QUEENSTOWN, New Zealand - Leading global hospitality management company Swiss-Belhotel International has announced a special promotion for families at its flagship New Zealand resort, Swiss-Belresort
PENANG, Malaysia - Star Cruises, the leading cruise line in Asia-Pacific is pleased to announce that the chefs of SuperStar Libra achieved new success at this year’s Battle of the Chefs 2014,
SINGAPORE - InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) announces the opening of the highly-anticipated InterContinental Sydney Double Bay, earmarked as one of the most exclusive properties in the country.
The extraordinary Cairns hospitality enjoyed by the G20 and Australian Tourism Exchange delegates has created strong interest in the region’s key familiarisation for Australian and New Zealand meeting
BANGKOK - The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has listed 22 best places to see beautiful flowers in Thailand under the ‘Dream Destinations 2’ domestic tourism marketing campaign.
MALDIVES - “The Maldives is truly among the world’s most unique cruising destinations and now the stunning 31 metre Maiora luxury M.Y. ‘Sea Jaguar’ is ready for charter starting December 15th”,
BANGKOK - There is no better way to spend a holiday than by relaxing alongside Bangkok’s tranquil Chao Phraya River at Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok with “Krungthep Wing Escape” package featuring
‘Restaurant Australia’ whet China’s growing appetite for travel Down Under at a launch event for 400 influencers in Shanghai showcasing the best of Australia’s food and wine.
Macau Government Tourist Office (MGTO) keeps providing a diverse range of specific and professional training opportunities for local travel trade to enhance their service quality and work efficiency
GENEVA - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for September showing demand growth of 5.3% (measured in revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs)
NEW YORK One World Trade Centre, America’s tallest building, on Monday welcomed its first tenants, publishing group Conde Nast, in a symbolic moment 13 years after the 9/11 attacks that brought down
KUWAIT Kuwait on Monday awarded a contract worth 1.4-billion dinar (USD4.8 billion) to a local company for the expansion of the country’s only international airport, an official statement said.
CHIANG RAI A single earthquake of magnitude 6.2 and 1,000 after shocks that followed rocked the real estate landscape in this far north tourist destination.
VIENTIANE Lanith Vientiane (Lao National Institute of Tourism and Hospitality) held a ground breaking ceremony, 30 October, for its EUR 750,000 “Centre of Excellence” education and skills training
HANOI Experts say Vietnamese museum staff need more practical training to understand their responsibilities to preserve heritage.
LONDON - The STA Travel Group has signed a global marketing agreement with the Philippines Department of Tourism. The new partnership will see the STA Travel Group promoting travel to the Philippines
BANGKOK - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) successfully launched the Tourism Development on New Formats - Emei Global Summit in Leshan, Sichuan on Saturday, September 27, 2014. The summit
BANGKOK - On September 28, 2014, the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) organized the Forum on Patterns & Trends of China Self-driving Tourism in Leshan, Sichuan. Guided by the Sichuan Provincial
BANGKOK, Thailand - Thailand-based ONYX Hospitality Group has announced a new Maldives project under its core brand, Amari. Located 400km from the capital Male in the Southern Gaafu Dhaalu atoll,
LONDON, United Kingdom - Busy Rooms announced an exclusive agreement between vacation rental website Tripvillas. Busy Rooms will be connecting Tripvillas 60,000 vacation rental properties to selected
BANGKOK - The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is recommending 12 hidden gems that tourists must not miss when they are in the kingdom, as part of its new ‘Discover Thainess’ campaign, which aims
HONG KONG - Mauritian luxury resort Shanti Maurice has re-launched its spa to offer a brand new concept: ‘A Journey Around the World Through Wellbeing’. The re-launch includes new product ranges,
VIENTIANE - Lanith Vientiane (Lao National Institute of Tourism and Hospitality) held a groundbreaking ceremony on 30 October 2014, for its EUR 750,000 “Centre of Excellence” education and skills
BANGKOK - The recently opened bike track that loops around Thailand’s main gateway, Suvarnabhumi Airport, has been listed as one of the five best airport bike paths in the world by CNN Travel.
MACAU - The Chairman of Tourism Malaysia Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Dr. Ng Yen Yen, attended the third round of Global Tourism Economic Forum (GTEF) at the Venetian Hotel, Macau, recently as a panelist in an