MANILA, 16 October 2020: ASEANTA, the umbrella trade association for the 10 ASEAN countries calls for the introduction of green corridors within the region to encourage "risk-free travel between major destinations. Commenting on the...
BANGKOK, 17 April 20290: Despite pessimism surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic and the financial impact it will have on travel organisations worldwide, the Pacific Asia Travel Association welcomed eight new organisations during April. One of them is the...
BANGKOK, 25 August 2017: Pacific Asia Travel Association is offering members access to a monthly China Outbound Tourism Price Index through its online store. PATA members get to save USD900 for a report that has a USD5,999 price tag for 12...
KUALA LUMPUR, 15 April 2020: Amid border closures, shutdowns and lockdowns, Asia Pacific airlines are striving to maintain critical air connectivity to transport supplies and serve the needs of people who still need to travel urgently, including skilled medical personnel...
BRUSSELS, 18 November 2019: Seamless travel makes for a popular talking point at travel conferences, but making it a reality for travellers is not proving to be that simple. The topic came up for...
BANGKOK, 26 February 2018: A backlash against the powerful US National Rifle Association sees major travel related companies cutting ties in response to calls from #BoycottNRA campaign. The grass-roots campaign targeting NRA member benefits was launched after 17 people were...
BANGKOK, 16 October 2020: The Pacific Asia Travel Association announced a new PATA executive board this week led by a former Hertz Asia Pacific regional chief Soon-Hwa Wong. He takes over from Chris Bottrill...
KUALA LUMPUR, 24 July 2020: The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) urges governments to ease unduly onerous restrictions on international air travel to re-establish global connectivity with evidence-based measures to safeguard public health.
LONDON, 10 August 2020: Popular holiday destinations Sri Lanka and Grenada, are among the latest destinations to begin using the world’s first-ever global safety and hygiene stamp, launched recently by the World Travel & Tourism Council. Endorsements...
BANGKOK 29 March 2018: Skal International Bangkok elected Andrew Wood as president at the club’ annual general meeting yesterday. Wood has been a Skal member for 26 years and was the Bangkok club’s president 2008 to 2010. He is also a...