PHUKET, 19 December 2016: A new management team from HPL Hotels & Resorts took up residence at Phuket’s Boathouse, 8 December. A subsidiary of Singapore-based Hotel Properties Limited, HPL Hotels and Resort replaced the management at what was in recent...
SEOUL, 5 June 2019: Star Alliance confirmed at the weekend it has approved the application of THAI Smile to join the alliance as a “connecting partner.” The airline is the fully owned subsidiary of Thai...
BANGKOK, 30 November 2017: ONYX Hospitality Group has appointed Craig Bond as executive vice president of operations. Bond joins ONYX from Oakwood Asia-Pacific where he held the role of vice president of operations, overseeing the group’s portfolio across the region as...
BANGKOK, 23 January 2019 – New data shows that travellers to Thailand are increasingly turning to Airbnb for accommodation during big tourism events. Last year, Thai Airbnb reports it logged 100,000 guests and earned THB380 million...
PATTAYA, 29 January 2019: Five restaurants in the Royal Cliff Hotels Group’s resort complex have once again been recognised for their outstanding wine programmes according to Wine Spectator’s 2018 Restaurant Wine List Awards. 
BANGKOK, 6 January 2020; The 2nd Asia Destination Film Forum 2020 is calling for submissions for the Asia Destination Film Awards 2020 that will be hosted in Bangkok, 30 January. The 2020 Asia Destination...
BANGKOK, 22 December 2016:Tourism Council of Thailand estimates Thailand will close this year with a record 32.51 million tourist arrivals, an increase of 8.80% when compared with 2015. Speaking at a press conference earlier this week, TCT president, Ittirit Kinglek,...

AHS names Chiang Mai GM

BANGKOK, 4 February 2020: Absolute Hotel Services has named Chutima Kaewta-Fortescue as general manager at U Nimman Chiang Mai and Eastin Tan Hotel Chiang Mai in Thailand. She comes with 30 years of experience in the...
BANGKOK, 22 September 2015: Low-cost airline, Thai AirAsia, will establish three new hubs over the next year to pursue expansion in the fast-growing Thailand-China market, according to Centre for Asia-Pacific Aviation’s latest analysis. U-Tapao Airport near Pattaya will become the airline fifth...
BANGKOK, 17 April 20290: Despite pessimism surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic and the financial impact it will have on travel organisations worldwide, the Pacific Asia Travel Association welcomed eight new organisations during April. One of them is the...