TOKYO Solar Impulse 2 will be stuck in Japan for at least a week, its pilot has said, after sustaining damage to its delicate wing while on the ground.
OTTAWA Canada said Thursday it will try to catch suspected fraudsters, “terrorists” and Canadian jihadists returning from overseas conflicts by photographing and fingerprinting many more travellers
ISTANBUL Turkish Airlines announced,Friday, that it has been awarded the “Your Favorite” YouTube ad of the past decade with its selfie shootout video, as part of YouTube’s 10 years of great branded
BANGKOK A new tourism marketing strategy and action plan for the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) will be officially launched at the upcoming Mekong Tourism Forum in Danang, Vietnam during 15 to 19
BANGKOK Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office executive director, Jens Thraenhart, made a last-minute bid to drum up support for the upcoming Mekong Tourism Forum 2015 at Thailand Travel Mart Plus 2015
BANGKOK Exhibitors attending Thailand’s largest B2B travel trade enjoyed a busy opening day with scheduled appointments with invited overseas buyers.
BANGKOK Tourism Authority of Thailand is confident that tourism will set new records this year making it possible to hit 28 million tourists and USD42 milion or THB1.14 trillion, up from 24.7 million
BANGKOK - Thailand’s largest B2B travel trade show opened for business in a positive atmosphere marked by a strong rebound in visitor arrivals in the first half of 2015 and an upbeat outlook for the
BANGKOK - Diethelm Travel Group (DTG) announced it is launching a new proprietary reservation system at Thailand Travel Mart (TTM) 2015 that will be available for all eleven countries in DTG’s
KUALA LUMPUR - AVIAREPS, the global leader in tourism, aviation and hospitality representation with 55 offices in 43 countries around the world, has been appointed by the Holland Tourism Board as its
BALI, Indonesia - Le Méridien Bali Jimbaran marks its two-year anniversary on 29 May 2015. “This year was truly a remarkable” said Hotel Manager Muhammad Yuslan. The hotel began to open in May 2013
The debate on the future geography of cruise tourism in Asia will take a top billing on Thursday 11 June 2015 from 1430-1600 hrs at Seatrade Cruise Asia in Busan, Korea. With a 34% increase in cruise
SYDNEY, Australia - SiteMinder, the leading cloud platform for hotels, announces it has acquired Asia-based online reservation systems provider Globekey.
BANGKOK - AVANI Bangkok Riverside has celebrated its official “Topping Off” ceremony, attended by senior executives from Minor International (MINT) including William E. Heinecke, Chairman and CEO,
BANGKOK - A total of 17 Thai tourism products and services, as well as fruits and dishes, that Chinese visitors consider to be the best in Thailand were recognised at an awards ceremony organised on 2
Macau Government Tourist Office (MGTO) organized a seminar on international business etiquette and professional image building, tailored for local travel trade professionals, to enhance participants’
“In order to ensure that the Australian Tourism Data Warehouse (ATDW) is future-proofed and continues to be relevant in the face of rapid changes, ATDW is excited to announce the appointment of
Accor has tweaked its brand name, to become AccorHotels.
NASA is advancing the research into potential supersonic commercial air travel, and has selected eight projects it is planning to invest in.
Azamara Club Cruises has announced that both of its ships, Azamara Journey and Azamara Quest, will undergo “major upgrades” in early 2016.
Hyatt has announced the opening of the Hyatt Centric South Beach Miami, a 105-room hotel that becomes only the second Hyatt Centric-branded property worldwide.
Tourism Malaysia has signed a new agreement with Etihad Airways, with the aim of driving more visitor arrivals to the country through the airline’s network.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts will launch its luxury St Regis brand in India later this year.
Amadeus has criticised Lufthansa Group’s decision to develop a new booking method to enable sales partners to connect their networks directly to the airline’s booking engine, based on the new IATA New
London is expected to once again be crowned the world’s most popular tourist destination in 2015, according to predictions by Mastercard.