HONIARA – The Solomon Island Visitors Bureau (SIVB) and Solomon Airlines have formalised a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at boosting the destination’s overseas profile and increasing international
SYDNEY - The UNWTO Secretary-General concluded a 5-day trip to Australia where he met with federal and state government officials as well as main private sector associations and UNWTO Affiliate
LONDON—STR Global’s preliminary January data for Singapore indicates negative results for the three key performance metrics.
SANYA - The beaches around the coastal city of Sanya in the Southern resort island of Hainan (China) are very popular with domestic tourists. But they have turned into a magnet for nudists in recent
MANILA- Foreign tourist arrivals in the Philippines grew by 9.56 percent last year from 2012 despite natural disasters that hit the central part of the country during the last quarter, according to
MOSCOW - Transaero Airlines expands its air services to the Republic of Kazakhstan. On March 2, 2014 the airline will launch scheduled flights on the Moscow-Aktobe-Moscow route for the first time in
MALDIVES - Regional Director of Shark Savers and leader of the ”I’m FINished with Fins” campaign, Jonn Lu was invited to sustainable luxury resort in the Maldives, Soneva Fushi to freedive with sharks
PHUKET - A highly specialized seminar in Thai cooking designed for professional chefs will be held from May 5th to May 8th, 2014, in Phuket, Thailand. Titled the Thai Cooking Masterclass, this
MELBOURNE - Karen Bolinger, Chief Executive Officer of the Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) has revealed that Birrarung Marr will be the location for the 2014 Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo
BRISBANE - Brisbane’s new kid on the block, the Royal International Convention Centre (Royal ICC), is pleased with its first 12 months of business and will celebrate its first anniversary on 2 March.
BALI- The most attractive cruise destination in Indonesia is without any surprise the Island of Bali. But like for many infrastructures in Indonesia, both national and local governments neglected for
SEOUL- North Korea invited diplomats of its allies to a recently completed lavish ski resort, according to the country’s media, Yonhap News Agency which reported about the visit on Jan. 16. The tour
SYDNEY - At the Australian Tourism Awards event held in Sydney last Friday night, the Australian Tourism Data Warehouse (ATDW) was awarded silver for the Tourism ekit in the training and education
Despite ongoing political instability in Thailand, Spain Tourism Board believes it can woo more Thai travellers to visit the country this year.
Vietnam’s most famous cave system, Phong Nha-Ke Bang, will add a zipline by the end of this month and host a hiking race in March.
Kasikorn Research Centre warns that extended political conflicts could harm Thailand’s hotel business growth in 2014.
BANGKOK - myMEDHoliday.com, the web's most comprehensive source for medical tourism information, is invited as a media partner to help promote China's International Medical Tourism Promotion Summit &
SINGAPORE - UTC Aerospace Systems has extended its Comprehensive Accessory Repair and Exchange (C.A.R.E.) program with Singapore Airlines to provide repair services and asset management for the
SHANGHAI - The Hotel and Tourism industries in China continue to grow at an impressive rate, generating an increased turnover for those placed to provide quality service to the expanding fields of
NEW YORK / BANGKOK – Thailand is fifth in the world for people using the Internet to seek out a romantic setting for their honeymoons. The kingdom’s ranking, which placed it firmly in the top five
DUBAI – Taipei became Emirates’ newest passenger destination when flight EK366 arrived at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on Monday inaugurating the airline's daily non-stop service from Dubai
SINGAPORE - APEC’s establishment 25 years ago ushered in a new era of cooperation within the Pacific Rim that has facilitated the region’s economic progress and positioned it to address emerging
KUCHING - Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) is excited to once again be part of the annual Asia-Pacific Incentive and Meetings Expo (AIME) that will take place on the 18th and 19th February at the
MANILA - Cebu Pacific Air announced that it has signed the share purchase agreement to acquire 100% of Tigerair Philippines, including the 40% stake of Tiger Airways Holdings Limited.
TOKYO- In June 2013, the brainchild of the Japan Tourism Agency, the “Action Program toward the Realization of Japan as a Tourism-Oriented Country”, was finally adopted by the Ministerial Council on