CHON BURI - Fear and fitness joined forces this month at the U-Tapao Ripley’s Run, which saw fun runners chased round the Navel Airbase by over 300 growling zombies.
BANGKOK, Thailand - Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok announced its latest corporate social responsibility initiative, ‘The Charity Teddy Bear for Underprivileged Kids Project’. Aimed at raising funds for ARK
In an effort to lead the way in supporting sporting initiatives, Qatar Airways recently announced its partnership with Aspire Academy.
HEYUAN, China - Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Heyuan in the Guangdong province. Located in the new Central Business District of the green
SHANGHAI - Thanks to the huge overseas purchasing power by Chinese tourists, UnionPay International, the international business arm of China UnionPay, is having more say in expanding in the global
The Deputy Director General of Tourism Malaysia Dato’ Haji Azizan Noordin, as well as representatives from Sabah Tourism Board personally welcomed passengers aboard the Jin Air inaugural flight
BANGKOK - The Unique Collection of Hotels and Resorts, a Thai-based hotel management company, has announced the addition of the Private Pool Villas at Civilai Hill Khao Yai, an all-villa resort, to
MACAO - The Venetian Macao is celebrating more success after scooping up another top Chinese award. The integrated resort has won the Annual Resort & Holiday Hotel Award at the prestigious 9th China
Despite the challenging year in 2014, Thailand has proven it is a meeting destination that can successfully cross the bridge over troubled waters and makes a quick “business as usual”.
WILMINGTON, Mass. - Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB: IMSC), a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, announced its QS-B220 desktop explosives
SINGAPORE - As Tourism50 celebrations come to a close, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) has opened a public gallery at its Tanglin premises that narrates Singapore tourism's transformation story and
The Four Seasons Hotel in Bangkok will be rebranded next year, to become Anantara‘s new flagship hotel.
Hotels in the Asia Pacific region experienced another month of falling revPAR (revenue per available room) in November 2014.
Archipelago International will launch a new Alana-branded hotel in Yogyakarta next year, which is set to become the city’s largest conference hotel.
YANGON More backpackers are now visiting Myanmar than ever, a development that spreads tourism earnings to communities rather than big hotel companies.
BANGKOK turned out to be a tough year for Thailand’s tourism industry and there are uncertainties awaiting us in 2015. But we can count on Thailand’s tourism industry to bounce back and display that
KUALA LUMPUR The lines snaking into Bangladesh’s overwhelmed hospitals are often so long, says Nusrat Hussein Kiwan, that they extend into the street outside — too many patients seeking too few
SYDNEY Popular web-based taxi firm Uber on Wednesday said it was “truly sorry” for hiking prices as frightened people fled an armed cafe siege in Sydney last week.
MUSCAT From desert camping to luxury hotels, turtle-watching, and even the Arabian Peninsula’s first Italian-style opera house, Oman is hoping to carve out a place on the global tourist track.
Located in prestigious Rajadamri Road in central Bangkok’s Siam district, the hotel will adopt the name Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel & Spa effective 1 March 2015.
MADRID Comparative studies on city tourism data move up the World Tourism Organisation’s research agenda through a partnership with MODUL University Vienna.
SON LA Son La province in Vietnam is calling for investment in its Moc Chau National Tourism Zone.
YANGON Myanmar is planning to nominate Twin Taung Lake, where very rare Spirulina is found, for inclusion in the UNESCO’s world heritage list.
BANGKOK Kasikorn Research Centre says the Russian economic crisis will cut Russian travel to Thailand by at least 9.3% in 2014 and 24.6% in 2015 respectively.
BANGKOK - Leading Indian luxury lifestyle resort Dusit Devarana New Delhi has won the prestigious country award for ‘Luxury Boutique Hotel’ at the 2014 World Luxury Hotel Awards.