SHANGHAI - On the afternoon of 27 November, Jin Jiang International Hotels was honored with the award for "Best Global Communications" during the annual PRNA 2014 Summit held this year in Shanghai by
MACAU - In the regional tourism industry, Galaxy Macau is known for its palatial resort experience filled with "World Class, Asian Heart". On Nov. 26, The New Palace of Asia paid tribute to more than
NEW DELHI - SATTE 2015, the 22nd edition of South Asia's leading travel trade show hosted by UBM India, is expected to host over 650 exhibitors from around 50 countries, providing a platform to
PATTAYA, Thailand - Thailand's largest showcase of marine and luxury lifestyle opened in Pattaya with 105 businesses and products exhibiting in 14,000 sqm of space at the Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat
NEW DELHI - With the announcement of France easing visa norms for Indian tourists, there is a lot to cheer about. Indians have always been fascinated with France, with Bollywood playing a major role
SHATEC, the training arm of the Singapore Hotel Association, recently inked a Landmark Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with one of Asia’s top universities in hospitality and tourism management - the
To promote Taiwan as the best destination for incentive travel and meeting, Taiwan Tourism Bureau once again organized a strong MICE team to participate in EIBTM in Barcelona, Spain, November 18-20,
SINGAPORE - InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has signed a management agreement with UNIR Hotels Pty Ltd. After 18 years of successful management, UNIR
BANGKOK - Stamford International University, one of Thailand's leading and most respected educational institutes, is promoting further education in English for Thai high school students in Bangkok
BANGKOK - Overlooking the green expanse of Lumpini Park and the glittering Bangkok city skyline, Dusit Thani Bangkok launches its newest restaurant, 22 Kitchen and Bar, at its famed panoramic rooftop
PUTRAJAYA - Malaysia was conferred ‘Asia’s Best Golf Destination 2014’ award at the inaugural World Golf Awards 2014, held at the Conrad Algarve Hotel, Portugal, on 15 November.
HONG KONG - The newly-formed Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) bodies in Southeast and North Asia released initial findings from the new Asia Cruise Trends Project: "Analysis, Assessment,
MedCruise President Carla Salvadό, MedCruise Secretary General Thanos Pallis along with Bojan Babic, MedCruise BoD member and Cruise Terminal Director of Port of Koper promoted cruise activities in
PHUKET, Thailand - Thailand's Tourism and Sports Minister Kobkarn Suriyasat Wattanavrangkul has joined a long list of prominent identities - including tennis star Maria Sharapova and Formula One ace
DANANG Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a plan to develop culture, sports and tourism in the key central economic region with a plan that runs to 2020 and a vision beyond to 2030.
BANGKOK The recently launched Transfer Baggage Terminal (TBT) service at Savarnabhumi International Airport could speed up luggage transfer between flights.
BANGKOK Kasikorn Research Centre estimates international tourist arrivals to Thailand will reach 25 million visits and generate THB1.167 trillion in revenue by year end.
TOKYO The northern Japanese city of Sapporo on Thursday announced it was entering the bidding to host the 2026 Winter Olympics, half a century after it first held the Games.
TOKYO Flights in Japan were cancelled or diverted, Thursday, to avoid a cloud of ash and smoke spewing from an erupting volcano in the south.
SINGAPORE Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium has completed a revamp of its lobby interior, refurbished rooms and introduced all-new dining concepts.
CHAMPASSAK A bridge linking the Mekong River’s Khong island to mainland Champassak province in Laos was officially opened, earlier this week.
SYDNEY Accor announced, Thursday, that it will be part of a new mixed-use hotel, commercial and retail precinct to be developed in Mascot, near Sydney Airport.
MANDALAY Myanmar Airways International believes hiring Japanese firms to manage Mandalay International Airport will increase the airport’s competitiveness and allow it to grow in tandem with Yangon,
LIJIANG, China - Hotel Indigo Lijiang Ancient Town has won the "2014 China's Top 20 Boutique Hotels" in 2014 China Travel Awards. Located at the south gate of Lijiang's old town, Dayan, Hotel Indigo
MACAO - Sands Macao and Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao* have added another two sets of accolades to their already extensive collection of awards – the 2014 Golden Pillow Award and the 2014 Target