BANGKOK - The Land of Smiles beams once again as the State of Emergency, declared on 22 January 2014 for Bangkok and neighbouring provinces was lifted by the Thai Cabinet effective 19 March 2014.
BANGKOK - Centara Hotels & Resorts is offering early booking rates for properties throughout the Kingdom in conjunction with Songkran, the Thai New Year and the world’s largest water festival.
Starting from July 2, the revived route, flying three times a week during peak season, will address the growing demand to visit the popular holiday destination in the domestic market as well as
BANGKOK - Mr. Thawatchai Arunyik, TAT Governor said, “TAT has been playing a key role in building, promoting and facilitating the tourism industry of the GMS for nearly three decades, and this
Virgin Australia has begun co-listing the destination, 2.5 hours north of Sydney, as Newcastle-Port Stephens on its website and booking engine in recognition of Port Stephens’ growing status as a
MACAO - More than 200 special guests attended the glittering award presentation ceremony, representing over 100 organisations from nine countries. A total of 16 awards in marketing and sales
HONG KONG - The paper titled, “From Challenges to Solutions: Providing the Business Case,” shows that water and it’s combined effect with energy use could become the most contested resource of the
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the world's largest and most dynamic hotel groups, announced that Thorsten Kirschke will assume the role of President of the group's Asia Pacific region effective
HONG KONG - The world's first-ever "Asia Cruise Fund" was announced at Cruise Shipping Miami on March 11th, 2014 by Philip Yung, Commissioner for Tourism of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
BANGKOK - The visit was generously supported by long time PATA member, Lotte Group via its new Moscow hotel and its President & CEO Mr. Yang Seok.
SINGAPORE - Established Corporate Travel authorities Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE), Meeting Professionals International (MPI) and Society of Incentive & Travel Executives (Site)
After the Opening Plenary of the Conference on Monday 12th May, which takes the challenging theme ‘Asia: shaping the world’, delegates will be invited to choose between two workshops, with a further
How is the evolution of Asian markets for Best Western? Are they winning and losing destinations?
Central Pattana Public Company Limited (CPN) announced that it is ready to unveil its latest grand retail development project, CentralFestival Samui, appealingly located on Koh Samui, the
BANGKOK, THAILAND - The joint campaign with Thai Airways International and 21 honeymoon hotels and volunteer operators is designed to capitalise on a rapidly-growing trend for married couples seeking
Launched in 2009 in Phuket by the Absolute World Group, AOCAP has quickly become Asia Pacific’s premier investment conference serving the alternative/vacation ownership sector of the lodging industry.
BANGKOK, THAILAND - The idyllic four-day, three-night Indonesian vacation allows travelers the opportunity to explore the picturesque island of Gili Trawangan, one of Southeast Asia's lesser-visited
Hong Kong Specialist is a free, interactive, online training programme designed to equip tourism industry professionals with the necessary knowledge to promote Hong Kong effectively.
JAKARTA : An Indonesian province hit by a haze outbreak has formed a team of more than 500 to hunt down people who started forest fires after the president demanded action, a report said Monday.
NEWTON : Just one beach in Asia Pacific, Australia’s Whitehaven beach, featured in TripAdvisor ‘s global Travellers Choice awards for top beaches, announced Tuesday.
BANGKOK : Three beaches in the Philippines, India and Thailand dominated TripAdvisor’s 2014 top 10 Asian beaches, but none of them made it to the website’s global winners.
HANOI : Foreign travellers can now complete the visa application process for Vietnam at http://visa.mofa.gov.vn doing away with the need to get forms from the nearest Vietnamese representative
HONG KONG - Yesterday marked the inaugural of Hong Kong Airlines additional flights for its Hong Kong-Okinawa and Hong Kong-Hangzhou routes, in response to the expected surging demand. To commemorate
Khiri Travel Laos has moved into a new office in Vientiane. The new suburban office, near the Thai embassy, has been created to reflect Khiri's work priorities. It is operating on sustainable
LUSHAN, CHINA - On March 8, 2014, the memorandum-of-understanding signing ceremony for the 2014 Lushan Mountain International Heaven and Earth Sports Carnival took place, finalizing plans for the