HANOI, 23 February 2015: Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister, Hoang Trung Hai, has urged the aviation sector to tighten procedures to ensure 2015 is free of air traffic safety incidents. Local media quoted the Deputy Prime Minister, Hoang Trung Hai, as...
BANGKOK, 14 September 2018: Two storms will cover Vietnam and Thailand over the weekend and into next week according to Thailand’s Meteorological Department. The department has warned small boats to stay in port and emphasised that tourist boat trips at...
BANGKOK, 2 December 2015: Thailand’s tourism needs to tighten and enforce regulations to clamp down on tourist scams, a chronic problem that impacts on the country’s tourism industry. Ministry of Tourism and Sport’s Department of Tourism’s Bureau of Tourism Business...

A journey to remember

BANGKOK, 23 February 23 2018: A new tour ‘Switzerland to Remember’ is the latest offering from Royal Orchid Holidays, the tour arm of national carrier, Thai Airways International. Royal Orchid Holidays director, Alisara Kidmai, introduced the new tour earlier this week. The...
LONDON, 14 February 2017: Singapore hotels continue to suffer low occupancy levels caused by a strong supply growth in accommodation options, according to STR’s preliminary January  data. Room supply grew by 3.9% in January, this year, continuing a trend that was...
SINGAPORE, 18 September 2017: YOTEL Singapore opens it doors 1 October, but bookings are already open for what will be a luxury cabin stay. Its creators say the cabin concept gives travellers a compact version of luxury reminiscence of a...
LUANG PRABANG, 18 May 2016: Around 83% of all travellers to Laos will visit Luang Prabang according to a survey by Lao PDR’s Tourism Development Department, which comes under under the Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism. It confirms what...
MALE, 2 July 2019: A social media campaign to save seagrass beds in the Maldives is gaining momentum according to Blue Marine Foundation and Maldives Underwater Initiative. According to a report in The Edition an online...
HANOI, 26 July 2017: Just weeks after double decker tourist buses were introduced at tourist destinations, Vietnam’s Ministry of Transport has called a temporary halt to the project. Tuoi Tre News reported the decision was announced only seven months after...
BANGKOK, 8 July 2015: Accor has opened Mercure Hoi An Royal, its sixth hotel in central Vietnam and its second hotel in the UNESCO World Heritage town of Hoi An. AccorHotels, is now the largest operator of international hotels in...