AMSTERDAM, 6 November 2017: Asia Pacific travellers are likely to worry more about safety and security than their counterparts from other regions recent research by Carlson Wagonlit Travel concludes. Findings showed Asia Pacific 56% of travellers worry about their safety...
SINGAPORE, 30 October 2017 – The increasing influence of technology and a desire to explore the world are just a few of the reasons young Muslims are fuelling a USD100 billion market, according to a new report. Released last week,...
BELLEVUE, Washington, USA, 30 October 2017: Rogue bookings, or business travellers booking outside of their travel programme parameters, remain a major issue for companies, a recent study* by Egencia, the business travel arm of the Expedia group. While 60% of...
MANILA, 12 October, 2017: Travel statistics have hinted at it for years – Filipinos are not prolific leisure travellers. Now the latest Agoda.com’s research suggests they much prefer to explore their own country than travel overseas. It’s the wealth of scenic getaways...
BANGKOK, 25 September 2017: According to Airbnb Asia Pacific's regional travel survey, travellers are getting more adventurous with food and activities. The APAC survey showed 71% of people emphasised the importance of trying local food while on vacation, and six...

CWT: Cost of meeting rises

AMSTERDAM, 20 September 2017: The cost of attending meetings and events is increasing and the latest research suggests they will continue to rise through 2018. The cost evaluations are part of the latest 2018 Meetings and Events Future Trends report. Released...

What makes us click buy?

BANGKOK, 12 September 2017: Product, service and convenience are elements travellers value when they are researching their next trip rather than just the bottom-line price. Amadeus’s latest report explores what drives travellers to click “buy”, particularly for airlines striving to...
SINGAPORE, 12 September 2017: A leader in digital security, Gemalto reports that its advanced ePassport technologies are now being used in over 30 countries. Claiming the ePassports have “outstanding security” Gemalto believes they also speed up border crossings. Introduced in 2005,...
BANGKOK, 11 September 2017: AccorHotels’ latest research underscores what we have always suspected; a good internet connection tops the clicked boxes when we make a holiday choice. AccorHotels.com did its homework on what makes for a great holiday, assisted by...
LONDON, 5 September 2017: Businesses looking for much-needed data on Chinese travel patterns will soon be able to access analysis from two leading companies in the field – ForwardKeys and COTRI China Outbound Tourism Research Institute. Both organisations are already...