Tourism and heritage experts called for more effective visa systems to support tourism development at the UNESCO/UNWTO Silk Roads Heritage Corridors Tourism Strategy Workshop. The workshop aimed to
LONDON - The Asia Pacific hotel development pipeline comprises 1,858 hotels totalling 409,553 rooms, according to the September 2013 STR Global Construction Pipeline Report. The total active pipeline
NEW DELHI - ixigo.com, India's leading travel planning and search engine, kicked off its first ever integrated marketing campaign across television, OOH, radio and social. The campaign, in line with
SHENZHEN, CHINA - Want to compare the Chinese cultural products of many different manufacturers? You do not have to travel all over the country. You can see them all on ICIF. The grand event in
Red Planet Hotels opened a 140-room Tune Hotel in Quezon City making it the sixth property carrying Tune Hotels’ signage in the Philippines.
Tourism officials in Abu Dhabi hope to capture a slice of the outbound Asian travel market as arrivals from the continent record a double-digit lift in the first eight months of this year.
Contrary to the view that internet booking sites have killed the travel agency business, US agents appear to have their heads just above water.
Thailand and neigbouring countries, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar stand to benefit the most from ASEAN’s single market says Tourism Council of Thailand president, Piyaman Techapaibul.
Thailand’s Pha Ngan island is the cheapest island for an overnight stay, according to TripAdvisor’s TripIndex Island Sun survey. Released late last week, the trip index is based on the combined costs
hailand’s Ministry of Tourism and Sports reported that typhoons, Usagi and Wutip, caused Bt708 million (US$22 million) in tourism revenue losses in nine provinces.
THE popular beach destination of Boracay will get better air access with the upcoming launch of Manila-Caticlan services by two new airlines – Skyjet and Seair International.
CORNELL University and Singapore's Nanyang Technological University (NTU) have joined hands for the region's first hospitality management programme for senior professionals.
ABU Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) has embarked on a promotions drive to draw even more arrivals from China and South Korea after witnessing strong traffic from North Asia in 2013.
SINGAPORE'S Sentosa island is South-east Asia's priciest island for an overnight holiday, found a recent cost comparison study.
BEIJING - The Mayor of London Boris Johnson launched london.cn, the official Chinese-language website for London, in the first public event of his trade mission to China.
MANILA – The Philippines’ leading low-cost carrier, Cebu Pacific sent off its first long-haul flight. The daily non-stop 9-hour Manila-Dubai service serves as a milestone for the airline that has made
SYDNEY - “Federal Trade Minister, Andrew Robb’s announcement at today’s Tourism Minister’s Meeting in Canberra that the Abbott Government would freeze the PMC and continue its full commitment to the
MACAU - Sheraton Macao Hotel, Cotai Central, the world's largest Sheraton and Macau's biggest hotel, officially launched its first authentic Oktoberfest within Cotai Strip Resorts Macao. Sheraton
NEW DELHI - Thailand has been named the “Best Golf Destination” at the Safari India National Tourism Awards 2013 at the award ceremony held on October 4, 2013.
MACAO - At only 30 square kilometres, Macao's land area may be small, but global attention is increasingly focusing on the tiny special administrative region on China's southern coast. Helping fuel
ABU DHABI - The Arabian Gulf emirate of Abu Dhabi is to sharpen its focus on the outbound Asian travel market as arrivals from the continent record a double-digit lift in the first eight months of
SINGAPORE - All parents know that the most important family members to keep happy on holiday are the little ones. Holiday Inn helps to do just that with its ‘Kids Stay & Eat Free’ programme, available
BANGKOK- Nok Air is in full preparation to land soon in Myanmar. The low cost carrier will open on November 1st its first international route out of Bangkok Don Mueang Airport to Yangon. Since October
BERLIN – Wan Chai is not only one of Hong Kong’s most up-and-coming neighborhoods, it is also home to the brand new Design Hotels member property Mira Moon, sister hotel of The Mira Hong Kong.
NEW YORK - The Mulia Bali is proud to introduce its Indonesian brand of luxury to the North American audience. The property offers incomparable luxury, privacy and individualized service with the