BAGAN Authorities in charge of the Bagan temple complex say they have banned tour buses and other heavy vehicles from passing through the Tharapa Gate in order to protect the ancient and vulnerable
KUNMING, China - Following a successful Routes Asia event in Kunming which saw almost 800 delegates in attendance, Yunnan Airport Group Co., Ltd. have officially handed over to Manila, Philippines,
BANGKOK - Bangkok’s reputation as the region’s home to the best in international dining received a boost recently when progressive Indian Restaurant, Gaggan took first place in the latest list of
BANGKOK - The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is inviting local and international tourists to explore the fascinating culture of Thai rice while discovering the unique essence of Thai traditions
PHUKET, Thailand - The Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort has launched a 'Better Than Ever' rate and six dining and spa enhancements to celebrate its 1st anniversary since opening on 17 April 2014.
LOS ANGELES - Two new studies on Asia's cruise market released today by the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) reveal a potential 83 million cruise passengers in Greater China and highlight how Hong Kong
AACB has provided input to Australia’s 2015 review of the Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) scheme.
The final-quarter National Visitor Survey (NVS) figures saw the Sunshine Coast record a 10.9% increase in overnight visitor numbers for the year ending December 2014 (compared to 2013), continuing its
SHANGHAI - Homeinns Hotel Group (NASDAQ: HMIN) ("Homeinns" or the "Company"), a leading economy hotel chain in China, announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program of
Less than a year since its launch, the Altogether Perfect marketing group, which works to attract more business events to Newcastle, the Hunter Valley and Port Stephens, has been nominated for two
China’s roads, railways, airlines and waterways carried a total of 2.81 billion passengers during the Spring Festival, or Lunar New Year, travel period, Xinhua reported authorities as saying this
The Greater China region has the potential to deliver 83 million cruise passengers per year, according to new research from the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB).
DOHA The chief of Qatar Airways on Monday denied his company receives subsidies and accused rivals Delta Air Lines of flying “crap” older planes, escalating hostilities between Gulf and American
VIENNA In 1857, bushy-whiskered Emperor Franz Joseph proclaimed that his rapidly growing imperial capital Vienna needed a radical makeover befitting Austro-Hungary’s wealth, might and technological
HONG KONG Swiss-Belhotel International, has promoted Matthew Faull to senior vice president – information technology and e-commerce. He was previously vice president IT and e-commerce.
BANGKOK A group of cyclists from Ho Chi Minh City completed a 960 km marathon trip to Bangkok at the weekend to support the promotion of cycle tours across the ASEAN region.
KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia’s latest mega fam trip concluded last week with 39 foreign travel agents and media attending the launching of the 1Malaysia Grand Prix Sale 2015 and the 6th Malaysia
BANGKOK SpiceRoads has developed a range of cycle tours that coincide with long weekend holidays in Asia.
BANGKOK Thailand earned a record THB648.65 million from on-location film shoots, January to February, this year, according to the Ministry of Tourism and Sports Film Office Department’s latest update
DANANG Danang’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism has instructed one and two-star hotels to register to allow the city to make a quality assessment of all properties.
PHNOM PENH Cambodia’s City Link Transportation Co recently launched a bus service between Phnom Penh and Siem Reap to improve the quality of land transfers for tourists.
SINGAPORE - Asia Pacific’s leading travel technology provider, Abacus International has signed an agreement with GfK to advance the analytics available to the travel industry by supplying anonymized
BANGKOK, Thailand - SpiceRoads has designed a 12-day Road Biking tour from the northern most point to the southernmost tip of Sri Lanka. This Sri Lanka Tip to Tip by Road Bike tour has been designed
With a major year of sporting events underway, solo travellers looking to follow their sporting idols around the world as they compete are being encouraged not to put off by making the journey.
PARIS/BANGALORE - UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, has announced the dates for the next UFI-EMD course in Bangalore, India.