SINGAPORE, 23 September 2019: Global hotel rates will increase by 1% to 3% and airfares by 1% to 2% in 2020, according to leading business travel management company BCD Travel’s newly released 2020 Industry Forecast. The increase...
SINGAPORE, 18 September 2019: Travelling, as with any business endeavour, comes with risks. Flight delays, mass protests, natural disasters and even baggage theft are unforeseen threats that could turn a seemingly normal business travel trip into...
SINGAPORE, 18 September 2019: TripAdvisor published its first-ever Review Transparency Report on Monday, revealing for the first time details about its review moderation processes, as well as statistical data on the volume of fake review attempts targeted at the platform in...
SINGAPORE, 13 September 2019: Online travel agents must embrace merchandising and reinvent retail flow to ensure future growth, says Amadeus in its latest industry briefing. Amadeus says the online travel market is evolving – and fast.

Global tourism rises 4%

ST PETERSBURG 11 September 2019 - International tourist arrivals grew 4% from January to June 2019, compared to the same period last year, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer published ahead of the 23rd World Tourism Organization General Assembly....
SINGAPORE, 11 September 2019: CWT M&E, the global meetings and events division of CWT, says the USD840 billion industry is poised for an 8% growth in 2020 despite looming geopolitical and economic headwinds.  The forecast is part of...
SINGAPORE, 6 September 2019: When Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, says he is backing an effort to speed up sustainable tourism and reduce the impact travel has on the climate people listen. That’s because he has...
SINGAPORE, 6 September 2019: Spain, France and Germany are the top three travel powers according to the 2019 World Economic Forum Travel & Tourism Competitive Report released last week. But five Asian destinations are making their mark...
SINGAPORE, 5 September 2019: Five destinations in Asia – Bangkok, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Tokyo and Seoul – attracted 22% of tourist arrivals and 25.2% of the region’s travel expenditure, according to highlights from the Mastercard’s latest edition...
SINGAPORE, 5 September 2019: Shanghai tops the 10 cities list for meeting and events in the Asia-Pacific region followed by Beijing and Singapore in second and third place. CWT M&E, the global meetings and events division of...