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India to offer 30-day e-tourist visa for $25 during peak season  

India to offer 30-day e-tourist visa for $25 during peak season

Tourism minister Prahlad Patel has announced e-tourist visas for peak and lean seasons in the India. India will now offer......
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The 1st Scuba Diving Travel Event to be held in Mumbai  

The 1st Scuba Diving Travel Event to be held in Mumbai

Asia Dive Expo (ADEX) celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Brand in 2019 and successfully operating the longest runnin......
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Vistara to expand its network with Mumbai-Dubai daily from August 21  

Vistara to expand its network with Mumbai-Dubai daily from August 21

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will be Vistara’s second international destination with the airline going to start d......
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Banglore to see 5% room rate growth next year : Amex Hotel Monitor report 2020  

Banglore to see 5% room rate growth next year : Amex Hotel Monitor report 2020

American Express Global Business Travel’s  Hotel Monitor report 2020 with the support of Global Business Consu......
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Goh appointed president of Dream Cruises  

Goh appointed president of Dream Cruises

Genting Hong Kong has announced the appointment of Michael Goh to the role of president with Dream Cruises. He will also ......
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Issues between promoters have nothing to do with functioning of the airline: IndiGo CEO  

Issues between promoters have nothing to do with functioning of the airline: IndiGo CEO

We are in the midst of a 8 city roadshow journey, with the theme “Growing Connections, Achieving Together”. The 45 Singapore stakeholders comprising att......
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Vistara plans launch of overseas operations from Delhi and Mumbai to Singapore  

Vistara plans launch of overseas operations from Delhi and Mumbai to Singapore

Vistara, the JV carrier between Singapore Airlines and Tata Sons, plans to start maiden overseas flights to its parents’ hub from next month. The airline will......
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Singapore Airlines announces lounge overhaul at Changi Airport  

Singapore Airlines announces lounge overhaul at Changi Airport

Singapore Airlines will be investing more than SGD50 million (£30 million) in a major revamp of its SilverKris and KrisFlyer Gold Lounges at Changi Airport Te......
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Battling Yourself: OYO Rooms CEO Ritesh Agarwal on how to succeed in China  

Battling Yourself: OYO Rooms CEO Ritesh Agarwal on how to succeed in China

Inspired by Airbnb, a young Ritesh Agarwal once dreamed to build his start-up Oravel Stays that will connect travellers and accommodations. However, after staying i......
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Vistara to launch overseas flights in second half of 2019  

Vistara to launch overseas flights in second half of 2019

.Vistara - a joint venture between Tatas and Singapore Airlines plans to launch international services in the second half ......
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Scoot commences daily Trivandrum – Singapore flights  

Scoot commences daily Trivandrum – Singapore flights

Scoot, has started its daily Trivandrum-Singapore operations with flight capacity of 180 seats each flight.  This daily return service commenced its operation from today. The inaugural flight&......
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ASEAN Tourism Forum - A Successful Cooperation of 10 Nations  

ASEAN Tourism Forum - A Successful Cooperation of 10 Nations

This annual event involves all the tourism industry sectors of the 10 member states of ASEAN: Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailan......
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SATTE 2019 Witnesses Trend In Increased Participation  

SATTE 2019 Witnesses Trend In Increased Participation

SATTE is India’s leading travel event, providing professionals with the perfect platform to showcase their products and services to the global travel trade community, with an opportunity to c......
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Citizens of 45 Countries to get Visa Free Access to Uzbekistan  

Citizens of 45 Countries to get Visa Free Access to Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan’s President Shavkat Mirziyoyev wants to build on the country’s initiative to stimulate tourism. Last year saw the introduction of e-visas to smooth the pr......
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Direct flights - A wish come true  

Direct flights - A wish come true

Without direct links from aviation gateways such as Hong Kong, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur, Chiang Rai relies almost entirely on Bangkok’s domestic airline market or bus tours from Chiang Mai.......
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SATTE 2019 to have 50 participating Foreign Tourism Boards  

SATTE 2019 to have 50 participating Foreign Tourism Boards

This year SATTE has bagged an excellent response with market leaders increasing their stand size. In terms of National Tourism Offices (NTOs), Qatar, Tunisia, Cyprus, Iceland, Canada and Myanmar am......
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AirAsia becomes first airline to connect Malaysia and Phu Quoc, Vietnam  

AirAsia becomes first airline to connect Malaysia and Phu Quoc, Vietnam

AirAsia has become the first airline to connect Malaysia to Phu Quoc, Vietnam with the arrival of the inaugural Kuala Lumpur-Phu Quoc flight here today, further strengthening the airline’s As......
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Preferred Hotels and Resorts Welcomes 17 New Member Hotels  

Preferred Hotels and Resorts Welcomes 17 New Member Hotels

Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest independent hotel brand, announces the addition of 17 new members between July 1 and September 30 to its global portfolio of more than 700 ......
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52% of Indian Travelers Plan Trips around One-Off Events, Reveals Klook  

52% of Indian Travelers Plan Trips around One-Off Events, Reveals Klook

Klook recently released some surprising research on what motivates travelers to pick a destination and - One-off events have become the more frequent factor than flight or accommodation deals in dr......
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Drukair launches first non-stop flight between Guwahati and Singapore  

Drukair launches first non-stop flight between Guwahati and Singapore

Drukair Royal Bhutan Airlines has launched a non-stop service between Guwahati and Singapore. With this service, Changi Airport now has link to 16th city in India. This new route marks the first di......
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Taiwan Tourism Opens Information Centre In Mumbai  

Taiwan Tourism Opens Information Centre In Mumbai

The Taiwan Tourism Bureau Information Center was inaugurated in Mumbai recently by Dr. Trust Lin, Director, Taiwan Tourism Bureau, Singapore Office. The office is located in the TAITRA (Taiwan Exte......
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Japan now has the 'most powerful' passport in the world  

Japan now has the 'most powerful' passport in the world

A new report published October 9, 2018, reveals just how many borders some travel documents can cross. According to the Henley Passport Index, compiled by global citizenship and resid......
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Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board Showcases Fast Growing Tourism Sector at the first ever India Tourism Mart- New Delhi  

Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board Showcases Fast Growing Tourism Sector at the first ever India Tourism Mart- New Delhi

Madhya Pradesh is a state that reflects the true cultural heritage and history of Incredible India. The great emperor of India, from Ashoka to the Gupta’s has marched on this soil. They highl......
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Thailand visitor arrivals in Jan-Jul 2018 up 11% to 22.6 million  

