BANGKOK, 20 September 2017: Destination Asia’s founder and CEO, James Reed, assumes the role of executive chairman, while Monique Arnoux joins as the company’s CEO. Reed formed Destination Asia Group in 1996, and is credited with being one of the...
BANGKOK, 8 September 2017: The Tourism Authority of Thailand has pledged to make the ASEAN Tourism Forum (ATF) in Chiang Mai a success, by improving the quality of TRAVEX buyers. claiming ASEAN destinations earn millions of dollars in business transacted...
Khiri Travel Vietnam has opened a new office in Hoi An, on the central coast of Vietnam to serve clients heading for the World Heritage resort. Established 1 September, the office is the company’s third after Hoi Chi Minh City...
SHANGHAI, 4 September 2017: China’s mega travel corporation Ctrip reports strong financial results in the second quarter of 2017 with net revenue increasing 45% year-on-year to RMB6.4 billion (USD946 million). The unaudited results revealed Ctrip’s accommodation reservation business delivered healthy...
BANGKOK, 31 August 2017: Thailand’s inbound travel companies continue to face declines in tourists using their services, based on the latest data from the Association of Thai Travel Agents. Based on a meet-and-greet tally at Bangkok’s two gateway airports, ATTA...
BANGKOK, 30 August 2017: Japan Tourism Organization (JNTO) will host the  Japan Tour 2017,  22 to 24 September in a downtown Bangkok shopping mall hall. The event’s venue is Royal Paragon Hall 3, Siam Paragon, 5th Floor. JNTO is assembling travel...
HANOI, 29 August 2017: Vietnam-based ASIA DMC will launch a North American sales office based in Los Angeles headed by American born, Derek Ong. Ong will assume the role of director of sales and marketing for ASIA DMC in the...
BANGKOK, 18 August 2017: Thai Hotels Association is inviting members to join a Hotels Meet Local Agents Chinese Speaking Marketplace, 1330 to 1930, 22 September. The sales event will be held at Chaturathit and Parichart rooms, Golden Tulip Sovereign Hotel Bangkok. THA...
BANGKOK, 15 August 2017: Thai Travel Agents Association estimates Thais travel overseas will reach 8.5 million visits by this the end of this year. TTAA’s president, Suparerk Soorangura, told TTR Weekly that the number of Thais make overseas trips this...
LONDON, 9 August 2017: JacTravel’s CEO, Terry Williamson, has announced that he will be leaving JacTravel following the completion of the sale of the company to Webjet. The sale is scheduled to be completed officially at the end of this...