LONDON, 24 September 2019: Thomas Cook a household name in global travel has collapsed with the UK Civil Aviation Authority preparing a fleet of aircraft to rescue thousands of travellers following an announcement Monday morning that a...
KUALA LUMPUR, 23 September 2019: Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas is entering the Malaysian hospitality sector with the opening of the Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas scheduled for 1 December.  Desaru Coast...
DOHA, Qatar, 23 September 2019: Qatar Airways has signed a codeshare agreement with China Southern Airlines starting from January 2020. Subject to regulatory approvals, the codeshare agreement is the first step in the strengthening of...
BETHESDA, USA, 23 September 2019: Marriott International has signed a milestone agreement with Northstar to bring The Ritz-Carlton brand to Montenegro. Under the plan funded by Al Yasra, The Ritz-Carlton, Montenegro and The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Montenegro...
BANGKOK, 23 September 2019: Cross Hotels and Resorts has expanded its presence in Vietnam with a new hotel management agreement for the X2 Vibe Halong Bay. The agreement was signed with Halong Bay Hotel Joint Stock Company,...
BANGKOK, 23 September 2019: AirAsia has added a new direct route out of its Chiang Rai hub that struggles to remain commercially viable for the airline. The new service flies four times weekly to Hangzhou...
SINGAPORE, 20 September 2019: Womenwise, an initiative to ensure women are equally represented, valued and rewarded at FCM Travel Solutions launched in Singapore on Thursday. A subsidiary of Flight Centre Travel Group, FCM Travel Solutions latest initiative...

BCD gains NDC level 3

SINGAPORE, 20 September 2019: BCD Travel, a global business travel firm, has gained NDC-Certified Level 3 status from the International Air Transport Association (IATA), the organisation that launched the New Distribution Capability (NDC) data transmission standard.

Rugby fans head for Japan

LANGLEY, UK, 20 September 2019: Advanced flight bookings to Japan suggest rugby fans from the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Ireland will be out in force to support their teams during this year’s Rugby World Cup, according...
SINGAPORE, 19 September 2019: Baby Boomers may be able to retire sooner than they think, according to the authors of Live Richer, Spend Less: International Living’s Ultimate Guide to Retiring Overseas, a new book by Suzan Haskins and Dan Prescher....