Details of the ibtm knowledge programme have now been confirmed and meetings industry professionals are invited to pre-register for the event. The programme, which will include CMP accredited sessions
BANGALORE - RezNext, the real-time enterprise distribution technology company, and Hotelogix, a global leader in cloud-based web solution for hotel operations, have announced their partnership
SINGAPORE - This year marks Singapore's 50th year of independence. In celebration of the jubilee, Avis Car Rental is giving customers the opportunity to save up to 50% on rentals in August and
ZUNYI, China - The 39th session of the World Heritage Committee met in Bonn, Germany on June 28th and announced on July 4th that three of China's Tusi heritage sites were approved to be added to the
GENEVA - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for May showing strong demand growth compared to May 2014 for both domestic and international
CHENGDU, China - To realize the development of China's "One Belt and One Road" strategy, the China National Tourism Administration has proposed a series of activities themed 'Beautiful China, 2015 -
New Zealand shipyard Yachting Developments is proud to announce the signing of a new order for a 37.8m sportsfisher superyacht. Known as Hull 1015, this is the second superyacht project signed by the
The School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) released a report on the PolyU Tourist Satisfaction Index (PolyU TSI) and the Tourism Service Quality
Silversea Cruises has unveiled its brand new luxury ship that will enter service in April 2017.
ABTA has urged UK holidaymakers heading to Greece to carry sufficient cash funds as the country balances precariously on the edge of economic collapse.
CHIANG RAI Accused of urinating in public, spitting on the street, or kicking a sacred temple bell — free-spending Chinese tourists are receiving a mixed welcome as their soaring numbers help the
TUNIS The Tunisian gunman behind the 26 June attack at a resort that killed 38 foreigners had worked in the tourism industry, Prime Minister Habib Essid said in an interview published Sunday.
BERLIN The UN’s cultural body on Sunday conferred world heritage status on a number of new sites including some seen as representative of Japan’s industrial revolution, as South Korea lifted its
PARIS After a spate of violent protests and the arrest of two bosses, Uber finally suspended its controversial low-cost UberPOP private driver service in France last Friday, six months after it was
PHUKET Outrigger Resorts Asia Pacific has named four new management appointments.
One week until Australia’s trade only exhibition for the travel industry kicks off on Thursday 16 and Friday 17 July at Luna Park, Sydney.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Niseko Village, the internationally acclaimed powder mecca of Japan, has thawed into a stunning countryside and in full summer mode for outdoor enthusiasts and gourmet
The Thai tourism industry welcomed its 15th million visitor this year. Ms. Rozita Binti Namyan, from Malaysia, who is another Thailand’s Luckiest Visitor, arrived at Hat Yai International Airport on 5
Thai Airways celebrated the departure of the first direct A380 flight from Heathrow to Bangkok on July 5 with a party at Heathrow’s Terminal 2.
Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia has welcomed the first South Pacific Cruise Forum to be held in Tahiti this October.
MANILA, Philippines - Qatar Airways will be adding six extra flights per week between Doha and Manila starting from October 26, 2015, following an expanded Air Service Agreement signed between the
HONG KONG - Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival drew to a successful close on July 5. Under the thundering sounds of drums and cheers, over four thousand of the world’s top dragon boat athletes battled it
Mystifly group desk delivers group fare deals through hundreds of routes across airlines including scheduled carriers & LCCs. The Mystifly Group Fare Center of Excellence has achieved success with
Thai hotel group Dusit International has officially launched its first property in the beach resort province of Krabi.
Visitor arrivals to Vietnam declined 11.3% in the first half of 2015.