BANGKOK - Is 2013 the year of tourism consecration for Bangkok? Thailand’s capital is already a very popular destination with over 18 million travellers (2011 figures) of which 13 million were
Thailand and Malaysia are the two Asian countries being visited by FC Barcelona this preseason. The 2013 Asian Tour will be taking place from August 4 to 11, and Barça will be taking on the Thai
Located at the western part of Hangzhou, Xixi National Wetland Park is the first and only national wetland park in China. It covers an area of about 1,150 hectares, encompassing urban, farming as well
HANOI, Vietnam – Designed specifically with travel sellers in mind, Luxury Travel Ltd. has launched a new website that provides quick and easy access to information on hotels, tourism products and
SYDNEY - Destination New South Wales, the NSW Government's leading tourism and major events agency, announced they have secured Bollywood legend Shahrukh Khan to visit Sydney in October as part of the
SYDNEY - Luxperience has announced a partnership with TravMedia that will enhance the quality and quantity of product information exchange between sellers, buyers and media before, during and after
MELBOURNE - The Hertz Corporation, one of the largest general use car rental brand, announced that its Adrenaline Collection, a line of high performance sports cars, will be extended to Australia with
CHENGDU - The 21st International Conference on Nuclear Engineering, themed "Green Nuclear Energy, Secure World," was held in Chengdu from July 29th to August 2nd. ICONE is a leading event in the
DHAKA – Biman Bangladesh Airlines, the national flag carrier of Bangladesh, has signed a 10-year agreement with SITA to transform and manage its infrastructure as it prepares to double its passenger
MANILA – Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) in collaboration with the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) and Chamber of Commerce of the Philippine Islands (CCPI) join
TOKYO - The Japanese explore Reunion Island’s nature. A team of NHK, Japan's public national broadcaster, is currently filming in Reunion Island. Specialized in reporting on natural sites in UNESCO's
SYDNEY- The continued strong growth from Asian markets shows our efforts to build access and promote the breadth of Australian products have been well placed, ATEC Managing Director, Felicia Mariani
BEIJING - Beijing introduced the 72-hour visa-free policy for tourists from 45 countries on Jan 1.
SINGAPORE- In its efforts to continuously drive and strengthen the Malaysian business events industry, Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) has carved another significant milestone with the
JAKARTA - Indonesia tourism is turning increasingly dynamic according to the latest figures released last week by the Central Office of Statistics. In June, foreign tourist arrivals rose sharply
SINGAPORE'S events sector will get a boost in standards in the near future, as the International Special Events Society (ISES) gets ready to unveil a Singapore chapter within the next few months.
PHU Bai International Airport in central Vietnam has been given the green light to resume operations on September 20, two months ahead of schedule.
FOREIGN tourists to the Philippines are now able to stay up to 30 days without a visa, up from 21 days before, a recent implementation by the Department of Foreign Affairs that has raised cheers from
THE 2015 Cricket World Cup will swing into New Zealand and Australia, with seven cities from each country to host the tournament over the summer of 2015.
HILTON Worldwide has signed a management agreement with Dijaya Land Development for the Hilton Okinawa Kin hotel, which will come under the first integrated resort development in the Japanese
DESPITE strong interest from local investors in developing hotels within Indonesia's tertiary areas, Best Western International has dug in its heels and remains staunchly disinterested in entering the
ASIATRAVEL has inked a deal with Beijing-based augmented reality technology player, Senscape Technologies, to provide travel content and transaction processes for Senscape's mobile application.
TWO hotels in Singapore have changed hands recently, with Grand Park Orchard and Gallery Hotel going to new owners.
THE impact of last Saturday's oil spill off Koh Samet (TTG Asia e-Daily, July 30, 2013) has been limited to the island's northern beach, and the Thai government is taking action to assist local
SOUTH Africa Tourism (SAT) will make its debut at the NATAS fair this month and pair up with the local travel trade in a bid to reel in more Singapore travellers.