TAIPEI, 15 July 2019: Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed the extension of visa-free entry for nationals from Thailand, the Philippines, Brunei and Russia Earlier this month ministry said the visa-free period extension would...
SINGAPORE, 6 June 2019: Sabre Corporation, a technology provider to the global travel industry, named INFINI as the official distributor of the Sabre Global Distribution System (GDS) in Japan earlier this week. INFINI...
SINGAPORE, 5 June 2019: STR is providing the Japan National Tourism Organisation with comprehensive hotel industry data covering the key performance metrics in major countries and cities, worldwide. “We are delighted to deliver reliable data to...
BANGKOK 13 May 2019: While we are getting our heads around the possibility of trains speeding across Thailand at around 200 kph, Nikkei Asian Review reported at the weekend the start of test runs for a train...
TOKYO, 13 March 2019: JTB Global Marketing & Travel received the Travelife Partner status recently in recognition of the group’s efforts to establish sustainability. JTBGMT complied with over 100 criteria related to operators’ office...
HONG KONG, 19 November 2018: The Hong Kong Tourism Board is joining hands with National Geographic to promote its annual Great Outdoors campaign. The campaign 'One Place, Two Perspectives' features 13 landscapes in the city and attempts to present Hong...
TAIPEI, 13 November 2018: Agoda, a leading online accommodation booking platform, announced last week a partnership with LINE Travel, a prominent online travel metasearch and media app. Under the agreement, Agoda will be the sole travel accommodation supplier for LINE...
SEOUL, 31 October 2018: South Korea has won the bid to host the 31st World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology that will be held in 2021. Covering five days, during late September to early October 2021, approximately 2,000...
MACAU, 25 October 2018:  The challenges of traveller safety, digitali disruptions and luxury travel were debated at the WTTC Asia Leaders Forum in Macau earlier this week. The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) convened its Asia Leaders Forum, hosted...
SHANGHAI, 19 October 2018: Tourism companies and Verband Internet Reisevertrieb (VIR), Germany’s leading association for the digital travel industry, will have a joint stand at ITB China 2019, which will take place from 15 to 17 May 2019 in...