SINGAPORE, 31 October 2016: InterContinental Hotels Group has signed a management agreement with Exopuri Development Sdn Bhd to manage a new 288-room Holiday Inn & Suites in mainland Penang due to open in 2020. The hotel will be located in...
SINGAPORE, 26 October 2016: The Singapore Tourism Board launched the bidding process for a global media planning and buying agency, 24 October, as the incumbent media agency MEC's contract will end March 2017. “As we enter into a new phase of...
SINGAPORE, 25 October 2016: Singapore will continue to be home to the next three editions of ITB Asia. Messe Berlin (Singapore), the organisers of the event, announced the extension of its partnership with the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) from 2017...
SINGAPORE, 21 October 2016: Nations need to embrace technology and introduce online visa approval as the first step to remove pain points in the travel experience. World Travel and Tourism Council president and CEO, David Scowsill, told ITB Asia's  opening...
SINGAPORE, 21 October 2016: Faber Peak, a hilltop attraction facing Sentosa, makes its debut at ITB Asia this year. Best known for its cable car that spans the narrow sea channel between Singapore and Sentosa, the 100-metre high peak is...
SINGAPORE, 21 October 2016: Murray’s marketing team were touting the luxury of their new hotel that opens in Hong Kong this month. Launching the property to the trade at this week’s ITB Asia in Singapore, the team was led by...
SINGAPORE, 21 October 2016: TripAdvisor released details of its Travellers’ Choice™ awards for top restaurants around the world, earlier this week. This year’s awards recognise 528 restaurants overall, including the top 25 fine dining spots, worldwide, and dedicated lists for Asia,...
SINGAPORE, 17 October 2016: Singapore Cruise Centre reported this week it was one of the first cruise and ferry terminal operators in Asia to have met the new and more stringent International Standards Organisation (ISO) quality management standards. Having passed...
SINGAPORE, 13 October 2016: Pacific Air Travel Pte Ltd (Pacific Air) no longer holds a valid travel agent licence in Singapore according to a Singapore Tourism Board statement issued 5 October. The company travel agency licence (No 02679) was revoked...
SINGAPORE, 13 October 2016: Hundreds of animal attractions where tourists come into physical contact with captive wild animals, or endangered species, will no longer be bookable on TripAdvisor or Viator, the popular review site announced, Wednesday. With endorsements from the...