Bit by the travel bug

AMSTERDAM, 26 January 2017: The travel industry should brace itself for a new breed of business travellers who favour new travel experiences over traditional workplace benefits. New research reveals that a staggering 30% of business travellers would accept a lower...
HANOI, 31 January 2017: With more than 10 million visitors last year, Vietnam is swiftly climbing the ranks to challenge ASEAN’s traditional leaders in tourism. Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore are ahead in tourist arrivals, but Vietnam is now poised to...
BANGKOK, 9 February 2017: Thai Airways International’s search for a new president resulted in a short list of nine candidates, who are now under consideration, according to a statement by the airline’s board of directors, Wednesday. Reporting on the results...
SIEM REAP, 9 November 2015: Angkor Wat will open for tourists two and a half hours earlier .effective 1 January next year, to give tourists more time to explore the ruins and also reduce peak hour congestion. Authority for the...
PHNOM PENH, 6 January 2015: The State Secretariat of Civil Aviation says three more airlines wlll apply for an Air Operator Certificate over the first quarter of 2015. The SSCA general director, Kao Sivorn, told local media that three carriers...
MANILA, 31 March 2017: Cebu Pacific Air posted a net income of PHP9.8 Billion in 2016, up 122% year-on-year, on the back of the strong demand for low-cost air travel and robust growth in ancillary revenues. Total revenue, which includes...
BANGKOK, 4 January 2017: Thailand’s Ministry of Tourism and Sports reports tourism revenue continued to show a positive performance during October to December, last year. Tourism and Sports Minister, Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, said during the last quarter of 2016, the country's...
HUA HIN, 6 June 2016: A gang of Thai thugs who carried out a brutal attack on a British family in Hua Hin have each been jailed for two years, according to a report posted on ThaiVisa.com, Sunday. The four accused...
LUANG PRABANG, 9 October 2015: Luang Prabang’s dining scene continues to heat up, with 13 hotels and restaurants achieving “The Mark” certification for clean and safe food production in 2015. The Ministry of Industry and Commerce awarded The Mark, during...
PHNOM PENH, 19 September 2017: Cambodia and Nepal’s travel agency associations signed a Memorandum of Understanding, last week, to develop two-way tourism between the two countries. Travel between the two countries is in its infancy with less than 2,500 Nepalese...