KUCHING, 10 April 2019: Arm wrestling might be a pub competition between rounds of ale, but Sarawak gave it some serious attention this week by rolling out the red carpet for the Vendetta Top 8 Arm Wrestling...
BANGKOK, 23 March 2020: Two of Thailand's airlines are suspending international flights while Thai Lion Air announced it would ground its entire fleet in Bangkok as travel demand to and around Thailand plummets. Both Thai AirAsia...
SEPANG, 8 February 2019 - Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) has rejected AirAsia’s offer of mediation, in a letter sent by the airport operator’s lawyers. AirAsia had proposed mediation to MAHB in an attempt to...
BANGKOK, 26 July 2017: Thai Smile and Thai Lion Air has received AOC Re-Certification from the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand, last Thursday, that complies with ICAO’s standards. CAAT’s general director, Chula Sukmanop, said Thai Smile and Thai Lion Air...
KUALA LUMPUR, 29 October 2018: Malaysia’s growing middle class population is driving a steady growth in demand for air travel and strengthening the role of its gateway airport. The has been a substantial growth of business and leisure traffic within...
SIEM REAP, 5 August 2016: The Sokha Convention Centre in Siem Reap is scheduled to open this September on a site next to the town’s largest hotel project. Local media reported Sokha Hotels and Resorts will open the first convention centre...
YANGON, 4 May 2017: Myanmar Tourism Marketing will host FAM trips to Myanmar during the so-called green season. Marketing and public relations gurus like to call the rainy season green based on the belief the monsoon season downpours discourage travel. The...

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VIENTIANE, 22 February 2017: Lao PDR will host the annual Mekong Tourism Forum in Luang Prabang 6 to 9 June adopting the theme, "Prosper with Purpose”. Last week Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office executive director, Jens Thraenhart, met with Ministry of...
AMSTERDAM, 13 April 2020: Three leading hoteliers gave crisis recovery advice to hospitality industry leaders in the inaugural I Meet Hotel industry webinar, 8 April, organised by Bidroom. The three gave tips on how to...
YANGON, 5 April 2019: Strand Cruise announced details this week of a new cruise option for its end-of-season sailings between Bagan and Yangon. Scheduled for May, the itinerary offers passengers the choice of booking bite-sized sections of...