SINGAPORE, 11 December 2015: Accor Hotels announced, Wednesday, it has signed an agreement with Qatar Investment Authority, Kingdom Holding Company of Saudi Arabia and Oxford Properties, an Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System for the acquisition of FRHI Holdings Ltd,...

IHG security on call

SINGAPORE, 9 December 2015: InterContinental Hotels Group announced, Tuesday, the global launch of two industry initiatives for business travellers. Identified as IHG Assist and IHG Meeting Point the initiatives rolled out across more than 4,900 IHG hotels targeting business guests...

Jetstar flies to Danang

SINGAPORE, 8 December 2015: Jetstar’s newest route linking Singapore with Vietnam’s Danang was launched  last Friday, introducing low fares to one of Asia’s newest destinations for festive season travellers. Jetstar Asia is the first LCC to connect Danang and Singapore,...
SINGAPORE, 1 December 2015: TripAdvisor launched a “Travel Timeline” feature for its mobile app, last week, that helps travellers  log and share experiences from their trips. Once activated, the feature creates a timeline of the places visited and the photos...
SINGAPORE, 25 November 2015: Changi Airport recently received its 500th Best Airport award and to celebrate the milestone, it served complimentary cups of  coffee to passengers and airport staff in the mornings of 24 and 25 November. Changi Airport’s management...
SINGAPORE, 9 November 2015: Singaporeans will soon be able to enjoy direct flight connections to Fiji in the South Pacific. Changi Airport and Fiji Airways marked a new milestone Friday with the announcement of nonstop passenger services between Singapore and...
SINGAPORE, 2 November 2015: Tickets for the 2016 HSBC Singapore Rugby Sevens went on sale last Friday, with organisers expecting a strong turn-out from both local fans and overseas visitors for the family-friendly rugby spectacle mid-April 2016. Singapore is the...
SINGAPORE, 28 October 2015: TripAdvisor will roll out instant bookings in Asia during 2016, following its successful introduction in North America, TripAdvisor vice president, global sales and operations, Brian Schmidt, reported on the sidelines of  the Web in Travel...
SINGAPORE, 26 October 2015: Travellers from Asia-Pacific are filling up their passport pages at a faster rate than their global counterparts and are now leading the world in leisure travel, according to Visa’s Global Travel Intentions Study 2015. The latest...

Travel is a work perk

SINGAPORE, 26 October 2015: Asia’s business travellers are in the driving seat when it comes to choosing airlines and hotels for their business trips. The latest research shows 69% of Asian business travellers have the freedom to book airlines and...