SHANGHAI - When it comes to obtaining advice related to travel, mainland Chinese still prefer to seek first-hand information from someone they know over other third party sources. In a recent GfK
CHON BURI - The annual Tourism Authority of Thailand Action Plan (TATAP) conference is taking place this week, from 29 June to 2 July, in Bangsaen, Chon Buri. Attended by more than 400 officials of
Sydney has once again been recognised as a top tourist destination with the world-class city ranked number five in the U.S News top 25 World’s Best Places to Visit list.
BANGKOK Professional Tourist Guide Association of Thailand says the Department of Tourism should delay a plan to dress all registered guides in Thailand in uniforms.
YANGON A new mobile phone application linking passengers with taxi drivers has officially launched in Yangon’s Hlaing Tharyar Township.
HANOI Travel companies and event sponsors overseas will be have an easier time getting their overland caravans into Vietnam starting 1 August, if the cars are left-hand drive.
BANGKOK Tourism Authority of Thailand’s board of directors named Yuthasak Supasorn, as the new governor at its meeting yesterday.
HONG KONG - The Hotels.com continues to uncover the dining costs of hotels worldwide with its annual price barometer, the Club Sandwich Index (CSI). This year, the elevated report by Hotels.com – the
BANGKOK - Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health announced that a 75-year-old Omani man who became the country’s first case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) has been declared free of the
Celebrity Cruises and MGM Resorts International have announced a partnership to provide their respective loyalty programme members with more rewards.
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Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced that it will manage another property in the Wangfujing district of Beijing.
Cathay Pacific Airways today reopened The Pier First Class Lounge at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA), following an extensive renovation.
More than 3,000 British holidaymakers have been repatriated from Tunisia following the terrorist attack in Sousse on Friday that claimed the lives of at least 15 of their compatriots and 38 people in
Airport International Group (AIG) recently announced that the Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) witnessed continued growth since beginning of 2015 and up until May.
RIO DE JANEIRO More than 3,000 websites have emerged since 2013 touting Brazil as a sex-tourism destination, and the situation has worsened with major events such as the 2014 World Cup, a survey
PARIS Tunisia said Sunday it would arm tourist police and deploy hundreds of reinforcements as authorities moved to boost security after a jihadist gunned down 38 people at a seaside resort.
SINGAPORE A Mercure sponsored survey indicates people are making more friends than ever when they travel, mainly due to social media.
SINGAPORE TripAdvisor® has introduced dedicated airport pages, enabling travellers around the world to get information about what to do, where to eat and where to stay at 200 major airports around
HOI AN, 29 June 2015: Hoi An’s authorities have decided to allow only 3,000 people to visit its Cu Lao Cham Islands every day to protect the biosphere site recognised by UNESCO.
BANGKOK Association of Thai Travel Agents says Thailand tourism in the second half of this year will enjoy positive growth.
LOS ANGELES - Air New Zealand announced that in celebration of its 75th anniversary the airline will give fans in Los Angeles a chance to win round-trip tickets and other great prizes during a one-day
Virgin Australia unveiled a major redesign of the Premium Economy cabin featured on board its Boeing 777 fleet, which will launch in late 2015. The new Premium Economy cabin will feature:
oneworld is to make it easier for frequent flyers to see where they can take advantage of the privileges the alliance offers them at airports, making their journeys on the ground smoother still.
New Delhi, India is the host for this year’s SITE Global Conference, 23-25 October. It is the one time of the year when the global incentive travel community comes together to network and celebrate