SHANGHAI, 7 March 2017: With just eight weeks to go before ITB China opens its doors at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Centre the organisers claim exhibition space is completely sold out. The trade show, jointly organised by Messe...
BERLIN, 6 March 2017: ITB Berlin reports it has measures in place to minimise the impact of ground crew strikes at Berlin’s airports. The world’s largest travel trade show opens Wednesday, 8 March,  at Berlin's sprawling exhibition grounds. ITB Berlin announced,...
BANGKOK, 3 March 2017: The Hotel Management Thailand Summit will return to Bangkok 25 May. Over 150 international speakers and delegates are expected to attend HMT. Produced by international conference organiser, Questex Hospitality Group, the event will draw senior hoteliers to...
BANGKOK, 3 March 2017: Southeast Asian- inbound tour specialist, Khiri Travel, will unveil two new community and nature-based tours in North Thailand and North Lombok at ITB Berlin, next week. The emphasis is on providing insights into lesser-known corners of...
MUMBAI, 2 March 2017: Over 10,000 trade visitors attended the three-day OTM trade show held in Mumbai, 21 to 23 February, Fairfest, the show organiser, in its a post-event review. Exhibitors from a record number of 60 countries showcased their destinations...
BERLIN, 2 March 2017: New interactive features to help travel trade executives to plan their ITB visit have been introduced in the latest version of the ITB App. The updated app is free and available now for download on App Store...

UAE focus country at OTM

MUMBAI, 24 February 2017: An official delegation from the UAE participated in OTM – India's largest travel trade show that wrapped up Thursday evening in Mumbai, India. Led by UAE’s Ministry of Economy, the delegation was made up of representatives...
BERLIN, 23 February 2017: One year before its official launch in March 2018, the Berlin Travel Festival invites trade visitors and media to a preview at ITB Berlin. This innovative festival format, part concept store for end-consumers and part niche...

MTF takes meeting outdoors

VIENTIANE, 22 February 2017: Lao PDR will host the annual Mekong Tourism Forum in Luang Prabang 6 to 9 June adopting the theme, "Prosper with Purpose”. Last week Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office executive director, Jens Thraenhart, met with Ministry of...
BANGKOK, 21 February 2017: Thailand’s Ministry of Tourism and Sports will increase efforts to promote Thailand as a sports hub during the up-coming ITB Berlin, 8 to 12 March. Tourism and sports minister, Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, said sports was a priority...