KUALA LUMPUR, 21 January 2021: The Bumiputera Tourism Operators Association of Malaysia (Bumitra Malaysia) has appealed to the government to assist the tourism industry, claiming businesses have been severely affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. On behalf of...
DUBAI, 20 January 2021: Emirates stopped flying to Brisbane at the weekend claiming  “operational reasons” while flights to Sydney stopped on Tuesday and Melbourne flights will end today Wednesday 20 January. Last week the...
SINGAPORE 20 January 2021: Singapore Airlines has been awarded a Diamond rating – the highest level attainable – in the APEX Health Safety powered by SimpliFlying audit of global airlines. The audit, which was...
NEW DELHI, 20 January 2021: The Travel Agents Association of India has opened registrations, last week, for member agents to engage in learning online. Last December, TAAI has signed a partnership with LVG Learning, an...
KUALA LUMPUR, 20 January 2021 – The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) is reiterating earlier calls for the government to come up with an enhanced rescue plan for travel agents in the wake of...
HONG KONG, 20 January 2021: Marriott International plans to open 100 properties in the Asia Pacific in 2021 bringing more brands to the region. In 2020, the company marked its 800th hotel opening...
HANOI, 20 January 2021: Vietnam's domestic airlines will increase night flights during the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday when demand peaks for up to three weeks. Tet falls on the first night of the new moon...
DUBAI, UAE, 20 January 2020: Emirates has become one of the first airlines to trial the IATA Travel Pass – a mobile app to help passengers easily and securely manage their travel in line with any government...
BANGKOK, 19 January 2021: Thai Vietjet launched its ‘SkyFUNNER Lucky Draw Campaign’ at the weekend to boost membership give customers a  chance to win grand prizes. Prizes include the complimentary travel PowerPass* for six and 12...
MADRID, 19 January 2021: UNWTO hosted its first ‘hybrid’ meeting of the year bringing together leaders from across the public and private sectors on Monday 18 January for the UNWTO Global Tourism Crisis Committee meeting.