Thailand visitor arrivals in Jan-Jul 2018 up 11% to 22.6 million

Thailand welcomed visitor arrivals of 22,657,730 in January-July 2018, up by 11% over the same period of 2017, according to preliminary figures tabulated by the Ministry of Tourism and ......
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The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali Proudly Hosted Network 21 Go Diamond  

The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali Proudly Hosted Network 21 Go Diamond

The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali was honored to host an annual conference for the Asia Pacific region membership, including their elite Emerald and Diamond Members. The resort was chosen as the mai......
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Tripeur at the ACTE Global summit 2018, held in Singapore  

Tripeur at the ACTE Global summit 2018, held in Singapore

At the recently concluded ACTE Singapore 2018 Global Summit & Corporate Lodging Forum, Tripeur was shortlisted as the emerging Travel Tech booking platform and showcased itself as a 3rd Generat......
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Dubai, London and Paris emerge as the most booked destinations by Indian travellers in Q2 2018: Booking.com  

Dubai, London and Paris emerge as the most booked destinations by Indian travellers in Q2 2018: Booking.com

As the second quarter of 2018 draws to a close, Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travelers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, has identified the most booked destinatio......
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AVANI signs agreement to manage a second hotel in Malaysia  

AVANI signs agreement to manage a second hotel in Malaysia

AVANI Hotels and Resorts continues to expand the brand presence in Asia with an agreement with KTI Property Sdn. Bhd. to manage an AVANI hotel in Kota Kinabalu, the capital of Sabah, Malaysia. ......
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Suhas Diwase assumes charge as new Managing Director of MTDC  

Suhas Diwase assumes charge as new Managing Director of MTDC

Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) has appointed Suhas Diwase as its new Managing Director. Diwase, IAS batch 2009, took charge of office on July 16, 2018. Currently, he is also wor......
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Singapore welcomes 6.1 lakh Indian visitors between Jan-May 2018  

Singapore welcomes 6.1 lakh Indian visitors between Jan-May 2018

Singapore has received over 6 lakh visitors from India between January to May 2018, reporting a 17% year-on-year increase from 2017.   The year 2017 was a record year for Singa......
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19th World Gourmet Festival Brings a Stellar Line Up of International Chefs to Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel  

19th World Gourmet Festival Brings a Stellar Line Up of International Chefs to Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel

In a nod to the Thai capital taking its rightful place on the international culinary stage with the launch of the first Bangkok edition of the Michelin Guide last year, a stellar line up of thirtee......
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Capillary Technologies Leads Bata's Omnichannel CRM Journey to New Markets in Southeast Asia  

Capillary Technologies Leads Bata's Omnichannel CRM Journey to New Markets in Southeast Asia

Capillary Technologies, a Singapore-based company providing consumer insight, personalised engagement, loyalty solutions and omnichannel commerce has been appointed strategic partner of Bata, a lea......
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Eat Your Way Around The World - Hotels.Com Reveals The Best Foodie Destinations  

Eat Your Way Around The World - Hotels.Com Reveals The Best Foodie Destinations

Italy (27%), Singapore (26%) and United States (26%) have topped a list of the hottest spots on earth for foodie millennials in India, according to the Hotels.com™ Tasty Travels* report. Payi......
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Tourism Teachers Hold Ecotourism Hospitality Training Workshop in Southern Thailand  

Tourism Teachers Hold Ecotourism Hospitality Training Workshop in Southern Thailand

A leading Bangkok university delivered a series of hospitality skill building workshops to local tourism service providers in the ecotourism front line at Khao Sok national park, southern Thailand,......
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Akbar Al Baker New IATA Board Chairman  

Akbar Al Baker New IATA Board Chairman

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Akbar Al Baker, has assumed his duties as Chairman of the IATA Board of Governo......
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Jet Airways to connect Mumbai and Manchester non-stop service from November, 2018  

Jet Airways to connect Mumbai and Manchester non-stop service from November, 2018

Jet Airways, India’s premier international airline is proud to announce that beginning 05th November 2018, it will launch its first non-stop service between Mumbai and Manchester, thus furthe......
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TAT announces first-ever Samui Asia Music Festival to take place this August  

TAT announces first-ever Samui Asia Music Festival to take place this August

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) together with Ko Samui Municipality and event management company IMC Live Group are pleased to announce the staging of the first ever ‘Samui Asia Music......
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RCI report uncovers 13% development in International travel of Indian RCI Members this year  

RCI report uncovers 13% development in International travel of Indian RCI Members this year

According to a recent RCI report, the global leader in vacation exchange, Indian travel trends and timeshare recorded a double-digit growth in 2017. The report states that international travels hav......
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5 Must-Visit Places to Challenge Your Spirit of Adventure curated by RCI  

5 Must-Visit Places to Challenge Your Spirit of Adventure curated by RCI

While few prefer relaxing on a beach or exploring historical cities for their holidays; others let their spirit of adventure dictate their holiday destination! If adrenaline rush and a sense of exc......
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GoAir bags Gold Award for Email Marketing at Asian Consumer Engagement Forum  

GoAir bags Gold Award for Email Marketing at Asian Consumer Engagement Forum

GoAir, one of India’s fastest growing airlines, has bagged the prestigious “Gold award” in the Email Marketing category for the successful use of technology at the 7th Global Cust......
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Hotel Price Index 2017 report from Hotels.com  

Hotel Price Index 2017 report from Hotels.com

New destinations find their way to Indian itineraries, reveals Hotel Price Index 2017. Hotel Price Index from Hotels.com reveals 2% hike in accommodation prices globally for the first time in three......
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NewGen ISS Goes Live in Norway  

NewGen ISS Goes Live in Norway

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Norway became the first market to implement the New Generation of IATA Settlement Systems (NewGen ISS).  NewGen ISS wa......
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ITB Berlin 2018: Strong economic boost from the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show®  

ITB Berlin 2018: Strong economic boost from the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show®

ITB Berlin reflects worldwide dynamic developments and growth in the travel industry. From 7 to 11 March 2018, the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show® will again be the industry’s me......
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Singapore Tourism Board enters into strategic partnership with Paytm  

Singapore Tourism Board enters into strategic partnership with Paytm

Singapore Tourism Board (STB) has entered into a strategic partnership with mobile-first financial services platform Paytm. This makes STB the first National Tourism Organisation (NTO) to par......
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Delegates of Taiwan Tourism Bureau visit India  

Delegates of Taiwan Tourism Bureau visit India

Taiwan Tourism Bureau (TTB) under the Ministry of Transportation and Communication (MOTC) recently lead a delegation comprisin......
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Garuda Indonesia maintains its 5 Star Airline Ranking by Skytrax  

