ALMATY - Timeless luxury arrived in Almaty, Kazakhstan when The Ritz-Carlton opened its first hotel in the country. The most highly anticipated hotel in Central Asia was unveiled by The Ritz-Carlton
LONDON – UK travellers are the least likely of any major European nation to use their mobile or tablet devices abroad, according to the TripAdvisor® TripBarometer Mobile and Social trends survey,
SHANGHAI - Business Events Sydney’s (BESydney) CEO Lyn Lewis-Smith said the five international events secured for the centre showed strong confidence in the new facilities and supported the
Japan continues to deliver big numbers for Thailand’s tourism industry as a major source of bookings alongside China and Korea, ATTA’s secretary told members in his monthly travel assessment report.
SINGAPORE – Hotel Reservation Services (HRS), Europe’s leading managed business travel service provider, has launched Intelligent Sourcing in Asia Pacific as part of its strategic business expansion
LONDON - At their WTM 2013 Malaysia Press Conference Tourism Malaysia unveil Malaysia's exciting events calendar for Visit Malaysia Year 2014 (VMY 2014) on Monday 4 November 2013. It is the fourth
SCOTTSDALE - Discover the World Marketing has expanded its sales and marketing representation into India for Hurtigruten cruises. Discover represents Hurtigruten's unique Norwegian fjord cruise
SHANGHAI - Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre was announced as a winner of the very first ICCA Best PR Award at the ICCA Congress in Shanghai, China-P.R. by Martin Lewis, Chairman of the Editorial
LONDON - Seven Thai tourism ventures that are devoted to environmental, social and cultural preservation are to be conferred “Green Excellence Awards” at a ceremony to be presided over by Her Royal
KYOTO - Kyoto Convention Bureau (KCB) has outlined its focus on attracting UK luxury travellers in 2014. This rationale is in conjunction with the opening of the five-star Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto in
MELBOURNE - Melbourne was recently voted Australasia's Leading Meetings and Conference Destination and as such, has progressed as a finalist for the World title, which will be announced on 30
SHANTOU – Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., announced its iconic Sheraton brand has reached the 100th hotel milestone in Asia Pacific with the opening of Sheraton Shantou Hotel in China.
LONDON - Promoting weddings and honeymoons is to be the highlight of Thailand’s participation in this year’s World Travel Market (WTM) to be held between 4-7 November, 2013, at the Excel Exhibition
WUHU - DoubleTree by Hilton announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Wuhu in China's Anhui province. Strategically located in the central business district, the 26-story hotel features 442
SINGAPORE– TravelRave, Asia's travel trade platform, concluded last Friday with new content and insights emerging from discussions amongst Asia’s prominent travel and tourism leaders. ITB Asia and the
MANILA / HONG KONG – SuperStar Aquarius called at Manila, the Philippines for the first time on Saturday (2 November). The 51,309-tonne luxury liner received a warm welcome from government officials
KUALA LUMPUR - Minister of Tourism and Culture, Dato' Seri Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz, officiated the re-opening of Tourism Malaysia’s office in Istanbul on October 30. The Minister performed the
BANGKOK - As the nation is in mourning following the passing of His Holiness Somdet Phra Nyanasamvara, Somdet Phra Sangharaja Sakolmahasanghaparinayaka, the Supreme Patriarch of Thailand, TAT as a
YANGON – MyanmarBurma.com, the most comprehensive website to promote travel to Myanmar involving leading brands in the global online travel industry, is announcing its official launch.
SYDNEY - Travelers have spoken and Outrigger Hotels and Resorts is proud to announce that three of its properties have earned a spot in Holidays with Kids' 2013 Top 10 Resort Awards. Outrigger Laguna
CEBU - In view of the recent events that adversely affected Central Visayas, the Philippines Department of Tourism and Discovery Mice have decided to postpone the 5th World Ecotourism Conference
NEW YORK, LONDON - Tibet campaigners will be coordinating protests on 5 November outside InterContinental hotels on at least four continents as part of the first global day of action against
COLOMBO - The number of Chinese tourists to Sri Lanka have boomed by over 75 percent during the first nine months of this year, recording one of the highest growth rates for the lucrative industry.
TOKYO - The number of foreign tourists in September surged 31.7 percent over the previous year to 867,000, breaking the record for the month, according to the Japan National Tourism Organization.
BEIJING - The results of the first Chinese Meeting Planners Site Selection Survey were delivered by Rob Davidson, Senior Lecturer in Events Management, University of Greenwich, London - at CIBTM 2013,