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TAT, Expedia in pact to promote secondary destinations in Thailand

Tourism Authority of Thailand's (TAT) governor Yuthasak Supasorn and Expedia Group's director of market management Pimpawee Nopakitgumjorn, yesterday signed an MoU to boost tourism...

TTG Opinion

Bored with unique experiences: how the phrase loses its meaning

Unique experiences. Two words that invoke anticipation, excitement, wonder – but why oh why am I so bored with them? The race in travel &...

Something to Think About

“Now it’s a 3D experience – there’s the book, the movie and the tour.”

– said Karni Tomer, found and CEO, Wok ’n’ Stroll, on what inspired her to launch a Singapore food tour based on ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

Newsmaker

Master of change

Numerous changes are afoot at Pan Pacific Hotels Group (PPHG), led by Lothar Nessmann who took over the reins as CEO in February 2017. He talks to Karen Yue about pushing for changes that take the organisation forward, adopting technology applications that make sense and keeping the critical dance with travel agents going

Travel Technology

Courting China’s wired travellers

Cindy Choo, regional account director of Reuter Communications, rounds up the top travel apps and platforms in use in China, and how best to target the Chinese luxury traveller

Intelligence

APAC dominates world’s busiest air routes by passenger numbers

In a new study published by Routes, organiser of aviation network development conferences and events, the Asia-Pacific dominates the top 100 busiest routes by passenger numbers, accounting for more than 70% of the world's total.

Future Gen

Keeping the passion for local culture alive

Many have hopped on the bandwagon since tour trails were blazed into Hong Kong’s local enclaves. Ling Ho, a pioneer, says she has more to give when it comes to showing off Hong Kong’s authentic side