Garuda Indonesia maintains its 5 Star Airline Ranking by Skytrax

Garuda Indonesia has been Certified as a 5-Star Airline for 2018 by Skytrax, the international air transport rating organisation, during an Award Ceremony held today at the Changi Exhibition ......
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Thailands Kai Chon ice sculpture won International Snow Sculpture Contest in Japan  

Thailands Kai Chon ice sculpture won International Snow Sculpture Contest in Japan

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is pleased to announce its ongoing support for a team of Thai ice sculptors to join the 45th International Snow Sculpture Conte......
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Dignitaries speaks at SATTE 2018  

Dignitaries speaks at SATTE 2018

  “Globally, we crossed the mark of 1.3 billion travellers th......
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OTM Mumbai concludes with a huge success, with 98% of them likely to return in 2019  

OTM Mumbai concludes with a huge success, with 98% of them likely to return in 2019

OTM Mumbai, deemed as one of the largest travel trade show, witnessed a heavy footfall this ......
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Thailand Media Briefing speech by TAT Deputy Governor for Marketing Communications Speech at ATF 2018  

Thailand Media Briefing speech by TAT Deputy Governor for Marketing Communications Speech at ATF 2018

Mr. Tanes Petsuwan, TAT Deputy Governor for Marketing Communications, delivered the following speech at the Thailand Media Briefing, held on 24 January, 2018, as part of th......
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TAT highlights Thailands Unbeatable Geographic Advantage  

TAT highlights Thailands Unbeatable Geographic Advantage

The Tourism Authority of Thailand has highlighted Thailand’s unbeatable geographic location at the heart of ASEAN and the Asia Pacific region as a major reason why visitor arrivals will......
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New dog themed events and interactive activities to strengthen community bonding and harmony at the Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2018  

New dog themed events and interactive activities to strengthen community bonding and harmony at the Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2018

To usher in the Year of the Dog, this year's Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2018 will feature a rich line-up of festivities for local and overseas visitors, as well as dog lovers......
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2017 a successful year of collaboration with Dubai Aviation entities for Bayanat Engineering  

2017 a successful year of collaboration with Dubai Aviation entities for Bayanat Engineering

To meet Dubai Aviation's growing demand for efficient and reliable solutions, Bayanat Engineering sharpened its solutions spectrum with partnered technology providers. The 2017 achievements ill......
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Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter Closes  

Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter Closes

Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 49th edition of Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter wrapped up at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) t......
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Thailand ready for ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2018 in Chiang Mai  

Thailand ready for ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2018 in Chiang Mai

Thailand is ready to host the 37th ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF 2018) between 22-26 January, 2018, a......
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Thailand showcases Thai local experiences at ATF 2018  

Thailand showcases Thai local experiences at ATF 2018

The countdown to the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2018 in Chiang Mai from 22 to 26 January is underway with Thail......
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ATF 2018 tours combine neighbouring destinations with Thai local experiences  

ATF 2018 tours combine neighbouring destinations with Thai local experiences

The ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) 2018 offers buyers and media a unique opportunity to discover Chiang Mai city with a fresh new perspective by taking advantage of the Tourism Authority of Thailand&rsq......
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Singapore Air may bid for Al  

Singapore Air may bid for Al

According to a report in The Free Press Journal, Singapore Airlines on Wednesday said it is keeping its options open as far as investing in ailing carrier Air India (AI) is concerned, after the g......
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15.2% Growth in foreign tourist arrivals in december 2017 over december 2016  

15.2% Growth in foreign tourist arrivals in december 2017 over december 2016

Ministry of Tourism compiles monthly estimates of Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) & FTAs on e- Tourist Visa on the basis of Nationality-wise, Port-wise data received from Bureau of Immigration ......
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First Four HKTDC Fairs of the Year Attracted 6% More Visitors Than Last Year  

First Four HKTDC Fairs of the Year Attracted 6% More Visitors Than Last Year

Featuring more than 2,940 exhibitors from around the world, the Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair, Hong Kong Baby Products Fair and Hong Kong International Stationery Fair concluded successfull......
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Vistara plans international operations by 2nd half of the year  

Vistara plans international operations by 2nd half of the year

According to a report in The Economic Times, Vistara said that it plans to launch its international operations during the second half of 2018, and would achieve the mandatory 20 aircraft flying n......
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Indians rank fifth most vacation deprived globally: Expedia 2017 Vacation Deprivation study  

Indians rank fifth most vacation deprived globally: Expedia 2017 Vacation Deprivation study

Expedia released the results of the 2017 Vacation Deprivation® study, an annual survey of vacation habits across multiple countries and continents. The survey ranks India as the 5th most ......
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Vistara adds another feather to its cap, voted ‘Best Airline (Domestic)’ once again  

Vistara adds another feather to its cap, voted ‘Best Airline (Domestic)’ once again

Vistara, India’s finest full service carrier, has been voted the ‘Best Airline (Domestic) 2017’ by the readers of luxury travel magazine, Travel + Leisure India & South ......
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Shangri La Hotel Colombo opens its doors with inventory of 500 rooms  

Shangri La Hotel Colombo opens its doors with inventory of 500 rooms

Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts celebrated the grand opening of Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo last week. The launch signalled Colombo’s highly anticipated hotel launch in nearly 30 ......
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AccorHotels welcomes dual brand property to integrated resort in Singapore  

AccorHotels welcomes dual brand property to integrated resort in Singapore

AccorHotels announces the launch of Singapore’s newest integrated lifestyle hub with the opening of Novotel Singapore on Stevens and Mercure Singapore on Stevens. Developed by Oxley H......
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HRAWI DELEGATION SUBMITS REPRESENTATION ON CRITICAL GST RECONSIDERATIONS FOR HOSPITALITY SECTOR TO MAHA FINANCE MINISTER  

HRAWI DELEGATION SUBMITS REPRESENTATION ON CRITICAL GST RECONSIDERATIONS FOR HOSPITALITY SECTOR TO MAHA FINANCE MINISTER

A joint delegation of committee members of the Hotel and Restaurant Association of Western India (HRAWI) yesterday met the Hon’ble State Finance Minister, Govt. of Maharashtra, Shri Sudhir Mu......
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Air India gets INR 1,500 crore loan from Bank of India  

Air India gets INR 1,500 crore loan from Bank of India

According to a PTI report, Debt-laden Air India has received a loan worth of INR 1,500 crore from Bank of India to meet urgent working capital needs less than a month after floating a tender in t......
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Munich Airport and Moscow Domodedovo sign sister airport agreement  

