Thailand promises crime crackdown

October 3, 2017 by  
Filed under News, Thailand

BANGKOK, 3 October 2017: Thailand’s Deputy Prime Minister, Prawit Wongsuwan, has ordered a crackdown at major tourist destinations in the country targeting foreign ‘Mafia like’ gangs, scammers and illegal immigrants.

Defence Ministry’s spokesman Maj-Gen Kongcheep Tantrawanich confirmed to the Thai PBS TV news channel that the deputy prime minister had ordered all security branches to crackdown on illegals residing in tourist destinations such as Pattaya and Phuket.

Thai PBS said the crackdown would focus on so-called “dark influential figures” linked to prostitution, money laundering, drug and human trafficking. Foreigners who are illegally working and resident in the country have been a target for at least two years with offenders often deported. Read more

Tips to make business travel better

February 24, 2017 by  
Filed under Singapore, Travel Logs

SINGAPORE, 24 February 2017: Sabre Corporation and Egencia, the business travel company of Expedia, released, Thursday, analysis and recommendations on ways companies can support their road warrior employees while travelling.

The joint whitepaper titled, “The Year of the Business Traveller: Four keys to use data to support road warriors in 2017”.

Based on analysis of Sabre’s global air, hotel and ancillary booking data, companies have the opportunity to increase traveller satisfaction in several areas, especially for road warriors. Read more

Find the sweet spot for bookings

February 25, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Singapore

SINGAPORE, 25 February 2015: Booking travel is pretty straight forward, but we still wind up skipping important steps or spending a little more cash than was intended.

To help us prep for next trip, ZUJI, a leading online travel agency in Asia, has compiled quick tips  when booking travel.

Plan ahead and book early is the theme with a big recommendation that we shoiuld all buy insurance.

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