The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) welcomes the announcement by the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) of visa measures that will extend the validity of Multiple Journey Visas (MJVs) issued to
The latest evolution of Tourism New Zealand's 100% Pure New Zealand campaign has further defined the country's unique offer to travellers with a focus on the range and closeness of New Zealand's
The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) welcomes the additional $36.7 million over the forward estimates for Tourism Australia’s international marketing activities. This increase
Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB), the government agency tasked with promoting and developing Thailand’s MICE industry, recently organized TCEB Exhibitions Business Forum in Beijing and
The Singapore government has extended the validity of the Multiple Journey Visa (MJV) for Chinese travellers, in an effort to attract more visitors to the country.
After the decisive General Election result, the latest Holiday Confidence Index (HCI) report from First Rate Exchange Services reveals that seasoned holidaymakers plan to take advantage of the strong
Amadeus has launched a new programme intended to support new start-up companies in the travel technology sector.
His Excellency, Akbar Al Baker, group chief executive for Qatar Airways, has refuted claims of American, Delta and United that Middle East airlines are being unfairly subsidised. QATAR CEO
The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) has confirmed plans to build a second airport to serve Chengdu, the capital of southwest China’s Sichuan province.
Saudi Arabia is to boast the world’s largest hotel when Abraj Kudai in Makkah is completed. Largest hotel
Genting Hong Kong has completed the acquisition of Crystal Cruises.
Tourism New Zealand has launched the next phase of its national tourism campaign, ‘100% Pure New Zealand’.
MANILA The Philippines’ gambling regulator said Tuesday it would suspend Japanese tycoon Kazuo Okada’s licence to operate a USD1-billion Manila casino if he fails to explain construction delays.
SHANGHAI Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group announced at the China Hotel Investment Conference, Thursday, it plans to triple its hotels to over 50 in China over the next four years.
BHAKTAPUR Krishna Prajapati’s house in the historic Nepali town of Bhaktapur only just withstood last month’s massive earthquake, but a second one this week proved too much for the weakened structure
BANGKOK From biking tours by night to a home-stay experience in the UNESCO World Heritage site of Ayutthaya, some of Thailand’s best emerging tourism destinations, products and services will be
MANDALAY Mandalay Yatanar Mall will open by April next year adding a up-market shopping option for tourists visiting the country’s second largest city.
BANGKOK Thailand earned a record THB1,467.31 million from on-location film shoots, January to April this year, according to the Ministry of Tourism and Sports’ Thailand Film Office Department update
BANGKOK - Questex Hospitality Group will hold the Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Conference in Bangkok for the third year thanks to the immense success in the past two years and in recognition Thailand
BANGKOK - A new format and a range of special events will be part of the 2015 Mekong Tourism Forum, which takes place in Da Nang city in central Vietnam, June 15 to 19. In a new departure, the
BENGALURU, India - South India’s busiest airport, Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (KIAB) which serves India’s “Silicon Valley” tech hub, will use passenger processing technology from air
SHANGHAI, China - Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel groups, announced at the China Hotel Investment Conference (CHIC), plans to triple its number of hotels
BANGKOK - International visitor arrivals into the Asia Pacific region exceeded 550 million during calendar year 2014, an annual increase of close to six percent.
Business Events Sydney (BESydney) will bring a little Sydney sunshine to Europe, exhibiting alongside International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) and Business Events Australia at this year’s
BANGKOK - Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok is pleased to announce the appointment of Samir R. Wildemann as General Manager of Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok, Thailand, and Senior Vice President Operations