BANGKOK, 17 January 2019: Asian Trails Thailand has appointed Johann Aigner as its new MICE manager. He will head the company’s Thailand sales team concentrating on the events business often called MICE – Meetings, Incentives,...
LOIKAW, Myanmar, 17 January 2019: Myanmar’s Balloons Over Bagan confirmed, Tuesday, it will base its hot-air balloon flights in the remote ethnic region of Kayah State. Balloon Over Loikaw is now the fourth option in the arsenal...
BANGKOK, 17 January 2019; The forecast for healthy air in Thailand’s capital is not very reassuring with authorities saying smog conditions in Bangkok could extend to early March. Bangkok has been plagued with poor air quality...
VIENTIANE, 17 January 2019: Vientiane’s first ever hotel branded by an international hotel chain, will close its doors for good, ceasing operations 1 March. Mercure Vientiane’s hotel’s general manager and owner’s representative, Christopher Yeo,...

COSI wins Agoda award

BANGKOK, 17 January 2019: Agoda, a popular online reservation site in Asia, has awarded COSI Samui Chaweng Beach its 2018 Gold Circle Award. The award recognises elite service, high-scoring peer-to-peer customer reviews and value for...
BANGKOK, 17 January 2019: Responding to a study that says incentive travel is the fastest growing segment in Asia-Pacific’s events business, the Thailand Conventions & Exhibitions Bureau will adapt its game plan to tap this lucrative market.
SINGAPORE, 16 January 2019: Design Orchard will open its doors, 25 January, bringing over 60 local brands together on Singapore’s iconic Orchard Road. Located at the junction of Orchard Road and Cairnhill Road, the...
SHANGHAI, 16 January 2019: Based on last year’s success, ITB China and China Tourism Association have extended their partnership for the next show scheduled 15 to 17 May in Shanghai. ITB China general manager, David Axiotis...
HALONG BAY, Vietnam, 16 January 2019: Encouraged by a record tourist tally in 2018, Vietnam has set an ambitious 18 million target for tourist arrivals in 2019. Vietnam National Administration of Tourism reported last month that...
PHNOM PENH, 16 January 2019: Cambodia’s three international airports reported passenger traffic reached 10.6 million in 2018, based on data provided by VINCI Airports, the French-owned company operating international airports in Cambodia. Monitoring passenger traffic moving through...