BANGKOK- Typhoon Haiyan who recently devastated the Philippines reached also Vietnam over the week-end. Despite its weakening activity, the typhoon brought heavy rains generating flooding in Central
SYDNEY - A new strategic partnership between Business Events Sydney (BESydney) and Sydney Symphony Orchestra (SSO) will continue to build the city’s reputation as a leading global destination for
BANGKOK - The demonstrations in Bangkok remain normal and are mainly taking places at the Democracy Monument, Phan Fa Bridge and Makkawan Bridge on Ratchadamnoen Avenue.
LONDON - As latest data shows Chinese spending in the UK more than doubled in the first half of 2013, with China becoming the highest spending Asian market, VisitBritain stages its biggest overseas
Vietnam National Administration for Tourism says Quang Nam and Danang have the charm and appeal to attract more Japanese visitors.
VIETNAM - When contacted, a representative of the company said, "To bring to our customer this free service, we tried our best to deal with immigration official's in-charge and would like to thank to
HONG KONG - Coinciding with the company’s 15th anniversary, Plaza Premium Lounge has entered a new era with the opening of their flagship lounge at Hong Kong International Airport. Centrally located
SHANGHAI - The new Chinese owner of the Peppers Carrington Resort, located four hours north of Auckland in the Northland region, has committed to progressive investment in the long- established
SYDNEY - The EEAA 2013 Conference and Awards will be held in Sydney on 25 and 26 November 2013, with Sydney Exhibition Centre @ Glebe Island (SEC@GI) the major sponsorship partner for the welcome
SINGAPORE - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced the opening of The Westin Singapore, marking the brand’s return to Southeast Asia’s financial and lifestyle hub. The much awaited return
BELLEVUE - Paul Gauguin Cruises, operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, and the 90-guest m/v Tere Moana, proudly
MANILA- Economic perspectives looked bright for the Philippines until mid October. The country was on target to achieve one of the region’s strongest GDP progressions in 2013, at around 6.5%. Long
CHENGDU - The 14th Western China International Fair (WCIF) recently concluded in Chengdu. The WCIF is regarded as an important diplomatic, trade cooperation and investment promotion platform in
LONDON - WTM 2013 - REPORT: The Best Stand Awards were judged by an expert panel, which included; Sarah O'Donnell, Deputy Editor, Conference News; Bill Richards, Partner, Tram Research; and Beryl
International tourist arrivals to Thailand posted a growth of 22.30% during January to October this year, according to Ministry of Tourism and Sports’ data.
BURBANK - The Walt Disney Company announced that it will donate half-a-million dollars to Save the Children and The American Red Cross to support humanitarian aid and rebuilding efforts related to the
STR Global’s preliminary October data for Singapore indicates flat to moderate hotel performance in the key metrics of occupancy, average daily rate and revenue per available room. Based on STR Global
SEOUL - Over 400 leaders of the exhibition industry will gather in Seoul from November 13 to 16, for the 80th Congress of UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry. Hosted by the
BANGKOK – The Hua Hin Municipality has in majority voted and granted B-Concept Media Entertainment Group’s Passion4Share division to manage, promote and execute the Hua Hin Jazz Festival in Thailand.
SINGAPORE - The findings of a new survey by Skyscanner, the world’s fastest growing global travel search site, has revealed the most popular anti-jetlag techniques used by Singaporean air
BRISBANE - Fortitude Valley’s newest landmark mixed-use development, M&A, will add a welcome boost to Brisbane’s dwindling self-contained apartment supply when it opens a selection of one- and
HENDERSONVILLE / LONDON — STR and STR Global announce the launch of their new, enhanced websites.
With a little bit of delay compared to other large institutions –essentially due to the absence of PATA CEO in Bangkok, the Pacific Asia Travel Association sent a message on November 12 offering its
SYDNEY - Hundreds of China’s top travel agents who specialise in selling Australian holidays will converge on the Gold Coast next year for the inaugural Corroboree Greater China.
SINGAPORE - Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the world's largest and most dynamic hotel groups, celebrates its 75th anniversary with a global commitment to plant 22,500 trees worldwide by 2014. The