2016 Articles Archive

2016 Articles Archive

Staff cuts at Maldives airline as Chinese traffic decline

A DROP in Chinese arrivals and delays in launching new routes has forced Mega Maldives Airlines to shed jobs. It has reduced its fleet from...

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...

‘No confusion between M Social and Studio M’

Paul James, senior vice president, global marketing and branding, Millennium Hotels & Resorts MILLENNIUM Hotels & Resorts (MHR), which will be unveiling its first M...

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...

TAG appoints GM in newly formed Singapore office

Brandon Chan GLOBAL travel and event management company The Appointment Group (TAG) has named Brandon Chan as the general manager of its newly established Singapore...

Member hotels now joint owners of SLH

Filip Boyen, CEO of SLH SMALL Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) has unveiled a change in the company’s corporate structure, turning member hotels of...

Sampermans appointed GM of The Peninsula Bangkok

Joseph Sampermans has returned to The Peninsula Bangkok as general manager, having been with the property as director of F&B nearly a decade earlier. A...

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...

Photo of the Day: 137 Pillars observes World Environment Day

The 137 Pillars House Chiang Mai team with general manager Anne Arrowsmith (front row, fourth from left) A team of 17 staff from 137 Pillars...

Editor’s Picks from TTG Asia, March 4, 2016

The latest issue of TTG Asia has many features and insights you won’t want to miss. Here are three picks from the print for...

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