PHNOM PENH, 11 January 2017: Five local and international airline companies will launch services in Cambodia over the next two years. The five airline companies include JC Airlines, Lainmen Airlines, Air Siem Reap, Small Planet Airlines and Spring Airlines. Cambodia Daily...

Fares fit for a flood

BANGKOK, 11 January 2017: Local media in Thailand is taking low-cost airlines to task for allegedly fleecing passengers who were stranded in flood stricken South Thailand. Thai Rath, a leading Thai language newspaper, led the attack with AirAsia and Nok...
SURAT THANI, 11 January 2017: South of Thailand continued to suffer flash floods and widespread inundation, as rainfall persisted in the region Tuesday. According to the National News Bureau of Thailand, the Command Centre for Disaster Prevention and Mitigation confirmed...
PORTLAND, OREGON, 11 January 2017: The World Food Travel Association (WFTA), announced last week that the 2017 FoodTrekking Awards for excellence in food and beverage tourism are now open. Breaking away from the tradition of naming the Top 10, or...
COLOMBO, 11 January 2017: Airlines have advised international passengers departing Colombo’s Bandaranaike International Airport to check-in five hours prior to their scheduled departure times. Passengers are facing long queues and delays checking in due to repair work on the airport’s runway,...
BANGKOK, 10 January 2017: Mekong Tourism is poised to announce a partnership with ITB, the world’s largest tourism tradeshow organiser, that will lift the profile of the Mekong Region in Asia and Europe. Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office executive director, Jens...
SATUN, 10 January 2017: Thailand’s Department of National parks has closed two popular tourists island, Tarutao and Adang, due to high tides and rough seas. Thailand’s National News Bureau quoted the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plants Conservation saying...
HONG KONG, 10 January 2017: HK Express rolled out is first aircraft sporting the livery and logo of the U-FLY Alliance, that claims to be the world’s first alliance of low-cost carriers. As one of the founding members, HK Express...

PG flies daily to Danang

BANGKOK, 10 January 2017: Bangkok Airways reports it will increase its Danang flights to daily effective 2 February. The increase comes less than a year after it introduced a Bangkok-Danang flight. The current service operators four times a week on Monday,...
PHUKET, 10 January 2017: Organisers of Phuket’s iconic sports event, Laguna Phuket Triathlon (LPT), Laguna Phuket announced, last week, the 24th edition will be scheduled Sunday 19 November 2017. The event will comprise of signature race distances of a 1.8...