SINGAPORE 17 July 2018: The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) confirmed 13 July that it has served a notice of intent to suspend the licence of Asiatravel.com Holdings Ltd. One of the region’s pioneers in the online travel agency business, holding...
HONG KONG, 12 July 2018: Corporate Travel Management continues its expansion in the Asian market by acquiring a majority stake in Hong Kong’s Lotus Travel Group in a deal worth AUD50 million (HKD300 million). The purchase of 75.1% of Lotus...
SINGAPORE, 10 July 2018: Four travel agencies in Singapore are back in school learning how to embrace the digital economy and adapt to an expanding online travel market. Four travel agencies were selected to participate in the programme that runs...
BANGKOK, 9 July 2018: Spain’s Logitravel Group and one of Thailand’s leading destination management companies, CBS Travel Asia, confirmed at the weekend a joint venture that will give the European group a foothold in Southeast Asia. Logitravel Group has bought...
HONG KONG, 4 July 2018: Corporate Travel Management completed the integration of Westminster Travel, 1 July, a consolidation that makes CTM one of the largest travel management firms in Hong Kong and Southeast China. The announcement comes two months after...
KUALA LUMPUR, 3 July 2018: WebBeds Asia-Pacific has partnered with Korea’s top entertainment company, CJ Entertainment and Malaysian film distributor, ATriNaga Sdn Bhd, to take its Malaysian travel agency partners to the movies. Through the tie-up, WebBeds’ clients in Malaysia...
BANGKOK, 22 June 2018: Go Vacation Thailand, a leading destination management company, has moved its Bangkok head office. For decades it was located in Vorawat Building on Silom Road going back to 1987 when it was known as LTU Asia...
BANGKOK, 22 June 2018: Tour East Holdings has acquired the 51% stake in Tour East Thailand that was held by the company’s founder, Prasert Isvarphornchai. In 2014, Holiday Tours and Travel, the main shareholder in the Tour East network in...
BANGKOK, 21 June 2018: Thomas Cook Group, a global leisure travel corporation, has reached an agreement with Asian Trails to create a new joint venture in Thailand, effective 1 November. It will give Thomas Cook Group, which is registered on...
SINGAPORE, 15 June 2018: Tour East launched its new website, Thursday, designed to be a knowledge and information centre for its B2B travel industry partners. The new site also acts as a gateway for travel industry partners using Tour East’s...