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...
TOKYO, 16 October 2018: Japan will introduce eVisas for tourists by April 2020 as the country streamlines visa procedures in readiness to welcome 60 million foreign visitors a year by 2030. The first version of the online eVisa will be...
KANSAI, 28 September 2018: Following the resumption of flights to Osaka’s Kansai airport, holiday travel is recovering fast according to the online e-commerce platform KKDay. In a situation update the company that sells “curated travel experiences" to Kansai and particularly...
OSAKA, 24 September 20128: Osaka’s Kansai International Airport opened for business last Friday as officials confirmed the airport has recovered most of its operational functions. The Kansai Tourism Bureau released an online video targeting both domestic and international travellers to...
SINGAPORE, 29 January 2018: Sabre Corporation announced, Monday, it has renewed a distribution partnership with Jeju Air, the largest low-cost carrier in South Korea. The agreement will allow the airline to expand into new markets as part of its  expansion...
HONG KONG, 17 January 2018:  Effective Monday, Korean Air is now applying a ban on passengers  checking in and  carrying on board smart battery-powered luggage with built-in power packs. Smart Luggage includes features and devices such as USB chargers, Wi-Fi...
HONG KONG 17 January 2018:Wharf Hotels  opened The Murray, Hong Kong, a Niccolo Hotel, 15 January. The property is the group's new flagship Niccolo property the latest addition to Wharf Hotels luxury collection. The Murray started to bring facilities, restaurants and bars...
SINGAPORE, 12 January 2018: Sabre Corporation announced, Thursday, a new global distribution partnership with Eastar Jet a low-cost airline operating out of South Korea. The airline says it is preparing to expand operations beyond Asia. The deal with Sabre Travel Marketplace will give...

Ctrip taps OpenTable

SHANGHAI, 12 January 2018: Booking restaurants while visiting North America will get easier for Chinese tourists now that Ctrip has aligned with Priceline’s OpenTable. Ctrip, China's largest online travel agent, announced Monday, that its domestic sharing platform, Ctrip Gourmet List...
HONG KONG, 10 January 2018: Cathay Pacific will connect Hong Kong with Washington, capital of the United States of America later this year. It is part of a network expansion that will see the airline launch pioneering nonstop routes. The airline...