2016 Articles Archive

2016 Articles Archive

US issues travel alert for Xaisomboun, Laos

THE US Department of State has issued a travel alert for all its citizens to the risks of travelling to the Xaisomboun Province of...

Cebgo ATR 72-600 turboprop aircraft

Rosa Ocampo takes a seat onboard Cebgo’s newest ATR 72-600 turboprop aircraft on the Manila-Boracay route and enjoys a flight that exceeds her expectations...

Malaysia’s north to soar on Qatar’s wings

Qatar Airways’ new thrice-weekly flights between Doha and Penang, commencing February 6, 2018, are spurring hopes among Malaysian inbound agents of stronger European traffic...

M&C’s Aloysius Lee notifies board of impending retirement

ALOYSIUS Lee, director and group CEO of Millennium & Copthorne Hotels (M&C) has notified the company on his intention to retire. He has also requested...

The Parisian Macao’s Eiffel Tower

Prudence Lui finds a sense of joie de vivre at The Parisian Macao, whose iconic Eiffel Tower replica illuminates the city with its resplendent...

Avatar exhibition debuts In Taipei

Taipei became the first stop for Avatar: Discover Pandora, when the interactive exhibition last week premiered in the Taiwanese city for a three-month showcase...

Service residences: Outlook 2016

Serviced residence operators believe they are a a more resilient accommodation model that can withstand shocks Lisa Rauch, director of sales, Asia-Pacific, Oakwood Worldwide Demand For...

Gallery: Aerotel Singapore’s grand opening

Song Hoi-see (fifth from right), founder and CEO of Plaza Premium Group and Teo Chew Hoon (fourth from right), senior vice president, airside concessions division of Changi Airport...

Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong

With its bold décor and Peranakan design touches, this property oozes enough cultural charm to make Rachel AJ Lee appreciate her Straits Chinese roots...

Conrad Manila expects to do well with MICE crowd

THE 347-key Conrad Manila expects to generate a “pretty substantial” one-third of business from MICE when it opens in March or April, said its...

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