CAN THO, 17 January 2017: Can Tho City is seeking government approval to establish its own tourism department separate from the country’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism. Saigon Times media quoted the department deputy director, Le Minh Son, saying...
BANGKOK, 16 January 2017: Peach Aviation, a Japanese low-cost airline, will introduce a new route connecting Bangkok and Okinawa in Japan next month. The carrier will launch daily flights from Okinawa to Bangkok starting 19 February and from Bangkok to Okinawa...
QUANG NGAI, VIETNAM, 16 January 2017: Quang Ngai provincial People’s Committee has recently approved a plan to upgrade the walking street along the coast of Ly Son Island. Local media reported the walking street would stretch 3 km from Ly...
PHNOM PENH, 16 January 2017: Cambodia’s tourist arrivals improved 4.8% during January to November 2016, according to the Statistics and Tourist Information Department. Released by the Ministry of Tourism, last week, the latest data showed the country recorded 4,400,178 international...
MONTREAL, 16 January 2017: Singapore rises to second place worldwide in the latest Passport Index. The index is presented as a real-time global web-based ranking of the world's passports mainly on how many visa-free, or visa-on-arrival countries, can be visited...
SINGAPORE, 13 January 2017: The Warehouse Hotel is now open with 37 rooms in six categories. The project is the inaugural hotel project of Singaporean hospitality firm The Lo & Behold Group. Singapore agency, Asylum, designed the hotel to replicate a...

PAL builds Cebu hub

MANILA, 13 January 2017: Philippine Airlines plans new domestic routes to be introduced during the summer timetable April to October. The three additional domestic routes, include services that will be operated under the PAL Express brand according to Routesonline. Two of...
YANGON, 13 January 2017: To make Yangon more attractive to visitors, Myanmar’s former capital will open a new night market along its downtown 52nd Street. Global New Light of Myanmar reported that the Yangon City Development Committee plans to open...
BANGKOK, 13 January 2017: Low-cost airline, NokScoot, will increase flights from four to five weekly on the Bangkok - Taipei Taoyuan route for travel February and March this year. According to the airline, the additional flight will operate on Saturdays...
HO CHI MINH CITY, 13 January 2017: Ho Chi Minh City’s Tourism Association has asked the government to extend the visa waiver for citizens of five western European nations at least until the end of June 2018. Nationals of the...