Munich Airport and Moscow Domodedovo sign sister airport agreement

Munich Airport and Moscow Domodedovo Airport are forging closer ties. At a special ceremony, the top managers of the two hubs, Dr. Dmitriy Kamenshchik, Chairman of the Board, Moscow Domodedov......
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Thomas Cook India records 30% increase in domestic tours during Diwali festive season  

Thomas Cook India records 30% increase in domestic tours during Diwali festive season

Thomas Cook (India) Group witnessed aggressive growth in holiday uptake during the Diwali festive season, with a surge of 30% for its domestic tours and 26% for its international ......
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Air India Express to operate thrice weekly flight to Singapore from Coimbatore  

Air India Express to operate thrice weekly flight to Singapore from Coimbatore

As per the Hindu Business Line report, Air India Express, the wholly owned subsidiary of Air India, will operate three flights a week on Delhi-Coimbatore-Singapore sector starting November 18......
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11th TAFI convention opens with a focus on sustainable success  

11th TAFI convention opens with a focus on sustainable success

The 11th TAFI (Travel Agents Federation of India) international convention opened in Turkey with a focus on sustainable success as the way forward towards creating a vision for exponential busine......
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Reclassification Of Hotels Based On Global Norms Gets Underway  

Reclassification Of Hotels Based On Global Norms Gets Underway

In a first of its kind initiative, the Hotel and Restaurant Association of Western India (HRAWI) has certified thirteen hotels in Maharashtra under new norms that are more contemporary and global i......
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New policy on the cards to boost medical tourism  

New policy on the cards to boost medical tourism

According to a report by Sushmi Dey in The Times of India, the government plans to bring out a policy to promote India as a key destination for medical tourism. The proposed policy aims to promot......
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Philippines sees jump in tourist arrival from India  

Philippines sees jump in tourist arrival from India

According to a report by The Hindu Business Line, the number of leisure travel visitors from India to Philippines is steadily going up and likely to cross the 1-lakh mark this year. Efforts are b......
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Leslie Thng joins Vistara as Chief Executive Officer  

Leslie Thng joins Vistara as Chief Executive Officer

Vistara recently announced the appointment of Leslie Thng as Chief Executive Officer effective October 16, 2017. Thng is succeeding Phee Teik Yeoh, who returns to Singapore Airlines to take u......
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Time for Retreat Taiwan  

Time for Retreat Taiwan

Health and wellness have become bywords in India, as people are embracing the benefits exercise offers combined with a healthy......
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PATA extends CEO Dr. Mario Hardy’s contract till January 1, 2021  

PATA extends CEO Dr. Mario Hardy’s contract till January 1, 2021

The Executive Board of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has extended the contract of Chief Executive Officer Dr. Mario Hardy for a period of three years commencing Janua......
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Jet Airways to introduce three new international services  

Jet Airways to introduce three new international services

Jet Airways will introduce three new international services to its already extensive global network this winter, besides reinforcing six existing routes with additional frequencies to meet gr......
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Tivoli Hotels and Resorts announces its expansion into the Middle East  

Tivoli Hotels and Resorts announces its expansion into the Middle East

With the goal of developing outstanding hotels in Qatar, Tivoli Hotels and Resorts – part of Minor Hotels – announces it is now operating the Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels in Doha, a colle......
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Air India subsidiary AIESL inks MRO MoU with SIAEC  

Air India subsidiary AIESL inks MRO MoU with SIAEC

As per a PTI report, Air India's subsidiary AIESL has forged a partnership with Singapore Airlines' engineering arm, as AIESL seeks to get a foothold in the global MRO market besides ......
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73% travellers planning shorter getaways this festive season: Yatra Survey  

73% travellers planning shorter getaways this festive season: Yatra Survey

Yatra.com, conducted its annual festive survey highlighting the travel trends for this festive season. The survey conducted amongst 2700 respondents reveal......
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Software glitch holds up check-in at airports worldwide  

Software glitch holds up check-in at airports worldwide

As per the New York Times News Service report, flights were delayed and travellers struggled to check-in at airports around the world on Thursday after a software programme used by several ma......
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TAT promotes ASEAN connectivity with media fam trip  

TAT promotes ASEAN connectivity with media fam trip

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) is hosting international media to a five-day fam trip to promote ASEAN Connectivity and travel between Myanmar, Thailand and Lao P......
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Vistara enters into interline partnership with Qatar Airways  

Vistara enters into interline partnership with Qatar Airways

Vistara announced the launch of an interline partnership with Qatar’s flag-carrier, Qatar Airways. The partnership enables Qatar Airways’ customers to travel on Vistara’s domestic......
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7.4% Growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals in July, 2017 over July, 2016  

7.4% Growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals in July, 2017 over July, 2016

Ministry of Tourism compiles monthly estimates of Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) & FTAs on e- Tourist Visa on the basis of Nationality-wise, Port-wise data received from Bureau of Immigration ......
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Star Studded 18th World Gourmet Festival Returns to Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel in A Gastronomic Landmark Year  

Star Studded 18th World Gourmet Festival Returns to Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel in A Gastronomic Landmark Year

During a year when the Thai capital is taking its rightful place on the international culinary stage - from being ranked as the best city in the world for street food and the top spot in Asia's......
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Building and enhancing digital capacity at the third DATA event in Japan  

Building and enhancing digital capacity at the third DATA event in Japan

Over 50 tourism marketing representatives from across the Asia Pacific region came together for three days in Mie, Japan to enhance their digital marketing skills through an adventure filled journe......
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Emirates to operate one-off A380 flight to Colombo  

Emirates to operate one-off A380 flight to Colombo

Emirates’ iconic A380 aircraft will make a one-off landing at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), Katunayake, on Monday 14th August as the global airline joins local authorities in ......
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22.5% growth in foreign tourist arrivals in June, 2017 over June 2016  

22.5% growth in foreign tourist arrivals in June, 2017 over June 2016

Ministry of Tourism compiles monthly estimates of Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) & FTAs on e- Tourist Visa on the basis of Nationality-wise, Port-wise data received from Bureau of Immigration ......
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Zhao Guang You - Imperial Cuisine in Business Class of Air France  

Zhao Guang You - Imperial Cuisine in Business Class of Air France

On departure from Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport, and for a period of one year, Zhao Guang You, chef of the JE Mansion restaurant in Beijing, will be signing new dishes for the Company on flights ......
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IndiGo expresses interest in buying stake in Air India  

IndiGo expresses interest in buying stake in Air India

IndiGo, India's largest carrier in terms of market share, has expressed interest in Air India, Secretary Civil Aviation R N Choubey told reporters today. "Post the Cabinet decision tomorrow, we......
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Singapore Airlines introduces A350 services to India  

