Thailand is to invite Laos to sign up to a single-visa scheme for foreign tourists when the country's leaders meet at a summit in Chiang Mai on Sunday, a government source said.
SINGAPORE'S transport minister Lui Tuck Yew yesterday announced that the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) would be setting aside S$2 million (US$1.6 million) to aid airlines in developing
ACCOR'S upmarket Pullman brand has made its debut in Phuket with the opening of Pullman Phuket Arcadia.
AIMING to lure one million South-east Asian visitors to its shores this year, Japan is stepping up efforts to grow regional arrivals with the launch of the first Japan-ASEAN Travel Mart 2013.
CHAN Brothers Travel is looking to capture and retain customers by offering personalised service through a new customer relationship management (CRM) system, which will be launched within the next
VISITBRITAIN is focusing on Indonesia as a new growth market in South-east Asia, a move that will be catalysed by direct Jakarta-London flights scheduled to start later this year.
To offset losses caused by fierce competition in the Russian and CIS markets, travel companies need to create more profitable luxury products to present at the up-coming Thailand Travel Mart 2013.
Hua Hin Jazz Festival will return 31 May to 1 June, after an absence of one year, at the seaside venue of Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas, according to the Tourism Authority of Thailand.
BANGKOK - Secret Retreats, the bespoke collective of independent luxury boutique hotels, boats and camps across Asia, is extending its property portfolio to include four new hideaway retreats located
BANGKOK - The Pacific Asia Travel Association is making internal staff changes to meet the association's increased commitment to Human Capital Development (HCD), Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR),
SHANGHAI - The annual "World Travel Fair Awards," co-sponsored by the Shanghai Tourism Bureau and Shanghai World Travel Fair Organizing Committee, have been announced and Touchmedia, China's largest
Craft beers, luxury yachts, sunset cruises, seafood feasts, parasailing and quad bike rides on Australia’s biggest sand dunes feature in new itineraries released by MICE Port Stephens for the Hunter
SINGAPORE, 14 May 2013: British billionaire Richard Branson said Monday that rocket-powered space tourism flights by his firm Virgin Galactic would have only a minor impact on climate change.
BANGKOK, 14 May 2013: Net profit soared 58.3% during Thai Airways International’s first quarter 2013, the airline announced Monday stating it was mainly due to consolidated gains on foreign currency
BANGKOK, 14 May 2013: Thailand has ambitions to become a medical tourism hub for ASEAN according to the Ministry of Public Health minister, Pradit Sintavanarong.
BANGKOK, 14 May 2013: Thailand Incentive and Convention Association says tourism needs a leader to coordinate the industry, according to TICA president, Sumate Sudasna, who noted that tourism was
BANGKOK, 14 May 2013: Thailand’s main aviation gateway, Suvarnabhumi Airport may adopt the use of ID smart cards for Thai travellers passing through immigration by the end of this year.
THE changing lifestyles of Indonesia's growing middle class are carving out a significant opportunity for travel and tourism players.
VIRGIN Airlines has set an ambitious goal of using only clean-burning fuels on all flights by 2020, in a bid to make air travel one of the greenest industries.
BRAND USA will establish a foothold in the Hong Kong market through the creation of a marketing representation office within the next few months.
BANGKOK, 13 May 2013: Thai Airways International will waive golf bag fees to support a “Golf Friendly Airline” campaign targeting Indian travellers.
Sri Lanka’s Yala National Park can proudly claim some of the most awe-inspiring leopard sightings in the world, but it’s not just the big cats that prove reason to explore this wild and fascinating
BALI, INDONESIA - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. and PT Tiara Raya Bali International announced the debut of Le Meridien Bali Jimbaran, the latest newly built Le Meridien resort to open
All About Inc., operator of information website AllAbout.co.jp, and Japan Partnership Inc., publisher of the free English magazine Metropolis, have teamed up to provide a major community website on
New Indian Ocean resort brand Atmosphere, promoted by the renowned Maldivian resort developer EoN Resorts, will launch the first of its properties in the Maldives this year.