DAEGU, Republic of Korea - Korea’s first urban railway monorail is slated to begin operation in Daegu in early 2015. The state of the art light rail system will function as the city’s third subway
BANGKOK - On 31 December the Bangkok Ball Drop at lebua once again put Thailand's capital on the world map of New Year's Eve celebrations as the 7-foot Bangkok Ball dropped 49 feet from above Sirocco,
PUTRAJAYA - The Grand Launch of the Malaysia Year of Festivals 2015 or MyFest 2015, scheduled for 10 January 2015, has been postponed to a later date.
A grand assembly of the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE), an authoritative organization of the global MICE industry, convened from December 9-11, 2014, in Los Angeles. During
HONG KONG - Hotels.com announces the findings from the latest global survey that the dream holidays for Hong Kong travellers are found to be discrepant from their actual planning, though Japan tops
It wasn't just the ICC Cricket World Cup trophy that travelled New Zealand during November - a group of Indian journalists came along for the ride. The six journalists, representing publications from
GUILIN, China - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) and China's Fantasia Holdings Group jointly announced the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Guilin, Lingui. The opening marks the
NEW YORK, NY - China is undoubtedly a global icon within the tourism industry. Every year millions of tourists flock to explore this land full of ancient history, tradition, and culture. Inevitably,
ZHENGZHOU, China - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) announced the opening of Sheraton Zhengzhou Hotel in Zhengzhou, the capital of Henan Province in Central China. As the fourth
Tourism Australia celebrated achieving more than a million followers of its @Australia Instagram account.
The Ministry of Tourism of Republic Indonesia conducted the re-launching of “Wonderful Indonesia” and “Pesona Indonesia” (The Charm of Indonesia) brands to further enhance the tourism marketing and
LABUAN - In the first quarter of this year, Labuan recorded an average occupancy rate (AOR) of 67.1%, making it the state with the third highest hotel occupancy after Pahang (76.9%) and Kuala Lumpur
The 2014 Tainan International Travel Fair, co-organized by the Tainan Association of Travel Agents and Yunlin-Chiayi-Tainan Joint Services Center of the Executive Yuan, kicked off at the Commercial
SURABAYA - AirAsia Indonesia regrets to inform that The National Search and Rescue Agency Republic of Indonesia (BASARNAS) confirmed that the debris found earlier is indeed from QZ8501, the flight
SHANGHAI - Glamour-Sales, Asia's leading luxury, fashion and lifestyle flash sales website, announced that it has partnered with Castlemain to offer an exclusive online sale of luxury yacht packages
DONGGUAN, China - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) premiered its sizzling Aloft brand in Southern China's manufacturing powerhouse of Dongguan with the opening of Aloft Dongguan
MUMBAI - As part of the company's continued efforts to evolve the guest experience by listening and responding to guest needs, Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced plans to offer free Wi-Fi at
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