Singapore Airlines introduces A350 services to India

Singapore Airlines is pleased to announce the introduction of its A350 services to India. Mumbai will be the 16th destination within its network to receive the Airbus A350-900 aircraft. The daily s......
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Cathay Pacific announces new codeshare agreement with MIAT Mongolian Airlines  

Cathay Pacific announces new codeshare agreement with MIAT Mongolian Airlines

Cathay Pacific and MIAT Mongolian Airlines today announced a new codeshare agreement which is set to benefit the customers of both airlines.   Starting 12 July 2017, Cathay Pac......
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Singapore Airlines To Serve 'Popular Local Fare' As Voted By Customers  

Singapore Airlines To Serve 'Popular Local Fare' As Voted By Customers

In collaboration with Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and in conjunction with Singapore Food Festival1, Singapore Airlines (SIA) customers have voted for their favourite ‘Popular Local Fare&rsq......
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Thailand Shopping and Dining Paradise 2017 receives supports from Air Asia  

Thailand Shopping and Dining Paradise 2017 receives supports from Air Asia

The Thailand Shopping and Dining Paradise 2017, formerly known as the Amazing Thailand Grand Sale, has received support from AirAsia which today organised a ‘Top Shopper’s shopping chal......
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Hotels.com reveals the 2017 India Edition of the Monsoon Travel Hotlist  

Hotels.com reveals the 2017 India Edition of the Monsoon Travel Hotlist

While the peak summer travel season may have reached its flag end, Indian travelers have already geared up for their Monsoon getaways. Traditionally not considered a preferred travel period, Monsoo......
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Five Years of Wonder at Gardens by the Bay  

Five Years of Wonder at Gardens by the Bay

Gardens by the Bay, Singapore's horticultural-themed attraction renowned for its Supertrees and cooled conservatories, celebrates its fifth anniversary in June this year.  
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55.3% Growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals on E-Tourist Visa in May, 2017 over May, 2016  

55.3% Growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals on E-Tourist Visa in May, 2017 over May, 2016

Ministry of Tourism compiles monthly estimates of Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) & FTAs on e- Tourist Visa on the basis of Nationality-wise, Port-wise data received from Bureau of Immigration ......
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Singapore Airlines introduces special website and mobile app offer  

Singapore Airlines introduces special website and mobile app offer

Singapore Airlines is pleased to announce a special offer exclusively for its new and existing KrisFlyer loyalty card members. Rewarding those who love to travel, customers booking a Singapore Airl......
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Preferred Hotels and Resorts Signs A Strategic Partnership With GHM For The Chedi Mumbai  

Preferred Hotels and Resorts Signs A Strategic Partnership With GHM For The Chedi Mumbai

Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest independent hotel brand, has entered into a strategic partnership with Singapore-based luxury hotel management company General Hotel Manage......
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SIA Signs Buckingham Palace Declaration Against Wildlife Trafficking  

SIA Signs Buckingham Palace Declaration Against Wildlife Trafficking

Singapore Airlines has signed the United for Wildlife Transport Taskforce1 Buckingham Palace Declaration in support of efforts to prevent trafficking and transportation of illegal wildlife and thei......
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Emirates touches down in Croatia  

Emirates touches down in Croatia

Emirates’ inaugural Boeing 777-300ER flight from Dubai touched down in Zagreb to a water cannon salute and traditional Croatian folk dancers, with more than 350 passengers on board. &......
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Jet Airways introduces it's signature First Class suites on the Delhi - Singapore route  

Jet Airways introduces it's signature First Class suites on the Delhi - Singapore route

Jet Airways, India’s premiere international airline, has introduced its First Class services on daily flights between Delhi and Singapore, with the deployment of its flagship Boeing 777 jetli......
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Bangkok Airways Launches “Mid Year Charge Up” Promotion  

Bangkok Airways Launches “Mid Year Charge Up” Promotion

Bangkok Airways Pubic Company Limited launches the “Mid Year Charge Up” promotion, offering great fares to various destinations in Thailand and overseas for travelers who seek a value-f......
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Simon Cheong Joins Singapore Airlines Board As Independent Director  

Simon Cheong Joins Singapore Airlines Board As Independent Director

Singapore Airlines is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Simon Cheong to its Board as an Independent Non-Executive Director, with effect from 1 June 2017. Mr Cheong, 60,......
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Usher in a new era of entertainment at Marina Bay Sands with Spectra  

Usher in a new era of entertainment at Marina Bay Sands with Spectra

Marina Bay Sands is set to unveil an unprecedented entertainment experience with a new, state-of-the-art light and water show, Spectra, on 2 June.     The city sky......
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AirAsia Hosts The First Ever Santan Food Festival  

AirAsia Hosts The First Ever Santan Food Festival

AirAsia hosted the Santan Food Festival, the largest inflight food tasting event in Asia, featuring meals from across the region.   The event showcased the gastronomical deligh......
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PATA Youth Symposium explores millennials and the future of tourism  

PATA Youth Symposium explores millennials and the future of tourism

The PATA Youth Symposium held on Thursday, May 18, 2017 in Colombo, Sri Lanka, welcomed 130 students, alumni and lecturers from various institutions from Sri Lanka, Australia and Macao SAR to discu......
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SIA Cargo To Be Re-Integrated As A Division Within Singapore Airlines  

SIA Cargo To Be Re-Integrated As A Division Within Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines’ (SIA) wholly-owned subsidiary, SIA Cargo, is to be re-integrated as a Division within SIA, in a move intended to improve efficiency through greater synergy with the wider ......
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Hotel and Restaurant Association of Northern India on proposed GST slab  

Hotel and Restaurant Association of Northern India on proposed GST slab

GST @ 28%     Hotel and Restaurant Association of Northern India has expressed extreme disappointm......
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IndiGo introduces daily non-stop flight between Singapore and Bengaluru  

IndiGo introduces daily non-stop flight between Singapore and Bengaluru

Continuing to strengthen its network in the Asia-pacific region, IndiGo, India’s largest and fastest growing low-cost carrier is pleased to announce its first non-stop flight and 5th overall ......
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SriLankan Airlines increases frequencies to New Delhi  

SriLankan Airlines increases frequencies to New Delhi

A total of 11 flights a week will operate to and out of DEL from 15th July   SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the oneworld alliance will be......
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23.5% Growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals in April, 2017 over April, 2016  

23.5% Growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals in April, 2017 over April, 2016

