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...
BANGKOK, 7 August 2017: Association of Thai Travel Agents’ member companies handled 3,365,734 travellers, January to July this year, at Suvarnabhumi and Don Mueang airports representing a decline of 7.2% from 3,627,261 trips during the same period last year. ATTA...
BANGKOK, 3 August 2017: Association of Thai Travel Agents will organise 12 training programmes for the remaining months of this year as a part of its policy to build skills for member travel agencies. ATTA’s recently elected committee is now...
GURGAON, INDIA, 27 July 2017: Yatra Online has entered into a definitive agreement, through its subsidiary, Yatra Online Private Limited to acquire Air Travel Bureau Ltd. The Boards of Directors of both companies have approved the transaction according to the...
SHANGHAI, 8 June 2017: ASIA DMC has been named winner at the World Travel Awards in an impressive six categories. The company was awarded Asia’s Leading Destination Management Company 2017 and also received accolades for the leading DMC in Thailand,...
MANILA, 7 June 2017: Luxury travel specialist, Belmond, has opened a new central reservations office in Manila, in a move to improve customer service in the Asia-Pacific region. Belmond consultants will be based in Manila to arrange  travel to destinations...
BANGKOK, 6 June 2017: Tourism Authority of Thailand joins hands with the Online Tourism Club (Thailand)  that seeks to minimise online operators that sell what it called 'lower quality tour packages." The recently-established Online Tourism Club (Thailand) is made up...