KUCHING - The winners of the International Convention Scholarship Award now in its fourth year, were announced by Mr. Mike Cannon, Managing Director of the Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) and
KUCHING - The Anak Sarawak Appreciation Award (ASAA) is a much celebrated annual event. After the implementation of a new format in 2012; industry members and suppliers were acknowledged for their
HONG KONG - This winter, family travel will be merrier and more memorable when Shangri-La's city hotels, Kerry and Traders hotels around the world introduce "City Escapes" to start the season of
JAKARTA - Garuda Indonesia announced that the airline now also provides Immigration on Board services for passengers on its Guangzhou – Jakarta flights. Visa on Board from China has been extended
SINGAPORE - InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, part of InterContinental Hotels Group has been recognised by the 2013 World Travel Awards in Doha, Qatar as the World's Leading Hotel Brand 2013 for the
HONG KONG and MACAU - Pursuant to the previous success of "Rising Stars of Portugal" and "Rising Stars of Italy" wine pairing dinners, Temptations is launching another menu titled "Rising Stars of
MACAU - Macau Government Tourist Office (MGTO) co-organized a promotion session together with Zhongshan Municipal Tourism Bureau and Zhuhai Culture Sports and Tourism Bureau to promote the "Fragrant
TOKYO - With four new tours to choose from travellers can discover the highlights of Japan at their own pace, from the buzzing capital city of Tokyo and the bright lights of Osaka, to the cherry
BEVERLY HILLS - As movie fans await the imminent release of the second film of The Hobbit Trilogy – and another epic dose of Middle-earth landscapes – New Zealand has taken a cue from Hollywood by
SINGAPORE – It seems those with deeper pockets are the ones that pay their money the most attention regardless of where they are. Affluent travelers want access to internet banking while on holiday –
ΗΑΝΟΙ - The number of international visitors to Vietnam over the last eleven months is estimated at 6.85 million, a year-on-year rise of 10.2%, according to the General Statistics Office.
BANGKOK - The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has appointed Mr Mario Hardy as Chief Operations Officer, effective January 15, 2014. Based at PATA HQ in Bangkok, Mr Hardy will support CEO Martin
HO CHI MINH - Ho Chi Minh city greeted more than 3.6 million foreign tourist arrivals in Jan-Nov 2013, a year-on-year rise of 5 percent, according to the city Department of Culture, Sports and
MELAKA - The 5th Melaka Art & Performance Festival (MAPFest), the largest and only site specific art and performance festival on a UNESCO World Heritage Site, held from 22-24 November 2013, with art
eRevMax, the leader in hotel online distribution and channel management solutions, has unveiled an infographic to assist property owners around the world to know about the latest technology trends
BANGKOK- Four deads and 57 people wounded according to the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration's Erawan Centre; a bus put in fire and students being trapped at Ramkhamhaeng University in Bangkok
BALI - At Asia’s most prestigious spa industry event the AsiaSpa Awards, Fivelements, Puri Ahimsa, Bali was awarded Spa Retreat of the Year-2013.
BANGKOK - Comes Jaunary 15, 2014, Bangkok will offer a new attraction to its visitors that is poised to become a big hit: “Muay Thai Live-The Legend Lives” is a brand new glamorous production staged
The phrase “future of travel” is thrown around liberally in this industry, often as part of the dialogue around launching innovative products or disruptive startups.
The industry’s elite - including CEOs of leading travel companies, government ministers and tourism board chiefs - travelled from around the globe to join guests of honour HE Sheikha Al Mayassa bint
Laos is seeking international tourists who will spend more money than regional visitors from neighbouring Southeast Asia.
Yangon International Airport’s domestic departure lounge will be replaced by an entirely new building over the next 18 months, authorities confirmed this week.
SYDNEY - “The evidence is clear, WHM’s create jobs in Australia, make an enormous economic contribution and are the lifeblood of many regional towns around the country,” ATEC Chairman, John King OAM
LONDON - New Zealand has once again triumphed at the UK's prestigious Telegraph Travel Awards, beating off global competition to take the title of 'Favourite Country' for the second year running.
IPOH, PERAK - The Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat, Malaysia’s luxury spa and natural wellness hot springs destination, was recently voted the “Best Spa Resort” for the third year running in Expatriate