Ministry of Tourism compiles monthly estimates of Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) & FTAs on e- Tourist Visa on the basis of Nationality-wise, Port-wise data received from Bureau of Immigration ......
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SIA Organises 70th Anniversary Charity Run To Raise Funds For Community Chest  

SIA Organises 70th Anniversary Charity Run To Raise Funds For Community Chest

Singapore Airlines (SIA) will be organising a Charity Run to raise funds for Community Chest as part of the Airline’s 70th Anniversary Year celebrations. The SIA Charity Run 2017 will be held......
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Hong Kong International Medical Devices and Supplies Fair Opens  

Hong Kong International Medical Devices and Supplies Fair Opens

The eighth HKTDC Hong Kong International Medical Devices and Supplies Fair opened today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Counc......
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Emirates to launch third daily Brisbane service  

Emirates to launch third daily Brisbane service

Emirates today announced it will introduce a third daily service to Brisbane, Australia from 1 December 2017, complementing Emirates’ existing two daily services.   The d......
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Vistara introduces self-service check-in at kiosks across airports in India  

Vistara introduces self-service check-in at kiosks across airports in India

In its commitment to offering a seamless travel experience to its customers, Vistara, India’s finest full-service carrier, today launched self-service kiosk check-in at Delhi’s Terminal......
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Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management (SLITHM) to host PATA Youth Symposium in Colombo  

Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management (SLITHM) to host PATA Youth Symposium in Colombo

The next PATA Youth Symposium is to be hosted by the Sri Lanka Institute of Tourism & Hotel Management (SLITHM). Organised by the Association’s Human Capital Development Committee, the Sy......
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FlightStats ranked Austrian Airlines as the most punctual airline worldwide  

FlightStats ranked Austrian Airlines as the most punctual airline worldwide

Austrian Airlines was the world's most punctual airline in March 2017. This can be seen in the latest statistics from flightstats.com for global airlines. With an arrival on-time rate of 92.72%......
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Vistara introduces #VistaraPriority for Economy Class customers  

Vistara introduces #VistaraPriority for Economy Class customers

Vistara, India’s finest full service carrier, today announced the launch of #VistaraPriority, a priority handling service that is designed to enhance the travel experience of its Economy Clas......
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International Flight Services Launched in Terminal 3, Soekarno Hatta  

International Flight Services Launched in Terminal 3, Soekarno Hatta

President & CEO Garuda Indonesia Pahala N Mansury and President & CEO of Angkasa Pura II Muhammad Awaluddin inaugurated Garuda Indonesia international flight operations service at Terminal ......
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Hong Kong Gifts and Premium Fair and Printing and Packaging Fair Attract 62,000 Buyers  

Hong Kong Gifts and Premium Fair and Printing and Packaging Fair Attract 62,000 Buyers

The 32nd Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), concluded yesterday at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The concurrent 12th......
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Qatar Airways Announces Third daily direct Flight to Bali Denpasar  

Qatar Airways Announces Third daily direct Flight to Bali Denpasar

  Qatar Airways has announced that commencing 7 May 2017, the airline will operate a third daily non-stop route from Doha’s Hamad International Air......
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“Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs)” and “Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs)” on E-Tourist Visa during March 2017  

“Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs)” and “Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs)” on E-Tourist Visa during March 2017

Ministry of Tourism compiles monthly estimates of Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) & FTAs on e- Tourist Visa on the basis of Nationality-wise, Port-wise data received from Bureau of Immigration ......
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Singapore Airlines And SilkAir Sign Codeshare Agreement With Air France-KLM  

Singapore Airlines And SilkAir Sign Codeshare Agreement With Air France-KLM

Singapore Airlines and regional subsidiary SilkAir have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Air France-KLM to codeshare on each other’s flights with effect from 27 April 2017. &......
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UOB And KrisFlyer Partnership Sets New Heights For Banking Solutions In Singapore  

UOB And KrisFlyer Partnership Sets New Heights For Banking Solutions In Singapore

United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) and KrisFlyer1 today launched the KrisFlyer UOB Account, the first banking solution in Singapore to earn KrisFlyer miles when a customer saves or spends. ......
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 $34m three-year tripartite partnership to strengthen Singapore’s destination appeal and drive visitor traffic  

$34m three-year tripartite partnership to strengthen Singapore’s destination appeal and drive visitor traffic

Changi Airport Group (CAG), Singapore Airlines (SIA) and Singapore Tourism Board (STB) will take an ongoing joint partnership, aimed at promoting inbound travel, to new heights.  <......
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Singapore Airlines And Ethiopian Airlines Expand Codeshare Agreement  

Singapore Airlines And Ethiopian Airlines Expand Codeshare Agreement

Star Alliance members Singapore Airlines and Ethiopian Airlines will expand their codeshare agreement as of 1 June 2......
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PATA creates new boundaries of adventure tourism in Luoyang, Henan, China  

PATA creates new boundaries of adventure tourism in Luoyang, Henan, China

The PATA Adventure Travel Conference and Mart 2017 (ATCM 2017) in conjunction with the Luoyang Adventure Tourism and Equipment Expo ended on Monday, April 4, 2017 in Lu......
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Tickets on sale for 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as F1(R) enters new Era  

Tickets on sale for 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as F1(R) enters new Era

The 2017 Formula 1® season is back, and the introduction of new rules governing the design of......
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Thai Airways makes passenger payments easier with Paypal  

Thai Airways makes passenger payments easier with Paypal

Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) held a joint press conference at its Head Office with Paypal, making elec......
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FDI Inflows into India Jump 18% when global FDI inflows fell  

FDI Inflows into India Jump 18% when global FDI inflows fell

Foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows into India in 2016 jumped by 18% to a record US$46.4 billion, at a time when global FDI inflows fell. According to the data released by the Department of Ind......
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Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) on E-Tourist Visa during February 2017  

Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) on E-Tourist Visa during February 2017

Ministry of Tourism compiles monthly estimates of Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) & FTAs on e- Tourist Visa on the basis of Nationality-wise, Port-wise data received from Bureau......
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FILMART Draws Over 8,000 Global Visitors  

FILMART Draws Over 8,000 Global Visitors

The 21st Hong Kong International Film & TV Market (FILMART), organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), ended today. The four-day event is a premier trading platform fo......
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Diverse and Dynamic range of speakers confirmed for PATA Annual Summit 2017  

Diverse and Dynamic range of speakers confirmed for PATA Annual Summit 2017

Influential tourism experts, innovators and international thought leaders are set to explore future travel and tourism trends at the PATA Annual Summit 2017 in Negombo, Sri Lanka.
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Taiwan Tourism Board records 9% growth in Indian arrivals  

