LAUSANNE, Switzerland, 30 May 2019: Singapore has been ranked as the world's most competitive economy for the first time since 2010, according to the IMD World Competitiveness Rankings. The United States slipped from the top spot, while...
LONDON, 5 June 2017: A good night’s sleep proves to be most important factor for US and European consumers purchasing a luxury travel experience according to a survey of consumer sentiment regarding luxury travel. The findings are featured in a...
NEW YORK, 20 June 2017: Hong Kong, Sao Paulo and Tokyo are the top cities for food fans worldwide, according to the latest Booking.com report. With three quarters (75%) of global travellers saying that they would likely travel somewhere renowned...
BANGKOK, 14 March 2017: Thai airline passengers expect to be treated with courteousness and politeness by fellow passengers and flight attendants, according to Expedia’s 2017 Thailand Aircraft Etiquette Study released last Thursday. The survey conducted online,  9 to 12 February, explored...
SINGAPORE, 5 March 2019: As corporate travel booms across Asia-Pacific region, the concept of mixing business with pleasure (bleisure), while on a trip is gaining traction. The Economist Intelligence Unit 2019 Bleisure Barometer: Asia's best cities...
LONDON, 14 February 2019: Tourist arrivals in the US from the Asia Pacific region fell by 3.2%* last year, according to latest findings from ForwardKeys. The Kilauea volcano eruption in Hawaii (a top destination for Japanese travellers...
SHANGHAI, 20 March 2018:  More Chinese travellers are showing Interest in visiting Africa according to a forecast by Travelzoo. Booking and search trends indicates largest popularity growth for travel to Africa this 2018 based on the company’s latest Travelzoo Travel...
UAE, Dubai, 4 September 2018: India is now the second most popular destination after Egypt for travellers from the Middle East, North Africa region (MENA), according to Wego’s latest research. Wego released detail of its “ MENA Traveller Destination Leaderboards...
BANGKOK, 10 June 2019:  While claiming it offers new alternatives to travellers, Airbnb has taken some market share from traditional hotels but it is far from doom and gloom at least for now. Findings from...
BALI, 21 February 2017: In the wake of a very challenging 2015, Bali’s average hotel occupancy increased 4% in 2016 bringing a shot of fresh air and hope, but at what cost? The solid occupancy increases across all categories (excluding...