PLANS for Singapore's very own motorsports hub ground to a halt yesterday, after the Singapore Sports Council (SSC) announced it would not be holding another round of tender for the 41-hectare site.
BANGKOK, 13 June 2013: Tourism Council of Thailand forecasts the country’s tourism business will generate 26.08 million visits and revenue of around Bt1.18 trillion this year as the travel agency
QUANG NAM, 13 June 2013: The Quang Nam Province People’s Committee warns that nearly one third of Hoi An, a World Heritage town in this central Vietnamese province, could be submerged by floods as
BANGKOK, 13 June 2013: Tourism and Sports Minister, Somsak Pureesrisak, says Thailand will find a new venue to host a F1 Grand Prix in 2015 instead of Rajdamnoen Avenue after it was discovered a city
China Southern Airlines continues to invest in the Australian route, employing a new A330-300 to fly from Sydney next month.
SYDNEY - After a tough contest involving more than 600,000 applications worldwide, the 18 finalists in the running for Tourism Australia's 'Best Jobs in the World' have finally arrived in Australia to
HONG KONG - Shangri-La's Golden Circle Programme can score a "City Triple" this summer at city hotels from 1 July until 30 September 2013.
CHIANG MAI – Promenada Resort Mall Chiang Mai marked its opening with a three-day-long festival of spectacular musical performances, big-name stars, the greatest shops, brands and promotions, and
BANGKOK - Located at Ratchaprasong, and within a few minutes’ walk of Siam Square via the overhead skywalk, Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre are within Bangkok’s prime shopping and
HAMBURG - This is the way a new hotel arises at least in China: The construction of the 30-storey high Ark Hotel in Changsha in the Middle Kingdom took just 15 days.
LONDON - Attendees at the British Hospitality & Tourism Summit 2013 in London on Tuesday were greeted by campaigners, highlighting InterContinental Hotels Group’s plan to open a luxury hotel in the
BANGKOK- It was hardly a secret. But from the first day of the bid announcement back to August 2010, it was very doubtful that Thailand could have host such a massive event. The Bangkok Post reported
KUNMING - China International Travel Mart (CITM) 2013 is jointly organized by China National Tourism Administration, Yunnan Provincial People’s Government and Civil Aviation Administration of China
LONDON - "Chinese shoppers are becoming more sophisticated and are no longer just interested in brands but, instead, are seeking unique experiences," says Chris Cabot, president of Value Retail China.
SINGAPORE - TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel site, unveils TripIndex Cities 2013, the third annual cost comparison of an evening out and overnight stay for two people in key tourist cities
MALDIVES - Continuing to stay at the cutting edge of resort experiences, 2013 sees the hotels present a great new selection of health, wellbeing and culinary treats.
BEIJING - According the China Hotel Investment Watch 2013 China’s economic development strategies for the future will include policies concerning people’s livelihood, fair distribution of social
FRANKFURT - From 1 July through 31 August, guests seeking an unforgettable stay in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Phuket or any other of Worldhotels' 250 destinations worldwide can benefit from this special
PERTH - The group-owned Rendezvous Grand Hotel Perth Scarborough, which is located in a prime position on Scarborough Beach, has undergone an extensive refurbishment, icorporating contemporary
MELBOURNE – The investment with SITA is part of the airport’s transformation and consists of AirportConnect Open, SITA’s common-use platform, supporting common use self-service (CUSS) kiosks, along
GOA - Chartered flights will not enter the state and beachside abodes are abandoned due to safety risks, all of which means a lot of lost revenue. Despite these issues, people are now turning to a new
INDONESIA - Mideast travellers became the major contributor to the number of incoming visitors. It is for this reason that the government has put in place strategic measures to boost tourism marketing
LONDON - Emerald Travel, who have created special garden tours of Korea which also include the Suncheon Garden Expo, will also be on hand at the KTO stand (E200) at Hampton Court to promote their
GUILIN- Guilin is one of China’s most a popular tourist destination renowned for its unique scenery of karst topography. While Guilin has nothing to prove anymore domestically, it still needs to
SINGAPORE - Almost three quarters of women say that they do most of the research when it comes to planning a holiday, with just 9% claiming their partner does it, according to a poll of 1000