Taiwan Tourism Board records 9% growth in Indian arrivals

Joining the likes of a host of international destinations positioning India as a priority inbound source market, the Taiwan Tourism Board (TTB) is set to increase its marketing budget this ye......
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Hotel Industry in India Pitches for Equality in Regulations and Taxes  

Hotel Industry in India Pitches for Equality in Regulations and Taxes

The Parliament of Singapore passed a new law on 6th February making it illegal for home owners to rent out entire apartments and rooms for less than six months, unless they have per......
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Singapore Airlines places 14 billion dollars wide-body Boeing order  

Singapore Airlines places 14 billion dollars wide-body Boeing order

Singapore Airlines (SIA) (SIAL.SI) announced a provisional order worth $13.8 billion at list prices to buy 39 Boeing (BA.N) wide-b......
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SATTE 2017: A milestone for travel and tourism industry  

SATTE 2017: A milestone for travel and tourism industry

SATTE, South Asia’s leading B2B travel trade show, is all set to kickstart its 24th edition. The show, to be held from February 15-17, 2017 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, expects to......
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13.6% Growth in Foreign tourist Arrivals in December 2016 over the Same Period in 2015.  

13.6% Growth in Foreign tourist Arrivals in December 2016 over the Same Period in 2015.

13.6% growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) in December 2016 over the same period in 2015. USA accounts for highest share of tourist arrivals followed by Bangladesh and UK in De......
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"YourTravelSecretary" Receives the Most Coveted India Travel Awards North for “Best Customised Tour Operator” 2016-17

Barely in its fourth year of existence, “YourTravelSecretary” won the most coveted India Travel Awards North for the year 2016-17 for the category &l......
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Jet Airways, InDigo enters top 10 most punctual airlines in Asia-Pacific  

Jet Airways, InDigo enters top 10 most punctual airlines in Asia-Pacific

Following the recent increase in the IndiGo flight frequencies for business and leisure travelers across network, IndiGo airline has been recognized as one of the leading On-Time Performer in......
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Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2017 to Enhance and Deepen Engagement with the Youth and Young at Heart with New Programmes  

Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2017 to Enhance and Deepen Engagement with the Youth and Young at Heart with New Programmes

The Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2017 will see the addition of several new youth-oriented programmes to enhance and deepen engagement with the youth and young at heart for this yea......
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Through Delhi, Vistara eases international connections  

Through Delhi, Vistara eases international connections

While Vistara does not currently operate any international flights, it has formed partnerships with Air France, KLM and Japan Airlines to offer check-in services for international travellers.......
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9.3% Growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals in November 2016 over the same period in 2015  

9.3% Growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals in November 2016 over the same period in 2015

9.3% growth in Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) in November 2016 over the same period in 2015. USA account......
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Uber is now available at all major indian airports, to make travel better  

Uber is now available at all major indian airports, to make travel better

Online cab-hailing firm Uber on Friday announced that it will focus on improving the airport travel experience for both riders and driver partners in India.   “Uber i......
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Frshly offers Hot Food on the Move  

Frshly offers Hot Food on the Move

Indian Food tech start-up - ‘Frshly’ has launched its service offerings at the Bengaluru Central Railway Station
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Winter travel witnesses 34 per cent growth this year  

Winter travel witnesses 34 per cent growth this year

With pleasant weather coinciding with school holidays, winter tourism is picking up in the country as travel plans for Christmas this year have seen a 34 per cent growth during Christmas and ......
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Singapore, Bali, Malaysia likely to top Indians travel list in 2017  

Singapore, Bali, Malaysia likely to top Indians travel list in 2017

With the year coming to an end, Indians are now planning for their travel next year and Singapore, Bali and Malaysia continue to remain on top o......
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India Registers 10.4% growth in Foreign Tourists Arrivals in October 2016 over the Same Period in 2015  

India Registers 10.4% growth in Foreign Tourists Arrivals in October 2016 over the Same Period in 2015

BANGLADESH ACCOUNTS FOR HIGHEST SHARE OF TOURIST ARRIVALS FOLLOWED BY USA AND UK IN OCTOBER 2016 RS. 12, 303 CRORE FOREIGN EXCHANGE EARNED THROU......
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Rediscover the Origins of the Mid-Autumn Festival at Chinatown  

Rediscover the Origins of the Mid-Autumn Festival at Chinatown

- Annual Street Light-Up goes environmentally-friendly with LED lights  - First......
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Ben Gurion Listed in Top Ten Best International Airports in The World by Travel + Leisure  

Ben Gurion Listed in Top Ten Best International Airports in The World by Travel + Leisure

Ben Gurion International airport was recently ranked in the top ten “World’s Best Awards” survey by Travel + Leisure readers, coming in sixth and beating out Amsterdam, Adel......
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Food, Home Delights, Beauty and Wellness Expos Draw Over 490,000 Visitors  

Food, Home Delights, Beauty and Wellness Expos Draw Over 490,000 Visitors

Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 27th Food Expo, the eighth Hong Kong International Tea Fair, the third Home Delights Expo and the inaugural Beauty & Wellness E......
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Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) elects new Executive Board  

Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) elects new Executive Board

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) is pleased to announce the election of Andrew Jones, Guardian - Sanctuary Res......
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TIRUN enhances cruise offerings targeted at Indian travelers  

TIRUN enhances cruise offerings targeted at Indian travelers

TIRUN, the exclusive India Representative of Royal Caribbean Cruises is constantly on the lookout to offer Indian travelers ......
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Indian tourism ministry introduces National Medical and Wellness Tourism Board  

Indian tourism ministry introduces National Medical and Wellness Tourism Board

The government of India as of late has created the National Medical and Wellness Tourism Board to give devoted institutional structure to advance therapeutic tourism and the Indian arrangement of p......
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Vietnam tourism ministry calls for more duration on visa exclusion for European visitors  

Vietnam tourism ministry calls for more duration on visa exclusion for European visitors

Vietnam's tourism ministry Thursday urged the administration to double the visa-free stay  for sightseers from five European nations to 30 days to pull in more guests. The visa......
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SIA to bolster Indonesia's tourism battle under new association  

SIA to bolster Indonesia's tourism battle under new association

The SIA's three-year agreement intends to help Indonesia accomplish its objective of 20 million foreign visitor landings every year by 2019. Singapore Airlines and Indonesia's Minis......
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Singapore gearing up for S$700 million boost  

Singapore gearing up for S$700 million boost

The tourism sector will be getting a S$700 million help throughout the following five years by the government of Singapore as the administration proceeds with its endeavors to drive advancement and......
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Performance of Tourism Sector ,  

