MUMBAI - Marriott India, the Indian division of the Marriott International hotel chain has been awarded as the 'Best Companies to Work For' in India in hospitality sector. The ranking is part of
Passengers from P&O's Pacific Pearl became the first tourists from a major cruise vessel to come ashore for a stop-over on the Sunshine Coast, when the ship called into Mooloolaba over the weekend.
BANGKOK - The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is inviting golf tour operators and buyers from key markets worldwide to meet with suppliers from all of Thailand’s golf destinations at the Thailand
The appeal of Newcastle, Port Stephens and the Hunter Valley as conference destinations will be showcased at nine major convention industry expos around Australia and New Zealand over the next nine
Qantas has launched a new online hub specifically created for New Zealand based Frequent Flyer members, as it looks to expand and diversify its local membership base.
SURABAYA, INDONESIA Thousands of Indonesians were spending a miserable Eid Friday after failing to make it home to see their families after erupting volcanoes closed six airports, including in the
BANGKOK Thailand has to improve transport, especially high-speed rail links and establish infrastructure that will ensure tourism prospers in a quality environment.
SINGAPORE Changi Airport is supporting the nation’s 50th year anniversary celebrations by featuring tourist icons, some famous national dishes and landmarks at an airport display.
SYDNEY Adara, a travel data specialist announced the appointment of Stuart Stacy as commercial director for the Pacific region.
DANANG “Should bikinis be compulsory beachwear on Danang’s beaches?” Apparently it is the latest hot topic after the subject was raised at a meeting in Danang, a city located in central Vietnam.
BANGKOK Tougher rules will soon apply to end alcohol sales close to schools as well as fuel and transport stations, according to the latest report from the Ministry of Public Health.
BRUSSELS European lawmakers approved Wednesday plans to collect EU passenger data, a measure sought by the United States after years of controversy over how to protect personal information while
NEW YORK Delta Air Lines plans to cancel orders for 60 new planes after company pilots last week voted down a new three-year labour contract, the company’s chief executive said Wednesday.
BARCELONA Users of popular room-rental services such as Airbnb will pay a new tax on their stays in Spain’s Catalonia region under regulations that will affect tourist hotspots such as Barcelona.
BANGKOK If you think you’ve noticed more Chinese tourists in your city of late, you’re not mistaken.
BANGKOK Travel agents enjoyed a whopping 67.94% increase in travel clients arriving at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi Airport, January to June this year.
HANOI Vietnam National Administration of Tourism has recommended that the government waive tourist visa requirements for member countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States (SNG), eastern
BANGKOK Best Western International has opened new hotel in Solo, Central Java.
PUTRAJAYA Tourist expenditure on shopping took the top spot from accommodation spend for the first quarter of 2015, with an increase of 10.8% to an estimated RM4.9 billion against the same period
SINGAPORE InterContinental Hotels Group has signed a management agreement with Grand Uniland company to open a new Holiday Inn Express hotel in Bangkok’s Chinatown.
SHANGHAI US entertainment giant Disney on Wednesday unveiled details of its planned theme park in Shanghai, promising Chinese features and new attractions not found in its five other resorts.
SINGAPORE Singapore grabbed two honours for the top amusement park and zoo in Asia, according to the lastest TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice awards released Wednesday.
YANGON The e-Visa system for visitors to Myanmar is now open to business travellers, effective 1 July.
HAI PHONG Vu Yen Island, off the northern Vietnamese city of Hai Phong, will be turned into an ecotourism destination with entertainment and second home residential complexes under a megaproject
BANGKOK As many as 89% of Thais, who participated in the latest Visa Global Travel Intentions Study, said they have travelled overseas for leisure in the past two years, logging in five trips in the