HANOI To promote awareness, Vietnam will fund a TV advertising campaign to popular destinations on BBC’s Asia-Pacific channel in the hope it will help reverse a decline in arrivals of 8.6% over the
KOCHI Kerala tourism bosses said Thursday they were hopeful of overturning an alcohol ban that could devastate the industry in the southern Indian state after the country’s top court issued an
BANGKOK A leading B2B booking site, Hotelclub88, has updated its wholesale rates to offer best available rates to travel agents.
SHANGHAI Dusit Fudu Hotels and Resorts has named Peter Gan general manager – operations and hotel openings for Dusit Fudu Hotels and Resorts.
PUTRAJAYA A magic festival will be hosted at the Putrajaya International Convention Centre during the upcoming school break in Malaysia.
PHUKET A mid-year slump in arrivals to Phuket and Samui islands has jolted hotel confidence, according to a half year report released, today, by leading hospitality consulting firm C9 Hotelworks.
PHNOM PENH China’s Shandong Airlines is planning to launch direct flights between Shandong province and Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
ORLANDO - LaTour Hotels and Resorts, one of the leading hotel management companies in US, has partnered with eRevMax for its online distribution solutions. Multiple properties of the California-based
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - In the annual online survey carried out by the Hotels Magazine, Dorsett Hospitality International has climbed up the ladder from a ranking of 228th in 2012 to 148th in 2013
PARIS – In recognition of the increasingly important marketing role played by digital devices, UFI, The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, organized this year’s Marketing Award competition
Malaysia - Following the Premiere release of the ‘Nanta At Sea’ celebration onboard SuperStar Gemini (14 November 2014 – 2 January 2015), Star Cruises, the leading cruise line in Asia-Pacific is
qualia has been awarded the Best Resort accolade every year since opening. The full spectrum of achievements at the awards included:
SHANGHAI - Cachet Hotel Group (CHG), announces the completion of renovations to Shanghai's award-winning eco-boutique hotel, URBN Hotel. The new look and vision reflect URBN's brand pillars of
ROME/BANGKOK - Top-performing frontline travel agents in Italy are to be the focus of a promotion campaign by the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) to increase visitor arrivals during the upcoming
BALI, Indonesia - Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts announced the signing of a new management agreement with PT. Sharandy Land for a third Waldorf Astoria property in Indonesia. Scheduled to open in
BANGKOK - Lampang provincial authorities, in cooperation with the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) are putting in place various schemes to get travellers talking about Lampang. The aim is to make
Tourism New Zealand has released the latest version of its Chinese visitor information guide, including important information about road rules, signage and driving in New Zealand.
Tourism Australia has partnered with Britain’s Telegraph Media Group to launch a free destination app to help potential UK holidaymakers plan their own Australian adventures.
LONDON Mr and Mrs Smith are back with their 2nd annual hotel awards and for good measure they have added a new category for the best hotel pool.
YANGON Immigration and Population Minister Khin Yi says Myanmar has started talks with other ASEAN countries to waive visa requirements to boost two-way travel.
BANGKOK Kasikorn Research Centre says convention and exhibition business will begin to make a recovery in the last quarter of this year to close with THB7,320 to THB7,520 million in revenue.
BANGKOK - Best Western International is delighted to announce that Glenn de Souza, the company’s Vice President of International Operations for Asia & Middle East, has been named as one of the 20 most
HONG KONG - Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced that it will manage a luxurious urban resort in Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates, which is currently under development and due to open in
BANGKOK - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is honoured to be a supporting partner of the Brisbane Global Cafe – Tourism’s New Frontiers, ahead of the G20 Leaders' Summit in Brisbane. The
BANGKOK - The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is inviting tourism business operators nationwide to submit their products and services for the 10th Thailand Tourism Awards 2015. The submission