, a year-on-year rise of 5 percent, according to the city Department of Culture, Sports and
MELAKA - The 5th Melaka Art & Performance Festival (MAPFest), the largest and only site specific art and performance festival on a UNESCO World Heritage Site, held from 22-24 November 2013, with art
eRevMax, the leader in hotel online distribution and channel management solutions, has unveiled an infographic to assist property owners around the world to know about the latest technology trends
BANGKOK- Four deads and 57 people wounded according to the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration's Erawan Centre; a bus put in fire and students being trapped at Ramkhamhaeng University in Bangkok
BALI - At Asia’s most prestigious spa industry event the AsiaSpa Awards, Fivelements, Puri Ahimsa, Bali was awarded Spa Retreat of the Year-2013.
BANGKOK - Comes Jaunary 15, 2014, Bangkok will offer a new attraction to its visitors that is poised to become a big hit: “Muay Thai Live-The Legend Lives” is a brand new glamorous production staged
The phrase “future of travel” is thrown around liberally in this industry, often as part of the dialogue around launching innovative products or disruptive startups.
The industry’s elite - including CEOs of leading travel companies, government ministers and tourism board chiefs - travelled from around the globe to join guests of honour HE Sheikha Al Mayassa bint
Laos is seeking international tourists who will spend more money than regional visitors from neighbouring Southeast Asia.
Yangon International Airport’s domestic departure lounge will be replaced by an entirely new building over the next 18 months, authorities confirmed this week.
SYDNEY - “The evidence is clear, WHM’s create jobs in Australia, make an enormous economic contribution and are the lifeblood of many regional towns around the country,” ATEC Chairman, John King OAM
LONDON - New Zealand has once again triumphed at the UK's prestigious Telegraph Travel Awards, beating off global competition to take the title of 'Favourite Country' for the second year running.
IPOH, PERAK - The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat, Malaysia’s luxury spa and natural wellness hot springs destination, was recently voted the “Best Spa Resort” for the third year running in Expatriate
PERTH - Qantas and Tourism Western Australia will launch a major new marketing campaign to promote the airline's services to Perth and the Qantas Walkabout Pass which allows visitors to explore more
MUMBAI - TrawellTag India, one of the leading providers of global assistance and travel insurance in India, today announced their partnership with Cover-More, Australia’s leading provider of travel
PORT STEPHENS - Destination Port Stephens Chairman, Michael Aylmer, who has worked as a volunteer for 28 years to promote tourism to the region, has been recognised by one of two special awards
BANGKOK - The faster, easier and more convenient mobile check-in from Marriott Hotels, the signature brand of Marriott International is now available at 20 additional Marriott hotels in 19 countries
KHON KAEN - Two of Northeast Thailand’s prominent Buddhist temples and the International Silk Festival in Khon Kaen are to be the highlight of an exclusive four-day road-trip being organised by the
NEW DELHI / JAIPUR – Hilton Worldwide announced the signing of a management agreement with Goverdhandham Estate Private Limited for a Hilton Garden Inn hotel in Jaipur. Hilton Garden Inn, part of the
BANGKOK- It is turning a pretty common situation those days in Bangkok: as a foreign visitor, you might walk on your way to a shopping mall or along the streets, just disturbed by the usual noises of
BANGKOK - One of Thailand's finest resort properties, The Sarojin, has cracked open the bubbly after it was bestowed with multiple awards at three top industry events, adding to its vast collection of
AUCKLAND - New Zealand's beautiful landscapes and family experiences were broadcast to an audience of approximately nine million across Korea this weekend, as popular reality travel show - 'Papa,