Performance of Tourism Sector , "Government of India" during March, 2016

  Ministry of Tourism compiles monthly estimates of Foreign Tourist Arrivals "FTAs" on the basis of Nationality-wise, Port- w......
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Scoot Airline to launch flights to India by end of the year  

Scoot Airline to launch flights to India by end of the year

Scoot Airline, the low-cost subsidiary of Singapore Airline (SIA), is to land soon in three Indian cities including Chennai, making it the fourth carrier from the Southeast Asian country to operate......
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Health tourism continues to flourish in Malaysia  

Health tourism continues to flourish in Malaysia

  Malaysia's Health tourism industry keeps on developing, as the nation invited more than 850,000 medical tourists a year ago and produced an income of more than RM900 million, sai......
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Best airports Skytrax awards 2016  

Best airports Skytrax awards 2016

Munich Airport is yet again basking in the glow of a prestigious award after being voted Europe's Best Airport once more in 2016. The Bavarian hub's renewed success as the top European cand......
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Preferred Hotels and Resorts Launches First-Ever Global Sweepstakes  

Preferred Hotels and Resorts Launches First-Ever Global Sweepstakes

New Delhi – March 15, 2016 – Preferred Hotels & Resorts, launches its first-ever global sweepstakes, the iPrefer Hotel Rewards Giveaway, which is open for entries now through April ......
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To tap the Chinese market gearing up for ITB China 2017  

To tap the Chinese market gearing up for ITB China 2017

ITB Berlin had been quite the success story. Messe Berlin is to launch another international travel & trade fair in China. Starting in May 2017, ITB China will take place annually on the ground......
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Mandarin Oriental welcomes two star Michelin Chef Nacho Manzano  

Mandarin Oriental welcomes two star Michelin Chef Nacho Manzano

The Mandarin Oriental Hotel is delighted to host two Michelin-starred Chef Nacho Manzano at Dolce Vita,the hotel’s Italian restaurant by the pool, from 6 to 9 April 2016.   ......
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Singapore Airlines collect their first Airbus A350 to help save costs amid heating competition with Gulf carriers  

Singapore Airlines collect their first Airbus A350 to help save costs amid heating competition with Gulf carriers

The A350 model is said to be about 20 per cent more fuel efficient than existing models & help the Airline compete with Gulf Carriers.SIA has announced that its service to Amsterdam......
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JetPrivilege introduces 30th Airline partner Korean Air  

JetPrivilege introduces 30th Airline partner Korean Air

Effectively from 1st March 2016, people can now explore the Pacific Rim with the introduction of our 30th Air......
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Dassault to Highlight Falcon 7X and Falcon 2000LXS at Singapore Airshow  

Dassault to Highlight Falcon 7X and Falcon 2000LXS at Singapore Airshow

Dassault Aviation will present the top of the line Falcon 7X trijet and the Falcon 2000LXS twin at the Singapore Airshow, the largest aerospace and defence exhibition i......
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Garuda Indonesia Group to Join Singapore Airshow 2016  

Garuda Indonesia Group to Join Singapore Airshow 2016

(ACN Newswire) - As part of its company synergy, the Garuda Indonesia Group will for the first time join Singapore Airshow, Asia's largest aerospace and defence event. This is Garuda Indo......
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Now Open: Amari Havodda Maldives  

Now Open: Amari Havodda Maldives

Introducing Amari Havodda Maldives, a 120-villa private island hideaway located in the pristine Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll approximately 400km south of the capital Male. A lush tropical paradise in a seclu......
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Singapore records 1 million Indian tourist arrival in 2015  

Singapore records 1 million Indian tourist arrival in 2015

More than 1 million Indian travellers visited Singapore last year to celebrate Golden Jubilee, making it one of the most preferred destinations to vacation.     Si......
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Thrilling Action at Singapore Airshow 2016  

Thrilling Action at Singapore Airshow 2016

The Singapore Airshow will once again feature spectacular flying displays, and also one of the widest range of business, commercial, and military aircraft at the static aircraft display area that w......
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SATTE 2016 reflects a positive impact  in the Travel and Tourism Industry  

SATTE 2016 reflects a positive impact in the Travel and Tourism Industry

UBM India launched the 23rd edition of South Asia’s leading travel trade show SATTE (January 29th – 31st) at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. Dr Mahesh Sharma, Union Minister of State for Tou......
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Chinese New Year Celebrations 2016 to bring community closer  

Chinese New Year Celebrations 2016 to bring community closer

This year's Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2016 promises to be an even more rousing affair with a richer line-up of community outreach programmes to enrich the annual celebration of th......
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Taiwan launches Telly Calendar 2016  

Taiwan launches Telly Calendar 2016

Taiwan Tourism Board  in association with Marinating Films, Balaji Telefilms and Sbuys shot a ‘Telly Calendar for Taiwan, 2016’. The shoot lasted for a week and was spread ov......
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 Global dance music ministry of sound and hed kandi to be seen at the shores of phuket  

Global dance music ministry of sound and hed kandi to be seen at the shores of phuket

UK  Global dance music Ministry of Sound and Hed Kandi will soon arrive on the shores of Phuket,  new partnership with the recently-opened Dream Beach club. &n......
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 Shah Rukh Khan promotes West Bengal tourism for free  

Shah Rukh Khan promotes West Bengal tourism for free

Shah Rukh Khan has been roped as the brand ambassador for West Bengal and will shoot its ad campaign next month; the tagline of the campaign will be ‘Experience Bengal… the sweetest pa......
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Serve your taste buds at Six Senses with Chef Juan  

Serve your taste buds at Six Senses with Chef Juan

New Delhi– December 4, 2015 – Six Senses Yao Noi is thrilled to announce the visit of internationally acclaimed three Michelin starred Chef Juan Amador......
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Singapore Presents Quality Content at Asia TV Forum and Market and ScreenSingapore 2015  

Singapore Presents Quality Content at Asia TV Forum and Market and ScreenSingapore 2015

SINGAPORE, Dec 3, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Singapore presents more than 1,050 hours of compelling Asian stories made for the global audience at the Asia TV Forum & ......
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Singapore Airshow Returns in 2016  

Singapore Airshow Returns in 2016

SINGAPORE, Nov 27, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - Singapore Airshow, Asia's largest and one of the most important aerospace and defence exhibitions in the world, will return for its fifth edition from......
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Indonesia to target 20 million arrivals by 2019  

Indonesia to target 20 million arrivals by 2019

Indonesia is planning its biggest push for Indian arrivals. The Ministry of Tourism of the Republic of Indonesia through its India office (VITO) is gearing up to lur......
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