SINGAPORE, 9 May 2016: Singapore's prestigious awards for the tourism industry return with additional categories and consumer voting mechanism this year. In addition to celebrating exceptional experiences, there will be a new category to recognise tourism enterprise excellence in the industry. For...
SINGAPORE, 4 May 2016: Skal clubs in Asia are rallying members to attend the international organisation’s annual congress that will be hosted in Singapore. Skal Asia area president, Robert Sohn, is leading the campaign to bolster attendance from clubs across...
SINGAPORE, 4 May 2016: Singapore EXPO Convention and Exhibition Centre, together with its convention wing MAX Atria, won the Best International Venue award at the 10th Exhibition News (EN) awards 2016 in London, late last month. In the large-scale category,...
SINGAPORE, 3 May 2016: Singapore Airlines has embarked on a partnership with Indonesia’s ministry of tourism to boost tourist arrivals to Indonesia. The promotional partnership was signed, last week, at a National Coordination Tourism Meeting in Jakarta. Based on the MoU,...
SINGAPORE, 3 May 2016: Airlines and hospitality companies have an opportunity to grow their market share in the mobile payments space, according to the latest Mobile Payments Index from payments technology provider Adyen. In the first quarter assessment, airlines and...
SINGAPORE, 27 April 2016: SilkAir will launch services to Vientiane and Luang Prabang in Laos this October. Once the flights start, SilkAir and its parent airline, Singapore Airlines, will together fly to all 10 countries in ASEAN. Subject to approvals, SilkAir...
SINGAPORE, 21 April 2016: Operating a travel agency without a valid licence turned out to be costly affair for RTW Air Services Pte Ltd (RTW) which was convicted of 17 charges under Singapore's  Travel Agents Act (Chapter 334). RTW was fined...
SINGAPORE, 20 April 2016: Egencia, the business travel company of the Expedia Group, announced Monday it has opened an office in Singapore a major hub for business travel in ASEAN. Egencia president, Rob Greyber, who visited Singapore for the launch...

INSPIRE goes west

SINGAPORE, 19 April 2016: Singapore Tourism Board is extending its In Singapore Incentives & Rewards (INSPIRE) programme beyond China and India to corporate meeting and incentive travel groups from Europe and North America. A partnership with Singapore Airlines and Changi...
SINGAPORE, 7 April 2016: Singapore’s icons, Sir Stamford Raffles and the Merlion will undergo routine cleaning, next week, Singapore Tourist Board reports. The two icons will undergo a wash down on days when ASEAN neighbours, Thailand, Laos, Myanmar and Cambodia...