LOS ANGELES, 30 November 2017:  Three Asian airlines made it to the top-10 list for the sheer financial weight of their loyalty programmes, when compared with 170 airlines worldwide. Japan Airlines in 8th place, Korean Airlines in 9th and ANA...
SINGAPORE, 31 January 2018: Emirates will add two flights weekly to both Fort Lauderdale and Orlando, resuming daily services to the two US airports, a move that the airline says reflects the steady rebound in customer demand. Daily flights from Dubai...
NEW YORK, 20 December 2017:  Seatrade Cruise Global, a global business-to-business event for the cruise industry, announces the 2018 State of the Global Cruise Industry participants. This year's panel will be moderated by CBS News Travel Editor and PBS's "The...
BEIJING, 18 December 2017 – Star Alliance has entered into a partnership with Plug and Play, the world's largest start-up accelerator and innovation centre. This will allow the airline alliance to identify relevant start-ups and accompany them throughout their idea...
BETHESDA, USA, 13 December 2017: Marriott International will open  more luxury hotels in 2018 as the company continues to expand its eight distinct luxury brands. Marriott International's luxury brands include world-renowned hospitality hallmarks: Ritz-Carlton; Ritz-Carlton Reserve; St. Regis; W Hotels;...
BANGKOK, 14 December 2017: Destination Asia has appointed Michelle Rust to head its North American incentive travel and event business development for the Asian region. The new appointment offers North American customers access to highly skilled Asian operations, backed by...
SINGAPORE, 6 December 2017: Tour East is tapping the  US outbound  travel market with the launch of a sales support service for travel companies based in New York. It already operates a long-standing sales support and development arrangement focusing on MICE sector...
BELLEVUE, Washington, USA, 30 October 2017: Rogue bookings, or business travellers booking outside of their travel programme parameters, remain a major issue for companies, a recent study* by Egencia, the business travel arm of the Expedia group. While 60% of...
BANGKOK, 22 June 2017: Self-proclaimed UNWTO Wire publisher, Juergen Steinmetz, is at the forefront of a campaign that alleges the recent UNWTO secretary general election was flawed. Stienmertz issues a statement released by PRNewswire, this week, that applauds Zimbabwe Minister...
SAN DIEGO, 31 August 2017: Carnival Corporation  was honored by the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) with the 2017 ASTA Supplier Partner of the Year Award for its commitment to travel agents. ASTA's president and CEO, Zane Kerby, presented...