Khiri Travel opens Hoi An office

September 7, 2017 by  
Filed under News, tour company, Vietnam

Khiri Travel Vietnam has opened a new office in Hoi An, on the central coast of Vietnam to serve clients heading for the World Heritage resort.

Established 1 September, the office is the company’s third after Hoi Chi Minh City and Hanoi.

Hoi An is best known for its trading quarter that stands at the estuary of river and the sea. Read more

ASIA DMC extends footprint

August 29, 2017 by  
Filed under News, People, Tour Companies, Vietnam

HANOI, 29 August 2017: Vietnam-based ASIA DMC will launch a North American sales office based in Los Angeles headed by American born, Derek Ong.

Ong will assume the role of director of sales and marketing for ASIA DMC in the US.

With a background of more than 14 selling travel in Southeast Asia with leading travel firms, Ong will introduce ASIA DMC’s products and services to US homeland. Read more

Will AirAsia head for Hua Hin?

August 1, 2017 by  
Filed under Aviation, News, Thailand

BANGKOK, 1 August 2017: Talk of flights resuming to Hua Hin, a popular beach resort on the Gulf of Thailand, gained traction when the Bangkok Post reported AirAsia would fly there this November.

AirAsia remains silent on the subject, but hotels based in Hua Hin claimed that well-known hotel investor and operator, Bill Heinecke,  who is chairman of Minor International PCL, broached the subject in recent communications with AirAsia’s Tony Fernandes.

A November launch of  five weekly flights, Kuala Lumpur to Hua Hin, is on the cards. Usually, the first sign of a new flight is a fare promotion valid for bookings for around a week after the launch date and for a travel period of around three months. That has not happened so far. Read more

AirAsia expands role in Cambodia

January 30, 2017 by  
Filed under Aviation, Cambodia, News

PHNOM PENH, 30 January 2017: AirAsia, the Malaysia-based low-cost airline, will soon have an office in Cambodia to serve expansion.

Agence Kampuchea Presse reported the airline CEO, Anthony Fernandes said AirAsia will open an operations office in Cambodia in the near future.

“An AirAsia’s office will contribute to Cambodia’s human resource training, transport service and civil aviation development,” the CEO told the news service. Read more

Cebu Pacific opens Seoul office

November 10, 2016 by  
Filed under News, Trade Talk

SINGAPORE, 10 November 2016: The Philippines low-cost airline, Cebu Pacific, opens its regional office in South Korea at 7th floor, Section B, Sesomunro 106, Jung-Gu, Seoul, as part of its regional promotion and expansion.

CEB’s newest branch office will provide tickets sales, reservations services and customer support. It will help to boost the airline’s promotions and marketing strategies in Korea.

“CEB continuously looks for opportunities to expand services and target markets. With the opening of CEB’s Korea branch office, we make ticket purchases and reservations more accessible to travellers, while cultivating Cebu Pacific’s operations in the region,” said, CEB chief executive adviser Michael Szucs. Read more