THE Turkish government on April 17 launched an e-visa service, coinciding with the peak outbound April-July season for Indians travelling to Turkey, in the hopes of attracting more tourists.
OCEAN Park Hong Kong is making a sales mission to Indonesia later this year to tap the leisure segment as well as the steadily growing MICE market.
BANGKOK, 29 May 2013: Hoteliers in ASEAN will need to build a higher level of cooperation to cope with a shortage of human resources that will hit the hotel industry soon.
DANANG, 29 May 2013: Danang a major port city and tourism gateway in central Vietnam will provide free internet access for residents and tourists by September.
New resort brand, Atmosphere, will launch the first of its Indian Ocean properties, Atmosphere Kanifushi Maldives, in the popular tropical archipelago this November.
SINGAPORE– The first polar bear born in the tropics, Singapore Zoo’s very own Inuka, moved into his new Frozen Tundra home today during a grand ‘housecooling’ party. The 2,700 sq metre exhibit
HONG KONG - Hong Kong-based New World Hospitality, a rapidly expanding international hotel management company whose portfolio includes ultra-luxury Rosewood Hotels & Resorts(R), deluxe New World
Serena Williams perfected her serve at Beachcomber's Paradis Hotel & Golf Club ahead of The Australian Open and now guests are invited to swing their racket where the stars do at one of the most
MANILA/PHILIPPINE - The Philippines will open up for more foreign tourists: this year 5,5 million visitors from abroad should be attracted to the island kingdom. Therefore several major tourism
BANGKOK- It was announced with much fanfare at the start of the year 2011. “YES; to build a connection bridge for pedestrians linking Makassan Airport Express Station to the nearby MRT station of
Reforms to Victoria’s taxi industry announced by the State Government yesterday will provide better services for tourists and help make the State a more competitive destination for visitors to
Against competitors, Accor set itself apart through its internal policy, adapted to the corporate culture of each country. This ranking recognizes Accor India’s total rewards approach to its human
SHANGHAI - Hilton Shanghai, the first international hotel brand to enter mainland China, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year having officially opened its doors to its first guests on June
ATEC’s 8th annual Backpacker and Youth Industry Conference (BYIC) will take place in Adelaide next week (4 June) with delegates attending from across Australia.
KUALA LUMPUR- Following the narrow majority won by the Barisan Nasional in Malaysia, the party coalition which retained the power since independence, they have been repeated calls in some Malay media
BEIJING- In 2013, more than 1 million tourists from more than 80 countries and regions around the world visited Changsha, according to officials in the city tourism administration. Changsha is a place
YANGON- Uncertainties surrounding the magnificent Gothic style of the old railways administration building is probably over. Hong Kong-based Peninsula Hotels Group is planning to build a hotel at the
Thailand-based ONYX Hospitality Group has been appointed to operate a 60-room football themed hotel in Thailand's North Eastern province, Buriram. Amari Buriram Buriram. Amari Buriram United is owned
MUMBAI - Leading bus ticket booking website, Abhibus.com celebrates its sixth anniversary on May 29, 2013. To mark this successful journey the portal is offering a flat 15% discount on all tickets
KUALA LUMPUR – Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) has achieved a significant 40 tonnes or 25% in waste reduction, from 163 tonnes in 2011 to 124 tonnes in 2012, thanks to its commitment to
PATTAYA, THAILAND – Holiday Inn Pattaya announced that it has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments
PARIS- French Polynesia managed to record a growth of 3.8% in 2012 with 168,978 tourists visiting the French Pacific territory. However, the evolution of arrivals has been contrasted from one market
SEOUL - The Third UAE-Korea Economic Partnership Forum concluded here yesterday on a successful note after two days of very fruitful meetings and talks led by HE Abdulla Ghobash, the UAE Minister of
SINGAPORE – In conjunction with Father’s Day, Cebu Pacific, the Philippines' largest flag carrier, will launch a heart-warming Facebook photo contest this June. The month-long contest aims to
SINGAPORE – Singapore Changi Airport handled 4.24 million passenger movements in April 2013, an increase of 0.8% over the same period in 2012. Flight movements increased by 4.3% to 27,500. In terms of