PATTAYA, 13 January 2017: Thailand’s Marine Department confirmed, Wednesday, the official launch date of the Pattaya-Hun Hin ferry service has been postponed until February due to poor weather conditions. It was due to be launched 12 January following earlier delays...
JEJU, SOUTH KOREA, 12 January 2017: Wyndham Hotel Group has opened its newest Ramada hotel on the South Korean island of Jeju. The 273-room Ramada Encore Jeju Seongsan — owned and operated by Sean PMC Seongsan — joins the company’s...
BERLIN, 12 January 2017: ITB Berlin will present a record selection of conference content for delegates attending this year’s travel fair, 8 to 12 March. The show’s convention component  over four days  will deliver 200 sessions, 400 speakers on the...
HONG KONG, 12 January 2017: The 344-room Songbei Shangri-La opened last week in the fabled city of ice, Harbin. It marks Shangri-La’s second debut in this northeast city 18 years after the group opened the Shangri-La Hotel, Harbin in 1999. The...
DOHA, 12 January 2017: Qatar Airways celebrated a successful 2016 through strategic investments, fleet and partnership expansion claiming it will add another 14 destinations to its network over 2017 to 2018. At a time when airlines are downsizing, Qatar Airways...
HO CHI MINH CITY, 12 January 2017: Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism released, late last week, a code of conduct, printed on folding fans, that target domestic and foreign tourists in an effort to build a reputation...
TAIPEI, 12 January 2017: Annual passenger traffic at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport topped 42 million in 2016 improving 9.09%. According to government-owned Taoyuan International Airport Corp, which manages the facility, annual passenger traffic has been growing steadily for the past...
BALI, 12 January 2017: Low-cost airline Tigerair has suspended all flights between Australia and Bali, following a decision by the Indonesian Government to impose new administrative requirements. Australia’s ABC Newz broke the story, releasing details of the airline's statement that...
BANGKOK, 11 January 2017: TMB Bank’s think-tank unit, TMB Analytics, says tourism will be a key driver to boost the country’s economy this year. The bank's analytics said travel and tourism will expand the local economy despite the crackdown on zero-dollar...
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...