BANGKOK, 6 December 2018: Following the eVisa-on-Arrival service introduced by Thailand’s Immigration Bureau, last month, a foreign office official confirmed an eVisa service for the standard 30-day tourist visa will be available online next year. Billed the "Thai E-VISA", deputy...
HANOI, 6 December 2018: Vietnam’s National Tourism Year 2019 will take place in Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa coastal province, under the theme ‘Colour of the Sea’. The festival will run throughout next year with various activities hosted by the Ministry...
SIEM REAP, 6 December 2018: Cambodia’s Prime Minister Hun Sen called for more donations  for the conservation of the Angkor Archaeological Park. He made the comments, Tuesday, at the 25th anniversary of the formation of the International Coordinating Committee for...
LANGKAWI: Langkawi’s duty-free status will continue as new development plans unfurl to attract theme park attractions and lift the island’s holiday status to compete head-on with island destinations such as Thailand’s Phuket and Indonesia’s Bali. The federal government is considering...
PATTAYA, 4 December 2018:  Boat sales, product sales and hot leads characterised the 7th Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show, which wrapped up last Sunday, at Ocean Marina Yacht Club in Pattaya. The popular outdoor marina front format proved ideal for...
WASHINGTON, 4 December 2018: United Airlines announced a three-way deal at the weekend with Panama's Copa and Colombia's Avianca that will include revenue-sharing and cover 12,000 city pairs. The US airline said the deal, which is subject to approval by...
KUALA LUMPUR, 4 December 2018: AirAsia X will launch direct route connecting Kuala Lumpur with Fukuoka, Japan effective 28 February 2019. It offers four weekly flights to the airline group’s fifth destination in Japan and fourth destination from Kuala Lumpur. The...
BANGKOK, 4 December 2018: Thais and their cars gain free entry to all of the country’s national parks over the New Year, 31 December to 1 January. The fee waiver, effective across all national parks in the country, includes the...
BANGKOK, 3 December 2018: Even grand old ladies of 130 years and more feel the urge to invest in a facelift from time to time. Part owners, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, announced last week the hotel’s River Wing would close...

Possible M370 debris turns up

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia, 3 December 2018: Relatives of those on board Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 at the weekend handed over new-found debris believed to be from the ill-fated plane, hoping it could help shed light on the jet's mysterious disappearance...