SINGAPORE, 23 September 2016: The International Air Transport Association called for speed and innovation to enable aviation to continue to deliver economic benefits. "Aviation is the business of freedom. We make global mobility ubiquitous. For 63 million people, aviation provides...

Run up to Tourism Awards

SINGAPORE, 23 September 2016: After 10 weeks and numerous rounds of judging, the Singapore Tourism Board announced ,Wednesday, 81 finalists for the 2016 Singapore Tourism Awards. The awards are presented in three categories; Experience Excellence, Enterprise Excellence and Customer Service. Come...
SINGAPORE, 21 September 2016: TripAdvisor announced, Tuesda,y a commitment of at least USD5 million from the TripAdvisor Charitable Foundation over the next three years to aid the humanitarian refugee crisis. For its initial contribution, the foundation will expand its partnership...
SINGAPORE, 20 September 2016: ITB Asia 2016 feature travel heavyweights, Google and Priceline Group, to helm the event’s keynote sessions. For the first time, keynote sessions will stretch across all three days, exploring pertinent topics such as the impact of...
SINGAPORE, 14 September 2016: TripAdvisor announced, Tuesday, the winners of its Travellers’ Choice™ awards for Museums in Asia. China’s   Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses  in Xi’an won the top place followed by the War Remnants Museum in Ho...
SINGAPORE, 14 September 2016:  Agoda reported key findings from its latest Travel Smart study, Tuesday, that showed Myanmar and Japan are seeing the fastest growth in visitor arrivals from Europe. Based on booking data from millions of Agoda.com customers in...
SINGAPORE, 9 September 2016: SilkAir will fly 12 direct SilkAir charter flights between Singapore and Okinawa, Japan’s southernmost prefecture, between November  and January 2017. The charters are part of an ongoing joint effort to promote a direct Singapore-Okinawa air link...
SINGAPORE, 7 September 2016: The annual Chinatown Mid-Autumn Festival 2016 got underway 2 September for a month-long celebration and learning experience. A signature event during the festival is the impressive lantern display that brings to life the traditional folklore of...
SINGAPORE, 6 September 2016: Singapore’s Ministry of Health has confirmed 16 new cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection. Of those, 11 cases were linked to earlier cases identified  in eastern districts of Singapore. Most of the confirmed Zika cases have been...
SINGAPORE, 2 September 2016: Singapore welcomed 1.3 million visitors in June representing a healthy 7.1% increase when compared with June 2015 figures. For the first quarter, Singapore welcomed 4.1 million visitors an increase of 14% and tourism receipts increased 2% to SGD5.4 billion...